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Weslaco's Figueroa scores 7th-round KO05/16/2021

Weslaco’s Figueroa scores 7th-round KO

Weslaco’s Brandon “Heartbreaker” Figueroa, the WBA World Super Bantamweight Champion, scored a 7th-round knockout of Luis Nery in the main event of Saturday night’s Premier Boxing Champions event on Showtime. Figueroa (22-0-1, 17 KOs)retains his WBA World Super Bantamweight Championship and wins Nery’s WBC World Super Bantamweight title. “It feels amazing, it’s a dream come READ MORE.
Weslaco's Brandon Figueroa set for battle of unbeatens05/14/2021

Weslaco’s Brandon Figueroa set for battle of unbeatens

Growing up in Weslaco, a seven-year-old Brandon Figueroa had dreams of fighting on boxing’s biggest stages. The sweet science quickly became a passion coming from a boxing family along with older brother Omar Figueroa Jr., the former WBC Lightweight Champion, and their father and trainer Omar Figueroa Sr. Now at 24, the younger Figueroa and READ MORE.

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