All posts by Mick Hammond

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Carl Deaton III Believes Change in Camps Pu...

Oct 09, 2014Comments off2315 Views

Having shifted camps to Alliance MMA, Carl Deaton III believes he now has the resources to lead him to a championship.

Michael Page

Michael ‘Venom’ Page Shoulders ...

Oct 09, 2014Comments off2799 Views

Ever since he made his debut in Bellator in early 2013, welterweight Michael “Venom” Page has had high expectations due to his explosive style.

Joe Warren

Joe Warren Believes He is the True Bellator...

Oct 09, 2014Comments off2145 Views

Bellator interim bantamweight champion Joe Warren believes there should be no interim before his name heading into his fight with Eduardo Dantas.

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Nobody is Turning the Lights Out on Jocelyn...

Oct 09, 2014Comments off1384 Views

As a TUF 20 alternate, Jocelyn "Lights Out" Lybarger has tremendous career aspirations, and no one is going to take that from her.

Marvin Blumer

After Several Near Misses, Marvin Blumer Pl...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off2160 Views

Following several near misses in his career, Marvin Blumer plans to blow the door wide open at RFA 19 on Friday night.

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Derrick Mehmen Believes Experience Gives Hi...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off1896 Views

Derrick Mehmen believes his wealth of experience gives him the edge in Saturday's WSOF 14 heavyweight title fight.

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Actor Frank Grillo Brings a Lifetime of Mar...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off5045 Views

Actor Frank Grillo brings a lifetime of martial arts experience to the new DirectTV Audience Network MMA-backdropped drama "Kingdom," which premieres Wednesday night.

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Eddie Jackson Looks to Keep Rolling Forward...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off1471 Views

Having recently returned from a year out of the cage, Eddie Jackson looks to keep moving forward at BAMMA USA: Badbeat 13 on Friday.

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Rebecca Ruth Knows RFA 19 Victory Could Put...

Oct 08, 2014Comments off2178 Views

Women’s 115-pound up-and-comer Rebecca Ruth is quickly establishing herself as a promising fighter, and knows a win at RFA 19 could put her on the

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Terrion Ware Heads into BAMMA USA Bout Beli...

Oct 07, 2014Comments off2338 Views

Bantamweight standout Terrion Ware heads into BAMMA USA: Badbeat 13 believing that the UFC may not be far behind.

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Why Did Abel Cullum Return to MMA? He Didn&...

Oct 06, 2014Comments off3753 Views

Following a three-year layoff, former King of the Cage flyweight champion Abel Cullum returned to MMA because he didn't want to be a "what if"

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New Series ‘Kingdom’ by Byron B...

Oct 05, 2014Comments off5337 Views

The latest series from writer/producer Byron Balasco sets TV drama in the mixed martial arts world.

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Mitch Gagnon Not Overlooking Last-Minute UF...

Oct 04, 2014Comments off1828 Views

Mitch Gagnon was looking forward to taking another step up in competition, but he knows he can't overlook last-minute replacement Roman Salazar.

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Victor Henry Continues Breakout Year at Sat...

Oct 04, 2014Comments off1767 Views

Hoping to keep building on a banner year, Victory Henry is shooting for a title at Super Fight League's sold out American debut on Saturday

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Cory Vom Baur Sees Opportunity in Title Fig...

Oct 04, 2014Comments off1772 Views

Longtime CageSport standout Cory Vom Baur sees a huge opportunity fighting for bantamweight title in the sold out Super Fight League American debut.

Czar Sklavos

Czar Sklavos Eyes VTJ Tournament Championsh...

Oct 04, 2014Comments off905 Views

Heading into the VTJ flyweight tournament final, Czar Sklavos hopes to take the tourney title and possibly get noticed by the UFC.

Chad Laprise

Chad Laprise Feels the Weight of Expectatio...

Oct 03, 2014Comments off1902 Views

Having won TUF Nations, Chad Laprise realizes the expectations he carries into Saturday night's fight in Halifax.

Jeremy Osheim

MFC 41 is Jeremy Osheim’s Opportunity...

Oct 03, 2014Comments off1532 Views

While he might not be so well known at the moment, Colorado light-heavyweight Jeremy Osheim could change that with a win in his first MFC

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Luigi Fioravanti Not Happy with Year Off, b...

Oct 03, 2014Comments off1779 Views

Circumstances have led to Luigi Fioravanti having the past year off, but physically and mentally, he's now fresh for the Battlegrounds one-night tournament.

Andrew McInnes

Andrew McInnes Plans to Bunny Hop to an MFC...

Oct 03, 2014Comments off1445 Views

Andrew McInnes believes he'll win at Friday night's MFC 41 and then bunny hop to the title.

Justin Wilcox

Back to the Grind: Justin Wilcox Intends to...

Oct 02, 2014Comments off1967 Views

Justin Wilcox plans to get back to the grind for his Bellator 127 bout with former champion Daniel Straus.

Brock Larson

Brock Larson Rekindles Warrior Mentality He...

Oct 02, 2014Comments off2563 Views

UFC veteran Brock Larson has re-stoked the fires of his warrior mentality heading into the Battlegrounds one-night, eight-man tournament.

Jim Ross

Making the Jump from WWE, Jim Ross Hand-Pic...

Oct 02, 2014Comments off6702 Views

Making the jump from pro wrestling to mixed martial arts broadcasting, Jim Ross hand-picked Chael Sonnen to partner in his debut.

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Marcus Edwards Carries a Wealth of New Tool...

Oct 01, 2014Comments off1546 Views

Having re-invented himself, Marcus Edwards is on a streak, and he plans to ride that streak into MFC 41 on Friday night.

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Having Felt the Heat of the Bright Lights, ...

Oct 01, 2014Comments off1053 Views

Having already gotten a feel for the UFC's bright lights, Jason Saggo is prepared to kick open the door to more opportunities.

Colleen Schneider

Colleen Schneider Ready to Start a New Stre...

Oct 01, 2014Comments off1312 Views

TUF alum Colleen Schneider recently had her hot streak disrupted, but plans to get back on track at Super Fight League's American debut.

Roan Carneiro

Roan Carneiro Wants Another Shot at UFC, bu...

Sep 30, 2014Comments off1400 Views

In the five years since his release from the UFC, welterweight Roan Carneiro has slowly, but steadily rebuilt his career.

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

Sep 27, 2014Comments off1196 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 off1423 Views

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

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Experience Difference Makes No Difference t...

Sep 26, 2014Comments off1146 Views

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