All posts by Mick Hammond

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

Jan 05, 2011Comments off154 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 off99 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 off125 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 off194 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 off68 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 off230 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 off116 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

Cindy Dandois Wants To Make Splash With M-1...

Nov 27, 2010Comments off97 Views

Cinday Dandois is looking to move onto the world stage for women's mixed martial arts when she faces Yana Kunitskaya for the M-1 145-pound divisional

Cuddles Is No Victim; Jan Finney Returns at...

Nov 18, 2010Comments off100 Views

Jan "Cuddles" Finney had a rough go of it against Strikeforce champion Cris "Cyborg" Santos, but she's not looking for any pity party when she

Strikeforce: Liz Carmouche Re-Inventing Her...

Nov 16, 2010Comments off67 Views

Liz Carmouche may have a quarter of the experience that Jan Finney does, but she is re-inventing herself with every fight and believes Finney hasn't

WEC 52: Damacio Page Wants People To Fear H...

Nov 10, 2010Comments off70 Views

After more than a year out of the cage, Damacio Page returns at WEC 52 on Thursday night. His goal: "I want to make people

WEC 52: LC Davis Knows His Back Is To The W...

Nov 07, 2010Comments off77 Views

A sense of urgency probably best sums up the theme to the upcoming Nov. 11 WEC 52 featherweight bout between L.C. Davis and Raphael Assuncao.

WEC 52: Javier Vazquez Tired Of Being The D...

Nov 06, 2010Comments off85 Views

Heading into his WEC 52 bout with "unbeatable prospect" Chad Mendes, Javier Vazquez finds it laughable that he is once again being labeled as the

EA Sports: MMA vs. THQ’s UFC Undisput...

Nov 05, 2010Comments off156 Views

Blair Herter of G4 Television's X-Play series weighs in on EA Sports: MMA and THQ's UFC Undisputed as Electronic Arts finally enters the MMA space

High Expectations Continue for Billy Evange...

Oct 22, 2010Comments off144 Views

In what could possibly be his last Strikeforce Challengers Series fight, expectations couldn't be higher for lightweight prospect Billy Evangelista.

James Terry Delivers In Contract Fight

Oct 18, 2010Comments off169 Views

In the last fight of his Strikeforce contract, Cung Le product James Terry delivered with a strong performance, and now plans to drop to 155

JAMES TERRY DELIVERS IN CONTRACT FIGHT

Oct 14, 2010Comments off43 Views

In the last fight of his Strikeforce contract, Cung Le product James Terry delivered with a strong performance, and now plans to drop to 155

NOTHING’S STOPPING TRYON WOODLEY̵...

Oct 13, 2010Comments off76 Views

Following his decisive win over Andre Galvao at last Saturday's Strikeforce event, Tyron Woodley says nothing's stopping him on his way to the welterweight title...

‘Back’s To The Wall’ For ...

Aug 02, 2010Comments off49 Views

Coming off a KO loss in his last fight, veteran welterweight Dennis Hallman says his back's to the wall heading into UFC 117...

MELENDEZ ON SHIELDS TO UFC; WILL HE FOLLOW?

Jul 13, 2010Comments off90 Views

Strikeforce lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez talks about teammate Jake Shields heading to the UFC and updates his own contract situation...

Chris Camozzi Ready For International Break...

Feb 19, 2008Comments off43 Views

Colorado middleweight standout Chris Camozzi is ready for his international breakout at Friday's Maximum Fighting Championships...

Schoenauer: From TUF To The IFL

Apr 26, 2006Comments off56 Views

Alex Schoenauer from The Ultimate Fighter 1 is set to make his IFL debut this weekend.

Pulver And Imanari To Battle Old School Sty...

Mar 29, 2006Comments off74 Views

Jens Pulver and Masakazu Imanari are set to have a fight of opposing styles at Bushido 10 this weekend.

Mario Sperry Talks BTT

Sep 09, 2005Comments off58 Views

Mario Sperry gives his thoughts on Final Conflict 2005 as well as what's coming up for the remainder of the year for the BTT.

Wiuff Talks Horn And IFC Fight

Jul 22, 2005Comments off44 Views

Travis Wiuff has a fight coming up this weekend and has spent time with Jeremy Horn in Utah. He gives his take on both

Almeida Breaks Down Penn vs Gracie, Plus UF...

Jul 20, 2005Comments off49 Views

The former King of Pancrase and UFC veteran breaks down the upcoming big fights in Hawaii and Las Vegas.

Lytle To Fight In August

Jul 20, 2005Comments off32 Views

Lytle will be returning to MMA action this August, and in the process bring MMA back to his hometown for the first time in years.

Interview Of The Week: Bas Rutten

Jul 13, 2005Comments off64 Views

MMAWeekly's Mick Hammond sat down with Bas Rutten to discuss his career and thoughts on the movie business...

Chael Sonnen: The Fighter, Promoter And Mor...

Jul 04, 2005Comments off58 Views

There are as few fighters in the sport of MMA as genuine and honest as Chael Sonnen. Whether he's talking smack about an opponent or

Shannon Knapp To Work For UFC

Jun 30, 2005Comments off179 Views

Shannon Knapp, also known affectionately as "Bas' Little Sis," has been hired by the UFC to work...