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Mescalero Warrior Challenge 2 Weigh-In Results

The weigh-ins for the Mescalero Warrior Challenge 2 card took place today at the beautiful Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort in Mescalero, New Mexico. As expected, Jackson’s Mixed Martial Arts’ and Mescalero’s own, Coty “Ox” Wheeler, had a large group on hand to support him. Seven of the eight fights will feature fighters from Jackson’s MMA. The bouts are set ...

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Fight Week Gallery: Travis Marx

We caught up with Travis Marx and coach Mike Winkeljohn for Tavis’ final mitt session before his departure to Atlantic City for Bellator 68.   Travis is the co-main event and he will be facing Marcos Galvao in the bantamweight semi-finals.   [nggallery id=19]

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Josh Torres to Face Raul Carrillo June 30th

Earlier today, Albuquerque’s Josh “Pitbull” Torres announced that he will be facing Raul “El Chino” Carrillo (9-1, 6KOs), June 30th in the latter’s hometown of Longmont, Colorado. The contest is set to take place at the welterweight limit of 147lbs and will be held at the Boulder County Fairgrounds. Photo Gallery from May 10th 2012  “It’s going to make even ...

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Fight Week Gallery: Clint Roberts

Jackson’s Mix Martial Arts fighter Clint Roberts prepares for his May 12th match up with Silver City’s Geronimo Gonzales on the Mescalero Warrior Challenge card at the Inn of the Mountain Gods in Ruidoso. It has been nine months since Roberts was last in the cage and made easy work of Joe Kelso via 1st round submission, on the Jackson’s MMA Series ...

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Fight Week Gallery: Landon Vannata

Jackson’s fighter Landon Vannata will be facing Adrian Apoda in professional debut at Mascalero Warrior on May 12th. With only two amateur fights under his belt, Jackson’s Mixed Martial Art’s lightweight, 20-year-old, Landon Vannata will be making his professional debut this Saturday night, at the Mescalero Warrior Challenge in Ruidoso, New Mexico. Originally from Toms Rivers, New Jersey, Vannata’s introduction to the sport ...

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May Events

5/3 Bellator (Bryan Baker) 5/5  UFC on Fox 3: Diaz vs. Miller (John Dodson) 5/5 Roswell MMA (Steve Garcia) 5/11 Bellator (Travis Marx)(recap) 5/12 KOTC @ Buffalo Thunder  (recap) 5/12 Mescalero Warrior (recap) 5/19 Strikeforce (Isaac “Ike” Vallie-flagg, Quinn Mulhern) 5/26 UFC 146 Dos Santos vs. Mir (Diego Brandao) 6/2 Jackson MMA (more info) 6/2  Carlsbad 6/5 UFC on FX3 (Buddy Roberts, Henry Martinez, Tim ...

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Maldonado Upset, Muñoz Victorious (Battle in the Bosque Full Results)

Golden Girl/Golden Boy Productions. Maldonado VS. Carcamo Saturday April 28th Last night at the Santa Ana Star Casino, in Bernalillo, New Mexico, the state’s top prospect, Fidel Maldonado Jr. (13-1, 11KOs) lost his WBC Youth Lightweight belt to Obregon, Mexico’s Fernando Carcamo (10-3, 7KOs). The bout was the main event on Telefutura’s, Solo Boxeo: Battle in the Bosque, and co-promoted ...

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