All posts by Mick Hammond


Tyler Toner Focused on Ring of Fire, Not Ru...

Dec 17, 2011Comments off388 Views

Tyler Toner is taking his time, refining his game, and focusing on the task at hand at Saturday's Ring of Fire, not rushing to get


Upstart Nick Macias Looks to Upset Tyler To...

Dec 16, 2011Comments off546 Views

Rising up through the ranks, Nick Macias hopes to upset Tyler Toner's hopes of returning to the UFC when the two meet in the Ring


Former IFL Champ Ryan Schultz Starts a New ...

Dec 16, 2011Comments off713 Views

After nearly three years away from MMA, former IFL lightweight champion Ryan “The Lion” Schultz is ready to make his return to the cage.


Is Justin Gaethje Ring of Fire’s Next...

Dec 15, 2011Comments off523 Views

Justin Gaethje has emerged as one of the top up-and-coming talents in Colorado. Will Ring of Fire 42 be his launching pad to the big


Champ Yasubey Enomoto Wants to Rep M-1

Dec 15, 2011Comments off621 Views

New M-1 Global champion Yasubey Enomoto, following a big year in 2011, wants to give back by representing M-1 in other promotions.


Cody Bollinger Carrying On Where Dad Left O...

Dec 13, 2011Comments off917 Views

Cody Bollinger is ready to take up where his dad, former King of the Cage champion Frankie Bollinger, left off.


Ryan Martinez Finally Hitting on All Cyclin...

Dec 11, 2011Comments off557 Views

Finally hitting a groove in his training and fighting, up-and-coming heavyweight Ryan Martinez on the fast track in ProElite Heavyweight Grand Prix.


Clock Ticking, Chris Clements Wants UFC Now

Dec 03, 2011Comments off439 Views

At 35 years old, Chris Clements hears the clock ticking on his career. He heads into Saturday's Score Fighting Series looking to propel himself into


Score Fighting: John Fraser Out to Prove Th...

Dec 02, 2011Comments off597 Views

Heading into Saturday's Score Fighting Series riding six consecutive victories, John Fraser is out to prove there should be no doubts about him jumping to


Rich Clementi’s Got Something to Prov...

Nov 30, 2011Comments off661 Views

Statistics are not always the measure of success according to former UFC lightweight Rich “No Love” Clementi.

Ryan Healy

Ryan Healy Out, Score Shifts Gears

Nov 28, 2011Comments off442 Views

While he was looking to finish out 2011 with a bang, it appears that Ryan Healy will not be in action again until next year,


The Evolution of John Alessio Includes Titl...

Nov 25, 2011Comments off480 Views

Testing himself in lighter waters, UFC veteran John Alessio believes his evolution as a fighter includes a run for the title.


Seth Baczynski Living the Dream, Chipping A...

Nov 19, 2011Comments off704 Views

Stepping in on short notice for injured fighters is becoming something of a trend for Seth Baczynski, but he's still living his dream, chipping away

Jason Brilz

UFC 139: Jason Brilz Expects Ryan Bader to ...

Nov 18, 2011Comments off505 Views

Both of them coming off of back-to-back losses, Jason Brilz expects nothing less than the best out of Ryan Bader at UFC 139 on Saturday


Antwain Britt Ready to Shake Up the 185ers

Nov 18, 2011Comments off361 Views

Strikeforce Challengers 20 headliner Antwain Britt recently made the move to middleweight, and he plans on immediately shaking up the division... beginning Friday night.

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey Out to Make a Statement

Nov 18, 2011Comments off1999 Views

Ronda Rousey is out to do more than win a fight, she wants to make a point for female mixed martial artists, proving they belong

Lumumba Sayers Strikeforce

Lumumba Sayers Ready for Slugfest at Strike...

Nov 17, 2011Comments off591 Views

He doesn't necessarily expect it, but Lumumba Sayers is prepared to fight a slugfest with Antwain Britt in the Strikeforce Challengers 20 main event on


Is Julia Budd One Win Away from Cris Cyborg...

Nov 17, 2011Comments off980 Views

Despite being the underdog at Strikeforce Challengers 20, Julia Budd believes she's just one win away from a shot at champion Cris Cyborg.


Darren Uyenoyama Eyeing Mighty Mouse in Jap...

Nov 16, 2011Comments off1312 Views

With Kid Yamamoto a notch still fresh in his belt, Darren Uyenoyama is amazed at his progress in MMA, but already eyeing a fight with


Bristol Murande is Gonna ‘Go Big or G...

Nov 04, 2011Comments off662 Views

Like most fighters, Bristol Murande wants to get a call from UFC matchmaker Joe Silva, but he knows he has to go big or he's


SCC 3 Win Could Put John Alessio on UFC Rad...

Nov 04, 2011Comments off406 Views

Finding new life at lightweight, John Alessio is looking to a win over Luiz "Buscape" Firmino at SCC 3 to put him back on the

Jay Silva Tapology

Jay Silva Has Gold in His Eyes, UFC Will Wa...

Nov 03, 2011Comments off567 Views

Jay Silva is looking to ditch memories of a failed run through the UFC by winning gold at Friday's Superior Cage Combat 3 in Las


Jason High and LC Davis Open New MMA Gym

Oct 28, 2011Comments off1496 Views

Recognizing an opportunity staring them smack in the face, MMA veterans Jason High and LC Davis have partnered to open a new gym in Kansas


G4 Host: UFC Undisputed 3 is Only Game in T...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off560 Views

G4 TV X-Play host Blair Herter says that, as far as MMA simulation video games go, UFC Undisputed 3 is the only game in town.

Ryan Healy

Ryan Healy Wants to Prove His UFC Worth

Oct 25, 2011Comments off771 Views

After his latest victory at Sportfight, Ryan Healy has thoughts of the UFC dancing in his head.


Aaron Stark Used Rampage UFC 135 Camp to Ga...

Oct 20, 2011Comments off598 Views

Former IFL fighter Aaron Stark recently trained with Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, which helped in his preparation for Friday night's Sportfight bout against UFC veteran Mario


UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn Battling Bulli...

Oct 20, 2011Comments off995 Views

At 52 years of age, UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn is winding his career down. In fact, at 100-plus wins, Severn says he will


UFC Take Notice; Justin Salas Tops Joe Elle...

Oct 17, 2011Comments off612 Views

After capturing the VFC lightweight title with a win over Joe Ellenberger, Grudge fighter Justin Salas is ready to take the next step in his

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HDNet’s Michael Schiavello Takes Stoc...

Oct 16, 2011Comments off932 Views

HDNet's Michael Schiavello takes a look at the state of the Japanese fight promotion Dream, and says that the annual New Year's Eve extravaganza, Dynamite,


Brett Cooper Ready for Whatever Joe Doerkse...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off394 Views

Former Bellator fighter Brett Cooper may be seen as an underdog by many in Friday night’s match-up with Joe Doerksen at Score Fighting Series 2,