All posts by Mick Hammond

Kentaro Watanabe Adds New Elements to His G...

Jun 13, 2014Comments off1235 Views

With six wins in his last seven fights, current ONE FC flyweight Kentaro Watanabe has proven himself to be a top fighter in his weight

Adriano Moraes

Adriano Moraes Riding a Wave of Confidence ...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off1154 Views

Riding a wave of confidence after defeating Yasuhiro Urushitani, Adriano “Black Diamond” Moraes is ready for Kosuke Suzuki in Saturday's ONE FC headliner.

Kosuke Suzuki

Kosuke Suzuki Finally Hitting His Stride, S...

Jun 12, 2014Comments off1461 Views

Four years into his MMA career and former Shooto star Kosuke “Rambo” Suzuki finally feels like he’s hitting his stride.

Thierry Sokoudjou Looking to Live Up to His...

Jun 06, 2014Comments off1539 Views

If one thing has eluded former Pride FC star Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou Nkamhoua throughout his career it’s been consistency and he hopes to change that

An Improved James Thompson Ready to Show He...

Jun 06, 2014Comments off3431 Views

After nearly retiring from MMA, James Thompson hopes to showcase his improvements in Bellator MMA debut against Eric Prindle.

Kevin Casey Firing on All Cylinders Heading...

Jun 05, 2014Comments off2501 Views

Kevin Casey is focused and firing on all cylinders heading into Friday's RFA middleweight championship bout opposite Andrew Sanchez.

Kyra Batara - BAMMA USA

Settling into Pro Ranks, Kyra Batari More t...

Jun 05, 2014Comments off1029 Views

Having successfully made the transition from amateur to professional, Kyra Batari is more than ready for RFA 15 and her fight with Rosa Acevedo.

John Hackleman Jr

John Hackleman Jr. Cutting His Own Path Thr...

Jun 04, 2014Comments off1768 Views

The son of Chuck Liddell's famed trainer, John Hackleman Jr. is forging his own path through the MMA jungle. He steps back in the RFA

James Moontasri

Surrounding Himself by the Right People has...

Jun 03, 2014Comments off1656 Views

Since stepping up to the national stage in the RFA promotion, Black House lightweight James “Moonwalker” Moontasri has picked up back-to-back wins and rebounded off

Despite Stumbling Away From ONE FC Title Sh...

May 29, 2014Comments off1478 Views

Even though he’s suffered three losses in his last four fights, former Strikeforce lightweight Caros Fodor feels he’s put himself back on the track that

Ben Askren

Ben Askren Plans to Roll at ONE FC: Honor &...

May 28, 2014Comments off1107 Views

Former Bellator champ Ben Askren isn't shy about revealing his plans for his new home at ONE FC... total domination.

Eddie Ng Hopes His Evolution as a Fighter L...

May 26, 2014Comments off2438 Views

Eddie Ng has found a ton of success under the ONE FC banner. With his constant evolution, Ng believes he has what it takes to

Michael Page

Michael Page Brings a Different Kind of Ven...

May 17, 2014Comments off2107 Views

With all the big names on Bellator’s upcoming pay-per-view broadcast on Saturday night, perhaps the most buzzed about fighter is Michael Page, the one who

Gaston Reyno

Beyond Winning at Titan FC, Gaston Reyno Wa...

May 16, 2014Comments off1923 Views

Gaston Reyno lives for martial arts, but more than just winning fights, he wants to be an inspiration to his countrymen in Uruguay.

Ricky Legere

Ricky Legere Heads into Titan FC Debut with...

May 15, 2014Comments off2384 Views

Riding an eight-fight winning streak, Ricky Legere enters his Titan FC debut with the intention of making a run at the promotion's championship.

Alexander Shlemenko

First It’s Tito Ortiz, Then Alexander...

May 15, 2014Comments off1297 Views

Bellator champion Alexander Shlemenko is set on becoming the best fighter in the world, but first he plans to topple UFC Hall of Famer Tito

Bruno Pucci

Bruno Pucci Talks ONE FC Title Prospects an...

May 14, 2014Comments off2403 Views

ONE FC’s featherweight division is becoming a more intimidating place by the day, but Bruno Pucci is determined to emerge as the number one contender.

Todd Moore

For Todd Moore, Winning Solves Everything, ...

May 14, 2014Comments off1684 Views

Last year, former Strikeforce welterweight Todd “Maniac” Moore had one of his better years after suffering perhaps his worst year professionally and personally in the

Alvin Robinson

UFC Vet Alvin Robinson Heads into Titan FC ...

May 13, 2014Comments off1527 Views

Former UFC fighter Alvin Robinson heads into Titan FC 28 ready to do whatever it takes to get back to the big show.

Kalib Starnes

Former UFC Middleweight Kalib Starnes Now F...

May 12, 2014Comments off1823 Views

When it comes to the last couple years for former UFC middleweight Kalib Starnes, Murphy’s Law seems to best sum up his experiences. Whatever could

Kevin Croom

Kevin Croom Came to MFC to Get the Belt, bu...

May 09, 2014Comments off1870 Views

Kevin Croom won't get the title shot he'd hoped for at Friday night's MFC 40, but he can solidify his spot as the No. 1

Wes Swofford

Wes Swofford “Looking at Sam Alvey; t...

May 07, 2014Comments off1233 Views

Wes Swofford isn't discounting the huge career step winning the MFC middleweight belt would mean, but he's not looking at the belt, he's looking at

Anthony Birchak

MFC Bantamweight Champ Anthony Birchak Happ...

May 05, 2014Comments off1465 Views

Happy to have a bullseye on his back, MFC champion Anthony Birchak aims to prove that keeping the belt isn't as difficult as it was

MFC Champ Sam Alvey Doing Everything He Abs...

May 04, 2014Comments off1495 Views

For MFC middleweight champ Sam Alvey, it was a long road to the belt, and he's doing everything possible to make sure it stays around

CageSport Champ Drew Brokenshire Stepping U...

May 03, 2014Comments off1229 Views

CageSport featherweight champ Drew Brokenshire is taking a step up on Saturday to challenge himself and challenge Justin Harrington for the promotion's lightweight belt.

Alfonso Gonzales

Alfonso Gonzales Looks to Keep Rocketing Up...

May 03, 2014Comments off1521 Views

After a strong amateur career that saw him claim multiple titles, middleweight prospect Alfonso Gonzales has quickly established himself as a pro. He hopes to

Chris Lokteff (ONE FC)

Chris Lokteff Sees James McSweeney as His N...

May 01, 2014Comments off1375 Views

After building a successful career for himself in his native New Zealand, heavyweight prospect Chris “Igor” Lokteff is charging towards international success with a ONE

Justin Harrington

Undefeated Justin Harrington Rested Up, Rea...

May 01, 2014Comments off1554 Views

Following a stellar year that had him on the edge of burnout, CageSport lightweight champ Justin Harrington is back in the groove and ready to

Masakatsu Ueda

For Masakatsu Ueda, Defeating Bibiano Ferna...

May 01, 2014Comments off1297 Views

Masakatsu Ueda sees his shot at ONE FC champion Bibiano Fernandes not just as a shot at the title, but also a shot at career

Gianni Subba

ONE FC Flyweight Up-and-Comer Gianni Subba ...

Apr 30, 2014Comments off1906 Views

In just over a year and a half, flyweight Gianni Subba has become one of the premier up-and-coming fighters in Asia. He looks to keep