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ABQ’s Matthew Baca Signs to Face 50 Cent Fighter Ryan Martin on ESPN

Matthew Baca

Matthew Baca faces 50 Cent’s Fighter Ryan Martin on ESPN2 Friday Night Fights Card On Wednesday, Albuquerque boxer Matthew Baca announced that he has signed a contract to fight Ryan Martin in the opening fight on a nationally televised ESPN Friday Night Fights card July 2nd. The four-round bout will take place at Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket, Connecticut and will air live ...

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Iron Boy Promotions Makes Its Way to El Paso June 6th

Iron Boy XIII El Paso, Texas

Iron Boy XIII to feature Arizona, New Mexico and Texas Fighters at Buchanans Event Center in El Paso, Texas Ayanna Vasquez will make professional debut The popular Arizona-based boxing company, Iron Boy Promotions, will be making its way outside of the state when its event Iron Boy XIII debuts in El Paso, Texas, Friday June 6th at the Buchanans Event Center. ...

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5 Things to Look For at Saturday’s Buffalo Thunder Boxing Card

Tonight Holmes Boxing and Orthrus Promotions join forces to bring the public “Return of the Warrior” at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino just outside of Santa Fe, New Mexico. The card is stacked with eight fights, a rarity in central and northern New Mexico where we are accustomed to seeing four to six fights on the card; Eight-fight cards ...

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“Return of the Warrior” Boxing Card Participants to Take Part in Open Workout Saturday in Santa Fe

This weekend, Holmes Boxing will hold an open workout to help promote January 25th’s “Return of the Warrior” Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino boxing card. The workout will take place Saturday at 2pm inside the Lithia Chrysler Jeep Dodge of Santa Fe showroom. Among those expected to participate in the workout are the main event’s Tony Valdez, co-main event’s Brandon Holmes, former NABF female ...

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“Return of the Warrior” Boxing Card Hits Buffalo Thunder

Boxing will return to the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino on January 25th. The event dubbed “Return of the Warrior” is presented by Holmes Boxing and Orthrus Promotions. The main event features Española’s Tony Valdez (7-4-3, 7KOs) against Albuquerque’s Jaime Gutierrez. Valdez is coming off a final round loss against Felipe Castañeda in a WBC USNBC Super Flyweight title fight ...

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Castaneda Down on Points Comes Back to Stop Valdez in Last Round at Buffalo Thunder

A raucous packed ballroom of about 1,200 were on hand to witness what could be the boxing card of the year, Saturday at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino. The evening’s main event saw Espanola’s Tony Valdez great game plan early on abandoned in the final round against San Antonio, Texas‘ Felipe Castaneda in their WBC US Super Flyweight championship match. ...

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Holmes Boxing’s New Mexico Pride & Glory Play by Play

Felipe Castaneda def. Tony Valdez via 8th rd TKO 01:34 8) Men come out and trade. Probably a bad game plan for Valdez. Valdez cuaght with four big shots. And another huge flurry from Valdez. Castaneda is on a rampage Valdez stumbles around the ring. Valdez is holding strong. Ref stops fight after a huge exchange Castaneda landed some huge ...

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Holmes Boxing’s New Mexico Pride & Glory – Weigh Ins Thursday at Buffalo Thunder

Thursday afternoon at 2pm inside Club Warehouse at Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino, the weigh-in for Holmes Productions’ New Mexico Pride & Glory card will take place. The fight which takes place Friday night will also be held at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino, in the facility’s Tewa Grand Ballroom. Headlining the bill is a WBC United States (USNBC) Super ...

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