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Torres Faces Rodriguez Saturday Night in Albuquerque

A six bout professional boxing program will take place tomorrow night at the Manuel Lujan Jr. Exhibit Complex. Josh “Pitbull” Torres will be in the main event, with Local heroes Joe Gomez, Matthew “Papitas” Esquibel,…


2018 New Mexico Silver Gloves Day 2

  By: Austin Killeen – Ringside – November 18, 2018      Photos by Octavio Vera Promoter Alejandro Castillo played host to the second day of Silver Gloves competition on Sunday at the Empire Event Center in…


2018 New Mexico Silver Gloves Day 1

By: Austin Killeen – Ringside – November 17, 2018      Photos by Octavio Vera Promoter Alejandro Castillo played host to the 2018 New Mexico Silver Gloves on Saturday and Sunday at the Empire Event Center in…



New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2018

New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2018 The New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame inducted its seven-member class of 2018 on October 27, 2018 at the Embassy Suites hotel in Albuquerque, NM. The…


Sanchez stuns Rivera to win WBO Youth belt

By Guest Writer David Finger Ringside     Photos: Sumio Yamada Boxing officials and dignitaries attending the 31st annual WBO Convention in Panama City, Panama were given a rare treat courtesy of PR Best Boxing on Wednesday…


Hill hammers Acosta in Hobbs, NM

October 29, 2018 By Guest Writer David Finger Ringside Hobbs, New Mexico, hosted another successful boxing show this Saturday (October 27) and may have witnessed the birth of a real life boxing rivalry, bad blood…




The 1st Annual Alan Sanchez Memorial Boxing Show

By Austin Killeen, Ringside                                On Saturday at the Sanchez Brothers Boxing Gym in Albuquerque, an amateur boxing show was held in the memory of Alan Sanchez. Alan was the oldest of the three…


Avila Upsets Martinez in solid Buffalo Thunder Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside      Photos by Sid Ware       Newly elected New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame inductee Pat Holmes Sr. had another sellout at Buffalo Thunder on Saturday night. That’s comparable to saying that…


Martinez and Griego in Co-Features at Buffalo Thunder Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside                 Newly selected New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame nominee Pat Holmes Sr. will probably have another sellout on his seven bout boxing card Saturday night. Take Holmes out of the picture…



Tony Romero: Dynamite in a Small Package

Clovis, New Mexico is located in the eastern part of the state near the Texas, Border. In the late 60’s and early 70’s Clovis produced some of the best amateur and professional boxers in the…




Tom Crego: Life’s Journey had many Pot Holes

It was spring of 1948 that a husband and wife along with their little boy were traveling by train from the northeast to the southwestern part of the United States. The mother was pregnant with…


Torres Stops Cabral in Thriller at Route 66 Casino

Austin Killeen Ringside                    Photo by Sid Ware This was one main event that lived up to the prefight hype and probably the best bout I’ve covered since I started writing about the sport in New…