Rising MMA star Damien “The Hammer” Hamlin by David Taylor0

Rising MMA star Damien “The Hammer” Hamlin by David Taylor

David: How did you got into MMA?


Damien: I got into MMA when I was about 18 there was a show in my home town and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity

David: How did you got the nickname “the hammer”?

Damien: I got my nick name from my buddy we were going to train and he said jokingly you should go by Damien “The Hammer” Hamlin I liked it so I went with it.

David: Who are your MMA/fighting idols?


Damien: My favorite MNA fighter is Chuck Liddell I love his fighting style the reverse wrestling he keeps it standing.

David: What are your goals?


Damien: become the best fight I can be

David: Who are your sponsors?

Damien: My sponsors are team ur fight and Chad Shannon from state farm.

David: What other sports have you done?

Damien: I have done almost every sport to think of I’ve played baseball, basketball, track and field, boxing, football, roller skating, and skateboarding, I’ve always been active.

David: What would you be doing if MMA hasn’t been around?

Damien: I’d probably still be in the boxing ring.

David: Who all have you fought for?

Damien: I’ve fought for Hard Rock MMA, Cage Combat, Worrier FC, Apex, and Valor Fights promotions.

David: What do you want your legacy to say about you?

Damien: I want my legacy to tell people if you work hard and put everything you have in your whole body you can do anything you ever wanted.

David: What would you tell up and comers?

Damien: I’d tell the new comers not to ever give up win lose or draw keeping working hard you’ll see the results you’re looking for.