All posts by Mick Hammond

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Tyler Cunningham Aims to Learn, the SFL Bel...

Dec 13, 2014Comments off751 Views

Tyler Cunningham is all about the fight, but he'll take the SFL America welterweight belt too.

Rick Glenn WSOF

WSOF Champ Rick Glenn Looking to Give His C...

Dec 13, 2014Comments off876 Views

WSOF champ Rick Glenn sees title defense against Lance Palmer as a chance to give his career a little boost.

Ben Fodor - aka Phoenix Jones

Superhero Phoenix Jones’ Alter Ego, B...

Dec 13, 2014Comments off1450 Views

Real-life superhero Phoenix Jones's alter ego, Ben Fodor, steps in the SFL America cage on Saturday night for a welterweight title shot.

Brenson Hansen

WSOF 16’s Brenson Hansen: ‘We D...

Dec 11, 2014Comments off627 Views

Brenson Hansen heads into Saturday's WSOF 16 not looking for moral victories. "We don't get into this sport to be second best."

Harrison Bevens

Harrison Bevens Sees SFL America Title as N...

Dec 11, 2014Comments off928 Views

Bouncing back from a late disappointment in 2013, Harrison Bevens sees Saturday's SFL America title fight as the next rung on the MMA ladder.

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UFC Vet David Mitchell Heads into WSOF 16 B...

Dec 10, 2014Comments off687 Views

UFC veteran David Mitchell looks to score his fifth win of the year at WSOF 16 on Saturday, but believes his best is yet to

Julian Erosa

Julian Erosa Steps Up to 155 for a Shot at ...

Dec 10, 2014Comments off784 Views

Having become a top prospect at featherweight, Julian Erosa steps up to 155 pounds for a shot at SFL America's lightweight championship on Saturday.

Lance Palmer WSOF

For Lance Palmer, It’s About More Tha...

Dec 09, 2014Comments off1094 Views

For WSOF featherweight contender Lance Palmer, it's not about just winning a title, it's about becoming a better mixed martial artist.

Chase Gormley vs Dale Sopi RFA 21

Heavyweight Dale Sopi Stepping into Rarefie...

Dec 05, 2014Comments off763 Views

Undefeated in his first six fights, heavyweight up-and-comer Dale Sopi steps into RFA 21 knowing he could make an impact in a division that is

Michelle Waterson

After Stepping into Main Event, Michelle Wa...

Dec 05, 2014Comments off711 Views

Having already defended her belt once, Invicta FC atomweight champion Michelle Waterson is now focused on the fight.

Bruno Frazatto vs Joe Murphy RFA 21

Joe Murphy Knows Friday’s RFA 21 is a...

Dec 04, 2014Comments off717 Views

Heading into Friday's RFA 21, Joe Murphy is well aware that his fight with Bruno Frazatto represents a tremendous career opportunity.

Sam Toomer vs Altair Alencar RFA 21

Sam Toomer Hopes RFA 21 Victory Helps Him R...

Dec 04, 2014Comments off703 Views

Undefeated bantamweight Sam Toomer believes a victory at RFA 21 on Friday night will help him rise to the top.

DeAnna Bennett

Undefeated DeAnna Bennett Rocketing Towards...

Dec 04, 2014Comments off1123 Views

In getting an opportunity to step up into Invicta FC this year, flyweight prospect DeAnna Bennett worked as hard as she could to ensure her

Zach Juusola vs Mehdi Baghdad RFA 21

Personal Issues Behind Him, Zach Juusola St...

Dec 04, 2014Comments off736 Views

Zach “Juice” Juusola hadn’t intended to take nearly two years off from MMA, but personal circumstances dictated otherwise. Now he steps into the RFA 21

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Catch Wrestling Expert Jake Shannon Weighs ...

Dec 04, 2014Comments off1650 Views

Scientific Wrestling’s Jake Shannon discusses the influence of catch wrestling on MMA, the year the sport has had, and the future of the Scientific Wrestling

Chase Gormley

Taking Things More Seriously, Chase Gormley...

Dec 03, 2014Comments off701 Views

Former UFC heavyweight Chase Gormley knows he made mistakes in his first MMA go-around, but he's taking things more seriously heading into RFA 21.

Tonya Evinger

Tonya Evinger Sees Cindy Dandois as a ̵...

Dec 01, 2014Comments off945 Views

Tony Evinger believes she's already taken out Invicta FC's top bantamweights, and sees her fight with Cindy Dandois on Saturday as something to keep her

Luigi Fioravanti

Luigi Fioravanti Hints at Career Sunset Hea...

Nov 30, 2014Comments off977 Views

Luigi Fioravanti, at 33 years old, isn't exactly over the hill, but heading into his M-1 Challenge bout in December, he's not sure what his

Cody McKenzie

Cody McKenzie Hopes to Rebound at M-1 Chall...

Nov 30, 2014Comments off1043 Views

By his own admission, 2014 has not been the best of years for former UFC welterweight Cody McKenzie, especially after fishing season derailed his tournament

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Daniel Swain Heads into M-1 Challenge with ...

Nov 28, 2014Comments off801 Views

While inconsistency has plagued Daniel Swain over the past two years, he could have very much put himself back on track with a 67-second win

Jason Zentgraf

Refocused Jason Zentgraf Sets Big Goals Fol...

Nov 26, 2014Comments off769 Views

After spending the last 18 months out of action due to injury, former MFC middleweight Jason Zentgraf returned to MMA recently with a win at

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Former WEC Champ Cole Escovedo on His Journ...

Nov 24, 2014Comments off1125 Views

Perseverance has been a big theme in the life of Cole Escovedo, who has launched a book about his journey from paralysis to the UFC.

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Adam Townsend Sees V3 Fights as First Step ...

Nov 22, 2014Comments off683 Views

Following a rocky start to his year, lightweight prospect Adam Townsend is back on track and riding high into his V3 Fights return Saturday night.

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Jorge Medina’s Marine Mentality Led H...

Nov 21, 2014Comments off856 Views

Jorge Medina's time in the Marine Corp. has prepared him for success in the cage, leading him to an undefeated career heading in Saturday's V3

Amy Cadwell Montenegro

Amy Cadwell Montenegro Hoping to Convert Mo...

Nov 20, 2014Comments off852 Views

Fresh off of a win at King of the Cage, strawweight Amy Cadwell Montenegro is hoping to ride a wave of momentum into a career

Kailin Curran

Turning Pro Last Year Ushered Kailin Curran...

Nov 20, 2014Comments off2033 Views

After three years in the amateur ranks, Hawaiian native Kailin Curran turned pro in 2013 and so far the move has proven successful. She's now

Trevor Prangley

At 42, Trevor Prangley Intends to Keep Figh...

Nov 19, 2014Comments off958 Views

At 42 years of age, Trevor Prangley doesn't know how much more time his career holds. He's prepared to take whatever comes and enjoy the

Robert Neal

Robert Neal’s Next Fight is One Step ...

Nov 19, 2014Comments off844 Views

Robert Neal doesn't know exactly what a win over Tony Johnson would hold, other than it will take him one step closer to whoever holds

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David Branch on Yushin Okami WSOF Title Fig...

Nov 15, 2014Comments off758 Views

World Series of Fighting middleweight champion David Branch puts his title on the line for the first time against Yushin Okami on Nov. 15 at

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Nam Phan On Bellator MMA Debut: “I Ne...

Nov 15, 2014Comments off953 Views

Nam Phan says he needs to win his Bellator MMA promotional debut against Mich Richman at Bellator 131.