Browsing Category

Bellator

Bellator Fighting Championships

Santa Ana
Adrian Cruz (MMA), Bellator, Bellator 91, Bellator Rio Rancho (Albuquerque), Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Nick Gonzalez, Santa Ana Star Casino,

Bellator 91 Rio Rancho Live Blog

Stay tuned and keep up with the Bellator 91 event going down tonight in Rio Rancho, New Mexico at the Santa Ana Star Center with SWFight.com as we live blog from inside the arena. Middleweight : Yair Moguel (187.6) vs. Brennan Ward (184.9) Rd 1- both fighters start swinging and applying pressure with Ward diving […]

Bjorn Rebney Bellator CEO
Bellator, Bellator 91, Bellator Rio Rancho (Albuquerque), Bjorn Rebney, Joaquin Zamora (Boxing), Landon Vanata, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Santa Ana Star Casino,

Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney on New Mexico MMA and Holly Holm

Yesterday we were joined by Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney for an exclusive interview. Rebney opened up about his interest in the New Mexico MMA market and whether he plans to comeback anytime soon. He also discusses the importance of Holly Holm being included in the first ever Bellator event tonight in New Mexico. Check out our […]

Lionel Lanham
Bellator, Bellator 90, Interviews, Jackson's MMA, Jackson's/Winkeljohn's MMA, Lionel Lanham (MMA), Mean1 MMA & Fitness, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA),

Lionel Lanham Reflects on Bellator Debut and his Past Two Years of MMA

Recently we visited the Mean1MMA gym in Rio Rancho, New Mexico to catch up with Lionel Lanham following his promotion debut victory with Bellator in Salt Lake City, Utah. Lanham defeated Joe Rodriguez in just 49 seconds making it the fifth time in as many victories that he stops his opponent within the first minute […]

Andres Quintana
Andres Quintana (Boxing/MMA), Bellator, Bellator 91, Bellator Rio Rancho (Albuquerque), Jackson's MMA, Jackson's/Winkeljohn's MMA, Mean1 MMA & Fitness, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Santa Ana Star Casino,

Andres Quintana No Stranger to Being a Late Replacement

In April of 2012, Mean1MMA’s Andres Quintana pulled off quite possibly one of the greatest upsets in New Mexico MMA history by defeating Yoatzin Meza in the latters home state of Arizona. Quintana took the fight on a week and a half notice. The experience gap was colossal. Meza was 18 and 7 and had […]

Adrian Cruz vs Nick Gonzalez
Adrian Cruz (MMA), Bellator, Bellator 91, Bellator Rio Rancho (Albuquerque), Jackson's MMA, Jackson's/Winkeljohn's MMA, Judgment MMA, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Nick Gonzalez,

Adrian Cruz Sees Fight Against Friend Nick Gonzalez at Bellator 91 as Opportunity of a Lifetime

Success comes as a result of the work we do when we are presented with opportunities, but what if the opportunity is not specific toward a goal we are striving for? Sometimes just a second chance at life can lead you to open your eyes to new ventures. Opportunities can arise at any moment; when we least […]

Adrian Cruz
Adrian Cruz (MMA), Bellator, Bellator 91, Judgment MMA, Low Blow Radio, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA),

Low Blow Radio: Guest Adrian Cruz Discusses Upcoming Bellator 91 Bout and The Guys Recap Combat Sports Week

Last night the guys at Low Blow Radio were joined by Judgement MMA’s Adrian Cruz. On February 28th at the Santa Ana Star Casino in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, Cruz will be part of the Bellator 91 undercard where he will be taking on Jackson’s-Winkeljohn’s Nick Gonzalez. The bout between the two fighters is an […]

Bellator, Featured, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Santa Ana Star Center,

Bellator MMA M’Pumbu vs Vegh To Take Place in Rio Rancho

It is official, Bellator MMA will be hitting the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, February 28th. Earlier today the promotion announced that Bellator Light Heavyweight World Champion Christian M’Pumbu will put his title on the line against Attila Vegh in the main event at Belltor XCI (91) that evening. Tickets for the […]

Jackson's Fighters Hit the Crest
Bellator, Hunter Tucker (MMA), Jackson's/Winkeljohn's MMA, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA),

Jackson’s-Winklejohn’s Hunter Tucker debuts for Bellator on January 26th

Another New Mexico-based fighter has joined Bellator Fighting Championships. Recent signee, Hunter Tucker (4-0), representing the Jackson’s-Winklejohn’s gym, will take the next step in his already successful career as he looks to make his promotional debut January 26th at Bellator 86. The event will be held inside the Winstar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma less than two hours away from […]

Bellator Logo
Bellator, Mixed Martial Arts (MMA),

Bellator Fighting Championships Looking to Hold Event in New Mexico

A reliable source has confirmed that Bellator Fighting Championships has filed an application for a promoter’s license with the New Mexico Athletic Commission; meaning that a Bellator event is likely to make a stop in the Albuquerque area in early 2013. A venue to hold the event has not yet been determined. The last scheduled event Bellator currently has […]