All posts by Ken Pishna

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Lesson Learned: Cub Swanson Takes His Lumps

Nov 23, 2014No Comments80 Views

Frankie Edgar pummeled Cub Swanson for five rounds and crushed his promise of a title shot. Swanson took his lumps and thanked Edgar for a

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UFC Fight Night 57 Results: Edson Barboza U...

Nov 23, 20143 Comments56 Views

Edson Barboza scored a major victory on Saturday night, upsetting Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin, Texas.

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UFC Fight Night 57 Results: Joseph Benavide...

Nov 22, 2014No Comments101 Views

Joseph Benavidez once again proved that he is the best flyweight fighter in the UFC without the belt, by besting Dustin Ortiz at UFC Fight

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Cub Swanson Heads into UFC Fight Night 57 w...

Nov 22, 20143 Comments103 Views

It's simple. If Cub Swanson wins, he gets a title shot. The only problem, Frankie Edgar wants to upset his apple cart.

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Vanessa Porto Pulled from Invicta FC 10 Aft...

Nov 21, 2014No Comments102 Views

Invicta Fighting Championships on Thursday announced that Vanessa Porto has been removed from her planned Invicta FC 10 bout with Roxanne Modafferi.

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Vitor Belfort Passes Nov. 1 Random Drug Tes...

Nov 20, 201415 Comments134 Views

Vitor Belfort has cleared the first of what is likely to be several hurdles leading up to his UFC 184 title challenge of middleweight champion

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Raquel Pennington Draws New UFC 181 Opponen...

Nov 19, 2014No Comments154 Views

With former world champion boxer Holly Holm sidelined due to a neck injury, Raquel Pennington on Wednesday finally got a new UFC 181 opponent.

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Kelvin Gastelum vs. Tyron Woodley Lands UFC...

Nov 18, 20147 Comments178 Views

Kelvin Gastelum, fresh off of a victory in Mexico City, will take the UFC 183 main support role in his toughest test to date, as

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Tito Ortiz Fined for Two-Fingered Salute at...

Nov 17, 201421 Comments373 Views

Tito Ortiz was assessed a fine for his unsportsmanlike behavior following his win over Stephan Bonnar.

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How Special is an Interim UFC Belt to Fabri...

Nov 16, 201410 Comments198 Views

Fabricio Werdum is a man with many accolades. So where does winning a UFC interim championship stack up against de-throning Fedor?

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WSOF 15 Weigh-in Results: Melvin Guillard M...

Nov 14, 201410 Comments240 Views

The WSOF's night of champions fell one title fight short on Friday when Melvin Guillard was well over the limit for what was supposed to

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XFC Filing Lawsuit Against World Series of ...

Nov 14, 2014No Comments206 Views

XFC officials on Friday released a statement claiming they have filed suit against WSOF for signing Kalindra Faria while she is still under an exclusive

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If Cain Velasquez Can’t Recover On Ti...

Nov 13, 201430 Comments336 Views

Cain Velasquez is expected to return in early 2015, but if he can't, the winner between Fabricio Werdum and Mark Hunt could lose interim designation.

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Jacare Souza vs. Yoel Romero Adds to Growin...

Nov 13, 201418 Comments262 Views

UFC officials on Thursday announced the addition of a middleweight bout between Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero.

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Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi Takes UFC ...

Nov 12, 20145 Comments273 Views

The UFC is going big for its first European stadium show, adding Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi as the UFC on FOX 14 co-main event.

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Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson He...

Nov 12, 201417 Comments377 Views

Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson will meet in the main event of the next UFC on FOX event, which will take place in a Swedish

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Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar Both Pass Bel...

Nov 11, 20144 Comments266 Views

Bellator 131 main eventers Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar each has been randomly tested for performance enhancing drugs.

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ESPN Hires UFC Veteran Chael Sonnen as MMA ...

Nov 11, 20146 Comments286 Views

ESPN has hired former UFC fighter and FOX broadcaster Chael Sonnen as MMA analyst.

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Cole Miller vs. Max Hollaway Tops First Thr...

Nov 10, 20148 Comments274 Views

On Monday, UFC officials announced the first three bouts for the Valentine’s Day event at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo., on the outskirts of

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Ovince St. Preux Doesn’t Think Shogun...

Nov 09, 201417 Comments322 Views

Ovince St. Preux wasn't exactly ready to write off his 34-second knockout to Shogun Rua losing a step, and neither was Shogun.

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UFC Brazil Results: Ovince St. Preux Shocks...

Nov 09, 20145 Comments374 Views

In a stunner, late replacement Ovince St. Preux pulled off a shocker, knocking Shogun Rua out almost as soon as their fight started.

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UFC Brazil Results: Warlley Alves Takes Hom...

Nov 09, 201411 Comments331 Views

While it appeared the fight was going in Alan Jouban's favor, the judges awarded Warlley Alves a unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 56 on

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RFA 20 Results: Luke Sanders Wins Title, Te...

Nov 07, 20141 Comment322 Views

Luke Sanders captured the RFA bantamweight championship on Friday night, declaring himself ready for a jump to the UFC.

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John Lineker Makes Weight on Final Attempt,...

Nov 07, 20141 Comment345 Views

John Lineker made weight on his final attempt on Friday, but if he wins on Saturday, should the UFC risk a future title shot considering

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Wanderlei Silva Lashes Out at the UFC Again...

Nov 07, 20145 Comments397 Views

Wanderlei Silva has again lashed out the UFC and its treatment of fighters, reiterating his desire to accept the role of instigating change.

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UFC Reinstates Anthony Johnson After Legal ...

Nov 06, 201410 Comments422 Views

The legal complaint filed against UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson has been dismissed. Is a fight with Alexander Gustafsson in the offing?

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Cathal Pendred Latest in a Flurry of Irish ...

Nov 06, 20143 Comments353 Views

Cathal Pendred joins Irish teammates Conor McGregor and Patrick Holohan on the UFC Boston card, which also includes Northern Ireland’s Norman Parke.

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Ryan Ford Suspended for Six Months for Figh...

Nov 05, 201413 Comments394 Views

World Series of Fighting Canadian welterweight champion Ryan Ford has been suspended for six months for failing to reveal an injury prior to his most

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Suspensions and Fines for Four Bellator 127...

Nov 04, 2014No Comments405 Views

The four Bellator 127 fighters that failed their post-fight drug tests were handed their punishment by the California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday.

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Roy Jones, Jr. Says UFC Won’t Allow A...

Nov 04, 20144 Comments468 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has long wanted to box Roy Jones Jr., but the boxing champion doesn't believe the UFC will ever allow