Tag: Antonio Escalante
SAN ANTONIO, TX — The war — and more — is on this Saturday, October 27th at the Freeman Coliseum between Rocky Juarez and Antonio Escalante.
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FAIRFIELD, CA, March 25, 2011 — Northern California fight fans were thrilled by another night of action-packed bouts as Golden Boy Promotions and Don Chargin Productions presented an explosive six-fight card at the Sports Center in Fairfield. Tonight’s fights were televised on TeleFutura’s “Sólo Boxeo Tecate,” but if you missed the broadcast or the live action, below is a summary of the results:
Alejandro Perez defeated Antonio Escalante by Knockout 1 (continue reading…)
MAIN EVENT – MIDDLEWEIGHTS – 12 ROUNDS: Sugar Shane MOSLEY vs. Sergio MORA
Fight Result: Split Decision Draw
Sugar Shane Mosley
“We both fought hard. It was a good fight so it was a good decision.
“He is not a good puncher so we had to box more. (continue reading…)
Featherweight Battle to Open Mosley vs. Mora Pay-Per-View Televised Undercard: Ponce de Leon vs Escalante
Former World Champion Daniel Ponce de Leon Meets Top-Rated Contender Antonio Escalante on September 18 at Staples Center
LOS ANGELES, September 1, 2010 – On a night celebrating the Bicentennial of Mexican Independence, it is only fitting that two Mexican warriors open up the star-studded September 18 pay-per-view telecast from STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, as former World Champion Daniel Ponce De Leon of Chihuahua squares off against Ciudad Juarez native Antonio Escalante in what promises to be a bona-fide Fight of the Year candidate.
The 12-round WBO Featherweight Eliminator kicks off the pay-per-view telecast which also includes a main event featuring Five-Time World Champion Sugar Shane Mosley facing off against former World Champion Sergio “The Latin Snake” Mora, Mexican phenom Saul “Canelo” Alvarez facing former World Champion Carlos “Tata” Baldomir and top junior welterweight contender “Vicious” Victor Ortiz taking on former World Champion “Vicious” Vivian Harris. (continue reading…)
Escalante Forced to Withdraw from May 7th Fight Card
LOS ANGELES, CA, May 3, 2010 — Antonio Escalante, the #3 world ranked featherweight from El Paso, has withdrawn from his scheduled bout on May 7 at UTEP’s Don Haskins Center due to injury.
The 24 year old Escalante was slated to face Argentina’s Carlos Ricardo Rodriguez in the ten round ESPN Friday Night Fights main event, but was forced to withdraw after suffering injuries to both elbows. According to Escalante, he was diagnosed by Dr. Charles Zaltz as having “nerve entrapment” in one elbow and tendonitis in the other. (continue reading…)