Jose Marrufo Upsets Josh Torres by Majority Decision

By Austin Killeen     Ringside                                                        Photos by Carlos Villa (Click on thumbnail for larger image.) This was another good promotion by Eric Martinez with some excellent matchups, thanks in part to Isidro Castillo. There…



Edgar Zubia Decisions Oscar Espinoza in Thriller

By Austin Killeen      Ringside               September 10, 2016 (Click on thumbnail for larger image.) Entering the ring the Zubia/Espinoza main event had more questions than answers. Zubia hadn’t fought in two years, had survived a…


Salinas Upsets Zenunaj by Unanimous Decision at Foxwoods Casino

By Austin Killeen      September 1, 2016                                                                        Photos by Emily Harney In my last column I stated Austin Trout, Fidel Maldonado Jr. and Josh Torres stand head and shoulders above the rest of the boxers in…




2016 New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame Awards Dinner

By Colleen Aycock       Photos by Dave Wallace (Click on thumbnail for larger image.) The 2016 New Mexico Boxing Hall of Fame awards dinner was held August 6 at the VFW Post 401, 2011 Girard in…








Muhammad Ali Passes at 74

MUHAMMAD ALI January 17, 1942 – June 3, 2016 Born in Louisville, Kentucky on January 17, 1942, he won light heavyweight gold at the 1960 Olympics and turned pro the same year. As a pro,…