All posts by Mick Hammond

Hadley Griffith

CageSport on the Cusp: Hadley Griffith

Oct 05, 2013NoNo Comments1588 Views

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

Jessica Aguilar

Jessica Aguilar is Going to Give Retiring M...

Oct 05, 2013NoNo Comments1733 Views

Jessica Aguilar plans to send Megumi Fujii into retirement in style. "I’m going to give her the best fight of her career and she’s going

Lavar Johnson Getting a Fresh Start, Aims f...

Oct 04, 2013NoNo Comments1512 Views

Lavar Johnson has suffered through a lot of ups and downs recently, but sees his spot in the Bellator heavyweight tournament as a fresh start.

Smealinho Rama Plans to Take What Comes, In...

Oct 04, 2013NoNo Comments1586 Views

Smealinho Rama finally gets a crack at the vacant MFC heavyweight title on Friday night. He plans to take whatever openings Anthony Hamilton gives him,

Jason South - MFC

Jason South Finally Gets Long-Awaited Shot ...

Oct 02, 2013NoNo Comments1317 Views

Jason South has been after a shot at a belt "since day one." He will finally get that shot at MFC 38 on Friday night

Anthony Birchak, the Adopted Mexican Son of...

Oct 01, 2013NoNo Comments1806 Views

Feeling like he is Edmonton's adopted Mexican son, Anthony Birchak returns at MFC 38 on Friday night to try and defeat Tito Jones to become

Finally Back on Track, Caros Fodor Looking ...

Sep 28, 2013NoNo Comments1109 Views

Caros Fodor is finally back on the winning track following a two-year skid, and now he's looking to fight for One FC again by year's

Joe Warren on Nick Kirk: “He’s Just...

Sep 27, 2013NoNo Comments920 Views

After their fight was nixed earlier this month, Joe Warren is back, ready to fight Nick Kirk, and put a hole through him.

Will Brooks Looks to the Past to Keep From ...

Sep 26, 2013NoNo Comments1198 Views

Will Brooks has made the mistake of getting comfortable with his success. Now, he looks back at his failures to make sure he doesn't look

For Bellator Lightweight Alexander Sarnavsk...

Sep 26, 2013NoNo Comments1237 Views

Often bullied by older kids when he was a youngster, Bellator lightweight Alexander Sarnavskiy carries those times with him when he enters the cage.

Marcus Davis Returns to Lightweight Against...

Sep 25, 2013NoNo Comments1261 Views

UFC veteran Marcus Davis returns to lightweight on Friday in the opening round of the Bellator Season 9 tournament, facing the "most dangerous guy" in

Brent Weedman Bellator

Brent Weedman Enters Bellator Tourney with ...

Sep 20, 2013NoNo Comments763 Views

Brent Weedman enters the Bellator Season 9 Welterweight Tournament riding the confidence of the biggest victory of his career.

Douglas Lima Has Sights on Ben SaundersR...

Sep 20, 2013NoNo Comments1620 Views

Douglas Lima has his sights set on Ben Saunders at Friday's Bellator 100... but then it's on to the Bellator welterweight championship.

Ben Saunders

For Ben Saunders, A Lifetime of Training Al...

Sep 19, 2013NoNo Comments1499 Views

For Bellator welterweight Ben Saunders, a lifetime of training all boils down to this one night: the Bellator Welterweight Tournament Final against Douglas Lima.

Chris Culley

Chris Culley Ready to Cap a Successful Year...

Sep 17, 2013NoNo Comments1190 Views

The past year has been the most successful of featherweight “Urban Legend” Chris Culley’s career, and he's ready to take it even further.

Elvis Mutapcic

Elvis Mutapcic on WSOF Debut: “I Want...

Sep 14, 2013NoNo Comments882 Views

Heading into Saturday's World Series of Fighting 5, Elvis Mutapcic just wants people to know who he is. If he keeps doing what he has

Mike Kyle Sees World Series of Fighting as ...

Sep 14, 2013NoNo Comments787 Views

After some disappointing results in the past few years, Mike Kyle steps into his headlining bout at World Series of Fighting 5 for the "opportunity

Georgi Karakhanyan

Georgi Karakhanyan Plans to Break a Leg at ...

Sep 13, 2013NoNo Comments1054 Views

Georgi Karakhanyan has rekindled the fire that kickstarted his career, and now he plans to break his leg, kicking Waylon Lowe into submission at Saturday's

Leonard Garcia Aiming for UFC Return, but C...

Sep 13, 2013NoNo Comments1316 Views

Leonard Garcia desperately wants to return to the UFC, but knows he has to keep winning. His next hurdle is Nick Gonzalez at Legacy FC

Dave Branch

David Branch Will Accept Nothing Less Than ...

Sep 13, 2013NoNo Comments1553 Views

Having defeated former WEC champion Paulo Filho in his last fight, David Branch expects nothing less than to eventually have the WSOF middleweight championship around

Rodrigo Pinheiro

BJJ Champion Rodrigo Pinheiro Finally Gets ...

Sep 13, 2013NoNo Comments1728 Views

Three years since his last MMA fight and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion Rodrigo Pinheiro is ready to make his return at Friday night's Legacy FC 23.

Paulina Granados

Paulina Granados Heads into Legacy FC 23 as...

Sep 12, 2013NoNo Comments1319 Views

Paulina Granados heads into Friday's Legacy FC 23 as one of the promotion's rising stars. That designation comes with added expectations, but she's happy to

Heading into Bellator 99, Vladimir Matyushe...

Sep 11, 2013NoNo Comments882 Views

Even at 42 years of age, motivation is not something that eludes UFC veteran Vladimir Matyushenko as he prepares to face Houston Alexander at Bellator

Pete Spratt Heads Into Legacy FC 23 Gunslin...

Sep 11, 2013NoNo Comments810 Views

At 42 years of age, Pete Spratt, a self-proclaimed gunslinger from Texas, doesn't plan on slowing down anytime soon.

Stephen Bass

Having Overcome Health Issues, Stephen Bass...

Sep 06, 2013NoNo Comments1394 Views

Having overcome some health issues, Stephen Bass is back in action after two years on the sidelines. He makes his XFC debut on Friday night.

Emerging from Disaster, Angela Magana Takes...

Sep 06, 2013NoNo Comments3807 Views

Angela Mangana has been through a couple near-misses in her life, and she's bound not to leave any opportunity on the table. She'll aiming for

Ryan Thomas Poised for Rematch at XFC 25, W...

Sep 06, 2013NoNo Comments1349 Views

Although his original opponent appears to have flaked out on him, Ryan Thomas is Poised for a Rematch with Rocky France at XFC 25, and

Joby Sanchez

XFC Standout Joby Sanchez Has Eric Moell in...

Sep 05, 2013NoNo Comments1243 Views

XFC standout Joby Sanchez has Eric Moell in front of him on Friday night, but has his sights set on featherweight domination.

Farkad Sharipov

Return to MMA Could Land Farkhad Sharipov i...

Sep 05, 2013NoNo Comments1064 Views

Bellator veteran Farkhad Sharipov returns to MMA at Friday's XFC 25, hoping to earn a shot at the promotion's featherweight title.

XFC 25 Fighter Stephanie Eggink: “She...

Sep 03, 2013NoNo Comments2084 Views

Stephanie Eggink finally gets her shot at Angela Magana at XFC 25 on Friday. Not only that, but the 115-pound title is on the line.