School of Hard Knocks Line up for Boxing on September 10th

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School of Hard Knocks Promotions Boxing event on September 10th at the Lea County Event Center, in Hobbs, New Mexico, is the first of 3 Boxing events happening in New Mexico this month.

The main event will be a local affair with Edgar Zubia and Oscar Espinoza both of Hobbs, facing off. Zubia just 14 months ago survived being flung out of his truck, breaking a leg, both arms, shattering his hip, and incurring large mounts off road rash. Just returning to a normal life is an amazing accomplishment. Inside the ring Zubia will be looking to end a 2 fight skid. In December , Espinoza won his pro debut with a TKO of Kelly Westby.

The card will also see 5 fighters making their pro debuts, including Isidro Castillo in the co-main event, who’ll be facing Oscar Delaparra, who hasn’t fought in 45 months. Another one of those debut-er’s will be 15 fight MMA vet Richard Villa.

Undefeated, with 6 wins and 6 knockouts, Matthew “The Diamond Boy” Griego will face his most experienced foe, in the form of 12 fight vet Rafael Rivera, who’s on a 2 fight skid.

Main Event- 157: Edgar Zubia (4-3-1) [Hobbs, NM] vs. Oscar Espinoza (1-0) [Hobbs, NM]
Co-main- 160: Isidro Castillo (0-0) [Hobbs, NM] vs. Oscar Delaparra (1-0) [El Paso, TX]
115: Matthew Griego (6-0) [ABQ, NM] vs. Rafael Rivera (2-10) [Phoenix, AZ]
175: Richard Villa (0-0) [Roswell, NM] vs. Jordan McGregor (0-0) [ABQ, NM]
115: Deneisha Lopez (0-0-1) [Roswell, NM] vs. Sanaz Khamisi (0-0) [Amarillo, TX]
155: Francis Beniquez (1-2) [El Paso, TX] vs. Michael Andrews (0-2) [Hobbs, NM]
133: Enrico Orosco (0-0) [Roswell, NM] vs. Paco Castillo (0-3) [Hereford, TX]

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