All posts by Mick Hammond

John Salter Plans to Take Claudio Annicchia...

Dec 10, 2016No Comments304 Views

John Salter will look to close out 2016 in strong fashion when he travels to Florence, Italy, to take on MMA newcomer Claudio Annicchiarico on

Jordan Johnson Plans to Take Title at Final...

Dec 09, 2016No Comments506 Views

Undefeated Jordan Johnson headlines the final RFA event, looking for a championship and a springboard to the UFC.

Sodiq Yusuff - Victory FC 52

Sodiq Yusuff Heads into Victory FC 54 Ridin...

Dec 09, 2016No Comments353 Views

Following a stellar amateur career, Sodiq Yusuff is angling for a rapid rise to the UFC ranks.

Bryce Logan - VFC Photo

Bryce Logan Prepared to ‘Finish Off&#...

Dec 08, 2016No Comments327 Views

Bryce Logan will look to pick up his second straight win when he takes on Robby Ostovich in a main card 155-pound bout at Victory

RFA 46 Hill vs Nakashima

James Nakashima Intends RFA 46 to be the Fi...

Dec 07, 2016No Comments309 Views

While 2016 has not been the busiest year for undefeated welterweight prospect James Nakashima, he hopes to change that beginning with RFA 46.

Rob Emerson

Rob Emerson Believes Victory FC Championshi...

Dec 07, 2016No Comments320 Views

Rob Emerson hasn't fought in the Octagon for nearly seven years, but believes he's on his way back there, starting with Friday's Victory FC title

RFA 46 Collins vs Polk

Katy Collins Racking Up the Wins, but Not t...

Dec 07, 2016No Comments302 Views

Undefeated Katy Collins has racked up the victories, but not so much cage time heading into Friday's RFA 46... and she's okay with that.

Maki Pitolo - Victory FC

Maki Pitolo Going for the Victory FC Gold, ...

Dec 06, 2016No Comments337 Views

Wanting to make his mark as the most dominant welterweight there is, Maki Pitolo is going for gold at Friday's Victory FC 54.

Chidi Njjokuani

Chidi Njokuani Says Experience will be a Fa...

Dec 03, 2016No Comments253 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

Unbeaten Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Faces Her ...

Dec 03, 2016No Comments352 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

Trisha Cicero ‘Very Excited’ fo...

Dec 02, 2016No Comments388 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.

AJ McKee ‘Making His Own Legacy’...

Nov 30, 2016No Comments357 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

Justin Lawrence Plans to ‘Take John T...

Nov 29, 2016No Comments503 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

Bellator 166’s Chris Honeycutt Plans ...

Nov 28, 2016No Comments340 Views

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

Dhiego Lima Doesn’t See Anything Spec...

Nov 28, 2016No Comments458 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 Comments474 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.

Raufeon Stots Heads into Victory FC 53 Read...

Nov 23, 2016No Comments257 Views

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

VFC 53 Stallings vs Rhodes

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

Nov 22, 2016No Comments309 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

Carrington Banks Plans to ‘Put Offens...

Nov 19, 2016No Comments382 Views

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

Adam Piccolotti Eyes Bellator 165 Opportuni...

Nov 18, 2016No Comments370 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 Comments464 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

Ashley Yoder Carrying TUF Experience into I...

Nov 17, 2016No Comments466 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

Bellator 165 Vassell vs Carmont

Linton Vassell Looking to Finish Francis Ca...

Nov 17, 2016No Comments373 Views

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

JJ Aldrich Expecting ‘Super-ToughR...

Nov 17, 2016No Comments438 Views

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

Fernando Gonzalez - Bellator

Fernando Gonzalez: Michael Page’s Sty...

Nov 16, 2016No Comments457 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 Comments563 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 Comments718 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.

Dana White - UFC 178

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

Nov 15, 20166 Comments890 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 Comment579 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 Comments444 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.