All posts by Mick Hammond

Nick-Payne-V3Fights-750

Rampage Jackson’s Cousin, Nick Payne ...

Oct 01, 20161 Comment241 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-UFC-178-Post-Press-03b-750x370

Donald Cerrone: Conor McGregor is ‘Ea...

Sep 30, 201655 Comments943 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 Comments303 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 Comments298 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 Comments267 Views

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

alain-moussi-and-dave-bautista

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

Sep 25, 2016No Comments766 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-bamma-usa-photo

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

Sep 24, 2016No Comments296 Views

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

Rizin Fighting Federation

Destanie Yarbrough Jumps From Women’s...

Sep 24, 2016No Comments697 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-valor-750

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

Sep 23, 2016No Comments337 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 Comments594 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.

Juliana Jewels Jones

Unbeaten Julia Jones Expecting a War in Inv...

Sep 21, 20163 Comments568 Views

Julia Jones will finally make her Invicta debut on September 23 in Kansas City, Missouri, against veteran Stephanie Skinner in a main card 105-pound bout.

Daron Cruickshank

Daron Cruickshank Finding New Life in RIZIN...

Sep 19, 20161 Comment595 Views

For his return to RIZIN on the promotion’s Grand Prix 2016: First Round event, Daron Cruickshank takes on former K-1 MAX kickboxing champion Andy Souwer.

Roxanne Modafferi

Roxanne Modafferi’s Goal: Finish Jenn...

Sep 19, 20165 Comments751 Views

For her second bout of the year, Roxanne Modafferi challenges incumbent Jennifer Maia for the Invicta 125-pound title.

Jinh Yu Frey

Jinh Yu Frey: ‘I’m Here to Deth...

Sep 18, 20164 Comments809 Views

On September 23 in Kansas City, Missouri, Jinh Yu Frey will challenge Ayaka Hamasaki for the Invicta 105-pound title in the evening’s co-main event.

Sam Sicilia

Sam Sicilia Aims to Shut Off Gabriel Benite...

Sep 16, 20162 Comments524 Views

Sam Sicilia knows he needs to perform to get the big fights he wants. He is intent on shutting off Gabriel Benitez at UFC Hidalgo

Bellator MMA Logo-2014-750x370

Mark Dickman Says He’s a ‘Step ...

Sep 15, 2016No Comments514 Views

Mark Dickman will make his return at Bellator 161 on Friday in Texas to take on local veteran Daniel Pineda in a preliminary card 145-pound

Tony Johnson Tapology

Tony Johnson Believes a Win Over Cheick Kon...

Sep 14, 20161 Comment567 Views

Tony Johnson has worked his way into a heavyweight main event fight against Cheick Kongo at Bellator 161 on Friday. Is it his route to

Derek Campos Bellator 750

Derek Campos Expecting Explosive Fight with...

Sep 13, 2016No Comments396 Views

Derek Campos steps into a Bellator 161 lightweight bout against Djamil Chan on Friday, in what could very well end up being a title elimination

Bellator 161 - Yankova vs. Anteaga Fight Poster

Veta Arteaga Knows What She Signed Up for a...

Sep 12, 20161 Comment545 Views

Undefeated flyweight Veta Arteaga knows what she signed up for at Bellator 161, and she's ready.

mckee-mccafferty-bamma26-750

Rhys McKee Looks to Finish Tommy McCafferty...

Sep 10, 2016No Comments218 Views

Rhys McKee will seek his fourth straight win when he returns to BAMMA on Saturday in Dublin against veteran Tommy McCafferty in a preliminary 145-pound

TITAN-FC-41-co-main-graphic-750

Alexandre Bezerra Feels No Pressure Heading...

Sep 09, 2016Comments off335 Views

Alexandre Bezerra will look to keep his winning streak going when he makes his Titan FC debut on Friday to challenge Andre Harrison for the

RFA Bird Logo-750

Cory Sandhagen Thinks RFA 43 Opponent Clay ...

Sep 09, 2016Comments off334 Views

After a couple months off, Croy Sandhagen returns to the RFA on Friday in Broomfield, Colo., to take on Clay Wimer in a main card

Evan Tanner

Evan Tanner: Remembering a Wayward UFC Cham...

Sep 08, 2016Comments off931 Views

Before the days of Michael Bisping, Luke Rockhold, and Anderson Silva’s historic five-year run as UFC middleweight champion, there was Evan Tanner.

BAMMA-logo-750

Aaron Blackwell Has All the Confidence to W...

Sep 08, 2016Comments off232 Views

Aaron Blackwell returns to fighting in a 135-pound main card title challenge against incumbent champion Alan Philpott at BAMMA 26 on Saturday in Dublin.

RFA Bird Logo-750

Boston Salmon Looking for Title Shot with W...

Sep 08, 2016Comments off366 Views

Boston Salmon returns to action this Friday in Broomfield, Colo., to take on hot-streaking Zac Riley in a main card 135-pound bout at RFA 43.

RFA Bird Logo-750

Zac Riley Used to Underdog Role Heading int...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off360 Views

Zac Riley will look to pick up his third straight win for the RFA this Friday in Broomfield, Colorado, when he takes on another rising

Titan FC Logo

Demarques Jackson on Titan FC 41 Bout: R...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off381 Views

Demarques Jackson steps up in his biggest challenge to date when he makes his Titan FC debut on Sept. 9 in Coral Gables, Fla., to

bamma-ryan-curtis-queally-graphic-750

Ryan Curtis Says He’s Coming for the ...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off427 Views

For his BAMMA debut on Sept. 10 in Dublin, Ireland, Ryan Curtis will take on fellow undefeated up and comer Aaron Robinson in a preliminary

RFA 43 Camozzi vs Barnes Fight Poster

Nick Barnes Looks to Make a Name for Himsel...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off322 Views

Nick Barnes will look to pick up his first major championship at RFA 43 on Friday, when he faces Brian Camozzi in a welterweight main

John Phillips - Cage Rage

John Phillips Ready to Defend at BAMMA 26: ...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off539 Views

BAMMA middleweight champ John Phillips has been on a tear, but he's ready to turn things up a notch. "The champ needs some dosh!"