As 2011 comes nearing an end its time to look back and recognize the outstanding achievements of some of our North Texas fighters. Over the next couple of days we here at North Texas Fisticuffs will roll out our annual award winners. This years first category: Rookie of the Year. When you consider that Fort […]
As 2011 comes nearing an end its time to look back and recognize the outstanding achievements of some of our North Texas fighters. Over the next couple of days we here at North Texas Fisticuffs will roll out our annual award winners. This years first category: Rookie of the Year. Local boxing fans who follow […]
Despite having having more ups and downs in his professional boxing career than a ride at Six Flags, Fort Worth’s Jose “El Loco” Hernandez has always resonated with fight fans here in North Texas. The humble young fighter fights with an indescribable tenacity in the ring that is as awe-inspiring as it is brutal. Unfortunately, […]
Roberto Marroquin had a huge contingent of fans on his side at the Winstar Casino in Oklahoma on Saturday night. He came into this fight on his way to another winning streak, after suffering his only loss of his career about 5 months ago. His young professional record has him with an impressive twenty one […]
You would be hard-pressed to find a fight fan in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metorplex who doesn’t believe that Oak Cliff’s Roberto Marroquin is destined to win a major title at some point in his career. In the current hierarchy of North Texas based fighters Marroquin is without a doubt the one fighter who has managed […]
A source close to the situation has just informed North Texas Fisticuffs that Roy Spoon will not be fighting Marcus Hicks on the January 14 Element Fighting Championship card. In place of Spoon will be Longview’s Joshua Lee. No luster is loss in this intriguing fight between hard0hitting welterweights. Hicks, a former WEC title challenger, […]
WINSTAR CASINO, Saturday, Dec.17th, 2011,Thackerville, Okla. (Fox Deportes/FSN) MAIN EVENT WINNER – ROBERTO MARROQUIN – DALLAS, TEXAS, UNANIMOUS DECISION, 100-90, 100-90, 100-90. Roberto Marroquin (124 lbs) vs. Carlos Valcarcel (124.2 lbs). UNDERCARD: Hector Vazquez (147 lbs) vs. Julio Cesar Rangel DALLAS TEXAS(145.4 lbs), 6 rounds, welterweights; WINNER – HECTOR VAZQUEZ, DALLAS, TEXAS, Unanimous Decision, 59-55,59-55, […]
WINSTAR CASINO, (MAIN EVENT), Saturday, Dec.17th, 2011,Thackerville, Okla. (Fox Deportes/FSN) Main Event Roberto Marroquin (124 lbs) vs. Carlos Valcarcel (124.2 lbs) Undercard: Jose Roman (133.4 lbs) vs. Alejandro Rodriguez (133.4 lbs), 8 rounds, lightweights; Hector Vazquez (147 lbs) vs. Julio Cesar Rangel (145.4 lbs), 6 rounds, welterweights; Andy Ruiz (262.6 lbs) vs. Theron Johnson (231 […]
We here at North Texas Fisticuffs are proud to present the premier episode of the CSTV show “In the Ring” with our very own boxing editor, Hector Sanchez. Check it out!
So we here at North Texas Fisticuffs typically catch hell from our friends in the boxing scene for being too MMA centric. Well, the problem is that boxing has becoming less and less prevalent in the North Texas region despite a countless amount of talented young pugilists and great boxing gyms. So, as a […]
Jason Sampson is widely considered one of the regions most talented fighters. However, Sampson suffered his fist loss as a professional fighter when he dropped a split decision loss to Josh Montoya at Fight Game – Premier earlier this month. Combat Sports TV’s Roland Gamez managed to catch up with Sampson to get the fighters […]
The Combat Sports TV Crew was on hand at XKO 13 this past Saturday to witness some of the best action to take place in North Texas. Check it out as we get the indepth access to one of the best cards in recent memory.
There was alot of controversy, revenge and payback coming into this rematch between Antonio Margarito and Miguel Cotto, the newly crowned WBA Junior Middweight Champion of the world. A championship belt he lost by taking a beating from Margarito two years ago. Which later became a controversy when Margarito got caught with loaded gloves just […]
You know, they don’t call him “Brutal” for nothing. In an absolute one-sided dominating fashion, Colleyville’s “Brutal” Johnny Bedford emerged victorious in his UFC debut Saturday night on The Ultimate Fighter Finale at the Pearl at the Palms Casino in Las Vegas. Bedford made his UFC debut on the heels of his appearance on this […]
The CSTV crew was on the scene this past Friday night in Frisco, TX to take in the action at the Universal Fight Game League’s premier MMA promotion at the Dr Pepper Arena. Check out all the post fight interviews and analysis!