All posts by Mick Hammond

Koetsu Okazaki Tells Bibiano Fernandes to H...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off1232 Views

After getting his legs under him in his last ONE FC bout, Koetsu Okazaki tells champion Bibiano Fernandes to hang on to the belt because

Koji Ando

Koji Ando Looking to Make a Splash in His O...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off1104 Views

After spending the last three years in the now-defunct Legend FC, where he captured the promotion’s lightweight title, “Commander” Koji Ando is ready to take

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Legacy FC Champ Bubba Bush Finally Gets His...

Jul 02, 2014Comments off2377 Views

This summer is proving to be the turning point in the career of middleweight Bubba Bush. The Legacy FC champ will make his promotional debut

Joshua Aveles

King of the Cage Champ Joshua Aveles: ̵...

Jul 01, 2014Comments off1286 Views

"A lot of people underestimate me like that, but my performances (over the last couple years) speak for themselves," says King of the Cage welterweight

Not Focused on WSOF Title, Lance Palmer Hon...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1211 Views

Despite vacating the RFA title to make a run at the WSOF belt and failing to capture it, Lance Palmer isn't lasered in on another

Rick Glenn Going into the Cage to Fight Geo...

Jun 20, 2014Comments off1052 Views

Of course fighting for a title is a big deal, but when Rick Glenn steps in the WSOF cage opposite Georgi Karakhanyan, it's just another

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Jesse Taylor Intends to Start Building His ...

Jun 19, 2014Comments off2128 Views

Jesse Taylor has strung together an amazing couple of years, and he plans to finally kick off 2014 with the World Series of Fighting middleweight

Ashlee Evans-Smith

Ashlee Evans-Smith Wants to Make a Statemen...

Jun 18, 2014Comments off2880 Views

Ashlee Evans-Smith wants to make a statement when she meets Marciea Allen in her World Series of Fighting Debut on Saturday in Las Vegas.

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Jessica Aguilar on Upcoming WSOF Title Defe...

Jun 18, 2014Comments off1413 Views

WSOF women's strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar expects her first title defense against Emi Fujino to go easy on Saturday.

Damacio Page Trying to Earn His Way Back to...

Jun 17, 2014Comments off1757 Views

Since his release from the UFC in 2012, Damacio Page has taken steps to make it known that he is ready to get back into

Kentaro Watanabe Adds New Elements to His G...

Jun 13, 2014Comments off1265 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 off1179 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 off1498 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 off1573 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 off3469 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 off2551 Views

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

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

Jun 05, 2014Comments off1064 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 off1809 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 off1697 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 off1511 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 off1130 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 off2477 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 off2139 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 off1958 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 off2413 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 off1326 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 off2446 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 off1712 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 off1560 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 off1875 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