All posts by Mick Hammond

Tyler Voth

Tyler Voth Gunning for a Win Over Jeimeson ...

Apr 10, 2014Comments off1369 Views

Tyler Voth has high hopes for his career. The next step is to get a win over Jeimeson Saudino at RFA 14 on Friday night

Alan Jouban

Alan Jouban Knows He Needs to Make a Splash...

Apr 10, 2014Comments off1917 Views

Alan Jouban saw his UFC dream take a major hit late last year, but he's got the opportunity at RFA 14 on Friday to rekindle

Matt Manzanares

Matt Manzanares Knows RFA Title Would be a ...

Apr 09, 2014Comments off902 Views

Heading into Friday's fight at RFA 14, Matt Manzanares knows that winning the flyweight championship would be a huge leap towards his UFC goal.

After Racking Up Nine Years in MMA, UFC Vet...

Apr 06, 2014Comments off1139 Views

After nine years competing in MMA, UFC veteran Tyler Toner may be in the latter half of his career, but he's not fading away as

Vitaly Minakov

Undefeated Bellator Champion Vitaly Minakov...

Apr 04, 2014Comments off2557 Views

Bellator heavyweight champion Vitaly Minakov heads into his Friday night fight with Cheick Kongo with a simple outlook: "If I keep winning I will establish

Julien Williams Heads to Russia, Planning a...

Apr 04, 2014Comments off1262 Views

Julien Williams is hoping to fight more than one time a year now that he's signed with M-1 Global.

Donald Sanchez Looking to Extend Winning St...

Apr 04, 2014Comments off1227 Views

Donald Sanchez is looking to extend his winning streak when he faces Flavio Alvaro at Legacy FC 30 on April 4 in Albuquerque.

Hot Prospect Lee Morrison Steps into M-1 Fe...

Apr 03, 2014Comments off2167 Views

After a couple of years trying to make a step up to the next level, 2013 was finally the year that featherweight Lee “American Bulldog”

Nick Urso

Nick Urso Faces Crosstown Rival at Friday&#...

Apr 02, 2014Comments off1421 Views

While he might not be a big name yet, 125-pound prospect Nick Urso is taking the necessary steps to climb up the MMA ladder. Next

Adrian Cruz - Bellator

Legacy FC Flyweight Adrian Cruz Knows to Be...

Apr 01, 2014Comments off2366 Views

Legacy FC flyweight Adrian Cruz knows that if he wants to keep advancing his career to bigger and bigger platforms, he's "got to fight the

Marlon Moraes

Marlon Moraes on World Series of Fighting T...

Mar 29, 2014Comments off1399 Views

Having won six consecutive fights, including four for World Series of Fighting, Marlon Moraes believes his time is now and that he'll capture the bantamweight

WSOF Champion Steve Carl Says He May Have t...

Mar 29, 2014Comments off1616 Views

World Series of Fighting welterweight champion Steve Carl feels like he still has a lot to prove when he faces Rousimar Palhares on March

Yushin Okami at UFC on Versus 2

After Seven and a Half Years in the UFC, Yu...

Mar 28, 2014Comments off1246 Views

After spending the last seven and a half years and 18 fights with the UFC, middleweight veteran Yushin Okami is set to make his debut

Kyra Batara - BAMMA USA

Kyra Batara Looking to Make a Splash in Pro...

Mar 28, 2014Comments off1783 Views

With a solid 4-1 record as an amateur, up-and-coming atomweight fighter Kyra Batara is looking to make a splash in her pro debut at Friday's

Brennan Ward - Bellator

For Brennan Ward, Challenging Alexander Shl...

Mar 28, 2014Comments off2083 Views

Brennan Ward may be challenging Alexander Shlemenko for the Bellator middleweight championship on Friday night, but he's not stressing. "My life doesn’t revolve around this

Eric Winston

Eric Winston Won’t Let Magnitude of T...

Mar 27, 2014Comments off999 Views

Eric Winston has a tremendous opportunity before him heading into Friday's BAMMA USA title fight, but he's not letting the magnitude of the moment overwhelm

John Gunderson Ring of Fire 35

UFC Vet John Gunderson Looks to Rejuvenate ...

Mar 26, 2014Comments off1139 Views

Knowing he needed a change, 35-year-old UFC veteran John Gunderson is making the drop to featherweight heading into Saturday's World Series of Fighting 9 in

Aaron Wetherspoon

Aaron Wetherspoon Just Takes the Fight Game...

Mar 26, 2014Comments off1355 Views

A former King of the Cage champion with big stage aspirations, Aaron Wetherspoon knows enough to take the fight game day by day as he

For Joseph Henle, BAMMA USA’s Bad Bea...

Mar 25, 2014Comments off889 Views

For Joseph Henle, his fight against Ronald Lebreton Jr., could quite literally be a make or break fight for his career following recent complications with

Following Failed Bid on The Ultimate Fighte...

Mar 25, 2014Comments off1278 Views

After a disappointing experience on The Ultimate Fighter 18, bantamweight “The Real Deal” Chris Beal has healed his broken hand and is ready to return

After Nearly Passing on a Big Opportunity, ...

Mar 24, 2014Comments off1300 Views

Josh Rettinghouse missed out on being selected for The Ultimate Fighter, but after nearly turning down his initial WSOF opportunity, he now finds himself in

Terrion Ware - BAMMA USA

Terrion Ware Has BAMMA USA Title and a Trip...

Mar 24, 2014Comments off1373 Views

Terrion Ware has a shot at the BAMMA USA bantamweight belt on Friday, and if he wins that, he believes that a trip up to

Tyler Stinson

Tyler Stinson’s Goal is World Series ...

Mar 22, 2014Comments off950 Views

Tyler Stinson's goal is to put a World Series of Fighting title on the mantle next to roommate Justin Gaethje's, but until that opportunity arises,

Shane Howell

For Shane Howell, Fighting Leonard Garcia a...

Mar 21, 2014Comments off1372 Views

For Shane Howell, he truly fights for the fun of it. He doesn't rely on it as his main source of income. So for Howell,

Emanuel Newton Sees Winning Bellator Champi...

Mar 21, 2014Comments off1447 Views

For Emanuel Newton, unifying the Bellator light heavyweight championship means much more to him than just helping himself.

For Leonard Garcia It’s No Longer Eno...

Mar 20, 2014Comments off1178 Views

It used to be enough for Leonard Garcia to put on an exciting fight. Now, the Legacy FC featherweight champion, he wants to not only

After Falling Short in 2013, David Rickels ...

Mar 20, 2014Comments off1185 Views

David Rickels was unable to capture the Bellator lightweight championship in 2013, but he's ready to make another run-up through the Season 10 tournament to

Myron Dennis

Myron Dennis Hopes Victory Over Paul Buente...

Mar 19, 2014Comments off1454 Views

Myron Dennis' career is on track with back-to-back victories in 2013, but he's hoping a victory over UFC veteran Paul Buentello at Friday's Legacy FC

Paul Buentello Heads into Legacy FC 29 with...

Mar 19, 2014Comments off2604 Views

Formerly a heavyweight, Paul Buentello heads into Friday's Legacy FC 29 in a new weight class with an eye towards earning another run in the

Daniel Straus Still Has a Lot to Prove, Eve...

Mar 12, 2014Comments off1262 Views

Yes, Daniel Straus currently has the Bellator featherweight belt wrapped around his waist, but he still feels there is much to prove to the naysayers.