All posts by Mick Hammond

CageSports 26 the Next Stepping-Stone to Re...

Aug 23, 2013Comments off929 Views

Hoping to fight his way into the UFC, Josh Rettinghouse sees CageSport 26 as the next stepping-stone.

UFC Vet Charlie Brenneman Looks to Continue...

Aug 17, 2013Comments off866 Views

Following his UFC release, Charlie Brenneman made the drop to lightweight and has reaped the rewards with three consecutive victories. He hopes to keep that

After Getting a Mulligan on His Last Fight,...

Aug 17, 2013Comments off1678 Views

After getting a do-over due to his last opponent's positive drug test, Aung La N Sang is trying to get back on track to a

No Rest for the Wicked… Or for CFFC W...

Aug 16, 2013Comments off1102 Views

Although he's eyeng a short break for the first time in months following Saturday night's title defense, CFFC welterweight champion George Sullivan has been running

John Doomsday Howard

John Howard Wants the UFC to Know that He&#...

Aug 16, 2013Comments off1384 Views

John "Doomsday" Howard is back at middleweight and back in the UFC. He intends to let everyone know that this time, he's here to stay.

Casey Ryan Ready to Put His Skills on Displ...

Aug 16, 2013Comments off1133 Views

Undefeated middleweight prospect Casey Ryan believes Friday night's RFA 9 is the perfect platform to put his skills on display for those that don't know

Pedro Munhoz Sees Defeating Jeff Curran and...

Aug 16, 2013Comments off1025 Views

Pedro Munhoz has high hopes of winning an RFA championship on Friday night. "If I can win this title, I think a lot of things

RFA Featherweight Jordan Rinaldi Believes C...

Aug 15, 2013Comments off990 Views

RFA featherweight up-and-comer Jordan Rinaldi is in a new camp that has him feeling confident heading into his RFA 9 fight with Brian Ortega on

Alan Jouban

Welterweight Prospect Alan Jouban Sees RFA ...

Aug 14, 2013Comments off1459 Views

Alan Jouban recently got back on the horse following a yearlong layoff, and he doesn't intend to slow down at RFA 9 on Friday.

Jeff Curran Sets UFC Ambitions Aside, Focus...

Aug 13, 2013Comments off822 Views

Jeff Curran has long yearned to return to the UFC, but he's set those ambitions aside to put his focus on fighting Pedro Munhoz for

Bubba-Bush-Legacy-FC

Bubba Bush Hopes Winning Legacy FC Belt is ...

Aug 12, 2013Comments off808 Views

Newly crowned Legacy FC middleweight champion Bubba Bush hopes that winning the title proves to be a launching point to the next level in his

Dave Huckaba-WSOF

For Dave Huckaba, WSOF President Ray Sefo i...

Aug 10, 2013Comments off1279 Views

Dave Huckaba knows he's a couple steps away from a title shot, but defeating company president Ray Sefo sure would be a big first step

Ray Sefo on Dave Huckaba at WSOF 4: “...

Aug 10, 2013Comments off1179 Views

WSOF president Ray Sefo is 99.9 percent sure Saturday's fight with Dave Huckaba will be his last, but same as always, the game plan is

Jesse Newell

Jesse Newell is Back and Intends to Continu...

Aug 09, 2013Comments off1125 Views

Jesse NewellFollowing a year away from MMA, featherweight prospect Jesse “Powder” Newell returned to fighting this past May with an impressive 40-second knockout of Richard

Keon Caldwell Sees WSOF 4 Opponent Nick New...

Aug 09, 2013Comments off1026 Views

Putting disappointment of TUF 13 behind him, Keon Caldwell sees WSOF 4 opponent as just another opponent, but sees opportunity and fireworks in the match-up.

Angel DeAnda Ready to Topple Tyrone Spong a...

Aug 07, 2013Comments off1579 Views

Angel DeAnda may not be as established on the world stage as his WSOF 4 opponent, Tyrone Spong, but he believes big things are ahead

Nick Newell

Nick Newell Puts Controversy Behind Him, Mo...

Aug 06, 2013Comments off1460 Views

While the first half of 2013 was at times chaotic for lightweight up-and-comer “Notorious” Nick Newell, he’s ready to get back to the business of

Following Some Down Times and Soul Searchin...

Aug 05, 2013Comments off1397 Views

After a strong start in his first three years in the UFC, Tyson Griffin struggled in his last two years with the promotion, but after

Trying to Avoid Gym Politics, Nate Marquard...

Jul 25, 2013Comments off4099 Views

Some of Colorado’s top fighters such as Cat Zingano, Brandon Thatch, and Nate Marquardt recently joined with TUF 16 Team Carwin coach Liester Bowling to

Former TUF Fighter Clay Harvison Taking MMA...

Jul 19, 2013Comments off1464 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter cast member Clay Harvison still has goals to accomplish in mixed martial arts, but with a family and school in his life,

The UFC is His Home, but Leonard Garcia Loo...

Jul 19, 2013Comments off849 Views

The UFC is his home, and he plans to return to the Octagon one day, but for now, Leonard Garcia is looking to take over

World Champion Boxer Holly Holm Says Goodby...

Jul 19, 2013Comments off3055 Views

After boxing started to lose its luster, world champion boxer Holly Holm retired to dedicate her time to mixed martial arts. She returns to the

Matt Hobar Takes Aim at Legacy FC Bantamwei...

Jul 17, 2013Comments off1046 Views

Following his first loss this past September, Legacy FC bantamweight Matt “Crowbar” Hobar has rebounded with two straight victories, raising his record to 7-1 and

Larry Crowe Sees Legacy FC 21 Bout as Oppor...

Jul 15, 2013Comments off1263 Views

Larry Crowe has a shot at the Legacy FC middleweight championship on Friday night, affording him the opportunity to take his career to the next

Cris “Cyborg” Expects to Knock ...

Jul 13, 2013Comments off1374 Views

Cris "Cyborg" Justino predicts that she'll knockout Marloes Coenen in the Invicat FC 6 main event on Saturday at the Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas

Veronica Rothlenhauser Riding a Freight Tra...

Jul 13, 2013Comments off975 Views

Veronica Rothlenhauser didn't get to fight on the Invicta FC 5 fight card as planned, but all that's done is given her time to get

Former Invicta Champ Jessica Penne Not Worr...

Jul 13, 2013Comments off3850 Views

Although she lost her Invicta FC atomweight championship in her last fight, Jessica Penne isn't focused on a return title. She's going to have fun

For Joanne Calderwood, the Opponent Doesn&#...

Jul 12, 2013Comments off1750 Views

Joanne Calderwood has been through so many opponent changes that it no longer fazes her. It doesn't really matter anyway because her goal is the

Evolved and Educated, Marloes Coenen Ready ...

Jul 12, 2013Comments off1115 Views

Though she may have underestimated Cris Cyborg in their first fight, an educated and evolved Marloes Coenen says she is more than ready for their

Ayaka Hamasaki Looking Forward to Furtherin...

Jul 11, 2013Comments off1982 Views

Following her first successful outing in Invicta last year, current Jewels strawweight champion Ayaka Hamasaki is eager to follow up her success with her return