All posts by Mick Hammond

Damir Ferhatbegovic Has Big Things in Mind ...

Nov 03, 2016Comments off554 Views

Damir Ferhatbegovic (2-0) will look to pick up his third straight win to start off his pro career when he takes on Charlie Alexander (0-0)

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson Says He’s Going to ...

Nov 03, 2016Comments off600 Views

For his fight on Friday, Derek Anderson is sure that his 170-pound main card bout against Paul Daley won’t go to decision.

Alberto El Presidente Takes Combate America...

Nov 01, 2016Comments off1029 Views

Alberto El Presidente has taken the reins at Combate Americas as the company revealed a television deal with TV Azteca.

Alliance MMA on NASDAQ

Rob Haydak Details Alliance MMA, Indicates ...

Oct 31, 2016Comments off862 Views

It’s not only fighters, but companies that have to do something unique to stand out in MMA. Alliance MMA thinks it has the answer.

Ed Ruth - Penn St Wrestling

NCAA Champ Ed Ruth Excitedly Anticipating H...

Oct 31, 2016Comments off950 Views

For three-time NCAA wrestling champion Ed Ruth, making the transition to MMA has gone just about as well as he could have anticipated.

Marloes Coenen-Strikeforce Ohio

Marloes Coenen Looking to Redeem Herself at...

Oct 30, 2016Comments off1330 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen is looking to redeem herself at Friday's Bellator 163. Then she's taking aim at a Bellator belt.

RFA 40 - Chase Waldon

Chase Waldon Predicts Quick Finish in RFA T...

Oct 27, 2016Comments off637 Views

Chase Waldon has earned a main event slot at RFA 45 in a 185-pound title bout against fellow hot-streaking Gerald Meerschaert.

Countless Thousands - Danger Van Gorder far right

Danger Van Gorder: Punk Rock Comes to MMA&#...

Oct 26, 2016Comments off683 Views

While people may know Danger Van Gorder as the vocalist/guitarist for rock band Countless Thousands, he recently stepped up to defend MMA.

Bobby Lee Not Concerned with RFA 45 Opponen...

Oct 25, 2016Comments off573 Views

Bobby Lee will look to keep his undefeated record intact when he takes on unbeaten Damion Sheehan in a main card 155-pound bout at RFA

Tim Kennedy

Tim Kennedy: Rashad Evans Doesn’t Wan...

Oct 23, 2016Comments off826 Views

Having formerly been teammates with Rashad Evans, Tim Kennedy believes he has some distinct advantages in their UFC 205 bout.

Joey Pierotti

Joey Pierotti Puts Undefeated Record on the...

Oct 22, 2016Comments off549 Views

Though much of his time is devoted to being a firefighter, welterweight up-and-comer Joey Pierotti is undefeated. He puts his 0 on the line on

Ky Hollenbeck Expecting a Grind at Lion Fig...

Oct 21, 2016Comments off720 Views

With his three wins in the company, Hollenbeck will take on Malaipet Sasiprapa in a middleweight main event championship fight at Lion Fight 32 on

Hisaki Kato

Hisaki Kato Not Worried About AJ Matthews a...

Oct 20, 2016Comments off753 Views

Hisaki Kato seeks to keep his winning ways going when he faces AJ Matthews in a main card 185-pound bout at Bellator 162 on Friday

Lion Fight CEO Scott Kent: ‘MMA Has C...

Oct 19, 2016Comments off845 Views

Over the course of the past couple years, the Las Vegas-based Lion Fight promotion has steadily built itself into one of the premier Muay Thai

Chase Gormley On Pressure-Filled Bellator 1...

Oct 19, 2016Comments off678 Views

Chase Gormley looks to have a better showing when he faces Bobby Brents in a main card heavyweight bout at Bellator 162 on Friday.

Ryan Couture

Ryan Couture Excited for Bellator 162 Grapp...

Oct 18, 2016Comments off852 Views

Ryan Couture is hoping to get back on track at Bellator 162, but he's also excited for the potential grappling challenge in front of him.

Julia Budd

Julia Budd Out to Prove She Deserves Bellat...

Oct 17, 2016Comments off942 Views

Julia Budd spent much of 2016 sidelined due to injury. She returns on Friday to remind everyone that she deserves a Bellator belt.

Kendall Grove - UFC 116

Kendall Grove Has Found His Balance as a To...

Oct 16, 2016Comments off858 Views

After 13 years of fighting, Kendall Groves believes he's finally found his balance as a top-tier fighter. But don't wreck it by talking titles.

VFC 3 Events in 30 Days

Victory CEO Says 3 Events in 30 Days is Jus...

Oct 16, 2016Comments off458 Views

Victory FC is heading into its busiest stretch yet with 3 events in 30 days, but company CEO Ryan Stoddard has even bigger plans.

Gustavo Lopez - Combate Americas

Gustavo Lopez Expects to Dominate John Cast...

Oct 14, 2016Comments off618 Views

Gustavo Lopez looks to ride his wave of success to his first major MMA title when he takes on John Castaneda for the inaugural Combate

Jazzy Gabert

Jazzy Gabert Talks MMA Debut at IFO Europe ...

Oct 13, 2016Comments off1056 Views

After over 10 years in the professional wrestling business, German standout “Alpha Female” Jazzy Gabert is making the jump to MMA fighting.

Julian Marquez Looking to Pick Matt Hamill ...

Oct 13, 2016Comments off544 Views

Julian Marquez will return to Combate Americas on Friday to face former UFC veteran Matt Hamill in a main card 205-pound bout in Verona, New

Stefan Struve

Stefan Struve Doesn’t Think He’...

Oct 11, 2016Comments off464 Views

Heavyweight Stephan Struve now has three victories in his last four fights, but he doesn’t necessarily think he’s placed himself in title contention just yet.

John Castaneda Calls Out Combate Americas O...

Oct 11, 2016Comments off421 Views

Heading into Friday's fight, John Castaneda says his Combate Americas opponent, Gustavo Lopez, has a "padded" record.

Paulina Granados - Legacy

Paulina Granados Dedicates Combate Americas...

Oct 10, 2016Comments off443 Views

Paulina Granados is feeling confident heading into her Combate Americas fight, a fight she is dedicating to a fallen teammate.

Chris Gutierrez vs Timur Valiev

Chris Gutierrez: ‘It’s Going to...

Oct 06, 2016Comments off562 Views

Pressed into an immediate rematch, Chris Gutierrez said it's "going to be bad" for Timur Valeiv at WSOF 33 on Friday night.

For Vinny Magalhaes, WSOF Title Fight with ...

Oct 04, 2016Comments off711 Views

Vinny Magalhaes entire MMA career could, quite literally, hang in the balance of his WSOF 33 title fight with David Branch on Friday night.

Justin Gaethje - WSOF

Undefeated WSOF Champ Justin Gaethje Focuse...

Oct 02, 2016Comments off404 Views

Having racked up a spotless 16-0 record, WSOF champ Justin Gaethje is now focused on getting out of the cage quicker.

V3Fight - Polk vs Nanney

Mandy Polk Leveraging Her Competitive Fitne...

Oct 01, 2016Comments off438 Views

Mandy Polk hopes to leverage her competitive fitness background to ensure her success at V3 Fights on Saturday.

Rampage Jackson’s Cousin, Nick Payne ...

Oct 01, 2016Comments off438 Views

Undefeated Nick Payne, the cousin of Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, is looking to add the V3 Fights lightweight title to his spotless record.