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Fidel Maldonado Headlines April 28th Event.

Undefeated 13-0 Albuquerque native, Fidel Maldonado, will be fighting in the main event on April 28th in the “Solo Boxeo Tecate” event. Maldonado is the current WBC lightweight youth champion, 11 of his wins come by way of KO. We don’t know who he’s fighting in this 10 rounder yet, but we’re sure there will be fireworks no matter who the opponent is. ...

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Carlos Condit Day

Albuquerque’s mayor Richard Barry officially named February 29th “Carlos Condit Day”.  Condit had his day full with the media.  Starting the day off at a few radio stations and then finishing the evening off with a big entrance at the UNM Lobos game. MMA Weekly Albuquerque Celebrates Carlos Condit Day Albuquerque Journal  Mayor Celebrates Condit’s Exploits

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Gonzalez, Montoya Victorious, Sanchez Upset at Warehouse Rumble

In their first at bat as a professional boxing promotion, last night, Chavez Promotions hit a home run with their Warehouse Rumble card. A very entertaining set of seven bouts thrilled fans at the sold out YDI Wool Warehouse in Albuquerque, New Mexico. “Wow! For our first event it’s amazing how the fans and the fighters responded tonight,” said matchmaker ...

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Diego “The Dream” Sanchez interview

MMA Fighting caught up with Albuquerque’s Diego Sanchez in a 25min interview last week.  Diego has been flown under the radar for the past we years with his personal life, but in this Ariel Helwan interview Diego shared his past.  Don’t forget to cheer Diego on on the FuelTV card this Wednesday when he faces Jake Ellenberger. “I got sucked real ...

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FIT/NHB visit’s Tapia’s Gym

FIT NHB fighters Donald Sanchez and Tim Means stopped in at 7 time boxing champion, Johnny Tapia’s gym.  Team Tapia is a thriving gym with a long list of up and coming New Mexico boxers, the perfect place for these top level MMA fighters to keep their tools sharp.   Donald Sanchez had his hands full in 4, 3 minute ...

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Warehouse Rumble

Chavez Productions is kicking off their first event at the Wool Warehouse in Albuquerque on February 24th. The YDI Wool Warehouse, is located at 516 1st Ave. in Albuquerque. Main Event: Matthew Baca vs. Roswell’s John Herrera. Co-main Brandi Montoya (1-2) vs. Amber Brown. ( Debut) Undercard: Leonardo Sanchez (2-0) vs. Aaron Fernandez (2-6) Cristian Cabral (1-0) vs. Andre Galarza (debut) Alan ...

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Henry Martinez on UFC 143 Card.

This weekend’s UFC 143 fight card just got even better for New Mexico fight fans. Not only does it have Albuquerque’s Carlos Condit in a title fight against Nick Diaz, it was also just announced that Jackson’s/Winkeljohn’s fighter, Henry Martinez, will step in to replace Jorge Lopez against the 5-3-0 Matt Riddle. Martinez is on a 4 fight winning streak, ...

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