All posts by Mick Hammond

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SCC 3 Win Could Put John Alessio on UFC Rad...

Nov 04, 2011Comments off271 Views

Finding new life at lightweight, John Alessio is looking to a win over Luiz "Buscape" Firmino at SCC 3 to put him back on the

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Jay Silva Has Gold in His Eyes, UFC Will Wa...

Nov 03, 2011Comments off457 Views

Jay Silva is looking to ditch memories of a failed run through the UFC by winning gold at Friday's Superior Cage Combat 3 in Las

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Jason High and LC Davis Open New MMA Gym

Oct 28, 2011Comments off1072 Views

Recognizing an opportunity staring them smack in the face, MMA veterans Jason High and LC Davis have partnered to open a new gym in Kansas

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G4 Host: UFC Undisputed 3 is Only Game in T...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off398 Views

G4 TV X-Play host Blair Herter says that, as far as MMA simulation video games go, UFC Undisputed 3 is the only game in town.

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Ryan Healy Wants to Prove His UFC Worth

Oct 25, 2011Comments off588 Views

After his latest victory at Sportfight, Ryan Healy has thoughts of the UFC dancing in his head.

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Aaron Stark Used Rampage UFC 135 Camp to Ga...

Oct 20, 2011Comments off429 Views

Former IFL fighter Aaron Stark recently trained with Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, which helped in his preparation for Friday night's Sportfight bout against UFC veteran Mario

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UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn Battling Bulli...

Oct 20, 2011Comments off689 Views

At 52 years of age, UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn is winding his career down. In fact, at 100-plus wins, Severn says he will

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UFC Take Notice; Justin Salas Tops Joe Elle...

Oct 17, 2011Comments off452 Views

After capturing the VFC lightweight title with a win over Joe Ellenberger, Grudge fighter Justin Salas is ready to take the next step in his

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HDNet’s Michael Schiavello Takes Stoc...

Oct 16, 2011Comments off611 Views

HDNet's Michael Schiavello takes a look at the state of the Japanese fight promotion Dream, and says that the annual New Year's Eve extravaganza, Dynamite,

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Brett Cooper Ready for Whatever Joe Doerkse...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off276 Views

Former Bellator fighter Brett Cooper may be seen as an underdog by many in Friday night’s match-up with Joe Doerksen at Score Fighting Series 2,

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Vinny Magalhaes Puts His Title and His Winn...

Oct 12, 2011Comments off347 Views

UFC veteran Vinny Magalhaes puts his M-1 gold and his winning streak on the line at Friday's M-1 Challenge XXVII on Showtime.

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Enraged, Ryan Jimmo Plans on Retiring Sokou...

Oct 07, 2011Comments off536 Views

Normally Ryan Jimmo is cool, calm, and collected heading into fights, but not for his title defense against Sokoudjou at MFC 31. Jimmo is enraged!

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Richie Whitson Hopes to Step in at MFC 31 a...

Oct 05, 2011Comments off548 Views

Richie Whitson, at MFC 28, had one of those blood-and-guts type fights that everyone remembers at the end of the night. That's not what he

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Kajan Johnson Just Looking Forward to a Fig...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off1176 Views

In what must seem like déjà vu, Kajan Johnson is once again facing the prospect of fighting Richie Whitson at MFC 31 on Oct. 7,

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The Persian Warrior is Headed to the Great ...

Sep 30, 2011Comments off524 Views

After making a name for himself over the past year in Indonesia, Sabah “Persian Warrior” Fadai is ready to put his stamp on the North

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Holly Holm Plans to Continue Domination in ...

Sep 28, 2011Comments off794 Views

Having won multiple titles across various weight classes in boxing, Holly Holm intends to continue dominating the "sweet science" while adding MMA to the mix.

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Strikeforce Challengers 19: Lavar Johnson R...

Sep 23, 2011Comments off344 Views

Lavar Johnson is ready for a good old-fashined slugfest at Strikeforce Challengers 19 on Friday night.

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Strikeforce Challengers: Jason High’s...

Sep 23, 2011Comments off301 Views

Jason High wants to work his way back up the ladder, starting with Strikeforce Challengers 19. With that in mind, he's shifted up his training

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James Terry Sees Challengers as Opporunity ...

Sep 22, 2011Comments off258 Views

After losing his last time out in a Challengers headliner, James Terry is back on the undercard of Strikeforce Challengers 19 and out to prove

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30 Fights Into His Career and Jordan Mein i...

Sep 19, 2011Comments off245 Views

Most fight fans hadn't ever heard of Jordan Mein before he TKO'd Evangelista "Cyborg" Santos at the recent Strikeforce event in Cincinnati, but now, 30

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Alexis Davis Proving that She Belongs Among...

Sep 18, 2011Comments off513 Views

Alexis Davis hopes that she's proven to Strikeforce officials that she should be included in the title picture... and yet, she holds out hope that

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Strikeforce’s Pat Healy Pleased with ...

Sep 16, 2011Comments off368 Views

Pat Healy was pleased with his win over Maximo Blanco at the recent "Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Kharitonov" event in Cincinnati, but now his sights have

MFC Champ Douglas Lima Believes He’s ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off440 Views

MFC champion Douglas Lima believes he's got what it takes to roll through Bellator's Season 5 Welterweight Tournament. “I have a title in (MFC), and

Seth Baczynski Believes He’s Learned ...

Sep 08, 2011Comments off399 Views

Seth Baczynski didn't last long his first go around in the UFC, but now he's back and he believes he now knows how to survive

Names in the Game: Ring of Fire’s Jus...

Sep 04, 2011Comments off564 Views

You may not have heard of Justin Gaethje yet, but hang tight, he's being fast tracked en route to a sure career in the big

Superior Cage Combat Building a Home for Fi...

Sep 03, 2011Comments off387 Views

When creating a successful promotion, something that can easily get lost in the mix is an emphasis on the way a company treats its talent.

Dream Commentator Hans Thompson Breaks Down...

Aug 30, 2011Comments off710 Views

With its second show in three months, Dream continues to rebuild and establish itself as a major promotion for Japanese MMA. Among those who have

Brandon Thatch has Big League Splash and Da...

Aug 29, 2011Comments off548 Views

Brandon Thatch believes he's got what it takes – both in and out of the cage – to compete in the UFC, but the Ring

Like Most, Bristol Marunde Eyes UFC, but Ha...

Aug 24, 2011Comments off441 Views

Since the IFL closed up shop in 2008, Bristol Marunde has quietly racked up eight wins in his last nine fights. He's hoping the UFC

Tyler Toner Fights Through Frustration for ...

Aug 23, 2011Comments off437 Views

After fighting through two-plus rounds of frustration, Tyler Toner walked away with a victory at Saturday's Ring of Fire in Colorado. Now, he's angling for