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Mean1 MMA: Coach Wink Kickboxing Class

Caught a quick tip on the air waives (Twitter) that coach Mike Winkeljohn would be teaching a kickboxing class at Mean1 MMA (east location) last night.  We figured it would be a small class full of great tips and insite. Pro fighters Andres Quintana, Conrad Padilla and Clint Roberts were present as well. “Like” Mean1 on Facebook so you don’t ...

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Travis Marx signs with Bellator

The Bellator tourney kicks off in March on MTV2. Marx, a former member of the Utah Highway Patrol, now lives in New Mexico and is part of Team Jackson-Winkeljohn in Albuquerque. The 33-year-old is a three-time Utah high-school state wrestling champion who later wrestled at Ricks College, where he finished third in the 2001 NJCAA national tournament. MMA fans may ...

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Training: Hill of Tears

[singlepic id=21 w=320 h=240 float=right]Copper Canyon is often refereed to as the “Hill of Tears”. Located off of Tramway and Copper you will find a great spot to exercise. We caught up with Cub Swanson,  Isaac Vallie-Flagg and Jake Murphy for a late morning workout. I try to do Copper Canyon every Friday because its a gauge for where my conditioning is and it ...

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Fight Recap: Strikeforce, KOTC

Slow weekend for New Mexico fighters, but thankfully we had a great Srikeforce card to watch. KOTC – Steel Curtain KOTC Website USCombatSports Coverage FIT/NHB sent (3) fighters.  Thomas Shchute  lost a 3rd decision against  Johnny Cottrell.  Marciano Wilson lost in a first round submission to Scott Bear, but Isaiah Reyes was victorious over Anthony Kellen in the 3rd round due to strikes. ...

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Fight Recap: Evolution, BAMMA and UFC

Evolution : Evolution Facebook Page: Facebook USCombatsports Pro MMA Paco Castillo def Angel Castillo by Split Decision Adrian Cruz def Gilbert Cuhen by TKO at 4:16 of Rd 1 Brad Nordquist def Eric Kucevic by RNC at 3:39 of Rd 2 Daniel Pinheiro def Filiberto Martinez by RNC at 2:10 of Rd 1 Amateur MMA Jeremiah Cullum def Jonathon Lopez ...

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Big Wins for Jackson’s TUF Fighters!

Diego Brandao: $96,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus, $40,000 “Submission of the Night” bonus and $40,000 “Fight of the Night” bonus) John Dodson: $56,000 (includes $8,000 win bonus, $40,000 “Knockout of the Night” bonus)   Source: Sherdog.com 

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TUF 15 Tryouts – New Mexico Fighters

Known fighters who attended the tryout session: Derek Boyle – Jackson’s MMA (Facebook)(Twitter)(Sherdog) Bill Albrecht -FIT/NHB (Sherdog) Tim  Means -FIT/NHB (Facebook) (Sherdog) Donald Sanchez -FIT/NHB (Sherdog) Carey Vanier Hector Munoz James Krause Luis Luna Henry Martinez     The coaches will be Urijah Faber and Dominic cruz. TUF 15 will be launching on March 9th 2012 with a two hour long episode.

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Fight Recap: World Dominance – Holm vs Mathis

  NewMexico Boxing: Full gallery/report: Mathis KO’s Holm at Route 66 Holly Holm knocked out by Anne Sophie Mathis Weigh In Photos USCombat Sports – New Mexico: Pending  KNUXX Magazine: Pending Est Republicain (estrepublicain.fr) JACKPOT FOR “ANNE-SO!” (French) LowBlow505 Podcast: Anne Sophie Mathis vs Holly Holm, Post Fight Press Conference Anne Sophie Mathis vs Holly Holm, Post fight Press Conference (continued)

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