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Windy City Fight Night 7: Day of Reckoning Undercard Showcases Warrior Spirit

by on Nov.09, 2009, under Boxing News, CBZ Columnists

By Kerstin Broockmann
Photos by Juan C. Ayllon
Referee Celestino Ruiz looks on as Russell Fiore (right) devastates Jose Hernandez with a smashing left hook to the chin

Referee Celestino Ruiz looks on as Russell Fiore (right) devastates Jose Hernandez with a smashing left hook to the chin

CHICAGO — With the media-hyped Fedor Emilianenko vs. Brett Rogers UFC show being held in Hoffman Estates the next day, the UIC Pavilion was not filled to capacity this night. However, the spectators who attended last evening’s Windy City Fight Night 7: Day of Reckoning were treated to an evening of gutsy performances that gave testimony to the heart required to enter the ring. While some of the fighters on the card are still honing their skills, they all came to fight.

After appearing together on the same card on May 29 of this year, also at the UIC Pavilion, 28-year-old Chicagoan Russell Fiore (133 lbs.,  2-0-0, 2KO) faced off against 22-year-old Puerto Rico native Jose Hernandez (132 lbs., 0-1-0) in the opening lightweight bout, scheduled for four rounds. (continue reading…)

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Undercard Photos and Report to ‘Windy City Fight Night 5′ Now Posted

by on Aug.22, 2009, under Boxing News, Juan Ayllon

Ramiro Carrillo dumps Jamar Hampton into the corner (photo by Juan C. Ayllon).

Ramiro Carrillo dumps Jamar Hampton into the corner (photo by Juan C. Ayllon).

CHICAGO — The photos and coverage of the undercard of the undercard to Friday’s battle between “King” David Estrada vs. Chris Gray at the UIC Pavilion on Friday are now up. 

You can view the report by clicking on the link below:

http://www.cyberboxingzone.com/blog/?p=2476#more-2476

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