All posts by Mick Hammond

“Lights Out” Star Proud of Work...

Feb 08, 2011Comments off887 Views

Holt McCallany, star of new FX series "Lights Out," says the show is the culmination of a lifelong dream and credits Bas Rutten in helping

With Win Over Tim Syliva, Abe Wagner’...

Feb 04, 2011Comments off554 Views

Former TUF cast member Abe Wagner scored a big win over Tim Sylvia at Titan Fighting recently, but that only feeds his ultimate goal... the

Another Notch In His Belt, Grudge Fighter J...

Feb 02, 2011Comments off371 Views

Scoring an impressive victory over UFC veteran Rob Emerson, Grudge fighter Justin Salas believes he's met all the criteria to take a big step up

Bas Rutten Staying As Busy Out Of The Ring ...

Jan 30, 2011Comments off596 Views

Bas Rutten was always relentless when fighting inside the ring. Now retired from fighting, he's just as relentless in his acting and other career pursuits.

Strikeforce Fighter James Terry Out To Prov...

Jan 28, 2011Comments off296 Views

Cung Le student James Terry has shown he can win, now he wants to prove that he can a finisher too. His next step takes

Strikeforce: Trevor Prangley Looks To Roger...

Jan 27, 2011Comments off315 Views

Nearing 40 years of age, Trevor Prangley isn't ready to give up on his attempt to reach the top in MMA. He faces Roger Gracie

Evangelista Cyborg Santos

If He Gets Past Nick Diaz, Cyborg Wants Geg...

Jan 25, 2011Comments off661 Views

Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos gets a shot at Nick Diaz and the Strikeforce welterweight title on Jan. 29, but he also has his sights set on

UFC Vet Drew McFedries Returns At Titan Fig...

Jan 24, 2011Comments off185 Views

After more than a year out of the game, UFC veteran Drew McFedries returns at Titan FC 16 on Friday night a rejuvenated fighter always

Ronaldo Jacare Souza - Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Jacare Plans To Ride 2010...

Jan 24, 2011Comments off270 Views

Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza had a banner year, both in and out of the cage, in 2010. He plans to continue his success

UFC Fight for the Troops 2: Chris Cariaso S...

Jan 16, 2011Comments off343 Views

Chris Cariaso wants to prove he belongs, not only in the UFC Octagon, but also among the list of Top 10 bantamweight fighters in the

Win Over Mach Sakurai Under His Belt, Jason...

Jan 16, 2011Comments off324 Views

On a three-fight roll since leaving the UFC, including a win over legendary Japanese fighter Hayato "Mach" Sakurai on New Year's Eve, Jason High intends

UFC Fight for the Troops 2: Will Campuzano ...

Jan 15, 2011Comments off195 Views

Losing three of his last four Zuffa-promoted fights, Will Campuzano knows he has a lot on the line against Chris Cariaso at UFC Fight for

Eyeing UFC Return, John Gunderson DoesnR...

Jan 14, 2011Comments off310 Views

UFC veteran John Gunderson hasn't taken a liking to his upcoming Tachi Palace Fights opponent Dominique Robinson, but it doesn't matter, Gunderson is focused on

Strikeforce Challengers 13: This Is The Yea...

Jan 06, 2011Comments off257 Views

It took just 15 minutes for Strikeforce light-heavyweight Ovince St. Preux to go from relative unknown to one of the promotion’s premier up and coming

Strikeforce Challengers: Julia Budd Taking ...

Jan 06, 2011Comments off533 Views

Julia Budd returns to Strikeforce Challengers for the next step in her MMA evolution. She sees an opportunity and is ready to run with it.

Devin Cole Plans To Make Most of Second Cha...

Jan 05, 2011Comments off484 Views

Second chances aren’t always easy to come by, and heavyweight Devin Cole knows this. He plans to make the most of his when he faces

Strikeforce Champ Marloes Coenen Expects Bi...

Jan 03, 2011Comments off428 Views

Marloes Coenen looks back on her roller coaster ride through 2010, and looks ahead to the first defense of her Strikeforce women's welterweight title against

Matt Mitrione Plans A “Damn Good Show...

Dec 26, 2010Comments off497 Views

Former NFL player Matt Mitrione realizes that he is still a work in progress on the mixed martial arts scene, but he plans to put

Cat Zingano Rides Wave of Momentum With Win...

Dec 24, 2010Comments off1013 Views

Cat Zingano (formerly Cat Albert) plans to ride her 2010 wave of momentum, capped with a win over Carina Damm, into 2011 and on to

Ricardo Almeida Wins With Injury at UFC 124...

Dec 18, 2010Comments off336 Views

Ricardo Almeida's knee popped out at UFC 124, but he still got a much needed win over T.J. Grant. Now he's focused on working his

Carina Damm Re-Staking Her Claim in Women&#...

Dec 09, 2010Comments off815 Views

Carina Damm returns to action on Friday night with plans to re-stake her claim to the women's 125-pound division in mixed martial arts.

Can Colorado’s Cat Albert Break Into ...

Dec 08, 2010Comments off549 Views

Cat Albert, fighting out of Colorado, has dominated the regional scene. Can she break into the national spotlight of women's MMA with a win over

Cindy Dandois Wants To Make Splash With M-1...

Nov 27, 2010Comments off471 Views

Cinday Dandois is looking to move onto the world stage for women's mixed martial arts when she faces Yana Kunitskaya for the M-1 145-pound divisional

Cuddles Is No Victim; Jan Finney Returns at...

Nov 18, 2010Comments off491 Views

Jan "Cuddles" Finney had a rough go of it against Strikeforce champion Cris "Cyborg" Santos, but she's not looking for any pity party when she

Strikeforce: Liz Carmouche Re-Inventing Her...

Nov 16, 2010Comments off314 Views

Liz Carmouche may have a quarter of the experience that Jan Finney does, but she is re-inventing herself with every fight and believes Finney hasn't

WEC 52: Damacio Page Wants People To Fear H...

Nov 10, 2010Comments off300 Views

After more than a year out of the cage, Damacio Page returns at WEC 52 on Thursday night. His goal: "I want to make people

WEC 52: LC Davis Knows His Back Is To The W...

Nov 07, 2010Comments off379 Views

A sense of urgency probably best sums up the theme to the upcoming Nov. 11 WEC 52 featherweight bout between L.C. Davis and Raphael Assuncao.

WEC 52: Javier Vazquez Tired Of Being The D...

Nov 06, 2010Comments off379 Views

Heading into his WEC 52 bout with "unbeatable prospect" Chad Mendes, Javier Vazquez finds it laughable that he is once again being labeled as the

EA Sports: MMA vs. THQ’s UFC Undisput...

Nov 05, 2010Comments off590 Views

Blair Herter of G4 Television's X-Play series weighs in on EA Sports: MMA and THQ's UFC Undisputed as Electronic Arts finally enters the MMA space

High Expectations Continue for Billy Evange...

Oct 22, 2010Comments off550 Views

In what could possibly be his last Strikeforce Challengers Series fight, expectations couldn't be higher for lightweight prospect Billy Evangelista.