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Holly Holm to Face Myriam Lamare in Rematch December 7th

Earlier today it was announced that women’s pound for pound boxing champion Holly Holm, will be facing IBF Light Welterweight Champion Myriam Lamare in a rematch, of their 2009 contest, Friday December 7th in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The card is being dubbed “Fire And Ice: Holm vs. Lamare II” and will be taking place at the Route 66 Casino. A press ...

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Cub Swanson Ready to Defend Jackson’s MMA’s Reputation Against Charles Oliveiria at UFC 152

The highly anticipated event promoted by the Ultimate Fighting Championship dubbed UFC 152 headlined by light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Vitor Belfort will go down this Saturday. The card is notable due to the promotions decision to skip UFC 151 after Jones’ original opponent Dan Henderson pulled out of the event due to injury. Many within the UFC and ...

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Michelle Waterson Fights at Invicta 3 on October 6th (Video)

This Saturday night, one of the sport’s most notable female fighters will take her talents to the cage representing Albuquerque’s Jackson-Winklejohn gym in the Invicta 3 event. The Invicta promotion is an all female based organization that has in their first two installments offered out the best of Woman’s MMA to their audience. Michelle “The Karate Hottie” Waterson is a ...

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A Fighter Introduction: FIT NHB’s Frank Baca

There is something to be said about an exceptional athlete making strides in their careers while always representing their roots of where they came from. New Mexico is rich with pride of our athletes though their successful ventures and their downfalls. Someone the mixed martial arts community should be extremely excited to put their support in is a 26-year old ...

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SWFight travels to Downtown Albuquerque to visit FIT NHB

Walking into the warehouse styled building off of Lomas and 1st Street; one would think he’d be walking inside an old-fashioned boxing gym. The kind of gym you’d expect to see in the movies and the old documentaries of the combat sports champions from past generations. It isn’t because there are title belts engulfing the office as you walk in, it isn’t ...

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Fighter Introduction: FIT NHB’s Ray Borg

New Mexico has always been a bright spot on the mixed martial arts map, the state has bred home-grown world champions and has harbored world champions in the states many illustrious gyms. With those accolades attached to the state and its strong foundation upon the sport of MMA, it should come as no surprise that we have up and coming, young ...

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Jackson’s MMA Series IX Results- Cerda defeats Gomez, Tucker Remains Unbeaten

ALBUQUERQUE, NM., Last night the Tingley Coliseum hosted Jackson’s MMA Series IX. A total of five professional and six amateur fights thrilled the mixed martial arts saavy crowd. This was the first time the Tingley Coliseum held an event produced the finest mixed martial arts promotion in the southwest. AARON CERDA def. FRANK GOMEZ via 1st rd 04:26 TKO (Doctor stoppage) ...

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Coach Josh Lanier hosting a Jiu Jitsu Seminar Sept. 15

Attention Jiu Jitsu and grappling enthusiasts! Josh Lanier, billed as one of New Mexico’s premier grappling coaches will be instructing a No-Gi seminar hosted by Lovato’s Total Fitness on September 15th, 2012 from1-3 pm. Lanier is a professional mixed martial artist, boxer and prominent grappler from the state ofNew Mexico. He is currently amongst the top 10 grapplers inNew Mexico’sSouthwest ...

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