Articles by Austin Killeen



Austin Trout Seeks to Regain Title against Jarrett Hurd

By Austin Killeen  –  Photos by Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment  (Click on photos to enlarge) On Saturday night Showtime will host a triple header involving world championships for WBA, WBC and IBF junior middleweight titles. Austin…


Maldonado Continues His Journey to Title Country against Barroso

By Austin Killeen                     (click on picture to enlarge)               In July of 2016 Fidel Maldonado, Jr. struggled to score a third round TKO over Gerardo Cuevas at the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New…


The Demise of Antonio Martinez is Greatly Exaggerated

By Austin Killeen           (click on picture to enlarge) Last Saturday before a sellout crowd at Buffalo Thunder Resorts and Casino, Antonio Martinez suffered his first loss in four and a half years. Pat Holmes told…


Osorio Upsets Reynoso in Terrific Buffalo Thunder Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside                            Photos by Lori Pina – (click on picture to enlarge) Once again Pat Holmes Sr. had a sellout card at Buffalo Thunder Resorts and Casino. Apparently this will be my opening…



A Tribute to Johnny Tapia

By Austin Killeen Albuquerque’s native son Johnny Tapia (59-5-2, 30 KO’s) was a gift to the “Duke City.” Mi Vida Loca” spun a web of magic from 1988 to 2011, leaving little doubt he was…




Abie Han faces J’Leon Love Friday Night on Showtime

By Austin Killeen                              On Friday night Showtime will broadcast a fight card live from the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, in Las Vegas, Nevada. It has been a long standing tradition in boxing that the…



Chris Linson NM Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2017

By Austin Killeen                       Photos by Arnold Vigil Meteorites are fragments of planetary material that survive passage through the Earth’s atmosphere and land on the surface of the Earth. We’re not sure of the exact origin…







Martinez Stops Vasquez in Exciting Buffalo Thunder Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside                          Photos by Lori Pina (click on photo to enlarge) Once again Pat Holmes Sr. had a sellout card at Buffalo Thunder Resorts and Casino. This makes it twelve sellouts in a…


Maldonado and Torres get W’s at the Fair Grounds

by Austin Killeen – Ringside – April 1, 2017    Photos by Lori Pina (Click on thumbnail to enlarge) A sellout crowd poured into the Manuel Lujan Jr. Exhibit Complex Saturday night to see a nine…