All posts by Mick Hammond

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Cortney Casey Believes Soccer Gives Her Car...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off1617 Views

A successful soccer player in college, Cortney Casey believes her athletic background gives her a cardio edge heading into her pro MMA debut at XFC

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Broken Bones and All, XFC Fighter Ricky Rai...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off1021 Views

XFC Fighter Ricky Rainey has fought with broken bones, but that's simply because he wants to deliver no matter what.

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Justin Gaethje Rocketing Up Lightweight Ran...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off956 Views

Rising lightweight Justin Gaethje is rocketing up the 155-pound ranks, but he's taking it step by step, not worried about jumping into a WSOF title

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King of the Cage Champion Trevor Prangley W...

Jun 13, 2013Comments off1655 Views

King of the Cage champion Trevor Prangley doesn't like to repeat mistakes, and he won't when he rematches Tony Lopez on Thursday night in Cour

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After a Little Maintenance, Eric Reynolds S...

Jun 12, 2013Comments off994 Views

After failing to score the XFC belt in his fight with Nick Newell, Eric Reynolds has retooled his game and sees XFC 24 as an

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Brian Cobb Sees WSOF 3 as Opportunity to Pu...

Jun 12, 2013Comments off1207 Views

Brian Cobb has a laser focus on WSOF 3 opponent Justin Gaethje, knowing that a victory could put him in the thick of inevitable title

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Dave Courchaine Taking it One Fight at a Ti...

Jun 11, 2013Comments off768 Views

Dave Courchaine recently scored the biggest victory of his career, but title talk to the contrary, he is focused on XFC 24 opponent Luis Santos,

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Despite Move to WSOF, the End Game is the S...

Jun 11, 2013Comments off790 Views

UFC veteran Jon Fitch may have found a new promotional home in World Series of Fighting, but his end game remains the same: win a

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Carlos Diego Ferreira Sees Win Over Carlo P...

Jun 10, 2013Comments off915 Views

In just two short years, Carlos Diego Ferreira has become one of the top lightweight prospects in Texas. His latest victory, at Legacy FC 20,

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Lightweight Prospect Mike Hanks Ready to Re...

Jun 09, 2013Comments off903 Views

Lightweight prospect Mike Hanks returns at Thursday's King of the Cage in Idaho, looking to pick up where he left off two years ago.

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The Sting of a Loss Put Tyson Steele on Fou...

Jun 09, 2013Comments off1267 Views

Sometimes a loss is the best thing for a fighter's career. Tyson Steele still detests the only loss on his record, but it has fostered

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Lyle Beerbohm Rides Six-Fight Winning Strea...

Jun 06, 2013Comments off723 Views

Following back-to-back losses in Strikeforce in 2011, lightweight Lyle “Fancy Pants” Beerbohm has rebounded with six wins in a row as he heads into his

TUF 13 Alum Keon Caldwell Signs with World ...

Jun 04, 2013Comments off793 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter 13 cast member Keon “Black Assassin” Caldwell has signed a multi-fight deal with the World Series of Fighting.

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King of the Cage Champ Wes Combs Just Follo...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off1393 Views

It took just over a minute for King of the Cage cruiserweight champion Wes “Soldier” Combs to successfully defend his title at KOTC: World Championships

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Winning King of the Cage Belt is Latest Ste...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off1189 Views

In winning the King of the Cage flyweight championship (135-pound limit) on May 25, former Strikeforce Challengers participant Frankie Saenz has begun taking the necessary

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UFC Vet Forrest Petz Hoping to Go Out on a ...

Jun 01, 2013Comments off939 Views

UFC veteran Forrest Petz wishes he could have done just a little bit better on the winning percentage in his career, but he'll be content

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Better Than Ever, Jessica Eye Ready to Boun...

Jun 01, 2013Comments off2490 Views

Earlier this year, Bellator 125-pound women’s champion Jessica “Evil” Eye experienced a career first, having to pull out of a fight due to injury. She's

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Patrick Ybarra Opening Eyes as He Steps int...

May 31, 2013Comments off1013 Views

Undefeated bantamweight prospect Patrick Ybarra opens more and more eyes with every fight. He hopes to do so once again when he faces UFC veteran

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Amanda Bell Looks to Rebound at Battle for ...

May 30, 2013Comments off1486 Views

After a disappointing pro debut, Amanda Bell looks to rebound at Saturday's Battle for the Border 2, and then hopes to parlay that into a

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Rey Docyogen Steps into the One FC Cage Rea...

May 30, 2013Comments off652 Views

Suffering a first loss is difficult for any fighter. But for Filipino flyweight star Rey “The Punisher” Docyogen, he's ready to put his recent defeat

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For Bibiano Fernandes at One FC Rise to Pow...

May 29, 2013Comments off1001 Views

For Bibiano Fernandes, being known as a champion is not enough. “One FC is a prestigious organization, but earning the title is not enough,” he

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Nick Duell Tries to Recapture NAAFS Welterw...

May 27, 2013Comments off1025 Views

Former champion Nick "The Savage" Duell takes another crack at the NAAFS welterweight championship on Saturday when he squares off with Hector Urbina.

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Former Shooto Champion Koetsu Okazaki Enter...

May 27, 2013Comments off705 Views

Former Shooto champion Koetsu Okazaki enters the One FC cage on May 31 to face Bibiano Fernandes for the promotion's interim bantamweight belt.

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Czar Sklavos Intends to Parlay CFA 11 Fallo...

May 24, 2013Comments off849 Views

Returning from surgery for a detached retina, CFA 11 fighter Czar Sklavos intends to parlay the recent Fallon Fox transgender controversy into a white-hot spotlight

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At 35 Years of Age, Travis Wiuff Taking Mea...

May 23, 2013Comments off2180 Views

Having fought for the UFC and Bellator, Travis Wiuff has no grand illusions about where his career is headed. He's content to take on meaningful

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Koji Oishi Hell Bent on Taking One FC Belt ...

May 19, 2013Comments off1206 Views

A one-time UFC welterweight, Koji Oishi is now hell bent on taking the One FC featherweight championship from Honorio Banario on May 31.

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Scott Holtzman Moves on From Nick Newell Sa...

May 17, 2013Comments off810 Views

XFC lightweight Scott Holtzman has moved on from the Nick Newell saga, and will now face John Mahlow at XFC 24 for the vacant 155-pound

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Marcus Davis Plans to Finish His Career wit...

May 15, 2013Comments off986 Views

UFC veteran Marcus Davis returns home to fight in Bangor, Maine, this weekend, but intends to finish his career in the Bellator cages as the

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Following Recent MFC 37 Victory, Kurt South...

May 14, 2013Comments off750 Views

With his MFC 37 victory over Mukai Maromo, Kurt Southern wants a rematch with Jonatas Novaes with the MFC belt on the line.

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Win at MFC 37 Puts Sam Alvey in Title Talk:...

May 13, 2013Comments off849 Views

With his win over Jay Silva this past Friday at MFC 37, former Ultimate Fighter cast member “Smilin’” Sam Alvey was able to get back