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Las Cruces to Hold a Send Off for Austin Trout for his Fight Against Canelo Alvarez

Press Release: The community is invited to join the Dona Ana County Sheriffs Department as they “send-off” Las Cruces’ own WBA World Super Welterweight Champion, Austin “No Doubt” Trout. Trout is leaving to the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas to defend his title against superstar boxer, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, on Saturday April 20, 2013. The escort begins at 8:30 a.m. ...

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Ayanna Vasquez faces Christina Cruz Saturday in 2013 USA Boxing National Championships

Ayanna Vasquez and Christina Cruz Square off in rematch of 2012 Semi-finals The state of New Mexico’s best amateur boxer, Ayanna Vasquez of Las Cruces, will take on 2012 USA Boxing National Champion Christina Cruz in the 119lb Women Elite championship of the 2013 USA Boxing National Championships in Saturday afternoon’s 1pm PT/2pm MT session in Spokane, Washington. The two women are very familiar ...

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Toughest Fight of Austin Trout’s Career Involved Roberto Duran

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Before Taking on Canelo Alvarez April 20th, Austin Trout Recalls the Toughest Fight of his Career Austin Trout calls it the toughest fight of his career. It was 2009 and he was squaring off against Nilson Tapia in front 16,000 screaming boxing fans at the Robert Duran Arena in Panama City, Panama. In Tapia’s corner was none other than the greatest latino boxer of ...

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Cristian Cabral Wants Matthew Baca Next, His Trainer Ray Zamora Wants Josh Torres After

After his impressive victory over Donald Sanchez (2-1,1KO) Saturday night at Johnny Tapia Presents: The Next Chapter 3, Cristian Cabral (5-0-1,3KOs) said he wants to face Matthew Baca (2-1, 2KOs) May 11th on the Frequez Productions: Holly Holm vs. Mary McGee undercard. The Baca camp, Cabral said, had issued a challenge to him weeks before this weekend’s bout. Baca, who suffered ...

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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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“¡Tira Jodasos ‘Manda!” Crespin to Honor her Late Grandfather’s Memory Against Nohime Dennisson Friday Night at Warehouse Rumble 3

Tomorrow night Amanda Crespin will enter the ring with a heavy heart. It will be the first time that she will be fighting since the passing of her grandfather Arturo Ramon Crespin. “’¡Tira Jodasos ‘Manda!’, he used to tell me,” says Crespin (7-4-1) of her grandfather. Mr. Crespin was a longtime supporter Amanda and her older brother’s Arturo’s boxing careers and ...

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