All posts by Mick Hammond

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NAAFS Champ Frank Caraballo Planning Quick ...

Aug 04, 2012Comments off621 Views

NAAFS featherweight champion Frank Caraballo intends to make quick work of Jeremy Czarnecki in defense of his title on Saturday night.

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Jeremy Czarnecki Intends to Bust Down Some ...

Aug 04, 2012Comments off570 Views

Jeremy Czarnecki is looking to add a stand-up knockout and the NAAFS featherweight belt to his resume at Caged Vengeance 11 on Saturday night.

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Corey Hill Promises XFC Title Win on Friday...

Aug 03, 2012Comments off2318 Views

UFC veteran Corey Hill has retooled his game and plans nothing less than a title victory at Friday night's XFC 19 on AXS TV.

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Don’t Think Tae Kwon Do Works in MMA?...

Aug 02, 2012Comments off1966 Views

There are many doubters that Tae Kwon Do is an effective martial art for MMA, but don't tell that to Terry Blackwell. He plans to

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Mike Bronzoulis Excited for Last Minute XFC...

Aug 01, 2012Comments off1200 Views

Kept out of an important fight in July, Mike Bronzoulis is excited to get the call to fight Corey Hill in Friday's XFC 19 headliner

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XFC’s Nick Newell to Opponents: Under...

Jul 31, 2012Comments off628 Views

XFC fighter Nick Newell may have only one full arm, so go ahead, underestimate him.

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Chris Beal Happy to Call BAMMA USA Home Unt...

Jul 30, 2012Comments off534 Views

Chris "The Real Deal" Beal has been extremely happy fighting for BAMMA USA, fully intending to call it his home... until the UFC comes knocking

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United States, Please Welcome Invicta Fight...

Jul 28, 2012Comments off1137 Views

For right now, Ayaka Hamasaki isn't worried about title shots. She is just ecstatic to be fighting in front a new set of fans in

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Headlining Invicta FC 2, Shayna BaszlerR...

Jul 28, 2012Comments off424 Views

Shayna Baszler's Josh-Barnett-induced gut check paid dividends. Now, after a couple years out of action, she returns to face former Olympian Sara McMann at Invicta

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Former Olympian Sara McMann Wants to Beat S...

Jul 27, 2012Comments off780 Views

Of course, Sara McMann wants to defeat her Invicta FC 2 opponent, Shayna Baszler, but she's also targeting Ronda Rousey, Sarah Kaufman, and everyone else.

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After Four Years Away, Vanessa Porto Return...

Jul 26, 2012Comments off659 Views

Brazilian fighter Vanessa Porto returns to the U.S. for the first time in four years at Invicta FC 2, ready to make a splash in

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In the Twilight of Her Career, Hitomi Akano...

Jul 26, 2012Comments off989 Views

Even at 37 years of age, Hitomi Akano believes there could be another run at gold in her future, and it starts with Alexis Davis

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Alexis Davis Believes Win Over Hitomi Akano...

Jul 24, 2012Comments off517 Views

Alexis Davis realizes that here next Invicta charge, Hitomi Akano, is no easy task, but if she's successful, Davis believes she's still in the Strikeforce

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Liz Carmouche Working Towards Invicta Title...

Jul 23, 2012Comments off447 Views

Liz Carmouche is under contract with both Invicta and Strikeforce. As such, she's working towards an eventual Invicta championship, but wouldn't mind a shot at

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Mike Guymon Running Away from Father Time, ...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off788 Views

Knowing that the clock is winding down, Mike "Joker" Guymon is out of retirement, running away from Father Time and chasing a UFC return.

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Waachiim Spiritwolf Pouring More Gas on the...

Jul 20, 2012Comments off868 Views

Ready to put an end to his trilogy with Marious Zaromskis, Waachiim Spiritwolf is pouring a little more gas on the dynamite that is there

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Paul Daley Plans Knockout Bellator Debut

Jul 20, 2012Comments off534 Views

Paul Daley is trying hard not to look past Rudy Bears at Bellator 72, but he can't help but plan for a knockout debut.

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Bryan Baker Fighting for More than a Tourna...

Jul 19, 2012Comments off566 Views

Bryan Baker is fighting for much bigger goals than just a tournament championship at Bellator 72 on Friday night.

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Travis Wiuff Isn’t with Bellator to S...

Jul 19, 2012Comments off697 Views

Travis Wiuff isn't in Bellator to "shake hands" or "kiss babies." He's objective is clear. He wants to be the light heavyweight champion.

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Controversy, Weight Cuts, and the Future: L...

Jul 18, 2012Comments off517 Views

This past Friday’s Legacy FC 12 was not without its share of controversy. MMWeekly.com spoke with Legacy FC president Mick Maynard to explain how things

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Pat Healy: ‘I’ve Earned a (Stri...

Jul 18, 2012Comments off730 Views

Heading off to work with BJ Penn, Pat Healy believes that his win over Mizuto Hirota proves he's ready for and has earned a Strikeforce

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Jason High Believes Quick Victory Puts Him ...

Jul 17, 2012Comments off686 Views

With a quick win at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy, Jason High believes he should now be on the welterweight title shot short list.

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Controversy Follows Jay Hieron, but He̵...

Jul 16, 2012Comments off533 Views

Controversy just seems to follow Jay Hieron wherever he goes, but he's not one to back down.

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Sally Krumdiack Fights Tonight at CageSport...

Jul 13, 2012Comments off856 Views

Sally Krumdiack slipped up at Invicta FC 1. She'll try to vindicate herself at CageSport 20 on Saturday night, hoping to earn a return berth

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John Gunderson Not Waiting Around, Fighting...

Jul 13, 2012Comments off319 Views

Having fought in the UFC before, John Gunderson surely wants to get back there, but he's not waiting around for an invitation. He's fighting his

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Sterling Ford Headlines CageSport, Not Rush...

Jul 13, 2012Comments off438 Views

Content, for now, to headline at regional promotions like Saturday night's CageSport XX, Sterling Ford not rushing into the brighter lights of the world stage.

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David Castillo Charging to a Title, Shot at...

Jul 13, 2012Comments off1219 Views

Learning from past mistakes, David Castillo is rocketing towards a regional championship and looking to break into the big leagues.

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After Toppling UFC Vet, Reggie Pena Ready f...

Jun 29, 2012Comments off556 Views

Having toppled UFC veteran John Salter at XFC 18, Reggie Pena is ready to move on to whoever XFC has planned for him next.

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There’s a Hurricane Brewing; Heather ...

Jun 28, 2012Comments off3177 Views

After her recent victory for XFC, Heather "Hurricane" Clark won't stop until she's "become the best female fighter in the world."

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Chris Gruetzemacher Will Just Keep Winning ...

Jun 26, 2012Comments off530 Views

With a record that now stands at 11-1, rising featherweight prospect Chirs Gruetzemacher will just keep winning until he can't be denied.