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Martinez and Sena Upset at Buffalo Thunder and Clovis, NM

By Austin Killeen Ringside                 If you believe in a sure thing you might change your mind after the main event favorites at Buffalo Thunder and Clovis, NM both suffered upset defeats Saturday evening. One bout…



Tercep and Perez Shine in GG’s Regionals

By Austin Killeen Ringside                  Photos by Glenn DePriest      (click on picture to enlarge) I wasn’t born when the Golden Gloves was founded in 1923 by Chicago Tribune Sports Editor Arch Ward. Over the years the…



Torres and Sanchez Win at Route 66 Casino Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside It’s hard to believe, but Holly Holm headlined the last boxing card at the Route 66 Casino in June of 2013. On that evening she looked terrific in winning a unanimous…


Torres and Sanchez Top Route 66 Casino Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside The Perez brothers have a six bout card with all the contests figuring to be exciting matchups. I’ll admit I’m friendly with both brothers, but I’m not selling fertilizer as this…




New Mexico State End of the Year Ratings 2017

By Austin Killeen December 30, 2017          (click on picture to enlarge) In the “Land of Enchantment” boxers are rated in the original eight weight divisions. If I used the seventeen divisions that exist today it…



Sanchez Wins in Seven Bout Card at the Lujan Center

By Austin Killeen               Photos by Marissa Perez     (click on picture to enlarge) Legacy Boxing Promotions dedicated Saturday’s card to the brave men and woman of the military who have made personal sacrifices, so we may…



Joey Alday Jr. and Rodriguez Win

By Austin Killeen Boxing returned to Hobbs, NM on Saturday night before a near sellout crowd at the Club La Sierra. Promoter Isidro Castillo was forced to make some last minute changes, but that’s just…


Joey Alday Jr. Headlines Hobbs Boxing Card on Saturday

By Austin Killeen               (click on picture to enlarge) Once again Promoter Isidro Castillo brings a pro boxing card to the southeast corner of the state. Fight fans from Albuquerque and Santa Fe are often guilty…


2017 New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame awards dinner

by Austin Killeen      Photos by Jose Castillo       (click on picture to enlarge)   The 2017 New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame awards dinner was held on October 28, 2017, at the Embassy…




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…