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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…


New Mexico Golden Glove’s Tourney is Disappointing

Chicago Tribune Sports Editor Arch Ward conceived the idea of a city-wide amateur boxing tournament in 1923, to be sponsored by the newspaper. Each champion was awarded a miniature golden glove which gave the tournament…


Maldonado and Torres get Tested Tomorrow

Movie stars are as good as their last movie, boxers are no different. Look good and you’re the next coming of Sugar Ray Robinson, lose and you’re over the hill. For different reasons fans of…


Martinez, Peralta, Williams Impress at Western Regional

By Austin Killeen – Ringside – March 25, 2017 – (Click on picture to expand.) Saturday evening at the Albuquerque Convention Center the finals of the 2017 Western Elite Qualifier & Regional Open Championships took place….


Griego, Mendoza, Holguin and Police Win

by: Austin Killeen – Ringside – March 18, 2017    Photos by Lori Pina – (Click on picture to expand.) Victory Boxing Promotions held a five bout pro card supported by a five bout card between…






Quintana and Castillo Win in Entertaining Hobbs Card

By Austin Killeen Ringside                 Photos by Austin Killeen – (click on picture to enlarge) On June 5, 1967 I attended a fight card at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, Massachusetts. By the time I entered the grimy…



Holmes Edges Perez in exciting 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. This makes it eleven sellouts in a…



Holmes/Perez Rematch Headlines Buffalo Thunder Card

By Austin Killeen (Click on thumbnail for larger image) Once again Pat Holmes Sr. will probably have a sellout card at Buffalo Thunder Resorts and Casino. Since holding a press conference four years ago to…


Salinas Faces Undefeated De Leon on TV Friday

By Austin Killeen  (Click on thumbnail for larger image) Las Cruces, New Mexico has always had it’s share of exciting boxers and heated rivalries with their neighbors to the north in Albuquerque. In the early…