The Weigh-in’s for Legacy Boxing Promotions, Albuquerque’s Elite Warriors took place this afternoon at the MCM Elegante, which will also be the host for tomorrows fights.
The event is headlined by a rematch from what was the 2014, fight of the year, that saw Josh “Pitbull” Torres & Jose Marrufo battle to a hard fought draw. Torres followed the draw up with the biggest win of his career, out boxing Ranee Ganoy to take a majority decision and win a WBC USNBC Lightweight title. Torres is hungry to rebound from a controversial decision loss to former World Champion Mike Alvarado. Since there first fight Torres has fought 4 times while Marrufo has been in the ring 8 times, coming away with 5 decision wins; but is looking to rebound from a decision loss to Alfonso Olvera.
The doors for tomorrow’s event open at 5 MT PM with the first bell scheduled for 6:30 MT PM
147: Josh Torres (146) vs. Jose Marrufo (146.4)
123: Jason Sanchez (122.4) vs. *Juan Carlos Guillen (124.4)
155: Jose Luis Sanchez (154.4) vs. Arturo Crespin (154.2)
126: Jesus Xavier Pacheco (125.4) vs. Sergio Najera (126)
130: Jose Osorio (129.2) vs. Gabriel Braxton (130.4)
125: **Katie Ramirez (125.4) vs. Briana Gonzalez (121.4)
HW: Maunel Otero (223) vs. Ronald Baca (260.8)
*had 2hrs. To make 123
**made weight on 2nd try
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