All posts by Mick Hammond

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Chidi Njokuani Says Experience will be a Fa...

Dec 03, 2016No Comments113 Views

On December 3 in Thackerville, Oklahoma, Chidi Njokuani believes he’ll have another opportunity to pick up a finish when he takes on fellow striker Andre

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Unbeaten Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Faces Her ...

Dec 03, 2016No Comments159 Views

IIima-Lei Macfarlane (3-0) will step up again against a very game opponent when she takes on Emily Ducote (4-1) in a main card 125-pound bout

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Trisha Cicero ‘Very Excited’ fo...

Dec 02, 2016No Comments178 Views

For American Top Team flyweight prospect Trisha Cicero, having a successful amateur career before turning professional has had a big impact on her transition.

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AJ McKee ‘Making His Own Legacy’...

Nov 30, 2016No Comments211 Views

AJ McKee will look to duplicate his three-win success from last year, when he takes on late replacement Ray Wood in a 145-pound co-main event

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Justin Lawrence Plans to ‘Take John T...

Nov 29, 2016No Comments278 Views

Justin Lawrence steps in on late notice for his return at Bellator 167 on Saturday to take on John Teixeira in a main card 145-pound

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Bellator 166’s Chris Honeycutt Plans ...

Nov 28, 2016No Comments214 Views

Chris Honeycutt looks to pick up his third win in a row when he takes on Ben Reiter at Bellator 166 on Friday.

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Dhiego Lima Doesn’t See Anything Spec...

Nov 28, 2016No Comments233 Views

Dhiego Lima looks to defend his Titan FC title when he takes on highly regarded prospect Jason Jackson in the main event of the company’s

Joe Warren

For Joe Warren, It’s Just Another Day...

Nov 27, 20162 Comments289 Views

For Joe Warren, putting "world champion" next to his name is just another day at the office. Winning championships is simply what he does.

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Raufeon Stots Heads into Victory FC 53 Read...

Nov 23, 2016No Comments168 Views

Riding an undefeated streak, Raufeon Stots heads into Wednesday's Victory FC 53 ready to take on the world.

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For Ron Stallings, Victory FC Title Shot is...

Nov 22, 2016No Comments171 Views

Getting a UFC pink slip in 2015 has only motivated Ron Stallings to get better so he can get back there. A Victory FC title

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Carrington Banks Plans to ‘Put Offens...

Nov 19, 2016No Comments216 Views

Unbeaten lightweight Carrington Banks takes on fellow undefeated fighter Jake Roberts at Bellator 165 at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif.

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Adam Piccolotti Eyes Bellator 165 Opportuni...

Nov 18, 2016No Comments225 Views

Following a rough time around his fight in May, Adam Piccolotti is eyeing Bellator 165 as an opportunity to continue climbing the lightweight ranks.

Ryan Bader

Ryan Bader Fighting Out His Contract at UFC...

Nov 18, 20166 Comments301 Views

Ryan Bader has decided to fight out the last fight on his current contract at Saturday's UFC Sao Paulo, rolling the dice on free agency

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Ashley Yoder Carrying TUF Experience into I...

Nov 17, 2016No Comments293 Views

Coming off her experience on The Ultimate Fighter 23, strawweight prospect Ashley Yoder feels like she was able to use her time on the show

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Linton Vassell Looking to Finish Francis Ca...

Nov 17, 2016No Comments251 Views

Bellator light-heavyweight Linton Vassell is gunning for an impressive finish win over Francis Carmont on Saturday night.

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JJ Aldrich Expecting ‘Super-ToughR...

Nov 17, 2016No Comments319 Views

While her time on The Ultimate Fighter 23 was brief, strawweight prospect JJ Aldrich feels it had a big impact on her development.

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Fernando Gonzalez: Michael Page’s Sty...

Nov 16, 2016No Comments318 Views

Fernando Gonzalez isn't as mesmerized as others by Michael "Venom" Page. Gonzalez feels it's a rerun of things he's seen before.

Angela Hill

Angela Hill on First Invicta FC Title Defen...

Nov 15, 20163 Comments411 Views

For her first title defense, Angela Hill will take on Kaline Medeiros in a 115-pound championship co-main event at Invicta 20.

Keri Melendez

Keri Melendez Carries the Weight of Expecta...

Nov 15, 2016No Comments565 Views

It’s safe to say that over the past year, few fighters have had the level of expectations placed upon them that Keri Melendez has.

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Dana White: It’s Never Been About the...

Nov 15, 20166 Comments650 Views

When the UFC was sold, many wondered if company president Dana White would walk away. He says it was never a consideration.

Tonya Evinger

Tonya Evinger: ‘I’m the Invicta...

Nov 14, 20161 Comment461 Views

There’s not much over the course of her 10-year mixed martial arts career that current Invicta FC bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger hasn’t encountered.

Georgi Karakhanyan

Georgi Karakhanyan Plans Move to Lightweigh...

Nov 10, 2016No Comments335 Views

Following his Bellator 164 bout in Israel, Georgi Karakhanyan plans to leave featherweight behind and make the move to lightweight for some pivotal bouts.

Douglas Lima

Douglas Lima Just Wants to Get His Belt Bac...

Nov 08, 20161 Comment382 Views

Douglas Lima doesn't care about revenge. He just wants to get his Bellator belt back, and then he wants to fight Rory MacDonald.

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Former Pro Wrestler David Cash Makes MMA De...

Nov 05, 20161 Comment378 Views

Under the Kid Kash moniker, David Cash professionally wrestled for many of the top organizations in the world, with stints in ECW, WCW, TNA and

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Charlie Alexander Ready for Pro Debut at Va...

Nov 04, 2016No Comments212 Views

Charlie Alexander's extensive amateur experience has him confident heading into his pro debut against Damir Ferhatbegovic at Valor Fights 38 on Saturday.

Tyrell Fortune

Tyrell Fortune Out to Show That He’s ...

Nov 04, 20161 Comment393 Views

Wrestling standout Tyrell Fortune will make his MMA debut on Friday at Bellator 163 against fellow pro newcomer Cody Miskell.

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Damir Ferhatbegovic Has Big Things in Mind ...

Nov 03, 2016No Comments320 Views

Damir Ferhatbegovic (2-0) will look to pick up his third straight win to start off his pro career when he takes on Charlie Alexander (0-0)

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Derek Anderson Says He’s Going to ...

Nov 03, 20161 Comment392 Views

For his fight on Friday, Derek Anderson is sure that his 170-pound main card bout against Paul Daley won’t go to decision.

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Alberto El Presidente Takes Combate America...

Nov 01, 20161 Comment660 Views

Alberto El Presidente has taken the reins at Combate Americas as the company revealed a television deal with TV Azteca.

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Rob Haydak Details Alliance MMA, Indicates ...

Oct 31, 2016No Comments559 Views

It’s not only fighters, but companies that have to do something unique to stand out in MMA. Alliance MMA thinks it has the answer.