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Boxing Great Roy Jones Jr. Talks Mayweather/Cotto, Mosley/Alvarez Fights [Audio]

In his illustrious career, Roy Jones Jr. has won a lot of fights and held a lot of belts.  Even though he works as an analyst for HBO he doesn't feel like his first career is over, despite turning 43 in January

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UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa (Photo courtesey of utsystem.edu)
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Chancellor Cigarroa Makes a Shrewd, Calculated Decision [Opinion]

UT System Chancellor Dr. Francisco Cigarroa did not get where he is in life by being naive or foolish.  Facing immense pressure from local and state officials after Tuesday's decision, Cigarroa was left with little choice but to reverse his original stance

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UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarroa (Photo courtesey of utsystem.edu)
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Chavez Jr. Fight Update: UT System Chancellor Makes Sun Bowl Available

The June 16th Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. boxing match has taken more twists and turns than most soap operas. In a wild turn of events, UT System Chancellor Francisco Cigarro will now allow the Sun Bowl to host the June 16th boxing event

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Cohen Stadium, built in 1990 and home of the El Paso Diablos. Photo courtesy of diablos.com
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Chavez Jr. Fight Update: Cohen Stadium Looking Good

As of 10:30 am Thursday, no decision has been made on the site for June 16th's Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. title defense. However, El Paso's chances of keeping the fight still look promising. This morning, I spoke with boxing marketer Lester Bedford, and he reiterated El Paso's fight to keep the event in town.

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Mayor Cook Press Conference About Chavez Jr. Fight Cancellation From 04/25/12 [VIDEO]

I was at the press conference Mayor John Cook held today and video taped it. Please give your comments below!

 

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UT Cancels The Chavez Fight in El Paso – A Bunch of Malarkey

In what was the most disappointing news in El Paso in quite some time, the UT System cancelled the Julio Cesar Chavez vs. Andy Lee fight at the Sun Bowl. 

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Photo Courtesy of Top Rank Boxing Facebook Page.
Photo Courtesy of Top Rank Boxing Facebook Page.
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Unpopular Chavez/Lee Decision Boils Down to Risk [OPINION]

Take a look at just about every product you purchase. Chances are you will see a huge warning label telling you about the risk associated with that product. After a famous lawsuit some twenty years ago, steaming hot cups of coffee from McDonald's now come with a warning telling you the contents may be hot and can burn you.

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‘On The Sidelines’ Podcast 04/24/12 [AUDIO]

Today was not a happy sports Tuesday here in El Paso.

So I thought I would need someone to join me as I broke down all of the days happenings from the Sun Bowl.

Thank you to Miner Illustrated's Chris Avila for joining me, 'On The Sidelines'!!

Is there another topic to discuss besides the canceled Julio Cesar Chavez Jr

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The Sun Bowl packed more than 40,000 fans for the Oscar De La Hoya fight against Patrick Charpantier on June 13th 1998. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn, Getty Images)
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UT System Cancels Julio Cesar Chavez Fight at Sun Bowl

For a split second, it appeared that boxing was experiencing a rebirth in El Paso. Last Saturday night, Golden Boy Promotions brought an exciting nationally televised card to the Don Haskins Center

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ESPN El Paso’s Andy Lee Interviews Boxer Andy Lee

It was a bittersweet day for me today at the Sun Bowl.  I got to interview the boxer that shares my name, but shortly after I learned that the June 16th fight will not take place in El Paso.

An hour before the press conference, fight promoters learned that the University of Texas Officials deemed the Sun Bowl and the UTEP campus as 'not the appropriate venue for the event

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