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Mescalero Warrior: Cody “Ox” Wheeler Returns to The Cage

We Finally got the scoop on the MWC card on may 12th. This event marks the return of Cody “Ox” Wheeler against the 5-1 Freddie Lux.  If you’ve never seen OX fight, you’re in for a show. Freddie Lux’s last visit to New Mexico ended with a close split decision victory over Nick Urso at Jackson’s MMA Series 6. The ...

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Quintana Training for Baca

After hearing that MMA fighter Andres Quintana (you may remember him from our “Sunday Morning Circle” coverage) would be facing Matthew Baca on the upcoming Golden Girl Promotions boxing card on April 28th, we had to catch up with the rising fighter; he was training at Mean 1 East with team mate Martin Manrique. A few months away from his 21st birthday, ...

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Monday Morning Recap

WMMA 1 – McCorkle vs. Heden (MMA) Don Haskins Center, El Paso, Texas, Willie Parks won via decision against Jamaine Facey Frank Gomez was defeated via TKO in the first round against Chris Gruetzemacher Lionel Lanham won via first round TKO against Brad Peterson WMMA Website – Fightcard Sherdog.com – Fightcard USCombatsports – WMMA’s Fighting For A Better World One FC 3 War of the ...

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April Events

April’s schedule is fairly busy and May-June are going to be stacked as well.   We will keep the schedule updated. 3/30 – Steel City Rumble 9 (Paul Ray) (Fight recap) 3/31 – WMMA (Lionel Lanham, Frank Gomez, Willie Parks) (Fight recap) 3/31 – Tapia Uprising  (Fight recap) 3/31 – OneFC (Donald Sanchez) (Fight recap)(Video) 4/6 – FIT NHB Smoker (Fight recap) 4/6 – ...

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The Sunday Morning Circle

I love watching some of the pre-fight shows that lead up to a big pay per view or fight card, because they show some of the fighters background, where they’re from, their diet, their gym, but most of all I like the way they show how each fighter prepares and trains for their fight. Each fighter and camp usually have ...

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Monday Morning Recap

A brisk weekend in New Mexico, but the fighters were traveling! March Mayhem  (Gallup, NM) Southwest Fight News: Event Coverage NAGA Ray Martinez took 1st place in 135lb no gi  (more information pending) TUF 16 New Mexico trained Brendan Weaver was defeated by Andy Ogle to a decision. Full Coverage:  ultimatefighter.com King of the Cage “Breakthrough”  (Tulsa, Oklahoma) Tyler East was victorious over Tracy ...

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March Mayhem in Gallup, NM

Southwest Fight News loaded up the energy drinks and beef jerky and hit the highway for the short road trip to Gallup New Mexico, to cover the March Madness event by T2 promotions. We had an absolute blast at the event and the trip was well worth it.We even overstayed our welcome, stealing wifi, way past midnight, at a McDonald’s ...

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About SWF

What is Southwest Fight News? Southwest Fight News is a blog with one simple goal: to provide content that will inform, inspire, and promote. Southwest Fight News covers topics such as local news, health, nutrition, and event coverage. We publish content appropriate for all ages and genders. We emphasize our coverage to focus on local athletes of any experience level. ...

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Steve Garcia is Ready

We caught up with Steve Garcia preparing for his upcoming fight. Steve is coming off a very impressive victory over Brandon Trujillo in “Clash in The Cage” at Route 66 Hotel and Casino. With an amateur record of 4-0 Steve is looking to remain undefeated against Adrian Yazzi at March Mayhem in Gallup NM on March 10th. Steve primarily trains ...

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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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