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The King of the Cage veteran and coach at Wink’s Gym and Mean1 MMA

Aaron Perls
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Southwest Fight News Monthly Awards For February 2014

Month two of 2014 is in the books and chalk up another buzz-worthy month of combat sports action. From nationally televised boxing action to some local MMA, the combat schedule for February may have been less busy then January but still carried plenty of weight regardless. Following up on the success of January’s Monthly Award […]

Kevin Croom
*SWFN Articles, Albuquerque Kickboxing, Chris Avila, Chris Luttrell, Kevin Croom (MMA), Lutrell's MMA, MFC (Maximum Fighting Championship), Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Pre-Fight Breakdown, Ray Yee, SWFN Fight Week Coverage, Titan FC,

Kevin Croom In Action Tonight, Poised To Push Winning Streak To Nine

It has been nearly three-months since Kevin Croom last fought and that will be the longest lay-off for the Albuquerque trained fighter since his monumental rise up the ranks following an eight fight win streak. 2013’s “Fighter of the Year” for SWFight returns to action tonight at Titan FC looking for his ninth consecutive victory. […]

Tim Means
*SWFN Articles, Arena Theater (Houston), Arlene Vaughn, Artenas Young, Chris Avila, Chris Luttrell, FIT NHB, Jon Judy, Legacy FC, Legacy FC 27, Lutrell's MMA, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Pre-Fight Breakdown, SWFN Fight Week Coverage, Tim Means, Tom Vaughn,

Means Vs. Young Post-Fight Thoughts: Looking At Our Keys To Victory For Both Fighters

The highly anticipated Welterweight bout between Tim Means and Artenas Young went down two nights ago on Friday night and the Legacy FC main event came and went very quickly and if you left to take a break from watching the show, there is a good chance you missed the fight. “The Dirty Bird” was […]

Tim "Dirty Bird" Means
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Heads Up Fight Fans! What To Watch For Super Bowl Weekend

This weekend is shaping up to be another fun weekend of mixed martial arts. However, this weekend feels more mellow then the weeks preceding as past weekends have had numerous events featuring locals in both boxing and MMA; ranging from Fort Worth, Texas to the Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino where Holmes Boxing started off […]

Andres Quintana
*SWFN Articles, Andres Quintana (Boxing/MMA), Chris Avila, Chris Luttrell, Derek Perez, Lutrell's MMA, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Triple-A-MMA,

Andres Quintana Back In Action, Featured On Triple-A-MMA’s Event At Camel Rock Casino

Live MMA action is headed back to the Camel Rock Casino just in the outskirts of Santa Fe and they will be taking one of the youngest and brightest fighters in the area.  When Triple-A-MMA makes their fifth appearance in the fight game, Luttrell’s MMA representative Andres Quintana (6-1) will be in action. After making an […]

Steve Garcia
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Monday Morning Re-cap For January 15th – 18th

It was a very busy weekend for New Mexico combat sports and interestingly enough, none of the action from this past weekend was within state lines. With the high volume of mixed martial artists residing in the many New Mexico gyms, it isn’t rare to have several fighters from several gyms fighting in the same […]

Artenas Young
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Legacy 27 Means Vs. Young: Keys To Victory For “The Machine Gun”

In less than two weeks, one Albuquerque trained fighter will have the daunting task of stopping another Albuquerque trained fighter from his intentions to re-enter the ranks of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s roster. On paper he is the underdog and he will be locked inside the cage with a fighter notorious for his aggressive style […]

Triple A MMA Caged Hostility
*SWFN Articles, Albuquerque Kickboxing, Chris Avila, Chris Luttrell, Freddy Crosby, Javier Palacios, Josh Lanier, Lenny Lovato Sr., Lovato Total Fitness, Lutrell's MMA, Lynae Lovato, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Ray Yee, Stephen Cervantes, Steve Garcia, Steven Cervantes, SWFN Fight Week Coverage, Triple-A-MMA, Triple-A-MMA "Win To Get In", WMMA,

Triple-A-MMA “Caged Hostility” Results And Thoughts On The Thursday Night Event In Texas

Orthrus Promotions took their “Triple-A-MMA” promotion to the Lonestar State of Texas to put on their fourth mixed martial arts show. The promotion hosted an event in Iowa last year to compliment the two events held in Albuquerque, New Mexico. While the card is filled with Texas talent, scattered in the undercard are several New […]

Artenas Young
*SWFN Articles, Arlene Vaughn, Artenas Young, Chris Avila, Chris Luttrell, FIT NHB, Jon Judy, Legacy FC, Legacy FC 27, Lutrell's MMA, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Pre-Fight Breakdown, SWFN Fight Week Coverage, Tim Means, Tom Vaughn,

Legacy FC 27 Headlined By “The Dirty Bird” And “The Machine Gun” In A Welterweight Clash

On January 31st, the very successful Texas MMA promotion Legacy Fighting Championships will return to the Arena Theater in Houston, Texas for their Legacy FC 30 event. The card is full of talent as it typically is and features Olympic wrestler Henry Cejudo fighting in his sixth professional bout where he will fight fellow unbeaten […]

Kevin Croom
*SWFN Articles, Albuquerque Kickboxing, Chris Avila, Chris Luttrell, Danny Romero, Gracie Barra, Jackson's MMA, Jackson's/Winkeljohn's MMA, Kevin Croom (MMA), Lutrell's MMA, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Ray Yee,

2013 Southwest Fight News: MMA Fighter Of The Year

Kevin Croom Rolls Out A Memorable Year And Captures Fighter Of The Year Honors The record of 8-0 sounds typically like a fighter who has had a few really solid years competing in MMA action. Traditionally, a fighter will fight between once to four times a year and that is being generous considering injuries and […]