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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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A few reasons why the MMA “The Proving Grounds” Documenatry is a must watch

If you are a fan of mixed martial arts or combat sports in general and you appreciate the deeper aspects of MMA, then “The Proving Grounds” documentary is very simply a “must-watch”. The documentary details in-depth the Jackson-Winklejohn MMA coaches and fighters as well as the inner-workings of the world famous martial arts gym. The documentary styled film was directed ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series XI fight card features full line up of exciting bouts

Last week, we announced the upcoming Jackson’s MMA Series XI event. The August 10th event will be held inside the Tingley Coliseum in the Expo New Mexico Fairgrounds. The eleventh installment of the popular MMA event will be the first of 2013 and includes twelve scheduled bouts featuring several fighters from the Jackson-Winklejohn camp as well as fighters from surrounding ...

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SWFight.com lists the 6 best New Mexico MMA events

The rich history of New Mexico’s MMA scene dates back to the early 2000’s when King of the Cage was in full swing in Albuquerque and Diego Sanchez was the “Nightmare” as an undefeated top prospect representing the little known Jackson-Winklejohn gym in the inaugural season of the UFC’s Ultimate Fighter reality TV show. The state has always had a ...

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Five things to watch for at the Jackson’s MMA Series X

The Jackson’s MMA Series X event is going down tonight, December 1st inside the Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. SWFight.com has kept you up to date with fight coverage and match up breakdowns all week and all the festivities will cap off a fun year for New Mexico regional MMA action for the 2012 year. For fight fans not ...

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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 Fight Card Announced

Jackson’s MMA has announced its full fight card for their Jackson’s MMA Series X event scheduled to take place on December 1st, at Albuquerque’s Tingley Coliseum. This is the second consecutive time the promotion will be making a stop at the venue. There are currently ten mixed martial arts bouts scheduled, four of which will be professional. The Jackson’s MMA Series serves as a battleground ...

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Matt Leyva to Face Anthony Birchak on Jackson’s MMA Series X Card December 1st at the Tingley Coliseum

The very popular Jackson’s MMA Series returns to Albuquerque on December 1st, 2012 and will be bringing the highly successful event back to Tingley Coliseum. In September, the series had a successful turnout at the Tingley Coliseum in a night that featured quick finishes and tough battles alike. This time around, Jackson’s MMA Series X will feature former Marine, Matt Leyva (9-2 professional) ...

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