All posts by Mick Hammond

For 40-Year-Old Legacy Champ Jorge Patino, ...

Nov 15, 2013Comments off1167 Views

Despite reaching 40 years of age, Legacy FC lightweight champion Jorge Patino doesn't show any signs of slowing down.

Joey Beltran on Fighting Rampage: “I ...

Nov 15, 2013Comments off1521 Views

On the rebound from his UFC exit, Joey Beltran isn't fighting Rampage Jackson for a paycheck. He wants it all. He wants the Bellator title.

For Carlos Diego Ferreira “It Will Be...

Nov 15, 2013Comments off1713 Views

In just his third year of MMA, Texas-based lightweight Carlos Diego Ferreira has become one of the premier prospects in the Southwest.

Rampage Jackson on Bellator Debut: “I...

Nov 14, 2013Comments off1183 Views

Disappointed at his Bellator PPV fight with Tito Ortiz falling apart, Rampage Jackson happy to be fighting Joey Beltran, told MMAWeekly.com, "I feel like the

Gianni Subba

Racing Towards a One FC Title Shot, Gianni ...

Nov 14, 2013Comments off1969 Views

Even though he's rocketing towards a One FC title shot, Gianni Subba is taking his career one fight at a time and not looking too

Joe Soto

Joe Soto Hopes Tachi Palace Fights is the N...

Nov 14, 2013Comments off1775 Views

Following another year off for another eye surgery, former Bellator champion Joe Soto is back in the cage at Thursday's Tachi Palace Fights.

After a Couple Years of Self-Discovery, UFC...

Nov 13, 2013Comments off1215 Views

Nate Loughran never retired, you just took a break to rediscover the important things in his life. Now he's back in the MMA world, fighting

Melvin Yeoh Aiming for One FC Malaysian Nat...

Nov 13, 2013Comments off1146 Views

Melvin Yeoh will make his return to One FC on Nov. 15 against a fighter he knows very well, A.J. Lias Mansor, in a battle

Cory Vom Baur

Rising Bantamweight Cory Vom Baur Ready for...

Nov 12, 2013Comments off1375 Views

Rising bantamweight Cory Vom Baur faces the toughest test of his career in former Bellator champ Joe Soto, when he tries to take the next

Henry Cejudo Brings Olympic-Style Training ...

Nov 12, 2013Comments off1392 Views

For 2008, Olympic gold medal wrestler Henry Cejudo, transitioning to MMA has gone just about as well as he could have hoped for.

Finally Back in the Cage, Chad Robichaux is...

Nov 11, 2013Comments off872 Views

Having been out of the game for more than year before his most recent fight, Chad Robichaux is ready for whoever World Series of Fighting

Eddie Ng

Eddie Ng Ready for One FC Title Shot…...

Nov 11, 2013Comments off1384 Views

Riding a five-fight winning streak, Evolve MMA lightweight Eddie Ng is ready for a One FC title shot, as long as teammate Shinya Aoki is

Lightweight Jacob Harkness Has Sights Set o...

Nov 10, 2013Comments off1327 Views

Lightweight fighter Jacob Harkness has been rising up the ranks and is now taking aim at a King of the Cage championship.

Peter Graham

After Rough MMA Start, Peter Graham Racing ...

Nov 08, 2013Comments off1931 Views

After a rough start to his MMA career, former kickboxer Peter Graham is rocketing towards a Bellator heavyweight title shot.

No Joke, Mike Guymon Ready to Hang Up the G...

Nov 06, 2013Comments off1686 Views

Following 14 years of fighting, Mike Guymon says he's ready to hang up the gloves following his recent victory at Bellator 106.

Marlon Moraes

Undefeated Over the Past Two Years, Marlon ...

Nov 03, 2013Comments off861 Views

Following two years of undefeated fighting, Marlon Moraes is finally on tap to fight for the inaugural World Series of Fighting bantamweight championship.

Drew Brokenshire Keeps Climbing the Career ...

Nov 02, 2013Comments off1134 Views

CageSport featherweight champion Drew Brokenshire looks to take his next step up the career ladder at Saturday's Cage Warriors Combat 9 in Kent, Wash.

Michael Chandler

Michael Chandler Sees Eddie Alvarez Rematch...

Nov 02, 2013Comments off1002 Views

Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler sees Saturday's rematch with Eddie Alvarez as an entirely new fight, himself as a much better competitor than in their

Emanuel Newton Ready to Rain on Bellator an...

Oct 31, 2013Comments off915 Views

Emanuel Newton new from the second that he knocked King Mo Lawal out in their initial match-up that he'd have to fight Bellator's "poster boy"

Maurice Mo Smith

At 51 Years Young, Former UFC Heavyweight C...

Oct 30, 2013Comments off2332 Views

While many of his contemporaries have long since retired, former UFC heavyweight champion Maurice Smith finds fighting peaceful.

King of the Cage Champ Sean Strickland Read...

Oct 29, 2013Comments off1467 Views

Having made great strides in his career and his skill level in 2013, King of the Cage champion Sean Strickland is ready to take things

Daniel Straus Not Only Wants the Bellator B...

Oct 29, 2013Comments off1122 Views

Daniel Straus sees his fight with Bellator featherweight champion Pat Curran not only as a shot at the belt, he sees it as an opportunity

Pat Curran

Bellator Champ Pat Curran Sees Rematch as A...

Oct 28, 2013Comments off927 Views

Bellator champ Pat Curran may be rematching Daniel Straus at Bellator 106 on Friday, but he's not banking on past success. He sees it as

Steve Carl

It’s Nothing But Up for Steve Carl He...

Oct 25, 2013Comments off734 Views

Heading into Saturday's inaugural World Series of Fighting welterweight title fight, Steve Carl says "it's nothing but up from here."

Jack May

Back in the Saddle, Jack May Ready to Get D...

Oct 25, 2013Comments off1149 Views

Following a year in which he focused on kickboxing with the K-1 and Glory promotions, heavyweight Jack “Outlaw” May is back in MMA and ready

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Mike Rhodes Sees RFA 10 as Opportunity to T...

Oct 25, 2013Comments off830 Views

For welterweight prospect Mike “Biggie” Rhodes, working with some of the best young talent in MMA has had a profound effect on his career.

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BAMMA USA Champ Ernest Chavez Ready to Take...

Oct 24, 2013Comments off975 Views

BAMMA USA welterweight champion Ernest “EJ” Chavez knows the benefits of preparation, and he believes it is his preparation that will be the key on

Rachel Cummins by Ray Kasprowicz TUFFnUFF

Looks Can Be Deceiving; Just Ask BAMMA USA ...

Oct 23, 2013Comments off3124 Views

A model and a fighter, Rachel Cummins doesn't mind when people focus on her looks. “I actually really like it because people will underestimate me.”

Justin Lawrence

Justin Lawrence Sees RFA as the Place to Be...

Oct 23, 2013Comments off2067 Views

Justin Lawrence found the going rough when he made his way into the UFC via The Ultimate Fighter. He sees RFA as a place he

Joshua Sampo

CFA Champ Joshua Sampo’s a Little Fru...

Oct 23, 2013Comments off1096 Views

CFA champ Joshua Sampo was a little frustrated by how his recent title defense played out, but also proud that he could pull out a