Mike Swick News

Mar 30, 2017 10:32 am

Mike Swick attempting to secure Matt Hughes fight

Earlier this month, news surfaced that former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes was looking to potentially return to the Octagon if he felt he could win his return fight. That prompted UFC icon Royce Gracie to release a statement in which he campaigned for a rematch with Hughes, who was TKOd by Hughes at UFC...

Oct 14, 2016 11:31 am

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Real Quick with Mike Swick Episode 7 – Body Mutilation At The Phuket Vegetarian Festival

Former top ranked UFC welterweight Mike “Quick” Swick has recently enjoyed a bit of a career resurgence as a coach at AKA Thailand, a Phuket-based satellite of the original American Kickboxing Academy location in San Jose, California. Under Swick’s leadership, this Phuket facility has been referred to by AKA founder Javier Mendez as “the dream gym.” The...

Jul 19, 2016 1:31 am

VIDEO | Real Quick w/ Mike Swick EP #3 – Muay Thai life at AKA Thailand

[ooyala code=”wxaTJ0NDE6GPlHPJfe81_0L1wZR62Pvs” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”720″] Check out Mike “Quick” Swick and his crew over at AKA Thailand as they get into anything and everything in Phuket, Thailand in episode #3 of “Real Quick” with Mike Swick. From the video description: In the course of 9 days, Ad fights 2 Championship Pro Muay Thai fights,...

Apr 29, 2016 1:56 pm

VIDEO | ‘Real Quick with Mike Swick’ Episode 1

[ooyala code=”hyZTJ0NDE6Vn2M3i5o4R3eE-YSnz6gtA” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”720″ autoplay=”true”] Former UFC fighter Mike Swick has been somewhat MIA since his last UFC fight back in July of 2015. Swick, who retired from MMA following the loss, runs AKA Thailand, and recently launched a new web series called ‘Real Quick’ with Mike Swick. Above you can see the...

Jan 5, 2016 8:30 am

Clip of the Day: Mike Swick KO’s Gideon Ray at UFC FN 1

Mike Swick vs Gideon Ray at UFC Fight Night 1 in Las Vegas, NV on August 6, 2005. #DWCOTD A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jan 4, 2016 at 7:06pm PST Talk about a throwback clip! In UFC President Dana White’s ‘Clip of the Day’ we see a very young Mike Swick picking...

Jul 17, 2015 9:21 am

UFC Fighters React To Mike Swick’s Retirement

UFC welterweight and TUF 1 vet Mike ‘Quick’ Swick has officially retired from the sport of MMA. Swick hadn’t been active in quite some time, until he came back at UFC 189 this past Saturday and loss a tough decision to Alex Garcia. After the fight Swick decided to hang up the gloves and call...