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Buffalo Thunder Casino to Host Holmes Boxing Event July 20th

The city of Santa Fe will host its second boxing event on July 30th as Holmes Boxing will promote a fight card at the Buffalo Thunder Casino just outside of Santa Fe, New Mexico on Saturday July 20th, boxing promoter Patrick Holmes confirmed with us today. There are five New Mexican fighters on the card thus far those include Santa Feans Brandon Holmes (1-0), ...

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Mendoza Wins by KO as Griego Loses by Points at 2013 National Golden Gloves

At the 2013 National Golden Gloves Tournament of Champions in Salt Lake City, Utah Atrisco Boxing and Rio Rancho’s Brian “La Bala” Mendoza (Colorado/New Mexico) defeated Samuel Shamir Ellsworth (Mid South Region) via 2nd round KO. In the only fighter representing New Mexico, Mirabal Boxing’s Matthew “Diamond Boy” Griego of Albuquerque, lost a decision to St. Louis Missouri’s Timothy Jarman according to Colorado ...

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Maldonado Jr. to Face Ramos Jr. On Maidana-Lopez Undercard in California

Earlier today Fidel Maldonado Sr. confirmed that his son Fidel Maldonado Jr. (15-2,12KOs) would be facing fellow Golden Boy Promotions’ fighter Luis Ramos Jr. (23-1,10KOs) on June 8th at Home Depot Center in Carson, California. “Everything’s done except we don’t know if we’ll be defending our WBC Latino belt,” says Maldonado Sr. of the battle of southpaws and the WBC Latino American title which ...

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Holly Holm too Much for Mary McGee as she Ends Boxing Career

Holly Holm Heads to MMA on a High Note, Easily Outpoints Mary McGee in Final Fight ALBUQUERQUE, NM- A chapter in women’s boxing history closed last night as Holly Holm was victorious in her final match in the sport against Mary McGee in a light welterweight contest. Nearly 3,000 fans were on hand at the Route 66 Casino in Albuquerque, New ...

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Brian Mendoza Dreams of Golden Gloves Glory

After easily steamrolling his way through the New Mexico Golden Gloves and Regional Golden Gloves’ 152lb class, Rio Rancho’s and Atrisco Boxing’s, Brian Mendoza looks to fulfill a dream he had recently. In the dream he easily took the Regional Golden Gloves in Colorado; all of his victories coming by way of decisions; in reality it was actually a lot easier ...

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Holly Holm vs. Mary McGee- Mayhem Weigh-In Results

ALBUQUERQUE, NM-Earlier today at the Route 66 Casino fighers for Saturday night’s Fresquez Productions Holly Holm vs. Mary McGee – Mayhem card hit the scales. Both Holm and McGee weighed in well under the 140lb light welterweight limit which makes the fight official as a championship bout for both the IBA and WBF light welterweight titles. Doors at the Route ...

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Holly Holm vs Mary McGee Final Press Conference Takes Place Today

The final press conference for Saturday night’s light welterweight championship fight between Holly Holm and Mary McGee will be held today at 2:00 pm at Route 66 Casino Hotel. Fresquez Productions says that public is welcome attend the presser. The weigh-ins for the fight card will take place Friday at 2:00 pm with the fights taking place Saturday night at 7pm. All ...

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Mary McGee Plans to Beat Holly Holm Back Into Boxing

Mary McGee Looks to Prevent Holly Holm from Retiring by Beating her Saturday Night Escaping the streets of a rough city can seem like a never-ending exodus. If one is not consumed by the environment itself it is simply life that takes over them or their loved ones. For Gary, Indiana’s Mary McGee (20-1, 11KOs) boxing has provided a haven ...

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Pancrase Card Featuring Nakai vs Gonzales to be on iPPV

The May 19th Pancrase 247 “Champion vs. Champion / Queen vs. Queen” event featuring the Pancrase bantamweight champion Rin Nakai (13-0) against FIT NHB’s Brenda Gonzales (4-0) of Moriarty, New Mexico, will be streamed on internet pay-per-view (iPPV) via Ustream.tv. The evening’s main event will feature a welterweight championship bout between Japanese fighters Takenori Sato of Akita and Shizuoka’s Shingo ...

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