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Torres Loses by Wide Scores in Close Fight

LONGMONT, CO.- Saturday night, the city of Longmont, Colorado hosted it’s first ever professional boxing card at The Boulder County Fairgrounds. In the main event hometown favorite Raul “Chino” Carrillo (10-1), took on Albuquerque’s Josh “Pitbull” Torres (7-2-1). The estimated crowd of about 500, was heavily in favor of Carrillo but a small contingent of Torres fans made sure they ...

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Warriors Conquest Weigh In Results – Josh Torres Makes Weight (Video)

LONGMONT, Colorado – On Friday, at 6pm local time Las Palmeras Restaurant hosted a weigh-in, for Saturday’s Warriors Conquest card featuring Albuquerque’s Josh “Pitbull” Torres (7-1-1) against Raul “El Chino” Carrillo (9-1) in the main event. In his first contest since the passing of his trainer Johnny Tapia, Torres (7-1-1) will be facing a tough challenge in Carrillo (9-1), in the latter’s ...

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Trout Confirms Bundrage is Favorite for Saul Canelo Alvarez on September 15th

The “Regular” WBA Super Welterweight Champion, Austin “No Doubt” Trout, told us in an exclusive interview today that IBF Light Middleweight Champion Cornelius “K-9” Bundrage, if victorious in his next bout, will more than likely be the next 154-pounder to face Golden Boy Promotions’, WBC Light Middleweight Champion, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. With the upset of Victor Ortiz by Josesito Lopez ...

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Austin Trout trainer Louie Burke on Ortiz-Lopez and Possible Canelo Alvarez Fight

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Earlier today we had the opportunity to speak to “Regular” WBA Super Welterweight champion Austin Trout’s trainer Louie Burke. With last night’s surprising victory by Josesito Lopez over Victor Ortiz, WBC Junior Middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, is now searching for a new opponent for his September 15th match-up. In the mix are a handful of possible replacements ...

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SWMMA Southwest Massacre Results

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – On a hot Saturday evening, South West Mixed Martial Arts held “Southwest Massacre”, an amateur MMA event at the National Guard Armory in Albuquerque, New Mexico. A total of five fights thrilled fans, many of whom traveled from outside of the city to see their respective fighters. Check out our fight gallery on Facebook. FULL RESULTS Main Event: ...

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SWMMA Amateur Card This Saturday Night in Albuquerque

On Saturday night, South West Mixed Martial Arts will be presenting an all amateur MMA card titled “Southwest Massacre”, at the National Guard Armory located at 600 Wyoming Blvd. NE in Albuquerque, NM. There are a total of 13 bouts scheduled to take place. Pre-sale tickets are available for $15 on www.holdmyticket.com,  tickets will be priced at $20 at the ...

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Julio Cesar Chavez vs Andy Lee Weigh In Results- Han and Gomez Make Weight

Today’s weigh in results. The fights will take place tomorrow in El Paso, Texas at UTEP’s Sun Bowl football stadium. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. 159 vs Andy Lee 159.25- 12rds for Chavez Jr’s WBC middleweight title Miguel Vasquez 137.75 vs. Daniel Attah 135- 10rds, lightweight (non-title) Roberto Marroquin 124 vs. Arturo Santiago 122.5- 8rds, super bantamweight Juan Saucedo 145 vs. ...

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Band of Boxing Brothers

The Sanchez Family

Three brothers. All disciplined in the arts. Their westside Albuquerque family home, lies on a half an acre of land that can be deceiving at first glance. The father, greets us at the door. Once inside, he leads us through a small living room, then the narrow kitchen where the boys’ mother shyly stands and softly says, ‘hola’. In traditional ...

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Abraham Han Looking to Make Statement at Middleweight on Chavez-Lee Card

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – When Abraham “Abie” Han (16-0, 10KOs), steps into the ring to face Bloomfield, New Mexico’s Joseph Gomez (18-5, 8KOs), Saturday night at Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas, he will officially be making the move up to the middleweight division. The move from the light middleweight to middleweight was not necessarily one by choice but one out ...

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