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Hector Muñoz says he has Signed to Face Jermall Charlo April 26th

Hector Munoz and Jermall Charlo

Hector Muñoz Fights Saturday Against Jermall Charlo Live on Showtime Extreme It is another late notice fight for Albuquerque’s Hector Muñoz who tells SWFight.com that he has signed to fight undefeated Texan Jermall Charlo Saturday night at the Stub Hub Center in Carson, California. The fight will help make up the Showtime Extreme portion of the Keith Thurman vs. Julio ...

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2013 Southwest Fight News Awards: Boxing Upset of the Year

East Cruises with Crushing KO, Muñoz Decisions Camacho Jr. New Mexico is a state that is not just accustomed to seeing hybrid fighters participate in the “other” sport but it is a state that is used to seeing fighters succeed in both. When mixed martial artists Cody East made his boxing debut in March he was not yet the King of the ...

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Johnny Tapia Presents The Next Chapter 3 Weigh In Results

Earlier today at Sadie’s of New Mexico: New Mexican Restaurant in Albuquerque, New Mexico weigh-ins for Saturday night’s Johnny Tapia Presents The Next Chapter 3 card were held. The bouts will take place at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Albuquerque and will be followed by a concert which will feature local and national artists: Nina Sky, Juan Gambino, The Godfather of NM Music ...

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Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter II Results

Last night a crowded ballroom at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico saw many surprises Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter fight card. The main event favorite Josh Torres received a stern test from El Paso, Texas veteran Bernardo Guereco (16-17-1) who was able to pressure and confuse Torres for the first half of the fight. The 39-year-old Guereca ...

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Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter II Weigh-In Results

Earlier today at the Crowne Plaza Hotel the weigh-ins to the Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter II card were held. The five-fight card is now set. The fights will take place Friday night at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Tickets can be purchased at http://johnnytapiapresents.com/ Weigh-In Results Josh Torres (147) vs. Bernardo Guereca (149) Hector Muñoz (147.8) vs. Jeremiah Torres (146.2) Brenda ...

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Johnny Tapia Present: The Next Chapter II Final Presser

Earlier today at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Team Tapia held the final press conference for Friday night’s Johnny Tapia Present: The Next Chapter II card. During the press Team Tapia officially announced that the mixed martial arts portion of the bill has been dropped completely. Five boxing matches will now make up the night’s action. The organization did mention that ...

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Final Johnny Tapia Presents: Next Chapter II Presser Set for Today

A press conference for Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter II, will be held today at 2 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel located at 1901 University Blvd NE 87102. The bill has now been updated and will feature a six-fight boxing card Friday night at the Crowne Plaza. The event will be highlighted by Albuquerque veterans Josh `Pitbull’ Torres and Hector “El ...

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Feb. 1st Johnny Tapia Presents Boxing/MMA Card Formally Announced

Earlier today at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Team Tapia formally announced their next Johnny Tapia Presents card to take place February 1st at the hotel. The fight card will be a hybrid event with both boxing and mixed martial arts matches. The the main event will feature Josh Torres (9-2, 4KOs) against an unnamed opponent while fellow ...

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Hector Muñoz Steps up as Late Replacement to Face Dmitriy Salita

Earlier today it was announced that Albuquerque Boxer Hector Muñoz (20-8, 13KOs) would step in– once again– as a late-replacement,  to face Dmitri Salita (34-1, 18KOs) October 20th at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Hardcore New Mexico boxing fans, especially the Albuquerque ones, might remember Salita as a rumored opponent in 2005 and 2006 for former title contender ...

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Austin Trout Recaps His Albuquerque Visit

WBA “Regular” Super Welterweight champion Austin “No Doubt” Trout joined us to discuss his recent visit to Albuquerque, New Mexico. During his visit Trout stopped by the KiMo Theater to meet with City of Albuquerque representatives to discuss a planned October sit-down interview with he and women’s pound for pound boxing champion Holly Holm of Albuquerque. The Las Cruces raised ...

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