Pro Sports

Escalante To Get Back into Ring

Antonio Escalante, Top Rated Featherweight Contender and hometown hero, will make a special announcement regarding his next fight, scheduled for Friday, August 6 at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas which will mark the return appearance

Amare Signs with Knicks

The New York Knicks reached an agreement in principle Monday with free agent Amare Stoudemire after receiving assurances it would not be an impediment to their pursuit of LeBron James.

Nadal Wins Another Wimbledon Title

This year's Wimbledon was a wild one. Roger Federer needed five sets to get out of the first round, John Isner won a 5th set 70-68, and even the Queen of England herself attended the tournament for the first time in more than 20 years.

Serena Wins Wimbledon Again

Serena Williams has added another trophy to her trophy case. Number One ranked Serena Williams defeated 21st ranked Vera Zvonereva 6-3, 6-2 for her 4th Wimbledon title and her 13th Grand Slam.

Wimbledon Roundup from Friday, July 2

Friday, July 2: Rafael Nadal, the 2008 Wimbledon champ, knows how it is to be successful at the All-England Club, defeating Brit Andy Murray today in straight sets, 6-4, 7-6, 6-4.

Escalante Prepares for Future with Injury, New Trainer

Friday, July 2: Antonio Escalante is a top ranked Featherweight boxer from Juarez and raised in El Paso.

Serena Williams Advances to Wimbledon Final

Thursday, July 1: Top seed Serena Williams is headed back to the Wimbledon final, hoping for her 4th Wimbledon Championship.

Federer Loses at Wimbledon in Upset

Wednesday, June 30: Roger Federer has not lost at Wimbledon before the Final since 2002. Tomas Berdych knew about it, and played his heart out in a 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 upset of Federer, a winner of 16 grand slam tournaments.

Vandeweghe Wins Title at Tennis West

It was a tall task to get to the final of the Hunt Communities Tennis Classic and beating the #1 seed would be even tougher, but CoCo Vadeweghe made it look easy as she took down Ryoko Fuda 6-2, 6-1 to win her 2nd tournament in as many wee

Shibazz Ready for the U.S. Open Regionals

Thursday, June 10:  Siji Shibazz has been here before.  The 24 year old boxer nearly qualified for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, being named an alternate to the U.S.

WWT (World Wrestling Today) Coming to El Paso

The World Wrestling Today (WWT) is riding into El Paso's Cohen Stadium. This major inaugural WWT event will be held Friday, July 9th at 8:00 PM at Cohen Stadium.

Cotto Defeats Foreman, Trout Next?

Saturday, June 5: Miguel Cotto defeated Yuri Foreman in a Junior Lightweight Title fight at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. It's the first fight at Yankee Stadium since Muhamman Ali defeated Ken Norton in 1976.

Drosselmeyer Wins Belmont Stakes with Ties to El Paso

Saturday, June 5: Drosselmeyer won today's Belmont Stakes, winning the third leg of the Triple Crown. The Kentucky Derby was won by Super Saver, while the Preakness was won by Lookin At Lucky. Both horses did not run in the Belmont.

Boxing Legend Dolph Quijano Laid To Rest Today

Friday, June 4: One of the great atheltes in El Paso's history was laid to rest today. Dolph Quijano passed away Monday at the age of 89.

Rita Martinez Ready for U.S. Open Boxing Regionals

Friday, June 4: El Paso born and Las Crucen Rita Martinez got into boxing two years ago to get back into shape. Who knew what stood in front of her and her trainer, Ric Ponce of Omega Boxing Club in Las Cruces.