All posts by Mick Hammond

Daniel Straus Not Only Wants the Bellator B...

Oct 29, 2013NoNo Comments1268 Views

Daniel Straus sees his fight with Bellator featherweight champion Pat Curran not only as a shot at the belt, he sees it as an opportunity

Pat Curran

Bellator Champ Pat Curran Sees Rematch as A...

Oct 28, 2013NoNo Comments1069 Views

Bellator champ Pat Curran may be rematching Daniel Straus at Bellator 106 on Friday, but he's not banking on past success. He sees it as

Steve Carl

It’s Nothing But Up for Steve Carl He...

Oct 25, 2013NoNo Comments854 Views

Heading into Saturday's inaugural World Series of Fighting welterweight title fight, Steve Carl says "it's nothing but up from here."

Jack May

Back in the Saddle, Jack May Ready to Get D...

Oct 25, 2013NoNo Comments1297 Views

Following a year in which he focused on kickboxing with the K-1 and Glory promotions, heavyweight Jack “Outlaw” May is back in MMA and ready

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Mike Rhodes Sees RFA 10 as Opportunity to T...

Oct 25, 2013NoNo Comments965 Views

For welterweight prospect Mike “Biggie” Rhodes, working with some of the best young talent in MMA has had a profound effect on his career.

Badbeat 11

BAMMA USA Champ Ernest Chavez Ready to Take...

Oct 24, 2013NoNo Comments1105 Views

BAMMA USA welterweight champion Ernest “EJ” Chavez knows the benefits of preparation, and he believes it is his preparation that will be the key on

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Looks Can Be Deceiving; Just Ask BAMMA USA ...

Oct 23, 2013NoNo Comments3382 Views

A model and a fighter, Rachel Cummins doesn't mind when people focus on her looks. “I actually really like it because people will underestimate me.”

Justin Lawrence

Justin Lawrence Sees RFA as the Place to Be...

Oct 23, 2013NoNo Comments2216 Views

Justin Lawrence found the going rough when he made his way into the UFC via The Ultimate Fighter. He sees RFA as a place he

Joshua Sampo

CFA Champ Joshua Sampo’s a Little Fru...

Oct 23, 2013NoNo Comments1236 Views

CFA champ Joshua Sampo was a little frustrated by how his recent title defense played out, but also proud that he could pull out a

John Case

John Case Plans to “Little Brother...

Oct 22, 2013NoNo Comments1213 Views

Midwest prospect John Case isn't lacking for confidence as he plans to "little brother" E.J. Brooks at Friday's RFA 10 on AXS TV.

Josh Rettinghouse Finally Steps onto the Na...

Oct 22, 2013NoNo Comments1029 Views

Josh Rettinghouse finally takes a step outside of the northwestern United States and onto the national stage at Saturday's World Series of Fighting 6.

Carson Beebe

At WSOF 6, Carson Beebe Finally Gets Opport...

Oct 22, 2013NoNo Comments1010 Views

Heading into Friday's World Series of Fighting 6, Carson Beebe believes he finally has the opportunity to prove that he is a top-tier bantamweight.

Aaron Wetherspoon

With UFC in His Sights, Aaron Wetherspoon D...

Oct 21, 2013NoNo Comments1505 Views

Former King of the Cage welterweight champion Aaron Wetherspoon is down to featherweight for Friday's BAMMA USA: Badbeat 11.

EJ Brooks

It’s Out of the Darkness and into the...

Oct 21, 2013NoNo Comments1591 Views

Following his October 2012 loss to Darrell Horcher at Bellator 77, lightweight E.J. Brooks disappeared from the fight game, but he returns at Friday's RFA

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Will Campuzano Forging a New Path Post-UFC;...

Oct 21, 2013NoNo Comments1204 Views

Following two straight losses in the UFC at bantamweight, Will Campuzano decided it was time to make a change, and that change resulted in an

Luis Sapo Santos

Luis “Sapo” Santos Continues Hi...

Oct 18, 2013NoNo Comments1059 Views

Out to prove he's the best welterweight in the XFC, Luis "Sapo" Santos continues the hunt at Friday night's XFC 26.

Heading into XFC Title Fight, Cortney Casey...

Oct 17, 2013NoNo Comments969 Views

Heading into Friday night's XFC championship, Cortney Casey says she's more than prepared, but hasn't made any drastic changes just because it's a title fight.

Jason Hicks Isn’t Looking to Bounce B...

Oct 16, 2013NoNo Comments1192 Views

Jason Hicks isn't just looking forward to Friday's XFC 26, he's looking beyond that to the XFC featherweight championship.

For Adrenaline Junkie Ann Osman, Fighting f...

Oct 16, 2013NoNo Comments3092 Views

An admitted adrenaline junkie, Ann Osman – One FC's first female pro Malaysian MMA fighter – MMA is the most extreme sport she's ever undertaken.

Now That He’s the XFC Champ, Scott Ho...

Oct 15, 2013NoNo Comments1118 Views

Now that he is the XFC lightweight champion, Scott Holtzman says Roger Carroll will have to kill him to take his belt at XFC 26

Interim Titleholder Bibiano Fernandes Looki...

Oct 15, 2013NoNo Comments1495 Views

Already one of Asia's most decorated champions, Bibiano Fernandes looks forward to the opportunity to add to his accolades at Friday's One FC: Total Domination.

Hideo Tokoro: “I’m Ready to Fig...

Oct 13, 2013NoNo Comments5275 Views

Despite being upset about a recent controversial decision at Japan Vale Tudo 3, Hideo Tokoro says he is ready to make the leap to the

KOTC Champ Frankie Saenz’s Only Conce...

Oct 13, 2013NoNo Comments1068 Views

After making the first defense of his title, King of the Cage champ Frankie Saenz has only one concern: he wants to fight tough guys

Already One of the World’s Best at Li...

Oct 13, 2013NoNo Comments1077 Views

There’s no denying that Shinya Aoki is one of MMA’s premier fighters at 155 pounds. Now, he's ready to prove he can be just as

Brian Foster

UFC Vet Brian Foster Rebounds from Brain He...

Oct 12, 2013NoNo Comments1446 Views

After a brain hemorrhage threatened to derail his MMA career, former UFC welterweight Brian Foster has rebounded, and will step into the Glory 11 kickboxing

Victor Meza

KOTC’s Victor Meza Now Considers Hims...

Oct 11, 2013NoNo Comments1913 Views

King of the Cage lightweight titleholder Victor Meza finally cemented his status as a champion with the recent defense of his belt.

David Rickels Wants Back in the Lightweight...

Oct 11, 2013NoNo Comments1047 Views

David Rickels would like to get back in the Bellator lightweight tourney and earn another shot at champion Michael Chandler, but he first faces J.J.

Lee Morrison Finally Hits the International...

Oct 08, 2013NoNo Comments1562 Views

Lee Morrison is finally set to emerge on the international stage, taking aim at the M-1 Global 145-pound championship.

Harrison Bevens

Next Stop for Harrison Bevens? CageSport Li...

Oct 05, 2013NoNo Comments1171 Views

Harrison Bevens has bounced back from the first loss of his career, and now finds himself stepping into a CageSport lightweight championship bout on Saturday

Hadley Griffith

CageSport on the Cusp: Hadley Griffith

Oct 05, 2013NoNo Comments1572 Views

To say Washington-based women’s 125-pound fighter “Relentless” Hadley Griffith stepped up in her pro debut might be an understatement.