All posts by Mick Hammond

Hatsu Hioki Thought He Inflicted More Damag...

Jan 28, 2013Comments off1072 Views

Hatsu Hioki felt that he did more damage off his back than Clay Guida did from the top of their UFC on Fox 6 fight

Even at 41, There’s No Telling How Mu...

Jan 27, 2013Comments off711 Views

Even at 41 years of age, UFC veteran Pete Spratt hasn't decided how much longer he'll fight. One thing is for certain, however, he'll be

King of the Cage Champ Donald Sanchez Looki...

Jan 27, 2013Comments off1680 Views

With his career finally on track, King of the Cage bantamweight champion Donald Sanchez is ready to take that step up to next level of

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With Just One Fight in 2012, Bellator Champ...

Jan 24, 2013Comments off955 Views

With just one fight in 2012, Bellator welterweight champion Ben Askren had plenty of time to shore up his skills, but don't expect to see

Former “Attack of the Show” Co-...

Jan 21, 2013Comments off1229 Views

Former G4 "Attack of the Show" co-host Blair Butler takes a look at the state of women's MMA, and gives us a hint about her

No Magic, Brock Larson Just Plans to “...

Jan 18, 2013Comments off631 Views

Saying there's no magic secret to winning fights, Brock Larson just plans to get in the cage with Eduardo Pamplona at RFA 6 on Friday

James Krause is Completely Different Fighte...

Jan 17, 2013Comments off934 Views

James Krause and Toby Imada are heading into a rematch to headline Friday's RFA 6 on AXS TV, but Imada better not make the mistake

Under Construction: Mike Guymon Rebuilding ...

Jan 16, 2013Comments off581 Views

Having fought professionally since 1999, 38-year-old Mike Guymon looks to resurrect his career under the Bellator banner.

It’s Time for Ed Herman to “Go ...

Jan 12, 2013Comments off1070 Views

UFC middleweight Ed Herman feels he's always been a little bit underrated, so he jumped at the chance to prove he's a Top 10 guy

No UFC Guarantess, Pat Healy in a Must-Win ...

Jan 11, 2013Comments off883 Views

Despite a stellar year in 2012, Pat Healy has no guarantees that he's making the trip to the UFC unless he wins his fight at

Carla Esparza Wants Invicta Strawweight Tit...

Jan 05, 2013Comments off3701 Views

Carla Esparza's immediate goal is to capture the strawweight championship at Invicta FC 4 on Saturday night, but beyond that, she wants to be considered

Bec Hyatt Not Intimidated by Getting Called...

Jan 05, 2013Comments off1120 Views

Australian Bec Hyatt may be a last-minute substitution to face Carla Esparza for the Invicta FC strawweight title, but she's not feeling any pressure heading

Amanda Bell Plans to Steal the Show at Invi...

Jan 04, 2013Comments off1181 Views

Amanda "Lady Killer" Bell makes her pro debut at Invicta FC 4, but her expectations are high. After a 5-1 amateur career, she plans to

Hiroko Yamanaka Counting on Invicta FC 4 Bo...

Jan 03, 2013Comments off2996 Views

After a couple failed attempts to establish herself in the America, Hiroko "Cat's Eye" Yamanaka is looking to her Invicta FC 4 bout on Saturday

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Volleyball to Fighting, Veronica Rothenhaus...

Jan 01, 2013Comments off1192 Views

Having previously starred in team sports such as volleyball and basketball, the six-foot-tall, 245-pound Veronica Rothenhausler takes undefeated amateur record into Invicta FC 4 pro

Legacy FC Building Bridges for Some, but Wo...

Dec 27, 2012Comments off497 Views

Looking over 2012, Legacy FC president Mick Maynard couldn’t have been happier with how his promotion performed, but hopes the future can make it a

XFC Had a Big 2012, Hit High Point with Nic...

Dec 26, 2012Comments off780 Views

XFC president John Prisco couldn't be much prouder of his organization capping off 2012 with Nick Newell becoming its lightweight champ, but plans bigger things

With Recent Win, Bantamweight Standout Matt...

Dec 25, 2012Comments off671 Views

After improving to 6-1 with his most recent victory, Legacy FC bantamweight prospect Matt "Crowbar" Hobar is gunning for the promotion's 135-pound championship.

Score FS Made Big Moves in 2012, Looks Forw...

Dec 25, 2012Comments off471 Views

Perhaps no promotion made more strides to expand its audience in 2012 like the Score Fighting Series. They intend even more expansion in the New

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Invicta FC Goes From Zero to a Force in Fir...

Dec 24, 2012Comments off859 Views

Invicta FC went from a fledgling women's focused promotion to a force in the sport in its first year. Take a look back at the

Legacy FC’s Ryan Benoit Ready for the...

Dec 24, 2012Comments off1230 Views

Ryan Benoit has become a force at bantamweight for Legacy FC, but he's now ready to make the drop to flyweight and turn up the

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Mark Pavelich Reflects on Strong Year for M...

Dec 23, 2012Comments off710 Views

MFC president Mark Pavelich takes a look back on a strong year for his promotion, but believes they're "hovering" right now and looks forward to

Sam Liera Wants to Close 2012 by Taking Dav...

Dec 20, 2012Comments off810 Views

It has been the best year of Sam Liera's, and he intends to cap it off by taking David Gomez's King of the Cage welterweight

KOTC Champ David Gomez Looks to Cap Solid Y...

Dec 19, 2012Comments off743 Views

For current King of the Cage welterweight champion David Gomez, just winning wasn’t enough. He wanted to win impressively. He accomplished that in 2012 and

Tony Lopez Putting His KOTC Belts Aside to ...

Dec 18, 2012Comments off869 Views

King of the Cage heavyweight and super heavyweight champ Tony Lopez is setting his belts aside to fight UFC vet Trevor Prangley at 205.

King of the Cage Champ Sean Strickland Taki...

Dec 17, 2012Comments off1106 Views

Sean Strickland recently unified the King of the Cage middleweight title, but now he knows he needs to put in the work to get to

Welterweight Prospect Justin Gaethje Blasts...

Dec 12, 2012Comments off605 Views

This has been a banner year for Colorado welterweight Justin Gaethje, blasting his way into a contract with World Series of Fighting.

TUF 11’s Josh Bryant Going for Gold a...

Dec 08, 2012Comments off839 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter competitor Josh Bryant is finally getting a shot at gold at Saturday's King of the Cage: Unification.

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After 17-Month Layoff, David Heath Taking i...

Dec 08, 2012Comments off1077 Views

After 17 months out of action, David Heath is taking his career one fight at a time. Next up is Saturday night's bout at King

Eric Reynolds Not Taking Nick Newell Lightl...

Dec 07, 2012Comments off723 Views

“I’m not trying to underestimate anybody that signs the dotted line to face off with me in the cage," says XFC lightweight contender Eric Reynolds.