All posts by Mick Hammond

Tim Kennedy

Tim Kennedy: Rashad Evans Doesn’t Wan...

Oct 23, 20165 Comments108 Views

Having formerly been teammates with Rashad Evans, Tim Kennedy believes he has some distinct advantages in their UFC 205 bout.

Joey Pierotti

Joey Pierotti Puts Undefeated Record on the...

Oct 22, 2016No Comments156 Views

Though much of his time is devoted to being a firefighter, welterweight up-and-comer Joey Pierotti is undefeated. He puts his 0 on the line on


Ky Hollenbeck Expecting a Grind at Lion Fig...

Oct 21, 2016No Comments241 Views

With his three wins in the company, Hollenbeck will take on Malaipet Sasiprapa in a middleweight main event championship fight at Lion Fight 32 on


Hisaki Kato Not Worried About AJ Matthews a...

Oct 20, 2016No Comments309 Views

Hisaki Kato seeks to keep his winning ways going when he faces AJ Matthews in a main card 185-pound bout at Bellator 162 on Friday


Lion Fight CEO Scott Kent: ‘MMA Has C...

Oct 19, 2016No Comments371 Views

Over the course of the past couple years, the Las Vegas-based Lion Fight promotion has steadily built itself into one of the premier Muay Thai

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Chase Gormley On Pressure-Filled Bellator 1...

Oct 19, 2016No Comments376 Views

Chase Gormley looks to have a better showing when he faces Bobby Brents in a main card heavyweight bout at Bellator 162 on Friday.

Ryan Couture

Ryan Couture Excited for Bellator 162 Grapp...

Oct 18, 2016No Comments391 Views

Ryan Couture is hoping to get back on track at Bellator 162, but he's also excited for the potential grappling challenge in front of him.

Julia Budd

Julia Budd Out to Prove She Deserves Bellat...

Oct 17, 20163 Comments327 Views

Julia Budd spent much of 2016 sidelined due to injury. She returns on Friday to remind everyone that she deserves a Bellator belt.

Kendall Grove - UFC 116

Kendall Grove Has Found His Balance as a To...

Oct 16, 20161 Comment318 Views

After 13 years of fighting, Kendall Groves believes he's finally found his balance as a top-tier fighter. But don't wreck it by talking titles.

VFC 3 Events in 30 Days

Victory CEO Says 3 Events in 30 Days is Jus...

Oct 16, 2016No Comments145 Views

Victory FC is heading into its busiest stretch yet with 3 events in 30 days, but company CEO Ryan Stoddard has even bigger plans.

Gustavo Lopez - Combate Americas

Gustavo Lopez Expects to Dominate John Cast...

Oct 14, 2016No Comments195 Views

Gustavo Lopez looks to ride his wave of success to his first major MMA title when he takes on John Castaneda for the inaugural Combate

Jazzy Gabert

Jazzy Gabert Talks MMA Debut at IFO Europe ...

Oct 13, 20161 Comment288 Views

After over 10 years in the professional wrestling business, German standout “Alpha Female” Jazzy Gabert is making the jump to MMA fighting.


Julian Marquez Looking to Pick Matt Hamill ...

Oct 13, 20161 Comment172 Views

Julian Marquez will return to Combate Americas on Friday to face former UFC veteran Matt Hamill in a main card 205-pound bout in Verona, New

Stefan Struve

Stefan Struve Doesn’t Think He’...

Oct 11, 20161 Comment140 Views

Heavyweight Stephan Struve now has three victories in his last four fights, but he doesn’t necessarily think he’s placed himself in title contention just yet.


John Castaneda Calls Out Combate Americas O...

Oct 11, 2016No Comments122 Views

Heading into Friday's fight, John Castaneda says his Combate Americas opponent, Gustavo Lopez, has a "padded" record.

Paulina Granados - Legacy

Paulina Granados Dedicates Combate Americas...

Oct 10, 2016No Comments120 Views

Paulina Granados is feeling confident heading into her Combate Americas fight, a fight she is dedicating to a fallen teammate.

Chris Gutierrez vs Timur Valiev

Chris Gutierrez: ‘It’s Going to...

Oct 06, 2016No Comments215 Views

Pressed into an immediate rematch, Chris Gutierrez said it's "going to be bad" for Timur Valeiv at WSOF 33 on Friday night.


For Vinny Magalhaes, WSOF Title Fight with ...

Oct 04, 20161 Comment291 Views

Vinny Magalhaes entire MMA career could, quite literally, hang in the balance of his WSOF 33 title fight with David Branch on Friday night.

Justin Gaethje - WSOF

Undefeated WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje Focuse...

Oct 02, 20161 Comment137 Views

Having racked up a spotless 16-0 record, WSOF champ Justin Gaethje is now focused on getting out of the cage quicker.

V3Fight - Polk vs Nanney

Mandy Polk Leveraging Her Competitive Fitne...

Oct 01, 2016No Comments153 Views

Mandy Polk hopes to leverage her competitive fitness background to ensure her success at V3 Fights on Saturday.


Rampage Jackson’s Cousin, Nick Payne ...

Oct 01, 20161 Comment136 Views

Undefeated Nick Payne, the cousin of Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, is looking to add the V3 Fights lightweight title to his spotless record.


Donald Cerrone: Conor McGregor is ‘Ea...

Sep 30, 201655 Comments577 Views

UFC lightweight and welterweight contender Donald Cerrone gives his prediction of the UFC 205 title fight between Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor.

RFA 44 Osmoe vs Fears

With Matt Hughes in His Corner, Adam Osmoe ...

Sep 30, 2016No Comments188 Views

With UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes in his corner and school behind him, Adam Osmoe is ready to kick his fight career into full

RFA 44 Urso vs Porter

Ken Porter Has Put in the Work, Now It̵...

Sep 29, 2016No Comments233 Views

Ken Porter has taken a lot of time, putting in a lot of work and a lot of travel to improve his game. Now, it's

RFA 44 Moise vs Freeman

Zach Freeman Gunning for RFA Title, Whateve...

Sep 28, 2016No Comments210 Views

Following a lackluster number of fights the past couple years, Zach Freeman is focused on taking the RFA lightweight title.


Alain Moussi on Working with Georges St-Pie...

Sep 25, 2016No Comments538 Views

Action star Alain Moussi is the lead in the Kickboxer: Vengeance reboot. He dishes on working alongside Georges St-Pierre, Cain Velasquez, and more.


Kyra Batara Gets Out of Her Comfort Zone, H...

Sep 24, 2016No Comments237 Views

Kyra Batara climbs out of her comfort zone and heads to Japan to fight for RIZIN FF.

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Destanie Yarbrough Jumps From Women’s...

Sep 24, 2016No Comments510 Views

In a short amount of time, Destanie Yarbrough has transitioned from women's pro football to fighting Gabi Garcia for RIZIN FF.


Amy Coleman, in Her Invicta FC Debut, Looki...

Sep 23, 2016No Comments266 Views

Amy Coleman makes her Invicta FC debut on Friday in Kansas City, taking on promotional veteran Amber Leibrock in a main card 145-pound fight.

Ed Soares

Legacy Fighting Alliance: The Anatomy of an...

Sep 21, 2016No Comments485 Views

New MMA promotion Legacy Fighting Alliance CEO Ed Soares details how the RFA and Legacy FC merger came together, and what it means for MMA.