Jess Martinez- I Knew I’d get that Armbar sooner or later

Jess Martinez talks about his hard fought win over Roy Saucedo in the main event of Jackson’s MMA Series XXIV.Martinez also talks about the thought process of taking the fight to the ground, how he got the finish, and his lofty goals moving forward.
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Jackson’s MMA Series XXIV Recap & Results

The Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino hosted Jackson’s MMA Series XXIV. A 9 fight card with 7 amateur & 2 professional contests, headlined by a battle between undefeated featherweights Roy “Hot Sauce” Saucedo of Force of One from Clovis, NM, & Jess “Vanilla Gorilla” Martinez of Superior Fitness from Santa Fe, NM. Continue reading

Caged Minds Uncensored Ep 84- Jess Martinez, Brandon Girtz, & Emily Ducote

This week I take a look back at LFA 15 & PFL: Daytona. Than I look forward to the TUF 25 Finale, UFC 213, & KOTC: Chosen Few. My guests are Jess Martinez from KOTC: Chosen Few, also Brandon Girtz & Emily Ducote from Bellator 181. Continue reading

KOTC Chosen Few July 8 with Archuleta-Murdock Title Fight

King of the Cage will be returning to the Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, NM, July 8, with “Chosen Few”. The main event will see current 3 division champion Juan Archuleta, defending the KOTC Bantamweight (145lbs.) title against Vince Murdock. Continue reading

Caged Minds Uncensored Ep. 72 Jose Osorio, Fidel Maldonado Jr, & Jess Martinez

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This week I look back at the CES 42 main event, Bellator 175 main card, and Legacy Promotions Expo Explosion. For interview I caught up with Jose Osorio and Fidel Maldonado Jr, back stage after their victories, also Jess Martinez is here to talk about his pro debut at KOTC Starbound. I look forward to LFA 8, Bellator 176, UFC 210, & KOTC Starbound. Continue reading

2016 Caged Minds Awards

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Fight of the year, fighter of the year and about 24 other, local and global Caged Minds Combat Sports Awards for 2016. Continue reading

KOTC Will Power Results

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 Taking place at the Embassy Suite & Spa is King of the Cage “Will Power” a 14 fight card featuring a Southwest Amateur Lightweight Title bout, a 4 fight main card; headlined by Fit NHB’s Gi Jiu Jitsu instructor Steve Hanna against Mexican brawler Caesar Zamarippa.

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