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2016 SWFight.com Boxer of the Year: Jennifer Han

Jennifer Han (Ruben R. Ramirez/El Paso Times)

Las Cruces, NM’s Jose Salinas is 2016 SWFight.com New Mexico Boxer of the Year El Paso Champion, Jennifer Han 2016 SWFight.com Boxer of the Year For the first time since we started our annual awards back in 2012, a fighter has taken the title of ‘SWFight.com Boxer of the Year’ for a second consecutive year. It was not even close ...

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Greatest Championship KOs in Albuquerque-Fighter History

Bob Foster, Holly Holm, Johnny Tapia

Where does Holly Holm’s KO of Ronda Rousey rank on our list of greatest Burqueño championship bout knockouts? Burqueños have been holding their heads up high and have been thinking they’re allll baaaad since the devastating head kick knockout blow that Albuquerque’s Holly Holm (10-0) delivered to the previously undefeated Ronda Rousey (12-1) en route to claiming the UFC Bantamweight ...

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Jodie Esquibel Claims NABF Title at Buffalo Thunder

Jodie Esquibel

Brandon Holmes and Pat Holmes Jr. Win By TKO on ‘The Takeover’ Undercard A crowd of just over 2,000 was on-hand Saturday night at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino for a Holmes Boxing promoted card that featured a women’s NABF Light Flyweight title fight. In the main event of the evening Albuquerque’s Jodie Esquibel and Mexico’s Mayela Perez provided ...

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Abie Han Gets ESPN2 Main Event Fight Against Sergio Mora

Abraham Han vs. Sergio Mora

El Paso’s Abraham Han Faces Sergio Mora in IBF World Rankings Battle With IBF Middleweight Champion Jermain Taylor being forced to withdraw from his Feb. 6 fight due to his recent legal troubles, his opponent Sergio Mora was left without a foe for the main event of the ESPN2 “Friday Night Fights” card at Beau Rivage Resort & Casino in Biloxi, Miss. On two-weeks’ notice ...

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Holmes Boxing Holding ‘Cold War’ Card Open Workouts Today

Holmes Boxing- Cold War

Damacio Page and Cody East to Participate in Open Workout This afternoon, Holmes Boxing and Orthrus Promotions will hold an open workout at The Fight Shop New Mexico to help promote their January 24th “Cold War” professional boxing card slated for Buffalo Thunder Casino & Hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The open workout will feature up-and-coming boxers Patrick Holmes Jr. ...

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With Layoff Over, Cristian Cabral Looks to Become New Mexico’s Top Welterweight

Cristian Cabral

By the end of next month Albuquerque’s Cristian Cabral will have gone through the “Murderers’ Row” of New Mexico welterweights. On Saturday night he will be taking on 23-fight veteran Shawn Gallegos (19-4, 5KOs), also of Albuquerque, at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Cabral’s first bout since his lone professional loss in June ...

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‘Fright Night Boxing’ Weigh-In Today at Buffalo Thunder

Fright Night Boxing

The official weigh-in for Holmes Boxing and Orthrus Promotions ‘Fright Night Boxing’ card will take place today at 2:00 p.m. MST at Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort inside the Turquoise Trail Restaurant.  The fight card itself will take place from Buffalo Thunder Casino and Resort inside the Event Center on Saturday with doors opening at 6:00 p.m. MST with the ...

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