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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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Johnny Tapia to be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame

Johnny Tapia to Become First Native New Mexican Fighter to join the International Boxing Hall of Fame Johnny Tapia, Evander Holyfield, and Marco Antonio Barrera headline the International Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2017 Today, it was announced that the late Albuquerque, New Mexico native, Johnny Tapia, will be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame on June 11 as ...

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Sanchez Camp Ready to Tame ‘El Toro’, Eyeing Torres Rematch

Jose Luis Sanchez

With a win Sanchez camp hopes for Josh Torres rematch When his original opponent was forced off of the upcoming September 24 Elite Warrior’s card, Albuquerque boxer Jose Luis Sanchez did not have to wait long for a bullish challenge. In steps ‘El Toro’, Las Vegas, N.M.’s Arturo Crespin (13-7-1, 4KOs), who with an often lead-with-the-head, hard-hitting style gives everyone ...

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Perrella vs. Ugas headlines Premier Boxing Champions’ first New Mexico Show 9/27 at Buffalo Thunder

PBC on FS1

PBC on FS1 to feature Brandon Holmes and slew of other New Mexico Fighters A welterweight showdown between undefeated Bryant Perrella (14-0, 13KOs) and Yordenis Ugas (16-3, 7KOs) will headline the first Premier Boxing Champions to take place in the state of New Mexico on Tuesday, September 27, at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino in the Pueblo of Pojoaque. ...

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Austin Trout Strives to Make Jermall Charlo Look Amateurish

Jermall Charlo vs. Austin Trout

Austin Trout Big Underdog Against Champion Jermall Charlo Tonight in Las Vegas It has been 896 days since Austin Trout last stepped in the ring for a world title fight. He has been an underdog in his last three championship bouts—tonight, will make it four as he enters his contest against IBF Super Welterweight champion Jermall Charlo with a stacked 4-to-1 ...

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Fidel Maldonado Jr. vs. Art Hovhannisyan May 20 in Indio Springs, California

Fidel Maldonado Jr. vs. Art Hovhannisyan

Maldonado Jr. vs. Hovhannisyan will air on Estrella TV On Friday, May 20, Albuquerque’s top boxer Fidel Maldonado Jr. will take on Art Hovhannisyan at the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California. The 10-round fight is currently set to be the co-main event on the televised (Estrella TV) Golden Boy Promotions undercard headlined by welterweights Eddie Gomez (18-1, 11 KOs) ...

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Austin Trout vs. Jermall Charlo May 21 in Las Vegas

Jermall Charlo vs Austin Trout

Jermall Charlo to make 2nd title defense against Austin Trout Jermall Charlo vs. Austin Trout Odds Unable to secure a venue in Houston, Texas for the Premiere Boxing Champions May 21 card, TGB Promotions and Mayweather Promotions have moved the bill which features a bout between IBF Super Welterweight champion Jermall Charlo and Las Cruces, N.M.’s Austin Trout to The Chelsea Inside ...

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Josh Torres Huge Underdog in March 12 Fight vs Zab Judah

Zab Judah vs. Josh Torres

Zab Judah vs. Josh Torres March 12 Odds and Tickets The sportsbook are not giving Josh Torres much of a chance to beat former world champion Zab Judah on March 12. Torres (15-4-2, 7KOs), according to the online sportsbook 5Dimes, is a 22-to-1 underdog while Judah (42-9 ,29KOs) is a massive 50-to-1 favorite. The contest will headline the “Knockout Night at the ...

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