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Abraham Han Faces Juan Carlos Candelo for UBF Intercontinental Championship This Saturday in El Paso

Han vs Candelo

Abraham Han Faces Veteran Juan Carlos Candelo for  UBF Intercontinental Championship at the El Paso Coliseum The El Paso Coliseum will play host to a UBF Intercontinental title fight and undercard when the Sun City’s own Abraham Han takes on Colombian veteran Juan Carlos Candelo on Saturday April 5th in El Paso, Texas. Dubbed ‘Noche de Campeones’, this event will be ...

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Southwest Fight News Monthly Awards For February 2014

Aaron Perls

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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“Pops” Honored for Philanthropic Efforts in New Mexico’s Boxing Community

Pops Tom Crego

Pops Tom Crego was Very Close Friend of Johnny Tapia Saturday afternoon, at John S. Crego Memorial Boxing Gym in Albuquerque’s South Valley, longtime New Mexico boxing supporter Tom Crego was honored by friends and family. Commonly referred to as “Pops”, he is mostly recognized for being one of Johnny Tapia’s best friends and closest confidants in the former five-time ...

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Fidel Maldonado Jr. Retires Late Replacement John Nater in Fourth Round

Fidel Maldonado Monday Night Boxing

Fidel Maldonado vs. John Fater Full Fight – Fox Sports 1 It was an easy night for Fidel Maldonado Jr. in his main event bout against late-replacement John Nater Monday evening in San Antonio, Texas. The nationally broadcasted bout on Fox Sports 1 did not provide the fireworks that Maldonado’s last fight did but it yielded the same result for ...

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Fidel Maldonado vs. John Nater Fox Sports 1 Weigh-In Results

Fidel Maldonado vs. John Nater

Earlier today at a Home Depot in San Antonio, Texas, the weigh-in for tomorrow night’s Golden Boy Boxing card were held. The main event will feature Albuquerque’s Fidel Maldonado Jr. (17-2, 14KOs) and late fill-in John Nater (13-4, 10KOs) of Puerto Rico. Nater, replaces Maldonado’s original opponent,  Steve Forbes, who was forced off the card due to failing a pre-fight ...

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Southwest Fight News Monthly Awards For January 2014

Angelo Leo

We have finished one full month in 2014 and already the area has had some great results from the boxing and MMA scene here in New Mexico and surrounding areas. With the heavy volume of combat action happening in the area and featuring the area’s athletes venturing around the nation, we have decided to acknowledge some of the best performances ...

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Border Wars II Weigh-In Friday in El Paso

Border Wars II - El Paso

Tomorrow at 1pm the official weigh-in for Escalante Promotions’ event Border Wars II take place at the Texas Street Cantina Grill located at 912 Texas Ave in El Paso, Texas. The public is welcome to attend the weigh-in. The only information we have on the fight card is what can be found on the fight posters and Boxrec.com as the promoter ...

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

tony jaime weigh

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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