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Bud Light Pro Fight 2014’s Supercharged Fight Card Boasts Two Title Fights

The fight card for the Supercharged Bud Light Pro Fight Series 2014 on April 26th at 7:00 PM at the Amon Carter Exhibit Hall in Fort Worth, TX is set for Friday’s weigh in. The matches will remain intact if all the fighters make weight at the April 25th weigh in at The Trinity InnSuites Hotel in Fort Worth, TX at 1:00 PM. With TWO TITLE FIGHTS, including a WBC INTERCONTENTAL SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT and a Texas Super Middle Weight Title Fight, and 7 other thrilling bouts, Bud Light Pro Fight Series is expected to be an exceptionally exciting evening of boxing.
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Bud Light Pro Fight Series Gets Supercharged in 2014

With Two Title Fights at One Event, Including ONE WBC!

With two title Fights, including a WBC Intercontental SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT Title Fight and a Texas Super Middle Weight Title Fight, as well 8 other thrilling bouts, Standing 8 Promotions’ Bud Light Pro Fight Series is one month away and already anticipated to be the most electrifying boxing event to hit the DFW Metroplex in decades. Continue reading

A Fight Night to Remember!

Dallas, TX – Boxing greats and football greats in attendance, great corporate sponsors, great prizes, great fights, great food, and great fun made the extraordinary A NIGHT TO FIGHT gala charity event on Thursday, February 27th at the Frontiers of Flight Museum in Dallas a fight night to remember. The UP HOPE Foundation and Standing 8 Promotions held this “full-of-greats” event to fight for a truly GREAT cause, THE RING OF HOPE BOXING CLUB, which mentors at risk youth in Dallas through boxing. Ring of Hope was founded by The URHOPE Foundation in 2010, and is one of the Dallas Leadership Foundation’s (DLF) many programs developed to help facilitate the re-development of disadvantaged Dallas communities. Continue reading

A NIGHT TO FIGHT Weigh-in Results

The weights are in for the A NIGHT TO FIGHT charity event for the Ring of Hope Boxing Club that mentors at-risk youth from Dallas through boxing! The final fight card is set for an action packed night tomorrow, February 27th at 6:00 p.m. at The Frontiers of Flight Museum at 6911 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209.

Welterweight

Marquis Taylor, Houston, TX (143.25 lbs.) vs. Leonard Brady, Lewisville, TX (144.25 lbs) Continue reading

Fighting for at Risk Youth in Dallas, Literally

The URHOPE Foundation and Standing 8 Promotions are teaming up to fight for kids at the A NIGHT TO FIGHT Professional Boxing Fundraiser on February 27, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.) at the Dallas Frontiers of Flight Museum. All proceeds will support the URHOPE Foundation’s cause to reach at risk youth through The Ring of Hope Boxing Club, which uses the sport of boxing to mentor the inner-city youth of Dallas. Continue reading

Just in Time for Christmas — The Bud Light Pro Fight 6 Christmas Bash Results

Fort Worth,TX —The Bud Light Pro Fight 6 Christmas Bash on Friday, December 20, 2013 was definitely a great night for the avid fight fan with action packed, well-matched bouts leading to difficult decisions. The event was also full of fun and holiday spirit for the whole family with Santa, holiday music and lots of giveaways.

Hector “El Diamante” Vazquez of Irving, TX (12-1, 2KO) and Anthony Lenk of Las Vegas, Nevada (14-3, 7KO) fought hard in a blow for blow battle for the Texas Super Welterweight Title as the main event of the Standing 8 Promotions at the Amon Carter Exhibition Hall in Fort Worth, Texas. While Lenk may have landed the harder blows Vazquez relied on his skills and speed, which definitely gave him the last round and helped him get victory. In the end, Vazquez retained his title with a majority split decision from the judges. Continue reading

Bud Light Pro Fight 6 Weigh-in Results

The weights are in for Bud Light Pro Fight 6 Christmas Bash. The final fight card is set for an action packed night tomorrow, October 20 at 7:30 PM at the land mark Amon Carter Exhibit Hall in Fort Worth, Texas.

Heavyweight

Thanasis Michaloudis, Kavala, Greece (235.75 lbs.) vs. Tobias Rice, Macon GA (203.75 lbs) Continue reading

A Christmas BASH Packed with Power-The Bud Light Pro Fight 6 Christmas BASH

Fort Worth, TX – If you are tired of the usual December holiday parties and would like a little more action around the holidays, you might want to check out the most action packed Christmas event ever to HIT Fort Worth! The Bud Light Pro Fight 6 Christmas Boxing Bash will take place on December 20th at 7:30 PM at the Amon Carter Exhibit Hall at the landmark Will Rogers Memorial Center (doors open at 6:00 p.m.). In addition to 7 bouts of world class boxing including a Texas Title fight, Santa will be in the house for free photos with “kids” of all ages. There will also be lots of Christmas holiday music, contests and giveaways for the whole family. Continue reading

Hector Vazquez defeats Yett

Arlington, TX– Bud Light Pro Fight 5 at Cowboys in Arlington, TX on Saturday, October 19, 2013 was filled with nail-biting bouts and great matches that challenged even the best boxers on the card. Almost 1500 fans winced and cheered simultaneously all night long as local favorites gave the fights of their lives. Continue reading