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New Mexico Athletic Commission Chairman Speaks on UFC Fight Night 42

UFC Fight Night 42 Albuquerque

New Mexico Athletic Commission is taking Sanchez vs. Pearson appeal very serious An eventful evening for several reasons took place at the first ever UFC event in the state of New Mexico, Saturday night in Albuquerque.  UFC Fight Night 42 marked the largest combat sports event to take place in the state, thus making it the most high-profiled Mixed Martial ...

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UFC Fight Night 42: Henderson vs. Khabilov June 7th Odds

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UFC Fight Night 42 Odds, 3 of 4 New Mexican Fighters are Underdogs On Saturday night, UFC Fight Night 42: Benson Henderson vs. Rustam Khabilov will take place at the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This past Sunday the odds were finally released for the bouts. The most anticipated odds from the card were undoubtedly the main event’s fight ...

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What Would A UFC Event Look Like In Albuquerque?

One of the most famous venues in the entire country, "The Pit" is home to the University of New Mexico Lobos but it has combat history within the walls as well.

It is a topic that has plenty of debate behind it; is the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ever going to make its way to New Mexico? Often considered the MMA “Mecca”, Albuquerque has been long awaiting the opportunity to host the sports biggest and best promotion for some time and the 14-thousand plus seats of The Pit have longed to ...

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SWFight.com’s 1/2 Year Awards For 2013 (MMA Edition)

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We are past the mid-way point of 2013 and the action from within New Mexico or featuring New Mexico fighters has been incredible. Our state has hosted several events including Bellator MMA back in February, Triple-A-MMA in April and a recent King of the Cage event in downtown Albuquerque. We have had fighters compete in several regional promotions as well as nationally in the ...

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Southwest Fight News 2012 BJJ, Boxing and MMA Awards

Let us start off by thanking you all for following the website and Facebook page. We have had quite a ride locally, regionally and nationally following fighters and their performances. We have busted our butts (and wallets) in trying to provide you the coverage over the past year. We pride ourselves in our content and professionalism. The results for our 2012 awards are ...

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SWFight.com 2012 Interview Highlights

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It was a great year covering local, regional and at times national events that featured our El Paso and New Mexico based fighters. We would like to thank you for your support and hope that we have assisted in promoting the sports of boxing, MMA and BJJ with our coverage. We could not cover all the local events as our ...

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