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Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Fighter Ray Borg training out of FIT NHB in Albuquerque, NM

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Report: UFC 215 main event featuring Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg canceled

Fight week illness sidelines Albuquerque fighter Ray Borg less than 2 days before flyweight title fight against Demetrious Johnson at UFC 215 Late Thursday evening MMAFight.com’s Ariel Helwani broke some very disappointing news out of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The UFC 215 main event bout between current UFC Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and Albuquerque’s Ray Borg, […]

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Ray Borg’s Journey To The Pinnacle Of the Sport Fighting MMA’s Best Flyweight – Part One

The landscape of mixed martial arts was vastly different in 2011. Jackson’s MMA Series hosted their sixth show and featured headliner Joey Villasenor. Evolution Combat Sports had just put on three shows that year, namely ECSC 2 that featured Angelica Chavez and Joby Sanchez. King of the Cage had established itself as a premier stomping […]

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Judgement MMA Benefit Open House & Kickboxing Event On September 20th

On September 20th, in less than two weeks, the Judgement MMA gym in Rio Rancho will host a benefit event inside their gym to fundraise for “Paws and Stripes”. The event will be an open house of the great facility the Judgement MMA team trains in as well as a kickboxing event featuring a full lineup of talented amateurs ready […]

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The Monday Morning Recap: Borg & Swanson Snag Post-Fight Bonuses, Impress at UFC Fight Night In San Antonio

When the UFC Fight Night event rolled into San Antonio, Texas this past Saturday night, most fans could have guessed that two locally trained fighters would return to New Mexico with victories; not as many fans could have guessed that those same two fighters would also come home with their pockets lined with 50-thousand dollars extra in […]

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UFC Fight Night “Swanson vs. Stephens” Features Several New Mexico Trained Fighters & One Home Grown Favorite

The AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas better be prepared for the high-level talent headed to the venue capable of holding over eighteen-thousand people. This Saturday, June 28th, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will host UFC Fight Night: “Swanson vs. Stephens” in the Lone Star State and Albuquerque, New Mexico will be well-represented. From the […]

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How Could The UFC Sellout A Venue If They Come Back For Round Two?

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) made its long-awaited debut in Albuquerque, New Mexico last weekend and boy, oh boy was it an event to remember. Whether the memories of UFC Fight Night 42 were negative or positive, the Rustam Khabilov vs. Ben Henderson headlined event was definitely an event to create tremendous amounts of content for […]

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Ray Borg Vs. Ryan Benoit Official For UFC Fight Night 44 In San Antonio On June 28

It will be a very quick turnaround for New Mexico’s hottest prospect as Ray “The Taz-Mexican Devil” Borg (6-1) had to wait a short two weeks before he was given his next task by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). This time, Borg will fight closer to home, in the neighboring state of Texas for a […]

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Local Brand “Zia Wear” Produced Iconic Logo, Successful Line Of New Mexico Themed Clothing

Clothing lines are of high abundance in the MMA world, maybe more so than any other sport. The trend of creating catchy t-shirts to represent the sport of MMA has been popular since the creation of brands like TapOut, Affliction, and Xtreme Couture; you will even find MMA Elite products in your local Wal-Mart. From “walkout” clothing […]

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UFC On Fox 11: Post-Fight Thoughts On Three Bouts Featuring Albuquerque Trained Fighters

This past Saturday night, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held a major event inside the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The sport’s premier MMA promotion had a great turnout from Floridians and had a great line-up of exciting fights from the UFC Fight Pass bouts to the Fox Sports 1 prelims and of course, the […]

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Breaking Down Ray Borg Vs. Dustin Ortiz

In one of the most monumental stories in New Mexico’s MMA history, 20-year old Ray Borg needed only six professional MMA bouts to get on the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s radar and garner national MMA attention. After his April 5th Legacy FC 30 victory against Jackson-Winkeljohn’s Nick Urso, the “Taz-Mexican Devil” Borg would get the call from the ZUFFA owned MMA […]