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21 Nov

‘lass’ vegas: women’s boxing returns

cozzone / fight coverage, las vegas / / 0 Comments

If Las Vegas fight fans left Texas Station disappointed last evening, it wasn’t due to lack of action, but because the hometown girl did not measure up.

There might’ve been a lack of crowd, at Sampson Boxing’s first show, but the three girl fights on the six-bout show provided more than enough proof that women’s boxing is not dead and buried. In two ten-round title bouts and a prelim, six females showed the guys how to fight with a pair of cohones, figuratively speaking, of course . . . |more|

14 Jul

texas station weigh-in

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Photographers pray for anything to happen at a weigh-in – anything that goes beyond having to take a zillion shots of a bunch of guys in their undies. Of course, a shoving match, a face off with guys yelling things about the other’s mammas are welcome breaks. Today’s weigh-in, alas, might not have had anything dramatic, but, as pictured above, Jesse Magdaleno showed a little humor with his over-aggressive opponent. For the usual run of boring weigh-in shots, check the rest out on Fightnews.com.