All posts by Mick Hammond

Miriam Cardoso

Grappling World Champion Miriam Cardoso Fin...

Feb 08, 2014NoNo Comments2224 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 Comments1165 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 Comments1659 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 Comments1025 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 Comments987 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 Comments3241 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 Comments817 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 Comments1507 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 Comments945 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 Comments1600 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 Comments1279 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 Comments900 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 Comments1410 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 Comments1294 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 Comments1450 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 Comments832 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 Comments1008 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 Comments1192 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 Comments1181 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 Comments2128 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

Cung Le Walks a Mile in UFC President Dana ...

Jan 01, 2014NoNo Comments2886 Views

UFC middleweight Cung Le talks to MMAWeekly.com about having to fill UFC president Dana White's shoes for The Ultimate Fighter China and his plans for

Kito Andrews

For Kito Andrews, the Plan is to Fight and ...

Dec 22, 2013NoNo Comments1288 Views

When it appeared as if 2013 could be the low point of his career, veteran Kito Andrews closed out the year, quite possibly, on his

Dustin Jacoby

Dustin Jacoby Finds New Life with a Career ...

Dec 18, 2013NoNo Comments1615 Views

UFC veteran Dustin Jacoby reignited his combat sports career in 2013 with an unexpected turn in kickboxing, but plans to return to mixed martial arts

Julie Kedzie UFC 94

Julie Kedzie Embraces Invicta FC Matchmaker...

Dec 18, 2013NoNo Comments1400 Views

Retired UFC fighter Julie Kedzie has already embraced her new role as Invicta FC's matchmaker.

Anthony Figueroa

King of the Cage Champ Anthony Figueroa is ...

Dec 16, 2013NoNo Comments1888 Views

Rebounding from a rough patch in his career, Anthony Figueroa is now a KOTC champ and on his way back to the top.

Heading into His BAMMA UK Fight, Colin Flet...

Dec 14, 2013NoNo Comments3234 Views

UFC veteran Colin "Freakshow" Fletcher may be 9-3 in MMA, but in his mind, he's always the underdog.

With Move to Lightweight, Dave Courchaine R...

Dec 13, 2013NoNo Comments874 Views

Finally making the drop to lightweight, Dave Courchaine has a run at XFC gold in his sights.

Farkad Sharipov

After Successful MMA Return, Farkhad Sharip...

Dec 12, 2013NoNo Comments1141 Views

After a two-year layoff, featherweight Farkhad “Frank” Sharipov returned to MMA and finds himself fighting for an XFC championship.

Daniel Swain

Daniel Swain Happy to Have XFC Behind Him, ...

Dec 12, 2013NoNo Comments1908 Views

Happy to finally have a multi-fight deal and the backing of the XFC, Daniel Swain is ready for Friday's promotional debut.

Holly Holm Taking a Break and Then It’...

Dec 12, 2013NoNo Comments1828 Views

Earlier this month, Holly Holm won her fourth fight of the year. Now she's just looking forward to a long awaited break, and then getting