All posts by Mick Hammond

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Slow and Steady, James David Gray Busting O...

Sep 27, 2014Comments off963 Views

James David Gray has steadily honed his craft, but now he's ready to bust out of the XFC line-up.

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After a Year of Frustration, Rachael Cummin...

Sep 27, 2014Comments off1103 Views

After nearly a year of mounting frustration, Rachael Cummins is ready to dive in the XFC tournament and let her aggression out.

Brandon Halsey

Experience Difference Makes No Difference t...

Sep 26, 2014Comments off964 Views

Brandon Halsey is climbing the mountain and won't be intimidated by Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko's dwarfing experience factor.

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Anthony Gutierrez in No UFC Rush, but Ready...

Sep 26, 2014Comments off805 Views

Anthony Gutierrez may not be in a rush to get to the UFC, but he's ready for a stern test from Walel Watson at Titan

Jason Brilz

Jason Brilz Going Right at Vinny Magalhaes ...

Sep 22, 2014Comments off1706 Views

Jason Brilz doesn't know how to pull punches, and he intends to go straight at Vinny Magalhaes in their battle for the Titan FC light

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Brian Rogers Looks to Impress the New Bella...

Sep 19, 2014Comments off800 Views

Having bounced between wins and losses during his Bellator tenure, Brian Rogers is looking to start a streak and make a run at the middleweight

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Doug Marshall Isn’t Gun Shy After Fai...

Sep 19, 2014Comments off989 Views

Having failed in his bid to wrest the middleweight title from Alexander Shlemenko, Doug Marshall returns in the Bellator 125 headliner looking for the kill

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Melvin Manhoef Plans to Make an Impact at B...

Sep 18, 2014Comments off653 Views

Melvin Manhoef sees Bellator as his opportunity to open the door to American fans. He intends to make a splash in Friday's headliner, then shoot

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Walel Watson Riding a Return to Form into T...

Sep 17, 2014Comments off794 Views

UFC vet Walel Watson is riding the wave of resurgence, returning to the form that earned him a shot in the UFC, as he heads

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Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson Talks Titles, Exp...

Sep 16, 2014Comments off1086 Views

Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson has been charged with rebuilding his company from the ground up, and he believes they've become one of the top

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Dave Herman Looking to Titan FC 30 to Put W...

Sep 14, 2014Comments off775 Views

Although it could also eventually lead to a title shot, Dave Herman sees Titan FC 30 as a chance to start building some career momentum

Marlon Moraes

Despite Non-Title Fight, WSOF Champ Marlon ...

Sep 13, 2014Comments off981 Views

Five bouts into his World Series of Fighting career, Marlon Moraes has proven himself to be one of the promotion’s premier fighters. He plans to

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It’s Not for a Belt, but Cody Bolling...

Sep 12, 2014Comments off697 Views

Sometimes you get an offer you just can’t refuse, and for WSOF standout Cody Bollinger, a detour on his way up in weight to face

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Emanuel Newton on Bellator 124 Title Defens...

Sep 12, 2014Comments off445 Views

It took a lot of work for Emanuel Newton to earn the Bellator light heavyweight championship. He's knows Joey Beltran is a tough fight, but

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Ryan Couture Plans to Make Most of Bellator...

Sep 11, 2014Comments off708 Views

Ryan Couture is ready for his Bellator debut on Friday night, last minute opponent change be damned, and he plans to make the most of

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Keon Caldwell Plans to Blow the Door Open a...

Sep 10, 2014Comments off618 Views

Lightweight prospect Keon Caldwell plans to blast the door to his future wide open at Saturday's World Series of Fighting event in Pennsylvania.

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Monday’s Heavy Metal Meltdown: Suicid...

Sep 08, 2014Comments off1174 Views

Find out how mixed martial arts has helped heavy metal band through some difficult times, including the unexpected death of their singer, changing labels, and

Matt Manzanares

Flyweight Champ Matt Manzanares Believes a ...

Sep 08, 2014Comments off577 Views

Flyweight champion Matt Manzanares believes that if he successfully defends his belt at RFA 18 on Friday, doors will begin to open. "I see bigger

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Out of Action for a Year and a Half, Brenda...

Sep 07, 2014Comments off718 Views

After having been sidelined for nearly a year and a half, Brenda "Boom Boom" Gonzalez is more than ready for Friday's RFA 18 in Albuquerque,

Michelle Waterson

Waiting to Exhale, Michelle Waterson Wants ...

Sep 06, 2014Comments off1170 Views

It’s been over a year since Michelle “Karate Hottie” Waterson won the Invicta FC atomweight championship against Jessica Penne, and she's ready to finally put

Veronica Rothenhausler

Veronica Rothenhausler Plans to Kickoff Inv...

Sep 06, 2014Comments off1019 Views

Having trained for a year and a half with Team Alpha Male, Veronica Rothenhausler intends to kick Invicta FC's lightweight division off in style... by

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Patricio Pitbull Ready to go All-MMA on Pat...

Sep 05, 2014Comments off696 Views

Wanting to forget the boxing match that was their first fight, Patricio Pitbull plans to go all-MMA on Pat Curran and take the Bellator featherweight

Stephanie Eggink

Stephanie Eggink Already has XFC Title, but...

Sep 04, 2014Comments off670 Views

Not looking beyond the opportunity in front of her, Stephanie Eggink looks to add Invicta FC belt to a collection that already includes XFC championship.

Michelle Ould

After Two-Year Layoff, Michelle Ould Ready ...

Sep 03, 2014Comments off934 Views

After two years on the sidelines, Michelle Ould is ready to get busy and stay busy, starting with Saturday's fight at Invicta FC 8.

Tonya Evinger

Tonya Evinger Heads into Saturday’s I...

Sep 02, 2014Comments off938 Views

Tonya Evinger has refreshed her skillset and has a plan in hand for Saturday's Invicta FC 8 showdown with Ediane Gomes.

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After Reclaiming Bellator Title, Pat Curran...

Sep 02, 2014Comments off639 Views

Having lost his belt before and then regaining it, Bellator featherweight champion Pat Curran doesn't ever plan to risk it in the judges' hands ever

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Undefeated Record Hasn’t Come Easy fo...

Aug 29, 2014Comments off512 Views

Though he’s remained undefeated in his first seven fights as a pro, lightweight prospect Wade “Hammer” Johnson has not had success come easily.

Austin Lyons

Austin Lyons Believes Legacy FC 34 Fight wi...

Aug 29, 2014Comments off805 Views

Austin Lyons sees a huge opportunity in his Legacy FC 34 fight with former Ultimate Fighter winner Jonathan Brookins.

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Nobutatsu Suzuki Predicts He’ll Knock...

Aug 27, 2014Comments off738 Views

ONE FC welterweight champion Nobutatsu Suzuki predicts that he'll knock Ben Askren out when the two face off in Dubai on Aug. 29.

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At Age 37, ONE FC Featherweight Champ Koji ...

Aug 26, 2014Comments off607 Views

Koji Oishi will seek to cement his place atop the ONE FC 145-pound weight class when he defends his title on Aug. 29 in Dubai,