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Madera pro boxers to fight tonight

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webmaster | 03/08/13

Tonight, one fighter will be looking to build off his first professional win while the other will try to make it one-for-one in his pro debut.

Madera welterweight boxer Michael Islas and middleweight competitor Rocky Richardson of Renteria’s Boxing Club in Madera will each fight in three-minute, four-round scheduled bouts tonight in the Fox Theater in Redwood City at 7 p.m.

Presented by GoldenBoy productions, Islas and Richardson’s fights are two of the undercards, with the main event featuring junior bantamweight Bruno Escalante and Rigoberto Casillas of Tijuana.

In only his third pro fight, Islas (1-1) will face St. Louis’ Preston Freeman (3-0) while Richardson take on Ricardo Pinell (1-0-1)...


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