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2013 Southwest Fight News Awards: Boxer of the Year

Is there even a question about this one? Out of all our awards this may have been our easiest to handout. After going .500 in 2012, New Mexico’s Fidel Maldonado came back in 2013 with a vengeance, blowing right through his three opponents. In February, he took a fight against Jorge Romero, a fight which according to the Maldonado’s their manager ...

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Underdog Fidel Maldonado Jr. Calls Tonight’s Fight With Luis Ramos Jr. the Biggest Opportunity of Career

Maldonado Jr. Relishes Role of Underdog The stage is set for Fidel Maldonado Jr. and Luis Ramos Jr. to assert themselves as a true contender in the light welterweight division on tonight’s Golden Boy Promotions boxing card at Cowboys Dancehall in San Antonio, Texas. Both men come into the contest via different journeys but have the same opportunity to make a statement on ...

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Fidel Maldonado Jr. and Luis Ramos Jr. to Headline Nov. 11th Fox Sports 1: Golden Boy Live Card in San Antonio

Earlier today Fidel Maldonado Jr.’s father Fidel Sr. confirmed that his son has signed a contract to fight Luis Ramos Jr. in a light-welterweight contest, Monday November 11th in San Antonio, Texas. The bout according to Maldonado is scheduled as the main event for Fox Sports 1’s weekly installment of Golden Boy Live. “I think Fidel is gonna walk him ...

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SWFight.com’s 1/2 Year Awards for 2013 (Boxing Edition)

The first half of the year has seen our two biggest boxing stars not very active. Holly Holm announced her retirement after her only fight this year and is now making a full time transition into mixed martial arts and in April, Austin Trout lost a decision to Saul “Canelo” Alvarez in a fight that was much more competitive than the judges scores ...

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Maldonado Stops Alvarez Osuna in First Round

Fidel Maldonado Jr. Wins Third Straight He’s officially back! Albuquerque’s top boxing prospect and so far New Mexico Boxer of the Year, Fidel Maldonado Jr. (16-2, 12KOs) defeated Abraham Alvarez Osuna (16-4-1, 7KOs) via first round TKO in Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico. The following report was originally posted by the online publication Quequi on their Facebook page in Spanish. We have translated ...

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Maldonado Jr. Takes on Alvarez Osuna This Weekend in Mexico

The city of Albuquerque’s best boxer Fidel Maldonado Jr. (15-2, 12KOs) is back in action south of the border this weekend as he takes on Sinaloa,  Mexico’s Abraham Alvarez Osuna (16-3-1, 7KOs) at the Centro de Convenciones in Villahermosa, Tabasco, Mexico. Despite the venue and opponent being last minute notice, Maldonado had been busy in the gym training for a ...

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Luis Ramos Pulls Out of Fidel Maldonado Fight

Earlier this evening the Espinoza Boxing Club announced that their fighter Luis Ramos Jr., has pulled out of his June 8th fight against Albuquerque’s Fidel Maldonado Jr. for personal reasons. The contest was slated to be part of the undercard for the Marcos Maidana vs. Josesito Lopez main event at the Home Depot Center in Carson, California. Espinoza Boxing who ...

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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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