All posts by Mick Hammond

Evan Tanner

Evan Tanner: Remembering a Wayward UFC Cham...

Sep 08, 2016Comments off1221 Views

Before the days of Michael Bisping, Luke Rockhold, and Anderson Silva’s historic five-year run as UFC middleweight champion, there was Evan Tanner.

Aaron Blackwell Has All the Confidence to W...

Sep 08, 2016Comments off281 Views

Aaron Blackwell returns to fighting in a 135-pound main card title challenge against incumbent champion Alan Philpott at BAMMA 26 on Saturday in Dublin.

Boston Salmon Looking for Title Shot with W...

Sep 08, 2016Comments off430 Views

Boston Salmon returns to action this Friday in Broomfield, Colo., to take on hot-streaking Zac Riley in a main card 135-pound bout at RFA 43.

Zac Riley Used to Underdog Role Heading int...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off404 Views

Zac Riley will look to pick up his third straight win for the RFA this Friday in Broomfield, Colorado, when he takes on another rising

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Demarques Jackson on Titan FC 41 Bout: R...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off440 Views

Demarques Jackson steps up in his biggest challenge to date when he makes his Titan FC debut on Sept. 9 in Coral Gables, Fla., to

Ryan Curtis Says He’s Coming for the ...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off483 Views

For his BAMMA debut on Sept. 10 in Dublin, Ireland, Ryan Curtis will take on fellow undefeated up and comer Aaron Robinson in a preliminary

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Nick Barnes Looks to Make a Name for Himsel...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off371 Views

Nick Barnes will look to pick up his first major championship at RFA 43 on Friday, when he faces Brian Camozzi in a welterweight main

John Phillips - Cage Rage

John Phillips Ready to Defend at BAMMA 26: ...

Sep 07, 2016Comments off632 Views

BAMMA middleweight champ John Phillips has been on a tear, but he's ready to turn things up a notch. "The champ needs some dosh!"

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Andre Harrison Puts Titan FC Belt on the Li...

Sep 06, 2016Comments off459 Views

Undefeated Titan FC featherweight champion Andre “The Bull” Harrison feels like he should have already gotten a UFC call-up, but continues to push on.

Carina Damm

Carina Damm Has Surprises in Store En Route...

Sep 05, 2016Comments off542 Views

Carina Damm has some surprises in store for her opponent in her Titan FC 41 championship main event.

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To Get a UFC Call, Brian Camozzi Knows He H...

Sep 05, 2016Comments off486 Views

Brian Camozzi is on a hot streak, but he knows he has to keep that going in his RFA 43 welterweight title fight if he

Jorina Baars Looks to Remain Dominant Fight...

Sep 02, 2016Comments off813 Views

Not many women can lay claim to having a win over current UFC fighter Cris Cyborg, but reigning Lion Fight welterweight champion Jorina “JoJo” Baars

Kyle O’Reilly Embraces the Convergenc...

Sep 01, 2016Comments off982 Views

Heading into his match with UFC veteran Matt Riddle, Kyle O'Reilly embraces the convergence of pro wrestling and MMA.

Following Coaching Stint on TUF 24, Gaston ...

Sep 01, 2016Comments off918 Views

Gaston Bolanos will get a chance to challenge for his first major Muay Thai title when he takes on veteran Tum Sityodtong in a Lion

Once He Steps in the Octagon, CM Punk Has A...

Aug 31, 2016Comments off755 Views

Heading into his MMA debut at UFC 203, former WWE Superstar CM Punk feels justified in his decision to leave the world of pro wrestling

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Cain Velasquez Focused on Regaining UFC Tit...

Aug 29, 2016Comments off1662 Views

After starring alongside Gina Carano, Georges St-Pierre, and Fabricio Werdum in Kickboxer: Vengeance, Cain Velasquez is focused on the UFC heavyweight title.

Anthony Pettis Moves to Featherweight for M...

Aug 25, 2016Comments off1074 Views

Knowing that UFC on FOX 21 could prove a turning point in his career, Anthony Pettis his pulled out all the stops preparing for his

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson Predicts Knockout Win Over S...

Aug 25, 2016Comments off424 Views

Derek Anderson (13-2) will look for his second straight win when he takes on Saad Awad (19-7) in a 155-pound co-main event of Bellator 160

Cyborg Santos vs Saad Awad

Saad Awad Eyeing Title Shot if He Defeats D...

Aug 25, 2016Comments off307 Views

Initially Saad Awad was hoping a title shot would come his way, but instead he’ll be facing fellow longtime 155-pound fighter Derek Anderson at Bellator

Bubba Jenkins

Bubba Jenkins Looking to Avenge Loss to Geo...

Aug 24, 2016Comments off392 Views

On August 26 in Anaheim, Calif., Bubba Jenkins gets his long-awaited rematch with Georgi Karakhanyan in a main card 145-pound bout at Belltor 160.

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UFC May Soon Be Headed to Russia

Aug 24, 2016Comments off524 Views

With the UFC set to expand into New York State for the first time ever, it appears an expansion into Russia might not be far

Donald Cerrone Happy with Difficult Win, Ta...

Aug 23, 2016Comments off722 Views

Donald Cerrone overcame difficult circumstances to win at UFC 202 over the weekend, now his sights are set on UFC 205 at Madison Square Garden.

RFA 42 Elizalde vs Perez

Ray Elizalde Plans to ‘Catch’ A...

Aug 19, 2016Comments off499 Views

Ray Elizalde (10-0) returns to the RFA on August 19 in Visalia, California, to take on fellow vet Alex Perez (13-4) in a main card

RFA 42 Giagos vs Estrazulas

Arthur Estrazulas Says RFA 42’s Chris...

Aug 19, 2016Comments off357 Views

For his RFA debut, Arthur Estrazulas (8-2) steps up to face Christos Giagos (12-5) in a 155-pound main event on August 19 in Visalia, California.

Robert Drysdale

Grappling Ace Robert Drysdale Glad He Got D...

Aug 17, 2016Comments off696 Views

Believe it or not, new Legacy FC champion, grappling ace Robert Drysdale was glad he got tagged a few times en route to winning the

RFA 42 Lindsey vs Gruber

Shai Lindsey Plans to Bounce from Disappoin...

Aug 17, 2016Comments off453 Views

Despite a disappointing loss in his promotional debut, Shai Lindsey plans to rebound with a big win at RFA 42 on Friday.

RFA 42 Aaron vs Duenas

Tommy Aaron Looks to Remain Undefeated at F...

Aug 16, 2016Comments off534 Views

Always humble, Tommy Aaron looks to remain undefeated at Friday's RFA 42 in Visalia, Calif.

RFA 42 Giagos vs Estrazulas

Christos Giagos Sees a UFC Return in His Fu...

Aug 16, 2016Comments off468 Views

If he gets a victory in Friday's RFA 42 headliner, Christos Giagos sees a UFC return in his immediate future.

Valor Fights

Cody Gabelman Looking to Finish CJ Hamilton...

Aug 13, 2016Comments off395 Views

Cody Gabelman will look to pick up his third win a row when he takes on CJ Hamilton for the Valor Fights 125-pound championship.

CJ Hamilton Excited to Fight for the Valor ...

Aug 13, 2016Comments off446 Views

Hamilton (8-4) will look to add to his current winning streak when he takes on Cody Gabelman in a 125-pound championship co-main event bout at