All posts by Mick Hammond

The Flame Still Burns: UFC Vet Jorge Gurgel...

Feb 28, 2014NoNo Comments1809 Views

Having fought just once in the past couple years, former UFC and Strikeforce veteran Jorge Gurgel recognized that something was missing. He still needed to

Bellator 64 Mike Richman vs Chris Horodecki

After Two Near Misses, Mike Richman Hopes B...

Feb 28, 2014NoNo Comments1090 Views

After two near misses in past seasons, Mike Richman returns at Bellator 110 to start his campaign to win the promotion's Season 10 featherweight tournament.

Matt Bessette

Matt Bessette Excited to Fight Diego Nunes ...

Feb 27, 2014NoNo Comments1588 Views

Four straight wins have Connecticut native Matt “Mangler” Bessette riding high into this season’s Bellator featherweight tournament, ready to challenge UFC veteran Diego Nunes.

Kevin Croom

Kevin Croom Looks to Add to Eight-Fight Win...

Feb 24, 2014NoNo Comments1191 Views

Kevin Croom looks to add to his current eight-fight winning streak when he faces Bryan Goldsby at Titan FC 27.

Matt Lozano

Priorities in Place, Matt Lozano Rekindles ...

Feb 21, 2014NoNo Comments1270 Views

After suffering the first loss of his career last year and having put his personal priorities in order, Matt Lozano returns at Friday's Legacy FC

Hunter Tucker

Hunter Tucker’s Lesson Learned: ̶...

Feb 18, 2014NoNo Comments1911 Views

Heading into his next Legacy FC fight, Hunter Tucker has learned a very important lesson: once you disrespect the game, the game disrespects you.

Eric Marriott

Eric Marriott Back on Track as He Heads int...

Feb 17, 2014NoNo Comments1340 Views

After a busy year outside of the cage, Eric Marriott looking to a revitalized Titan FC to revitalize his career.

Damon Jackson

Damon Jackson Has Sights Set on Legacy FC 2...

Feb 16, 2014NoNo Comments1529 Views

Damon Jackson has quickly become one of the hottest featherweight prospects in MMA. He's got his sights set on Hunter Tucker at Legacy FC 28,

Titan FC Logo

Titan FC Rebuilds and Rebrands as a Launchi...

Feb 11, 2014NoNo Comments1316 Views

Following a tumultuous couple of years, Titan Fighting Championship is rebuilding and rebranding as a launching pad to the UFC.

Scott Heckman

Scott Heckman Heads into CFFC 31 Headliner ...

Feb 08, 2014NoNo Comments1583 Views

With three wins in four fights in 2013, featherweight prospect Scott “Animal” Heckman continues to work his way up the ranks and become someone to

Miriam Cardoso

Grappling World Champion Miriam Cardoso Fin...

Feb 08, 2014NoNo Comments2201 Views

While it’s not uncommon these days to find world champion grapplers fighting in MMA, few women have the credentials entering the sport as does Miriam

Jeff Lentz

Jeff Lentz Looks to Saturday’s CFFC M...

Feb 07, 2014NoNo Comments1155 Views

The Ultimate Fighter alum Jeff Lentz is looking to Saturday's CFFC main event as an opportunity to course correct a rough couple of years, and

UFC Vet Marcus Davis Heads into Saturday...

Feb 07, 2014NoNo Comments1638 Views

Marcus Davis has his current focus on Saturday's NEF fight with former student Ryan Sanders, but he's also got his pending retirement on his mind.

Julian Erosa Looking for a Win Over Mike Jo...

Feb 05, 2014NoNo Comments1015 Views

Last year was a rough one for Julian Erosa, but he's looking to a win over Mike Joy at CageSport on Saturday to propel his

CageSport Champion Drew Brokenshire IsnR...

Feb 04, 2014NoNo Comments973 Views

CageSport featherweight champion Drew Brokenshire has become one of the hottest prospects in the world, but he's in no hurry to move on.

Neil Melanson

Former Xtreme Couture Instructor Neil Melan...

Feb 03, 2014NoNo Comments3215 Views

Over the past several years, grappling instructor Neil Melanson has become one of the sport’s most recognizable coaches and trainers. He's now put out a

Tim Means - UFC on Fox 8

Recharging His Career with Legacy FC, Tim M...

Jan 30, 2014NoNo Comments805 Views

While 2013 proved to have a rocky start for former UFC lightweight Tim Means, the year ended on a positive note with the promise of

Delaney Owen

On The Radar: Delaney Owen Jumping to the P...

Jan 25, 2014NoNo Comments1490 Views

After a successful amateur career, women’s 120-pound prospect Delaney “Lil Scrappy” Owen is ready to make the jump to the pro ranks.

Keoni Koch

Keoni Koch Targets RFA Belt on Friday Night...

Jan 24, 2014NoNo Comments934 Views

Keoni Koch's immediate goal is the featherweight champion at RFA 12 on Friday night, but he then hopes to join his brother, Erik, in the

Justine Kish

Justine Kish Steps into the RFA Octagon wit...

Jan 24, 2014NoNo Comments1587 Views

Undefeated in three MMA fights, multiple-time Muay Thai champion Justine Kish steps into the RFA Octagon with an eventual eye towards the UFC Octagon.

Brian Ortega

Brian Ortega Has a Lot to Prove and Plans t...

Jan 23, 2014NoNo Comments1257 Views

Undefeated 145-pounder Brian Ortega still feels he has a lot to prove, and he plans to start by defeating Keoni Koch at RFA 12 for

Billy Daniels

Derailed by a Knee Injury in 2013, Billy Da...

Jan 22, 2014NoNo Comments884 Views

After getting derailed early on in 2013 due to a knee injury, Billy Daniels is storming back into the cage to challenge bantamweight champ Pedro

Pedro Munhoz Has UFC Dreams, but For Now, H...

Jan 20, 2014NoNo Comments1397 Views

Pedro Munhoz has aspirations of fighting in the UFC, but for now, he's content defending his RFA bantamweight belt at RFA 12 on Friday night.

Jessica Aguilar

Roller Coaster Ride in 2013 Lands Jessica A...

Jan 18, 2014NoNo Comments1281 Views

Surprising turns was the name of the game in 2013 for top ranked women’s strawweight fighter Jessica “Jag” Aguilar, who fights for the inaugural starwweight

Justin Gaethje

Job Security In Hand, Now It’s Time f...

Jan 18, 2014NoNo Comments1437 Views

A new five-fight contract in hand, Justin Gaethje can now focus on the task set before him, claiming the World Series of Fighting inaugural lightweight

Lightweight Title Shot at MFC 39 Puts Kurt ...

Jan 17, 2014NoNo Comments821 Views

Kurt Southern had a great year in 2013, but he is on the precipice of attaining a major goal when he fights for the lightweight

Anthony Hamilton Looking to MFC 39 Title De...

Jan 17, 2014NoNo Comments994 Views

Coming off of a stellar year in which he won the MFC and CageSports heavyweight titles, Anthony Hamilton looks to continue the march with his

Jason South - MFC

Jason South Believes He Can One-Up TUF Alum...

Jan 16, 2014NoNo Comments1177 Views

Jason South is looking to bounce back from his first career loss at Friday night's MFC 39 against Ultimate Fighter alum Gilbert Smith.

Anthony Johnson

World Series of Fighting Title on the Radar...

Jan 14, 2014NoNo Comments1167 Views

Though it’s been 10 months since he last fought, World Series of Fighting light heavyweight Anthony “Rumble” Johnson has been using his time off productively

After Misfiring on The Ultimate Fighter, Gi...

Jan 11, 2014NoNo Comments2106 Views

2013 was perhaps both the best year and worst year for Colorado middleweight Gilbert Smith. After misfiring on The Ultimate Fighter, he's headed to MFC