April 24th, The Isleta Resort & Casino host a Fresquez Productions Press Conference, to formally announce June 2nd’s JacksonWink Fight Night 3. Press conference video & updated fight card below.
As reported yesterday the Jmain event will be a rematch between Able “The Silent Assassin” Cullum against Josh “The Destroya” Montyoa. Cullum is fighting out of Force of One in Clovis. The Tucumcari Sheriff is coming off consecutive submissions of Ulysses Gomez & Carl Deaton III. Montoya trains with Luttrell/Yee MMA & Destroya MMA. The last time Montoya had the opportunity to avenge a loss he handed Jason Sampson, his first career loss. Both fighter have not competed in over 3 years.
In a change of events, yes a change from last nights article, Ricky Esquibel will now be squaring of with Chris “Dirty Texas” Cortez. Esquibel a JacksonWink Fighter is coming off submitting Cameron Miller at LFA 28. Cortez, a member of the Air Force & the 2017 Caged Minds New Mexico Amateur MMA Fighter of the Year, made a successful pro debut at Fist Fight Night 3, defeating Mark Plata by TKO.
The new additions include Bellator vet Steve “Mean Machine” Garcia against Tampa Florida’s, Alaon Cruz.The “Mean Machine” looks to rebound from a decision loss this past July, to Joe Warren. Garcia is also scheduled make his professional Boxing debut at Buffalo Thunder, on May 12th at Holmes Boxing’s Night of Fury. Cruz has w of his wins by decision, but is coming off a November knock out of Bruno Justo.
Current Invicta FC fighter, Celine Haga of JacksonWink MMA takes on Hobbs’s Stacy “Mad Dawg” Sigala. Haga has 6 of her 10 win by submission and has even competed at EBI submission grappling. Due to problems finding fights, Sigala will be fighting for the first time since a November 2015, loss to Nicco Montano.
And at Lightweight former KOTC Amateur Lightweight champion “The Future” Chris “Breezy” Brown “The Houston Mad Man” (1-0) from JacksonWink MMA meets Blake Smith (3-1), who’s a Columbus, Mississippi native fighting out of Tampa, Florida.. After a 4-0 amateur run, Brown made his pro debut at JacksonWink Fight Night 2, knocking out Brandon Trujillo.Smith went 9-1 as and amateur with 7 submission & 2 knock outs. Smith won his pro debut by submission, followed it up with a knockout, but was then submitted by Christian Lohsen. Smith got back in the win column four months later knocking out Ty McLeod.
Main Event 135: Abel Cullum (20-6) vs. Joshua Montoya (11-9)
145: Steve Garcia (7-2) vs. Alaon Crus (5-2)
125: Ricky Esquibel (3-0) vs. Chris Cortez (1-0)
155: Chris Brown (1-0) vs. Blake Smith (3-1)
122: Celine Haga (10-14) vs. Stacy Sigala (1-3)
155: Justin O’Connor(2-2) vs. Billy Ray Villigran (3-1)
155: Seth Abita (3-3) vs. Kinneth Brown (0-1)
125:Aaron Taylor (2-1) vs. Tabari Grubbs (1-0)