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Urso Awarded Decision Over Montoya at Buffalo Thunder

The beautiful Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino will be the host site for arguably one of the area's most prolific match-up between two highly-touted prospects.

Urso and Montoya Grind for Three Rounds in Jackson’s MMA Series MMA XIV’s Main Event It took Nick Urso four seconds to sprint from the Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino Ballroom lobby to the cage during his introduction for his fight against Josh Montoya at Jackson’s MMA Series XIV on Saturday night.  “I’ve been on the shelf for a while ...

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An Event In Reflection: Saturday Night’s Triple-A-Event Inside The Camel Rock Casino

Natalie Roy

The first post-UFC event in New Mexico went down this past Saturday night as Orthrus Promotions returned to Camel Rock Casino to host the seventh Triple-A-MMA event. While the event titled “Rock Stars” failed to sellout the Camel Rock Casino Ballroom, the show was plagued by several scenarios that definitely impacted ticket sales. From injuries to no-shows, the highly anticipated fight card ...

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The Jackson’s MMA Series “By The Numbers”


  With the August 10th, Jackson’s MMA Series XI event rapidly approaching, SWFight.com has come up with a new way to showcase some of the more interesting aspects of the event’s storied history. While we have already named one of the Jackson’s Series first ten events as one of the best six New Mexico MMA events and listed the “Ten ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series X: Live Results

Matt Leva vs. Mike Chupa

Jackson’s MMA Series X Professional Card Live Results Anthony Birchak (Apex MMA) def. Matt Leyva (Jackson’s/Winkeljohn’s MMA) via TKO Rd 1 @ 1:22 Conrad Padilla (Jackson’s/Winkeljohn’s MMA) def. Rolando Cespedes (Team Topkins) via unanimous decision 30-27 (2) 29-28 Mike Justus (Jackson’s/Winkeljohn’s MMA) def. Manuel Cespedes (Team Topkins) via TKO Rd 3 @ 4:28 Jackson’s MMA Series X Amateur Card Live Results Eric Dodson (Jackson’s/Winkeljohn’s ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series X – Weigh-In Results


This afternoon the hungry fighters showed up at Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town ready to hit the scales.  The Jackson’s MMA Series X event will take place tomorrow night at the Tingley Coliseum. The surprise of the afternoon was with Dave Ruelez.  Nick Urso’s opponent Dave Ruelez was unable to make weight and was roughly 15lbs over.  Unfortunately the fight ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series X: Undercard features Dodson, Sparks

JMMAS IX - Dodson vs Garcia

Jackson’s MMA Series X –  Jon Sparks vs Allen Washington Many regional promotions in the sport of MMA tend to mix amateur and professional bouts onto one fight card and are split up to showcase the professional fighters on what is called the “main card.” The terminology should not be taken literally as the amateur fights are every bit deserving of ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series IX Hits Tingley Coliseum

Jackson's MMA Series IX

On September 8th , MMA will make it’s return to Tingley Coliseum with the Jackson’s MMA Series IX card. This will be the ninth installment of the highly popular Jackson’s MMA Series and in it’s traditional fashion will feature both professional and amateur fighters. Having outgrown the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino- Albuquerque, Jackson’s MMA felt that to hold a better product a larger ...

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