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Tony Valdez Escapes with Draw Against Gilberto Mendoza at Duke City Throwdown

Duke City Throwdown

Questionable Split Draw in Valdez vs. Mendoza Bout Duke City Throwdown Full Results There’s no doubt about it, Española’s Tony Valdez always makes for entertaining fights but after his rematch Saturday at the Albuquerque Convention Center against Gilberto Mendoza, he found himself in the middle of a very controversial decision. Early on in the contest, Valdez (8-4-6, 7KOs) set the tone ...

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Tony Valdez Upcoming Gilberto Mendoza Rematch Brings Back ‘Hollewood’ Montes Memories

Tony Valdez vs. Hollewood Raymond Montes

Valdez Faces Mendoza Saturday Night at the Albuquerque Convention Center An extremely dry year for New Mexico boxing gets a much needed ounce of precipitation when Española’s Tony Valdez rematches Gilberto Mendoza at the Albuquerque Convention Center in the main event of Legacy Promotions’ fight card Duke City Throwdown.  Their first fight, this past May, by all accounts was a ...

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‘Fire and Ice’ Grants, NM Fight Card, Fight Week Deatils

Josh Torres Grants NM

Boxing: Fire and Ice Fury Fight Week Schedule for Grants, New Mexico Josh Torres to Defend WBC USNBC Title in Grants’ first boxing card since 1976 For the first time this century Grants, New Mexico will be hosting a boxing card when Chavez Promotions’ aptly titled  ‘Fire and Ice: Fury’ card at the Fire and Ice Park Center of Downtown on ...

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Burke: Austin Trout vs. Joey Hernandez Sept. 6, PBC on CBS Co-Main Event

Austin Trout

Late Monday evening Louie Burke, the longtime trainer of former WBA Super Welterweight Champion Austin Trout, confirmed via text to SouthWest Fight News that his fighter would be facing fellow 154-pounder Joey Hernandez on Sunday September 6. The bout, according to Burke who is in Washington D.C. preparing Trout along with lead trainer Barry Hunter, is expected to be the ...

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El Paso PBC on CBS, Showtime Boxing Fight Week Schedule

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr Carl Frampton

Carl Frampton and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Highlight Huge Boxing Weekend in El Paso This Saturday, El Paso, Texas’ Don Haskins Center will have the national boxing spotlight as not one but two boxing cards hit the Sun City. On the afternoon bill, CBS will televise a Premiere Boxing Champions, PBC on CBS card which will feature the highly anticipated United States debut ...

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Carl Frampton to make U.S. Debut on El Paso ‘PBC on CBS’ Show

Carl Frampton

Carl Frampton to face Alejandro Gonzalez Jr. in El Paso, Texas According to multiple reports, undefeated, IBF World Super Bantamweight, Carl Frampton is expected to make his United States debut July 18 on a PBC on CBS card in El Paso, Texas. A press release issued by Premier Boxing Champions first made the announcement but has since been deleted from the ...

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Jodie Esquibel Claims NABF Title at Buffalo Thunder

Jodie Esquibel

Brandon Holmes and Pat Holmes Jr. Win By TKO on ‘The Takeover’ Undercard A crowd of just over 2,000 was on-hand Saturday night at the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino for a Holmes Boxing promoted card that featured a women’s NABF Light Flyweight title fight. In the main event of the evening Albuquerque’s Jodie Esquibel and Mexico’s Mayela Perez provided ...

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Anthony Mundine Withdraws From Austin Trout May 9 Fight

Austin Trout vs. Anthony Mundine

Mundine vs. Trout PBC on CBS Bout to be Rescheduled An ear injury has forced Australia’s Anthony Mundine to withdraw from his May 9 WBC Silver Super Welterweight title defense bout against Las Cruces, New Mexico’s Austin Trout. The announcement was made late Sunday night by Mundine’s representatives on Boxa.com.au and later confirmed to SWFight.com by Trout. On a phone ...

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