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Jayme Hinshaw
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Road to Recovery: FIT NHB’s Jayme Hinshaw details her arm injury and winning the KOTC Championship

It was the evening of November 10th, 2017 inside the Blackbear Casino in Carlton, Minnesota more than 1,300 miles away from Albuquerque, New Mexico. FIT NHB’s Jayme Hinshaw was about to compete for the promotion’s Atomweight Title against Melissa Karagianis in the main event. There was no way for Hinshaw to know that the night’s […]

Fidel Maldonado Jr., Damacio Page, Keith Jardine, Earl Large, Joey Villasenor
Boxing, Damacio Page, Earl Large, Featured, Fidel Maldonado Jr. (Boxing), Joey Villasenor, Keith Jardine (MMA), Mixed Martial Arts (MMA),’s Greatest Fighters In New Mexico History: #25-21’s listing of the Greatest New Mexico Boxers and MMA Fighters of All Time, rankings #25-21 include boxers Maldonado Jr., Large, MMA’s Villaseñor, Jardine, Page The Marquess of Queensberry Rules, the code of the generally accepted rules in the sport of boxing were published in 1867, 45 years before New Mexico was granted statehood in […]

New Mexico best fighters
*SWFN Articles, Bob Foster (Boxing), Boxing, Carlos Condit (MMA), Danny Romero, Eddie Mack (Pedro Christostomo Quintana), Featured, Greatest New Mexico Fighters of All Time, Holly Holm (Boxing), Holly Holm (MMA), Johnny Tapia (Boxing), Mixed Martial Arts (MMA),’s Greatest Boxers and Mixed Martial Artists In New Mexico History set to unveil its list of the Top 25 greatest boxers and mixed martial artists in New Mexico combat sports history We have exciting news fight fans! Southwest Fight News had been looking for a fun project that the fight community will enjoy reading and discussing and we believe we have found one that New Mexico fight […]

Nicco Montano TUF 26
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Nicco Montano to follow in the footsteps of Dodson, Sanchez with a win at The Ultimate Fighter Finale

FIT NHB’s Nicco Montano (3-2) was a “dark horse” so-to-speak when it was announced she would compete on the current season of “The Ultimate Fighter”. As most fight fans are aware, TUF is a reality television show put on by the UFC that locks up a dozen or more fighters inside a house in Las Vegas for several weeks […]

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

We only have a few days remaining in the work week, which to all of us fight fans can only mean one thing – inching closer to Saturday’s UFC 215 pay-per-view. While most UFC events are must-see for most fans, this weekend’s main event has an iconic and extremely special place in the hearts of […]

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 […]

Jordan Espinosa vs. Nick Urso
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Nick Urso and Jordan Espinosa Make Weight for Contender Series Bout

Albuquerque Rivals Nick Urso and Jordan Espinosa Make Weight for tomorrow’s Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series Bout A year and a half old beef will finally be settled tomorrow night as Albuquerque flyweights Nick Urso and Jordan Espinosa face each other on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, live on UFC Fight Pass. The […]