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Arturo Crespin vs. Maurice Louishomme

Ranee Ganoy and Shawn Gallegos Make Weight for Highly Anticipated Co-Main Event The McKernan Events Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico’s South Valley played host to “Battle at 5 Points” boxing card weigh-in this afternoon. Two fights saw fighters miss the weight limits including the main event as Las Vegas, N.M.’s Arturo Crespin weighed in at 165lbs for his 162lbs +/-2 ...

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Boxing: Southwest Showdown and Iron Boy XV Results

Shabazz Stops Undefeated Downs in El Paso This weekend a slew of fighters from El Paso, Texas and New Mexico participated on boxing cards in Texas and Arizona; Escalante Promotions’ card in El Paso and the nationally televised Iron Boy XV card in Phoenix. Check out the results of some of the fights that features boxers based out of our ...

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Escalante Promotions’ Southwest Showdown Features Shabazz vs. Downs, and Croom Boxing Debut

Carlos Villa and John Montes Fight for Vacant Lightweight Texas Title On Saturday night, Escalante Promotions is scheduled to hold an eight-bout fight card dubbed Southwest Showdown in Cantunillo, Texas inside the Alpha Athletics & Fitness Center. In the evening’s main event fans will get a very compelling bout between Las Cruces, New Mexico’s Sijuola Ade “Siju” Shabazz (4-1, 4KOs) ...

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Kevin Croom Rides Nine-Fight Win Streak into MFC 40

Kevin Croom bantamweight

Kevin Croom “The Hard-Hitting Hilbilly” Hopes to Get Into the UFC after MFC 40 It is not the Bantamweight championship against Anthony Birchak that New Mexico trained Kevin Croom was originally training for but he does not seem to care much as long as he gets to fight. With plenty of notice Jesse Brock fills in for an injured Birchak ...

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Southwest Fight News Monthly Awards For February 2014

Month two of 2014 is in the books and chalk up another buzz-worthy month of combat sports action. From nationally televised boxing action to some local MMA, the combat schedule for February may have been less busy then January but still carried plenty of weight regardless. Following up on the success of January’s Monthly Award recognition, we follow up with ...

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Kevin Croom to Meet Anthony Birchak May 9th at MFC 40

Early Monday morning, Maximum Fighting Championship announced the signing of New Mexico based fighter Kevin Croom (13-4; Sherdog record) to a multi-fight deal. In his first fight with the promotion he is expected to face MFC Bantamweight Champion, Anthony Birchak (11-1), of Arizona. The fight is scheduled to co-headline MFC 40 on May 9th and will air live on AXS TV ...

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2013 Southwest Fight News: MMA Fighter Of The Year

Kevin Croom Rolls Out A Memorable Year And Captures Fighter Of The Year Honors The record of 8-0 sounds typically like a fighter who has had a few really solid years competing in MMA action. Traditionally, a fighter will fight between once to four times a year and that is being generous considering injuries and match making provide obstacles for ...

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