All posts by Mick Hammond

Emmanuel Sanchez

Emmanuel Sanchez Intends to Give Bellator a...

Feb 19, 2016Comments off332 Views

Emmanuel Sanchez intends to give Bellator officials more than enough reason to reward him with a featherweight title shot.

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Brad Darrington Faces Toughest Opponent Yet...

Feb 19, 2016Comments off456 Views

Brad Darrington heads into the toughest fight of his career at RFA 35 on Friday night... and it's got him excited.

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Melvin Guillard Returns Ready to Knock Guys...

Feb 18, 2016Comments off854 Views

Following a disappointing 2015, veteran lightweight Melvin Guillard is healthy, ready to knock guys out, and win a Bellator belt.

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One Fight at a Time, Undefeated Heavyweight...

Feb 18, 2016Comments off613 Views

Though he's trying to keep his focus on the fight in front of him, Curtis Blaydes is aiming high in 2016.

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Joe Ray Happy to Stay Busy Under M-1 Banner...

Feb 18, 2016Comments off321 Views

Strikeforce vet Joe Ray glad to stay busy under the M-1 Global banner, but gunning for a belt in 2016.

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Undefeated Ricky Steele Coming into His Own...

Feb 18, 2016Comments off641 Views

Though it’s been a bit of a rocky start to his career, bantamweight prospect Ricky “Karate Kid” Steele feels that he’s starting to come into

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Despite Last-Minute Change, Dave Castillo R...

Feb 17, 2016Comments off323 Views

Despite a last-minute change of opponent, Dave Castillo remains focused on the task at hand, winning an RFA belt.

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Catch Wrestling Alliance Taking Real Wrestl...

Feb 14, 2016Comments off425 Views

2016 is shaping up to be a big year for the Catch Wrestling Alliance.

Emanuel Newton

Emmanuel Newton Ready to Return with a Veng...

Feb 13, 2016Comments off1158 Views

Last year was a tough one for Emanuel Newton, but he's ready to chalk it up to a "growth year" and come bunch and "win

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Richard Odoms Plans to Let the Black Eagle ...

Feb 06, 2016Comments off635 Views

Having consistently been knocked out of the spotlight, Richard Odoms hopes to soar into the spotlight at WSOF Global in Japan.

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Brandon Cash Aiming for the Money in WSOF G...

Feb 05, 2016Comments off371 Views

Strikeforce and Bellator veteran Brandon Cash is going straight for the money, taking aim at the WSOF Global heavyweight championship in Tokyo.

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Travis Coyle is Just a Small Town Kid Takin...

Feb 05, 2016Comments off475 Views

Travis Coyle: "I’m just a small town kid who has made it pretty far in fighting." He plans to take it further at Legacy FC

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After Focusing on Team USA Kickboxing, Nate...

Feb 05, 2016Comments off675 Views

While he spent much of 2015 focusing on being part of Team USA Kickboxing, featherweight Nate Togbah is back to making waves in MMA.

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Larry Diguillio in Beast Mode, Looks to Ext...

Feb 05, 2016Comments off173 Views

With the two wins he picked up in 2015, flyweight up-and-comer Larry Diguilio has raised his current winning streak to nine fights. He's going for

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Chase Waldon Picking Up the Pace in 2016

Feb 04, 2016Comments off742 Views

With only one fight in 2015, Chase Waldon is looking to step up the pace this year, beginning with Legacy FC 51.

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Jacob Volkmann Going Back to What Works Ahe...

Feb 04, 2016Comments off895 Views

Jacob Volkmann has gone back to his roots to find success heading into Friday's Legacy FC 51.

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Manny Vazquez Plans to Kick Open Some Doors...

Feb 03, 2016Comments off368 Views

With UFC president Dana White expected to be in attendance at Legacy FC 51, Manny Vazquez intends to open some new doors on Friday night.

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Andy Uhrich Has ‘Nothing to Lose and ...

Jan 29, 2016Comments off997 Views

Andy Uhrich knows he's not expected to beat Paul Daley at Bellator 148 on Friday, but he also knows that means he's got nothing to

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Chris Honeycutt Sees a Paul Bradley Finish ...

Jan 29, 2016Comments off986 Views

Chris Honeycutt believes that if he can finish Paul Bradley on Friday night, it could put him on the fast track to a Bellator belt.

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Ilima-Lei Macfarlane Looking to Finish the ...

Jan 28, 2016Comments off604 Views

Following a strong 2-0 start to her professional career, Ilima-Lei Macfarlane is now focused on finishing as she heads into Bellator 148.

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Paul Bradley Looks to Finish the Fight He a...

Jan 28, 2016Comments off405 Views

After an accidental headbutt caused a no-contest halt to their first fight, Paul Bradley is looking to finish things with Chris Honeycutt at Bellator 148.

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UFC Vet Jared Papazian Makes His Pro Muay T...

Jan 27, 2016Comments off1392 Views

For former UFC bantamweight Jared Papazian, 2016 is a year he’s looking to expand his horizons further beyond MMA.

Ryan Couture

After Slow Start in Bellator, Ryan Couture ...

Jan 26, 2016Comments off412 Views

Following a slow start to his Bellator career, second-generation fighter Ryan Couture is hoping Friday night's fight puts him on the fast track to a

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For Bryce Mitchell, Nothing Bad Can Come of...

Jan 23, 2016Comments off847 Views

Winning is always the goal, but undefeated Bryce Mitchell believes nothing bad can come from his WSOF debut on Saturday.

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Wade Johnson Sees WSOF 27 as Big Jumping Of...

Jan 23, 2016Comments off1145 Views

Wade Johnson knows that his promotional debut at WSOF 27 on Saturday night provides a tremendous jumping off point for 2016.

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Chauncey Foxworth’s WSOF Game Plan is...

Jan 22, 2016Comments off414 Views

Heading into his World Series of Fighting debut, Chauncey Foxworth's game plan is a simple one: dominate every second of the fight.

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Caros Fodor Returns to the U.S., Gunning fo...

Jan 20, 2016Comments off418 Views

Having fought in Asia for the past couple of years, Caros Fodor is back home in the U.S. and gunning for a world championship.

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After a Frustrating 2015, Jaleel Willis Ste...

Jan 20, 2016Comments off291 Views

Welterweight up-and-comer Jaleel Willis didn’t have the year he wanted to in 2015, but he's stepping into the WSOF cage to hit the ground running

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Amber Leibrock Making Most of Her Pro Move ...

Jan 16, 2016Comments off786 Views

Amber Leibrock's first pro victory was a big one, and she intends to follow it up with another impressive performance at Invicta FC 15 on

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Amber Brown Sees Lisa Ellis as Next Step to...

Jan 16, 2016Comments off461 Views

Amber Brown wants to get an Invicta FC title in 2016, but she knows that Saturday night's fight with Lisa Ellis comes first.