All posts by Mick Hammond

The Voice Waxes On The Dire State Of Japane...

Feb 25, 2011Comments off89 Views

MMAWeekly.com recently caught up with HDNet broadcaster Michael "The Voice" Schiavello to discuss the ever-changing world of MMA and what he has in store for

MFC 28: Dwayne Lewis, “No Way I’...

Feb 25, 2011Comments off154 Views

He's either gonna look really good or really bad, but Dwayne Lewis doesn't plan on letting his fight with MFC light heavyweight champion Ryan Jimmo

Drew Fickett Gets New Opponent For MFC 28, ...

Feb 21, 2011Comments off85 Views

After a disastrous 2009 in which he went winless in four fights, former UFC fighter Drew Fickett rebounded last year by going undefeated, finishing all

UFC Vet Alvin Robinson Ready To Roll Into F...

Feb 20, 2011Comments off188 Views

UFC veteran Alvin Robinson has overcome several obstacles heading into Friday's Fight To Win "Mortal Combat" main event, believing he is ready to make a

Strikeforce: Lyle Beerbohm Riding High On C...

Feb 18, 2011Comments off94 Views

Running his record to a spotless 15-0, Lyle Beerbohm is riding a wave of confidence heading into his Strikeforce Challengers 14 headline bout against Pat

Strikeforce: Pat Healy Enlists BJ Penn To P...

Feb 18, 2011Comments off110 Views

After a decade in the sport, Pat Healy believes enlisting the help of the likes of BJ Penn and George Sotiropoulos will finally propel him

Law Practice Set, Tyron Glover Takes MMA Re...

Feb 16, 2011Comments off245 Views

Having taken time off from fighting to kick his law practice into gear, Tyrone Glover is back and out to prove he can pick up

Strikeforce: Shane Del Rosario Sees Lavar J...

Feb 10, 2011Comments off121 Views

Shane Del Rosario has been one of the brightest prospects in the Strikeforce heavyweight division. He's now ready to prove that he is no longer

“Lights Out” Star Proud of Work...

Feb 08, 2011Comments off290 Views

Holt McCallany, star of new FX series "Lights Out," says the show is the culmination of a lifelong dream and credits Bas Rutten in helping

With Win Over Tim Syliva, Abe Wagner’...

Feb 04, 2011Comments off178 Views

Former TUF cast member Abe Wagner scored a big win over Tim Sylvia at Titan Fighting recently, but that only feeds his ultimate goal... the

Another Notch In His Belt, Grudge Fighter J...

Feb 02, 2011Comments off109 Views

Scoring an impressive victory over UFC veteran Rob Emerson, Grudge fighter Justin Salas believes he's met all the criteria to take a big step up

Bas Rutten Staying As Busy Out Of The Ring ...

Jan 30, 2011Comments off200 Views

Bas Rutten was always relentless when fighting inside the ring. Now retired from fighting, he's just as relentless in his acting and other career pursuits.

Strikeforce Fighter James Terry Out To Prov...

Jan 28, 2011Comments off93 Views

Cung Le student James Terry has shown he can win, now he wants to prove that he can a finisher too. His next step takes

Strikeforce: Trevor Prangley Looks To Roger...

Jan 27, 2011Comments off120 Views

Nearing 40 years of age, Trevor Prangley isn't ready to give up on his attempt to reach the top in MMA. He faces Roger Gracie

Evangelista Cyborg Santos

If He Gets Past Nick Diaz, Cyborg Wants Geg...

Jan 25, 2011Comments off213 Views

Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos gets a shot at Nick Diaz and the Strikeforce welterweight title on Jan. 29, but he also has his sights set on

UFC Vet Drew McFedries Returns At Titan Fig...

Jan 24, 2011Comments off53 Views

After more than a year out of the game, UFC veteran Drew McFedries returns at Titan FC 16 on Friday night a rejuvenated fighter always

Ronaldo Jacare Souza - Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Jacare Plans To Ride 2010...

Jan 24, 2011Comments off83 Views

Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza had a banner year, both in and out of the cage, in 2010. He plans to continue his success

UFC Fight for the Troops 2: Chris Cariaso S...

Jan 16, 2011Comments off109 Views

Chris Cariaso wants to prove he belongs, not only in the UFC Octagon, but also among the list of Top 10 bantamweight fighters in the

Win Over Mach Sakurai Under His Belt, Jason...

Jan 16, 2011Comments off109 Views

On a three-fight roll since leaving the UFC, including a win over legendary Japanese fighter Hayato "Mach" Sakurai on New Year's Eve, Jason High intends

UFC Fight for the Troops 2: Will Campuzano ...

Jan 15, 2011Comments off105 Views

Losing three of his last four Zuffa-promoted fights, Will Campuzano knows he has a lot on the line against Chris Cariaso at UFC Fight for

Eyeing UFC Return, John Gunderson DoesnR...

Jan 14, 2011Comments off106 Views

UFC veteran John Gunderson hasn't taken a liking to his upcoming Tachi Palace Fights opponent Dominique Robinson, but it doesn't matter, Gunderson is focused on

Strikeforce Challengers 13: This Is The Yea...

Jan 06, 2011Comments off88 Views

It took just 15 minutes for Strikeforce light-heavyweight Ovince St. Preux to go from relative unknown to one of the promotion’s premier up and coming

Strikeforce Challengers: Julia Budd Taking ...

Jan 06, 2011Comments off180 Views

Julia Budd returns to Strikeforce Challengers for the next step in her MMA evolution. She sees an opportunity and is ready to run with it.

Devin Cole Plans To Make Most of Second Cha...

Jan 05, 2011Comments off200 Views

Second chances aren’t always easy to come by, and heavyweight Devin Cole knows this. He plans to make the most of his when he faces

Strikeforce Champ Marloes Coenen Expects Bi...

Jan 03, 2011Comments off136 Views

Marloes Coenen looks back on her roller coaster ride through 2010, and looks ahead to the first defense of her Strikeforce women's welterweight title against

Matt Mitrione Plans A “Damn Good Show...

Dec 26, 2010Comments off171 Views

Former NFL player Matt Mitrione realizes that he is still a work in progress on the mixed martial arts scene, but he plans to put

Cat Zingano Rides Wave of Momentum With Win...

Dec 24, 2010Comments off268 Views

Cat Zingano (formerly Cat Albert) plans to ride her 2010 wave of momentum, capped with a win over Carina Damm, into 2011 and on to

Ricardo Almeida Wins With Injury at UFC 124...

Dec 18, 2010Comments off101 Views

Ricardo Almeida's knee popped out at UFC 124, but he still got a much needed win over T.J. Grant. Now he's focused on working his

Carina Damm Re-Staking Her Claim in Women&#...

Dec 09, 2010Comments off310 Views

Carina Damm returns to action on Friday night with plans to re-stake her claim to the women's 125-pound division in mixed martial arts.

Can Colorado’s Cat Albert Break Into ...

Dec 08, 2010Comments off167 Views

Cat Albert, fighting out of Colorado, has dominated the regional scene. Can she break into the national spotlight of women's MMA with a win over