All posts by Mick Hammond

Controversy, Weight Cuts, and the Future: L...

Jul 18, 2012NoNo Comments685 Views

This past Friday’s Legacy FC 12 was not without its share of controversy. MMWeekly.com spoke with Legacy FC president Mick Maynard to explain how things

Pat Healy: ‘I’ve Earned a (Stri...

Jul 18, 2012NoNo Comments959 Views

Heading off to work with BJ Penn, Pat Healy believes that his win over Mizuto Hirota proves he's ready for and has earned a Strikeforce

Jason High Believes Quick Victory Puts Him ...

Jul 17, 2012NoNo Comments1219 Views

With a quick win at Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy, Jason High believes he should now be on the welterweight title shot short list.

Controversy Follows Jay Hieron, but He̵...

Jul 16, 2012NoNo Comments735 Views

Controversy just seems to follow Jay Hieron wherever he goes, but he's not one to back down.

Sally Krumdiack Fights Tonight at CageSport...

Jul 13, 2012NoNo Comments1154 Views

Sally Krumdiack slipped up at Invicta FC 1. She'll try to vindicate herself at CageSport 20 on Saturday night, hoping to earn a return berth

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John Gunderson Not Waiting Around, Fighting...

Jul 13, 2012NoNo Comments490 Views

Having fought in the UFC before, John Gunderson surely wants to get back there, but he's not waiting around for an invitation. He's fighting his

Sterling Ford Headlines CageSport, Not Rush...

Jul 13, 2012NoNo Comments607 Views

Content, for now, to headline at regional promotions like Saturday night's CageSport XX, Sterling Ford not rushing into the brighter lights of the world stage.

David Castillo Charging to a Title, Shot at...

Jul 13, 2012NoNo Comments1718 Views

Learning from past mistakes, David Castillo is rocketing towards a regional championship and looking to break into the big leagues.

After Toppling UFC Vet, Reggie Pena Ready f...

Jun 29, 2012NoNo Comments768 Views

Having toppled UFC veteran John Salter at XFC 18, Reggie Pena is ready to move on to whoever XFC has planned for him next.

There’s a Hurricane Brewing; Heather ...

Jun 28, 2012NoNo Comments3896 Views

After her recent victory for XFC, Heather "Hurricane" Clark won't stop until she's "become the best female fighter in the world."

Chris Gruetzemacher

Chris Gruetzemacher Will Just Keep Winning ...

Jun 26, 2012NoNo Comments717 Views

With a record that now stands at 11-1, rising featherweight prospect Chirs Gruetzemacher will just keep winning until he can't be denied.

Sam Stout Looking to Springboard to the Top...

Jun 22, 2012NoNo Comments673 Views

Sam Stout knows that an impressive win over Spencer Fisher at UFC on FX 4 on Friday night could springboard him towards the top of

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Kendall Grove Back with Tito Ortiz to Shore...

Jun 19, 2012NoNo Comments3202 Views

Following his latest win at ShoFIGHT, Kendall Grove is heading to Big Bear to help his former coach, Tito Ortiz, train for his upcoming fight,

Eye Surgery in the Past, Derek Brunson̵...

Jun 15, 2012NoNo Comments782 Views

After starting off his career with 11victories in 11 fights over a two-year span, the last seven months have been the lowest point for Derek

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John Gunderson Sees Karo Parisyan ShoFIGHT ...

Jun 14, 2012NoNo Comments928 Views

As John Gunderson's career winds down, he knows a victory over Karo Parisyan at ShoFIGHT on Saturday could help him get a last run in

TUF Alum Cameron Dollar Sees Recent Win Ove...

Jun 06, 2012NoNo Comments794 Views

Ultimate Fighter season 9 alum Cameron Dollar believes his recent drop to 145 and victory over Tyler Toner is propelling him to the big leagues.

Lyle Beerbohm

Recent Success Has Lyle Beerbohm Targeting ...

Jun 03, 2012NoNo Comments1116 Views

Heading into last year, Lyle “Fancy Pants” Beerbohm was making a name for himself in the Strikeforce lightweight division, but now, he's targeting the UFC.

Chris Holland Looking to KO the New York Ba...

Jun 02, 2012NoNo Comments875 Views

With back-to-back knockout victories in his two most recent fights, Chris “Hammer” Holland is looking to do the same to Phil Baroni at Ring of

Justin Gaethje’s Next Big Step? Ring ...

Jun 01, 2012NoNo Comments979 Views

Justin Gaethje is anxious to take the next step in his dream of reaching the UFC. That next step is a battle for a Ring

Trevor Prangley Bounces Back from Career Lo...

Jun 01, 2012NoNo Comments628 Views

UFC veteran Trevor Prangley has bounced back from one of the low points of his career to win back-to-back bouts, his eyes gazing brightly on

Tyler Toner Ready for Five Rounds at Ring o...

Jun 01, 2012NoNo Comments694 Views

Tyler Toner is ready to throw down with fellow UFC veteran Cameron Dollar in a five-round title fight at Ring of Fire on Saturday, with

Bobby Green is First Step in James Terry...

May 15, 2012NoNo Comments636 Views

“I feel I’m one of the best 155-pounders in the division and this fight coming up I’m going to showcase it.” James Terry believes he'll

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The Rhino Plans To Be a Super Fight League ...

May 06, 2012NoNo Comments1248 Views

Former WEC light heavyweight champion Doug "The Rhino" Marshall is headed to India where plans to become a cornerstone of the Super Fight League.

Nathan Coy

MFC 33’s Nathan Coy: ‘I’m...

May 04, 2012NoNo Comments1101 Views

Nathan Coy heads into his MFC 33 main event fight with Ryan McGillivray knowing that he won't be the one to break. He plans on

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MFC 33’s Sabah Fadai: Dental Student ...

May 02, 2012NoNo Comments918 Views

A dental student by day and a fighter by night, Sabah Fadai heads into MFC 33 ready to tear Diego Bautista apart.

Diego Bautista MFC

Coming Off First Loss, Diego Bautista Ready...

May 02, 2012NoNo Comments2144 Views

Returning to the ring following the first loss of his career, MFC fighter Diego Bautista is ready to start putting guys away. He intends to

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Julie Kedzie Breaks Down the First Invicta ...

May 02, 2012NoNo Comments756 Views

Julie "Fireball" Kedzie, still waiting on a call from Strikeforce to fight, commented the first Invicta all-women's MMA card. She stopped by to give us

Trevor Prangley Looks to Bounce Back

May 01, 2012NoNo Comments805 Views

Having fought for nearly 15 years by his account, veteran middleweight Trevor Prangley knows better than to hit the panic button after a series of

Ryan McGillivray

Erasing a Rough 2011, Ryan McGillivray Eyes...

Apr 28, 2012NoNo Comments1561 Views

Erasing memories of a rough year in 2011, Ryan McGillivray is now taking aim at Nathan Coy and the MFC welterweight championship at next week's

Marloes Coenen Happy to Take Roller Coaster...

Apr 28, 2012NoNo Comments1588 Views

The past year has been a roller coaster ride for Marloes Coenen, heading into Saturday's Invicta FC main event. “In a weird way I’m happy