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Warehouse Rumble II Card Set for July 27th

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.-  After a very successful debut in February, promoter Joe Chavez and matchmaker Martin Narro, are back with the second installment of their Warehouse Rumble boxing event. The YDI Wool Warehouse in Albuquerque, will once again be the host site for the 5-fight card, aptly named Warehouse Rumble II on Friday, July 27th. In the main event of the evening, only a ...

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Muñoz Looks to Pull Upset Against Brad Solomon on Saturday

It has only been five weeks since the passing of New Mexico’s most decorated fighter, Johnny Tapia. To prepare for his fight against Brad Solomon (17-0, 7KOs), this Saturday on the Nonito Donaire vs Jeffrey Mathebula undercard in Carson, California, Hector Muñoz (20-7-1) says he had to get away from and his hometown of Albuquerque, as the loss of his trainer ...

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Maldonado Jr. Takes on Prospect Mike Perez August 24th on Showtime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.,-According to ESPN’s Dan Rafael’s July 3rd blog entry, Albuquerque’s Fidel “The Atrisco Kid” Maldonado Jr. (13-1, 11KOs) is set to take on Mike “Michael Angelo” Perez (16-1-1, 10KOs) on Showtime’s highly acclaimed series ShoBox: The New Generation August 24th in Hidalgo, Texas. The card also features two other prospects in separate bouts, junior welterweight prospect Omar Figueroa (18-0-1, ...

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Torres Loses by Wide Scores in Close Fight

LONGMONT, CO.- Saturday night, the city of Longmont, Colorado hosted it’s first ever professional boxing card at The Boulder County Fairgrounds. In the main event hometown favorite Raul “Chino” Carrillo (10-1), took on Albuquerque’s Josh “Pitbull” Torres (7-2-1). The estimated crowd of about 500, was heavily in favor of Carrillo but a small contingent of Torres fans made sure they ...

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Warriors Conquest Weigh In Results – Josh Torres Makes Weight (Video)

LONGMONT, Colorado – On Friday, at 6pm local time Las Palmeras Restaurant hosted a weigh-in, for Saturday’s Warriors Conquest card featuring Albuquerque’s Josh “Pitbull” Torres (7-1-1) against Raul “El Chino” Carrillo (9-1) in the main event. In his first contest since the passing of his trainer Johnny Tapia, Torres (7-1-1) will be facing a tough challenge in Carrillo (9-1), in the latter’s ...

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Trout Confirms Bundrage is Favorite for Saul Canelo Alvarez on September 15th

The “Regular” WBA Super Welterweight Champion, Austin “No Doubt” Trout, told us in an exclusive interview today that IBF Light Middleweight Champion Cornelius “K-9” Bundrage, if victorious in his next bout, will more than likely be the next 154-pounder to face Golden Boy Promotions’, WBC Light Middleweight Champion, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. With the upset of Victor Ortiz by Josesito Lopez ...

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Austin Trout trainer Louie Burke on Ortiz-Lopez and Possible Canelo Alvarez Fight

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- Earlier today we had the opportunity to speak to “Regular” WBA Super Welterweight champion Austin Trout’s trainer Louie Burke. With last night’s surprising victory by Josesito Lopez over Victor Ortiz, WBC Junior Middleweight champion Saul “Canelo” Alvarez, is now searching for a new opponent for his September 15th match-up. In the mix are a handful of possible replacements ...

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Down With the Queen – Holly Holm Dethrones Anne Sophie Mathis in Rematch

Last night, at the Route 66 Casino in the Laguna Pueblo, Albuquerque, New Mexico’s Holly Holm (31-2-3) defeated the odds and was able to outbox and outlast frenchwoman Anne Sophie Mathis (26-2). From the onset, the anticipation and anxiety was at a climax as Holm’s, uptempo Irish-themed entrance music played twice and she was nowhere to be found. An uncomfortable ...

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