Valenzuela and Carter Top Weekend Boxing

Rising Star Promotions returns this weekend in Agua Prieta, Sonora with a weekend, January 29th and 30th with full of great action fights. Both shows will be lived streamed from La Terraza Sports Bar on Toma Y Daca Facebook page.

Main Event for Friday the 29th will feature Orange, New Jersey’s undefeated Quaseem Carter, 3-0 2ko taking on Cristian Hermosillo, 2-2 2ko in a 4 round Middleweight bout.

Co Feature bout will include Philadelphia’s undefeated Rasheen Brown, 5-0 2ko against Agua Prieta’s Jose Manuel Cariaga, 1-2 1ko.

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Undefeated Jr. Middleweight Davante Shumate, 8-0 4ko, of Sterling Heights, Michigan takes on Lauro Alcantar, 10-10-1 1ko of Agua Preta.

Agua Prieta’s Joe Garate seeks his first win against Jayson Gallegos of Las Vegas, Nevada.

New York City’s Paul Bamba, 1-0 1ko, makes a quick turnaround, taking on Juan Manuel Valenzuela Palma, 0-3.

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Ramon Marquez, 1-0 1ko takes on Pro Debuting Luis Gomez. Both from Agua Prieta.

Ramses Ruiz of Guaymas, Sonora takes on 42 fight veteran Arcadio Salazar of Agua Prieta.

Agua Prieta’s Gael Corral and Jesus Francisco Loreto will both make their professional debuts in a bantamweight tilt.

Agua Prieta’s Guadalupe Quijada Garcia and Jesus Enrique Ahumada will both seek their first victory in a 4 round lightweight fight.


The Main Event for Saturday the 30th will feature the pride of Agua Prieta Roberto “Tito” Valenzuela Jr., 15-2 15ko takes on veteran war horse Cosme Rivera, 42-30-3 29ko of Culiacan, Sinaloa in the 10 round Welterweight battle.

In the 8 round co feature, Jr. Welterweight Omar Tienda, 22-5 15ko of Monterrey, Nuevo León taking on Mario Antonio Macias, 28-22 14ko of Iztacalco, Distrito Federal.

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Jonathan Montrel, 8-0 6ko of New Orleans, Louisiana takes on battle tested Misael Ponce Galaz, 14-29-6 10ko of Agua Prieta in a 6 round Jr. Welterweight contest.

Undefeated Bantamweight Emmanuel Rodriguez, 6-0 2ko of Berlin, New Jersey by way of Quebradillas, Puerto Rico takes on Agua Prieta’s Rigo Cruz Cebreros, 2-6.

Kenny Porter lightweight protégé Maliek Montgomery, 5-0 5ko of Macon, Georgia takes on the experienced Marco Antonio Monteros, 9-17-1 2ko of Nacozari, Sonora.

Veterans Joel Juarez, 32-43-2 28ko and Saul Corral, 31-16 20ko meet in a 6 round Welterweight contest.

Light Heavyweight Edgar Valenzuela, 3-0 3ko, who is the younger brother of Main Events Roberto Valenzuela Jr, will take on Martin Rodriguez 4-29 2ko.

Agua Prieta’s Giovanni Garcia, 1-0-1 1ko and Vicente Ramirez, 0-1 meet in 4 round cruiserweight fight.

Richard Commey and Jackson Marinez Ready for Lightweight Showdow

Sam Crossed, 9-1 5ko of Greenbelt, Maryland looks to get back in the win column taking on Hector Nava, 9-15 3ko, of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California in a 6 round cruiserweight tilt.

Phoenix, Arizona’s Jason Pearson, 1-0 1ko, Adam Stewart, 8-1-1 5ko and Elijah Garcia, 3-0 3ko will seek action.

Pearson takes on Carlos Rodriguez Villegas, 1-1-1 1ko of Agua Prieta in a 4 round cruiserweight fight. Stewart takes on Cristopher Elias Garza, 2-3 1ko of Agua Prieta in a 4 round Heavyweight fight. Garcia will seek action in a 4 round Jr. Middleweight bout against 39 fight veteran Carlos Luzanilla.