This Saturday at the Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino, kicks on the 2016 local MMA season with the first event of the yer being the Jackson’s MMA Series XVII; headlined by Nick Urso against Jordan Espinosa. It’s been a long road to get to fight week and Sal Gomez of Gomez PhotoWorks has been around to capture a lot of work put in. Continue reading
Javier Cepeda born and raised in Roswell, New Mexico, moved to Albuquerque, to chase his world championship dreams. Growing up Boxing, Cepeda is now ranked by Tapology as the number 3 amateur Flyweight in MMA, in the southwest. Cepeda joined me to talk about his upcoming fight with Ricky Equibel, about pressure, and when he plans to turn pro. Continue reading
This week Sal and Mika interview Jackson-Wink Striking coach Brandon Gibson, about UFC 195 and UFC Fight Night 82, and Legacy Boxing Promotions head man Eric Martinez, about February 20th’s Rumble at the Rock 2. We also preview Invicta FC 15 and UFC Fight Night 81. Plus we touch base on what’s new with the New Mexico Combat Sports scene. Continue reading
Days before meeting Nathan for the CCFC vacant amateur Flyweight title, I had the chance to talk with Javier Cepeda about the upcoming fight, what winning a amateur title would mean, and about what aspects of Javier’s game he’s been focused on growing; and much more. Continue reading
On the scene at Vincent (10126 Coors blvd NW, 87108) for the Sparta Combat League AVM NM Weigh-in’s. Continue reading
Luttrell’s MMA’s Javier Cepeda, an undefeated amateur Flyweight, joined me just over 24 hours before the Sparta Combat League AvM NM weigh-ins, to talk about his upcoming number one contenders bout against George Martinez. Continue reading
Stood up last weekend in Rosewell, New Mexico where he was expected to fight for an amateur title. Javier Cepeda went back to the gym stayed ready and on 1 days notice picked a TKO win over the very touch Jess Tafoya. Continue reading
Today at the Barcelona Suites of Albuquerque the weigh-in’s for tomorrow’s Triple A MMA X: Genesis, took place. Continue reading
We are live at Camel Rock Casino for Triple A MMA V: Redemption at the Rock. Featuring some of New Mexico’s top up in coming Mixed martial Artists. This MMA event is the first ever to have a submission grappling match on the card. The main event will see Featherweights Angelo “San I Warrior” Sanchez and Gabriel “Moggly” Benitez collide.
Triple A MMA returns to New Mexico, March 29th presenting “REDEMPTION AT THE ROCK” , at the Camel Rock Casino’s Rock Showroom; headlined by former King of the Cage champion Angelo “San I Warrior” Sanchez (12-5) taking on Mexico’s Gabriel “Moggly” Benitez (15-4) .