Month: February 2010

28 Feb

border war classic

cozzone / el paso, fight coverage / / 0 Comments

What was supposed to be a sure-win, keep-busy bout for border king Antonio Escalante nearly turned into a royal usurping at the hands of cross-border rival Miguel “Micky” Roman, Friday night at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas .  . . |more|

14 Feb

donaire spanks chango

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If you blinked, you might’ve missed the shot that 115-pound lord of the ring Nonito Donaire used to send his hobbit-sized foe to the canvas for the ten-count.

If you blinked during Fernando Montiel’s WBO bantam title gain, you might’ve missed the fight altogether . . . |more|

03 Feb

donaire trains

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Boxing

Nonito Donaire trains at the Top Rank Gym Feb. 3, in preparation for his upcoming showdown with Mexican contender Gerson Guerrero, Feb. 13 at the Hilton in Las Vegas.