All posts by Ken Pishna

Ian McCall - WEC 38

Last Minute Opponent Saves Ian McCall’...

Jan 30, 2017No Comments333 Views

While Ian McCall's original UFC 208 opponent withdrew from the fight, "Uncle Creepy" quickly got a new opponent to remain on the Brooklyn fight card.

Daniel Cormier at UFC 187

Daniel Cormier Returns in UFC 210 Headliner

Jan 25, 201711 Comments373 Views

This is one time where waiting pays off, as light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier returns at UFC 210 to put his belt on the line.

Nate Diaz UFC 202 Pre Presser

Nate Diaz Wants to Box Because UFC Put Him ...

Jan 25, 20176 Comments393 Views

Nate Diaz recently applied for a boxing license because he is "being put on the shelf" by the UFC.

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey Takes Active Role in Standing ...

Jan 25, 201711 Comments429 Views

In addition to speaking out, former UFC champion Ronda Rousey's Standing Rock Support includes supplying protesters.

Tim Kennedy

Tim Kennedy Regrets Putting Bjorn Rebney Fr...

Jan 24, 2017No Comments447 Views

Following the unveiling of the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association, Tim Kennedy acknowledges it was a mistake to have Bjorn Rebney front and center.

TJ Dillashaw and Cody Garbrandt

Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw Reveal Thei...

Jan 24, 20174 Comments673 Views

Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw have revealed their assistant coaches for the 25th Season of The Ultimate Fighter.

UFC Halifax Gets New Heavyweight Headliner;...

Jan 24, 201712 Comments716 Views

After Stefan Struve had to withdraw from the UFC Fight Night 105 main event, UFC officials moved swiftly to name a new heavyweight headliner.

Tito Ortiz - final fight

Tito Ortiz Taps Out Chael Sonnen in Final F...

Jan 22, 201710 Comments753 Views

It was Tito Ortiz's final trip to the cage when he faced Chael Sonnen at Bellator 170. He made it a memorable one.

Tim Kennedy

Tim Kennedy Announces Retirement, Acknowled...

Jan 17, 20176 Comments698 Views

Tim Kennedy on Tuesday decided he will not fade away. While he hinted that Father Time may be catching up to him, he announced his

Angela Hill

Angela Hill Granted USADA Exemption Ahead o...

Jan 17, 20171 Comment519 Views

Invicta FC champion Angela Hill has been granted an exemption from the infamous "four-month rule" of the UFC Anti-Doping Policy in her return to the

Yair Rodriguez - Creative Combat

Yair Rodriguez Wrecks BJ Penn in Hall of Fa...

Jan 16, 201713 Comments725 Views

Yair Rodriguez destroyed an MMA legend on Sunday night, impressively taking apart BJ Penn at UFC Fight Night 103 in Phoenix.

Ben Saunders at UFC 117

Ben Saunders Ekes Out the Win Over Court Mc...

Jan 15, 20171 Comment489 Views

Ben Saunders eked out a victory over Court McGee at UFC Fight Night 103 on Sunday night in Phoenix.

Las Vegas Strip Night Skyline

Nevada Commission Votes to Study Possible C...

Jan 13, 2017No Comments572 Views

With the recent legalization of recreational marijuana in Nevada, the state's athletic commission voted to alter the substance's prohibited status.

Conor McGregor - Dana White - Floyd Mayweather

Dana White Makes Real Fight Offer to Conor ...

Jan 13, 201718 Comments1031 Views

It had been a pipe dream, but UFC president Dana White on Friday announced that he has made a real offer to make Conor McGregor

Stefan Struve

Stefan Struve Details Injury That Derailed ...

Jan 12, 20171 Comment766 Views

Stefan Struve on Thursday confirmed the shoulder injury that knocked him out of a bout with Junior dos Santos, and detailed the expectations for his

BJ Penn at UFC 127

BJ Penn’s Brother Arrested at LAX

Jan 11, 2017No Comments880 Views

While BJ Penn was focusing on fight week and his return to the Octagon, his brother was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport.

Brock Lesnar - Mark Hunt - Dana White

Mark Hunt Files Lawsuit Against Brock Lesna...

Jan 11, 201715 Comments1112 Views

Mark Hunt has filed a civil lawsuit against the UFC, company president Dana White, and WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar.

Nick Diaz

Nevada to Consider Lifting Ban on Marijuana

Jan 10, 201714 Comments916 Views

Nevada voters approved of marijuana in 2016, and now the Nevada Athletic Commission is considering excluding it from its list of prohibited substances.

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey Hinting at Another UFC Return?

Jan 09, 201726 Comments1206 Views

Ronda Rousey has been largely quiet since she stumbled in her return to the Octagon at UFC 207, but did she just hint at another

Tyron Woodley - UFC 205

Tyron Woodley Reveals UFC 209 Title Defense

Jan 09, 201745 Comments1063 Views

After fighting Stephen Thompson to a draw at UFC 205 in November, welterweight champion Tyron Woodley on Monday revealed the next defense of his title.

Raquel Pennington

After Helping Ronda Rousey Train, Raquel Pe...

Jan 07, 20172 Comments888 Views

Coming off of the biggest victory of her career, it will be a while before we see UFC bantamweight Raquel Pennington back in the Octagon.

Jacare Souza Finally Finds a Fight

Jan 06, 20174 Comments792 Views

Third-ranked UFC middleweight Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza finally has a fight.

Rafael dos Anjos Leaving UFC Lightweight Di...

Jan 06, 20177 Comments821 Views

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is done with the 155-pound division.

Mauricio Shogun Rua

Shogun Rua vs. Gian Villante Set for March ...

Jan 06, 20175 Comments683 Views

Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is set to face Gian Villante on his home turf when the UFC returns to Brazil in March.

Alistair Overeem vs Mark Hunt

Mark Hunt Grudgingly Accepted Fight, but Th...

Jan 05, 201711 Comments1212 Views

Mark Hunt is tired of fighting cheaters, but he can't afford not to, so he's ready to take matters into his own hands.

Brock Lesnar - UFC 200

Brock Lesnar Adds USADA Suspension to Nevad...

Jan 04, 20178 Comments973 Views

Brock Lesnar, after agreeing to a one-year sanction from the Nevada Athletic Commission, has received a similar punishment from USADA.

Mirko Cro Cop Filipovic UFC 103

Fresh Off Tournament Win, Cro Cop Announces...

Jan 04, 20171 Comment960 Views

Just a few days removed from winning three fights in two days, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic has announced plans to retire.

Khabib Nurmagomedov - Jose Aldo - Tony Ferguson

Khabib Nurmagomedov Willing to Pay for a Fi...

Jan 02, 201714 Comments1308 Views

Khabib Nurmagomedov is willing to pay for a fight, but only the right fight. So what's happening with the Nurmagomedov, Tony Ferguson, and Jose Aldo

Justin Gaethje - WSOF

WSOF 34 Results: Justin Gaethje Retains Bel...

Dec 31, 20163 Comments775 Views

Justin Gaethje retained his lightweight title at WSOF 34 on Saturday in New York City, when the main event fight was stopped in between rounds.

TJ Dillashaw

TJ Dillashaw Demands Title Shot After Disma...

Dec 30, 20161 Comment628 Views

TJ Dillashaw put on the most impressive performance of his career in defeating John Lineker at UFC 207 and then demanded a title shot.