Fallon Fights set for Saturday
Super Featherweight (eight rounds)
Ramsey Luna (12-3, 5 KOs) vs. Saul Rodriguez (17-0-1, 13 KOs)
Super Bantamweight (eight rounds)
Andres Tapia (8-4-2, 2 KOs) vs. Victor Pasillas (10-0, 3 KOs)
Flyweight (eight rounds)
Oscar Vasquez (8-1, 1 KO) vs. Jose Toribio (6-1, 1 KO)
Featherweight (six rounds)
Michael Gaxiola (3-3) vs. Christian Silva (3-3, 1 KO)
Super Lightweight (six rounds)
Sergio Villanueva (27-7-2, 14 KOs) vs. Luis Ramos (23-2, 10 KOs)
Super Featherweight (four rounds)
Rafael Busuioc (1-0) vs. Xavier Martinez (1-0)
Super Welterweight (four rounds)
Quontez McGrath (2-0) vs. Jesus Sanchez (1-0-1, 1 KO)
Undefeated Saul Rodriguez will take on Ramsey Luna Saturday in the main event of the eighth annual Fallon Fights.
The event starts at 6 p.m. at the Churchill County Fairgrounds and will feature a slew of small, energetic yet furious fighters on a national stage. All bouts are below 154 pounds so fans can expect a bevy of fights heavy on action.
The main event features Rodriguez (17-0-1, 13 KOs) of Riverside, Calif., against Luna of Corpus Christi, Texas, (12-3, 5 KOs) in an eight-round bout, which will also be televised nationally on Univision.
Also scheduled to be on TV are Andres Tapia of Mexicali, Mexico, (8-4-2) and Victor Pasillas (10-0) of East Los Angeles in an eight-round Super Bantamweight fight and Sacramento Super Featherweights Rafael Busuioc (1-0) and Xavier Martinez (1-0) meet in a four-rounder.
Reno’s Oscar Vasquez (8-1, 1 KO) will battle Jose Toribio (6-1, 1 KO) of San Diego in an eight-round bout. Vasquez, a 122-pound flyweight, is riding a six-fight win streak dating to June 2012.
Admission is $30 for ringside, $15 for adults, $13 for military and seniors and $10 for children 10 and under.
This year’s Fallon Fights event is co-sponsored by the city of Fallon, Top Rank Boxing and Let’s Get It On Promotions.