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FIT NHB's Amber Brown
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2013 Southwest Fight News Awards: MMA Upset of the Year

Amber Brown Shocks Kikuyo Ishikawa at Pancrase 250 You have to travel nearly 6,000 miles from New Mexico to see the venue where our 2013 Upset of the Year took place.  The event was Pancrase 250 where Albuquerque’s Amber Brown (3-1) of FIT NHB, would defeat the #6 world ranked atomweight in the world Kikuyo Ishikawa (9-4) at Differ Ariake […]

King of the Cage "Driven"
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The Monday Morning Recap

It was one of the busiest weekends in recent memory for the Southwest’s combat community as there was so much going on all-around the world. Boxing and MMA, regional shows and the UFC; New Mexico especially had so much going on that we as a staff couldn’t touch on everything going on despite our best […]

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Busy Weekend Schedule For New Mexico Combat Sports – What To Watch For

We should all know by now that New Mexico is a centralized focal point for combat sports world-wide but this weekend may in fact send local combat sports supporters into a frenzy. From World Title Boxing fights to top women MMA prospect and from up-and-comer headed to veteran of WMMA competing for the UFC; this […]

FIT NHB's Amber Brown
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Monday Morning Recap: Brown’s Upset of the Year, NM UFC Struggles, Sano and Colon in 30 Sec War

The news coming out of the weekend was focused around the UFC On FOX 8 event held in Seattle, Washington and for Albuquerque trained fighters, the night didn’t go as planned. Also in action this weekend, FIT NHB’s Amber Brown competed in Japan and more than a handful of southern New Mexico and El Paso […]

FIT NHB's Amber Brown
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FIT NHB’s Amber Brown travels for the second time to Japan, fights Ishikawa at Pancrase 250

Amber “The Bully” Brown (2-1) is quickly becoming a well noticed woman mixed martial artist. Not even a full year ago, the FIT NHB trained Brown made her professional debut for the King of the Cage promotion in Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino. Now Brown will be making her second trip overseas to fight for […]

Nakai vs Gonzales
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Brenda Gonzales vs. Rin Nakai Weigh In Video for Pancrase 247

Earlier today the weigh-ins for Sunday’s Pancrase 247 took place at the Differ Ariake Arena in Tokyo, Japan. In the co-main event of the evening New Mexico and FIT NHB’s Brenda Gonzales (4-0) will be taking on Rin Nakai (13-0-1) at the Differ Ariake Arena in Tokyo, in the most important fight in Women’s Mixed Martial Art history for […]

Brenda Gonzales vs Rin Nakai
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Brenda Gonzales Set To Face Pancrase Champion Rin Nakai in Japan

Last week it was announced that FIT NHB’s Brenda Gonzales (4-0) would be facing undefeated Pancrase champion Rin Nakai (13-0-1) in Tokyo, Japan at Pancrase 247. The contest will be a non-title match and is set to take place May 19th at the Differ Ariake Arena. The organization is one of the most longtime running promotions. It actually […]