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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...

Brandon “The Heartbreaker” Figueroa defends WBA title with 10th-round TKO

Weslaco’s Brandon “The Heartbreaker” Figueroa successfully defended his World Boxing Association Super Bantamweight Championship on Saturday night with a 10th-round knockout of Damien Vazquez...

Brandon Figueroa picks up KO win in San Antonio

Weslaco boxer Brandon Figueroa nearly set a record for punch volume before remaining undefeated with a seventh-round technical knockout of Giovanni Delgado on Saturday.The...

Weslaco boxer Figueroa arrested on DUI charge

Boxer and Weslaco native Omar Figueroa Jr. was arrested by the Indian Wells Police Department on a DUI charge on Jan. 29 in Riverside...