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Jessica Aguilar in Monterrey

Spanish interview for La Aficion from my recent trip to Monterrey, Mexico.

Pone en alto el nombre de México en cada combate

Spanish interview for TV Azteca, from my recent trip to Monterrey, Mexico.

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First episode of the series of video blogs for my WSOF 10 Title defense on June 21st.
As WSOF and NBC extend agreement, promotion heads to network television

WSOF officials are set to finally announce a long-rumored deal to bring the promotion to NBC.

World Series of Fighting has inked a new multi-year deal with NBC Sports Group that will see the company featured on multiple platforms over the coming year, including the brand’s primary network.

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Jessica Aguilar to Defend Title Against Emi Fujino on June 21st

Jessica Aguilar will make her first defense of her World Series of Fighting strawweight title against veteran Japanese fighter Emi Fujino at their 10th card in Las Vegas, NV June 21.

Jessica Aguilar Stands for Equality in Sports and Media

Jessica was invited to represent LGBT athletes around the world at the event dedicated to promoting equality in sports and media.

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Jessica Aguilar Video blog - Final episode - The Fight / Aguilar vs Gray
Jessica Aguilar win Championship Title in spectacular fashion

Jessica Aguilar is World Series of Fighting's first-ever women's strawweight champion after submitting Alida Gray in under three minutes.

Aguilar was dominant from the start, working inside and taking the fight to the ground. From there, she moved effortlessly into position for an arm-triangle choke, cranking on the hold until she earned the tap at the 2:45 mark of the first round. The new champ now boasts an eight-fight winning streak.

Jessica Aguilar Video blog - Ep. 5
Spanish interview for Hoy Los Angeles

“En una época en la cual las artes marciales mixtas de mujeres parece estar pasando por su mejor momento, una mexicana sigue rompiendo barreras. Jessica Aguilar , mejor conocida como ‘Jag’, peleará este enero por el título de peso paja de World Series of Fighting (WSOF), una promotora que recientemente incorporó la rama femenil...”

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Intro of my upcoming video blog for my next fight
Jessica Aguilar vs Alida Gray for the WSOF strawweight title

No. 1 ranked 115-pound woman in the world, Jessica Aguilar (16-4), meets Alida Gray (4-0) for World Series of Fighing's inaugural women's strawweight title.

The bout airs live on NBC Sports Network on the main card of the Jan. 18 event, which takes place at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla.

Jessica Aguilar Defeats Megumi Fujii At Bellator 69
Jessica Aguilar Defeats Megumi Fujii At Bellator 69Jessica “Jag” Aguilar scored the biggest victory of her MMA career tonight in a featured 115-pound bout at Bellator Fighting Championships 69 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Aguilar took a close but Unanimous Decision victory over long-time pound-for-pound standout Megumi “Mega Megu” Fujii.

Winner: Jessica Aguilar by Unanimous Decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) after three rounds.

Jessica Aguilar becomes the new Unified MMA Woman's Straw Weight #1 World Ranked fighter!

Fujii Vs Aguilar
Bellator Fighting Championships

Jessica Aguilar vs. Carla Esparza lined up for Bellator 46 summer event
Bellator Fighting Championships has its first fight for its upcoming "summer series" of events.

A women's bout between Jessica Aguilar (10-4 MMA, 1-1 BFC) and Carla Esparza (4-1 MMA, 0-1 BFC) takes place June 25. It'll be part of a Bellator 46 event.

The event, which is one of three that Bellator hosts between its fourth and fifth seasons, takes place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla. The night's main card airs on MTV2...

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Jessica "Jag" Aguilar: The making of an MMA fighter
Jessica "Jag" Aguilar approaches the counter at a Starbucks in Coconut Creek to order a green-tea latte with soy milk. A few weeks ago, she would have gotten regular milk, but she recently turned vegan as part of a new training diet recommended by her girlfriend. Learning how to substitute proteins has been a challenge, but sacrifice is no foreign concept to this Mexican-born mixed martial artist...

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Bad judging continues to plague MMA, causing severe paranoia for everyone
However, the worst scoring by far last night was in the Jessica Aguilar/Zoila Frausto fight. Frausto barely made 116 pounds the day before and ended up in a stand-up war where Aguilar simply took it to her. It was a 29-28 fight for either woman. So, naturally we got one judge giving Aguilar a 30-27 score and two judges giving Frausto a 30-27 score. Poor Jessica's reaction after the announcement of the decision was exactly my reaction and the fans were pissed at the event...

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Bellator signs top ten flyweight Jessica Aguilar to finalize Season 3 Women's Tournament
CHICAGO, Ill. - Jessica Aguilar, the American Top Team product and No. 7 flyweight in the world is the latest and final addition to Bellator Fighting Championships' Season 3 Women's Tournament. Aguilar, a rising star in women's MMA, brings an impressive 8-4 professional record to the tournament, which begins this August. In her latest showing just three weeks ago, Aguilar knocked out Catia Vitoria four minutes into the first round...

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Womens' MMA Sensation – Jessica Aguilar
On August 12 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, the Bellator Fighting Championships will be returning for their third time this year. Notable for their tournament style organization and heart-pounding match ups, they have recently picked up South Florida mixed martial artist veteran, Jessica Aguilar, aka JAG...

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No Holds Barred Feature | adcombat.com
A grappling world champion in both 2009 and 2010, she will be fighting in the eight-woman, 115-pound mixed martial arts tournament promoted by the Bellator Fighting Championships. Her first fight will be against Lynn Alvarez at Bellator 24 on Thursday, August 12, at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida, and shown live in the U.S. on Fox Sports Net...

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Jessica Aguilar of American Top Team
It's not every day that we hear about Women MMA fighters so this month we decided to write about up and coming MMA fighter Jessica Aguilar. Twenty five year old Jessica Aguilar trains at American Top Team in Coconut Creek Florida. She started training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu about two years ago. I have seen her compete in the North American Grappling Association (NAGA) and may I say she is a force to be reckoned with...

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