All posts by Mick Hammond

Amberlynn Orr

Is Amberlynn Orr the Next Women’s Ban...

May 17, 2015No Comments202 Views

Though she is still an amateur, bantamweight Amberlynn Orr is on her way to becoming one of top pro prospects in MMA.

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Bellator Champ Brandon Halsey: ‘This ...

May 13, 20152 Comments325 Views

Bellator middleweight champion Brandon Halsey has a tough test next Friday, but says no one is taking his belt for a long time.

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Back at the Top of the Mountain, Kendall Gr...

May 13, 20154 Comments494 Views

After over 10 years of active fighting, former Ultimate Fighter winner Kendall Grove has an opportunity to win his first major MMA championship.

Fernando Gonzalez

Fernando Gonzalez Continues Impressive Clim...

May 13, 2015No Comments198 Views

Fernando Gonzalez has been rocketing up Bellator's welterweight ranks. He intends to continue the climb at Friday's Bellator 137.

Mike Richman

Mike Richman’s Marine Power the Diffe...

May 11, 2015No Comments197 Views

U.S. Marine Mike Richman believes his punching power has followed his move to bantamweight and will be the difference against Eduardo Dantas.

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Nah-Shon Burrell Looking for a Big YearR...

May 09, 2015No Comments182 Views

Nah-Shon Burrell is looking for a banner year in 2015, and the next step is a win over Lyman Good at CFFC 48 on Saturday

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Kevin Gray Looks to RFA vs. Legacy FC to Mo...

May 08, 2015No Comments217 Views

Kevin Gray has worked his way up the featherweight ranks, but sees Friday's RFA vs. Legacy FC as a way to move from prospect to

Damacio Page

Legacy Champ Damacio Page Has a Job To Do a...

May 08, 2015No Comments274 Views

Legacy FC champ Damacio Page carries the weight of the promotion on his shoulders at RFA vs. Legacy FC, but for him, it's just a

Jimmie Rivera

Jimmie Rivera Hoping for UFC Call-up with a...

May 07, 20155 Comments300 Views

If he wins at CFFC 48 on Saturday, Jimmie Rivera will be on a 15-fight victorious streak. That should get the UFC's attention, right?

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Adam Townsend Ready to Impress at RFA vs. L...

May 07, 2015No Comments234 Views

Adam Townsend may be making his RFA debut at Friday's RFA vs. Legacy FC co-promotion on AXS TV, but he's ready to leave a lasting

Benji Radach

UFC and Strikeforce Veteran Benji Radach Re...

May 07, 20157 Comments301 Views

After nearly five years on the inactive list, MMA veteran Benji Radach is returning to the cage.

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Terrion Ware Ready to Claim RFA Title, Figh...

May 05, 2015No Comments219 Views

Terrion Ware intends to claim the bantamweight champion in the only all-RFA bout at Friday's Legacy FC vs. RFA event on AXS TV.

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Legacy FC vs. RFA: We Want to Kick Each Oth...

May 04, 2015No Comments230 Views

Legacy FC president Mick Maynard says they definitely want to win Friday's co-promotion war with RFA, but they're building something special.

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Invicta Building for the Future, With or Wi...

May 02, 20153 Comments315 Views

Invicta FC president Shannon Knapp is building for her promotion's future, but decided a long time ago it wouldn't be built around Cris Cyborg or

Ciara Irvine

Ciara Irvine Starts New Conquest at SFL 40

Apr 25, 2015No Comments240 Views

Muay Thai fighter Ciara Irvine has big plans for her transition to MMA. Her conquest begins at SFL 40 on Saturday night in Tacoma, Wash.

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Hector Lopez Ready to Step Through the Door...

Apr 25, 2015No Comments224 Views

Hector Lopez faces the toughest test of his career at SFL 40 in Tacoma, Wash., but knows it's his door to career success.

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Latoya Walker Ready to Drop Some Bombs on P...

Apr 24, 20151 Comment274 Views

Latoya Walker may be making her big stage debut, but she's ready to drop some bombs on Ultimate Fighter alum Peggy Morgan at Invicta FC

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Woo Johnson Sees 2015 as the Year to Build ...

Apr 24, 2015No Comments155 Views

Heading into Saturday's Super Fight League America show, Woo Johnson believes 2015 is the year that sets him up for the biggest stages of MMA.

Delaney Owen

Delaney Owen Seeking Redemption at Friday&#...

Apr 23, 2015No Comments240 Views

Delaney Owen will be seeking some redemption when she returns at Invicta FC 12 on Friday in Kansas City.

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Invicta’s Livia Renata Souza: ‘...

Apr 23, 2015No Comments342 Views

Challenger Livia Renata Souza says Invicta champ Katja Kankaanpaa "can expect the worst and most violent minutes or seconds of all her career."

Drew Brokenshire

Featherweight Prospect Drew Brokenshire Loo...

Apr 22, 2015No Comments261 Views

Having suffered back-to-back losses for the first time in his career, featherweight Drew Brokenshire is looking to rebound at SFL 40 on Saturday.

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Peggy Morgan Has Something to Prove Heading...

Apr 22, 20153 Comments334 Views

The past couple years have not gone well for Peggy Morgan. So back on the winning track, she's got something to prove at Friday's Invicta

Katja Kankaanpaa

Heading into First Title Defense, Katja Kan...

Apr 21, 20151 Comment280 Views

Heading into the first defense of her Invicta FC title, Katja Kankaanpaa says 2015 is going to be the Year of the Killer Bunny.

Amanda Bell

Amanda Bell Using Invicta FC 12 to Boost Ch...

Apr 21, 20151 Comment265 Views

Amanda Bell sees Invicta FC 12 as her opportunity to boost her featherweight contender status, as she nears a shot at Cris Cyborg.

Roxanne Modafferi

After Career Turnaround, Roxanne Modafferi ...

Apr 20, 20153 Comments413 Views

Following a six-fight skid that would have killed most careers, Roxanne Modafferi has turned things around and is targeting an Invicta FC title.

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Shamrock FC Finally Getting Big Opportunity...

Apr 15, 2015No Comments190 Views

While the promotion has been around in one form or another for over 15 years, Shamrock FC is finally getting an opportunity to showcase itself

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Nick Newell Looks to Rebound From First Car...

Apr 10, 20152 Comments459 Views

Lightweight Nick Newell looks to rebound from his first career loss at WSOF 20 on Friday when he takes on veteran fighter Joe Condon.

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Sam Toomer Keeping Things in Perspective He...

Apr 10, 2015No Comments316 Views

Undefeated Sam Toomer is staying grounded and keeping things in perspective heading into his RFA 25 title fight against Justin Lawrence.

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T.J. Hepburn’s Big Plans Begin with B...

Apr 09, 2015No Comments303 Views

Undefeated welterweight T.J. Hepburn plans to be aggressive against fellow unbeaten LaRue Burley at RFA 25 on April 10.

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Undefeated LaRue Burley Wants to Prove He&#...

Apr 09, 2015No Comments361 Views

LaRue Burley wants to prove that he's as good as he thinks that he is when he makes his RFA debut against fellow undefeated prospect