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Andrew Tenneson Makes Pro Debut This Weekend at Cage Wars XVII

Andrew Tenneson Makes Professional Debut Saturday Night in Grand Junction, Colorado If Neil deGrasse Tyson could kick some ass, his name would be Andrew Tenneson. In the self-proclaimed “anime geek” at face value you have a wickedly smart, tranquil, glasses wearing, (now bearded) nerd, whose demeanor would lead one to think that you can punk for him for his cholocate milk at lunch. Then you realize he’s ...

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“Pops” Honored for Philanthropic Efforts in New Mexico’s Boxing Community

Pops Tom Crego was Very Close Friend of Johnny Tapia Saturday afternoon, at John S. Crego Memorial Boxing Gym in Albuquerque’s South Valley, longtime New Mexico boxing supporter Tom Crego was honored by friends and family. Commonly referred to as “Pops”, he is mostly recognized for being one of Johnny Tapia’s best friends and closest confidants in the former five-time ...

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Triple A MMA: Redemtpion at the Rock Hits Camel Rock March 29th

Gabriel Benitez Faces Angelo Sanchez in Main Event Grappling Super-Fight between Lanier and Mulhern also planned The Camel Rock Casino will play host to its first MMA show of the year when “Triple A MMA V: Redemption at the Rock,” takes places inside the Rock Showroom on Saturday March 29th. A compelling featherweight main event will take place as Pojoaque’s Angelo ...

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Kevin Croom to Meet Anthony Birchak May 9th at MFC 40

Early Monday morning, Maximum Fighting Championship announced the signing of New Mexico based fighter Kevin Croom (13-4; Sherdog record) to a multi-fight deal. In his first fight with the promotion he is expected to face MFC Bantamweight Champion, Anthony Birchak (11-1), of Arizona. The fight is scheduled to co-headline MFC 40 on May 9th and will air live on AXS TV ...

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April’s Legacy Fighting Championship 30 New Mexico Card to Officially be Announced Tomorrow at Route 66 Casino

A press conference to announce the first Legacy Fighting Championship mixed martial arts card to take place in New Mexico, is scheduled for tomorrow afternoon at Route 66 Casino. Featured on the April 4th Legacy Fighting Championship 30 (LC 30) card will be undefeated Albuquerque native Holly Holm (6-0). The press conference is expected to formally announce Holm’s opponent as well as some ...

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Fidel Maldonado vs. John Nater Fox Sports 1 Weigh-In Results

Earlier today at a Home Depot in San Antonio, Texas, the weigh-in for tomorrow night’s Golden Boy Boxing card were held. The main event will feature Albuquerque’s Fidel Maldonado Jr. (17-2, 14KOs) and late fill-in John Nater (13-4, 10KOs) of Puerto Rico. Nater, replaces Maldonado’s original opponent,  Steve Forbes, who was forced off the card due to failing a pre-fight ...

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Border Wars II Weigh-In Friday in El Paso

Tomorrow at 1pm the official weigh-in for Escalante Promotions’ event Border Wars II take place at the Texas Street Cantina Grill located at 912 Texas Ave in El Paso, Texas. The public is welcome to attend the weigh-in. The only information we have on the fight card is what can be found on the fight posters and Boxrec.com as the promoter ...

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