All posts by Ken Pishna

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Former UFC Champ Carla Esparza Out for 6-8 ...

Jun 23, 20154 Comments436 Views

Former UFC women's strawweight champion Carla Esparza will be out of action for six to eight weeks with surgery on tap.

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Kimbo Slice vs. Ken Shamrock Draws Record N...

Jun 22, 20154 Comments956 Views

Worthy or not, the Bellator 138 main event bout between Kimbo Slice and Ken Shamrock delivered what was expected by company officials... record television ratings.

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UFC Berlin Results: Tatsuya Kawajiri Takes ...

Jun 20, 2015No Comments356 Views

Keeping his hopes of one day fighting for a UFC belt alive, Tatsuya Kawajiri earned a unanimous nod in his win over Dennis Siver at

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Rony Jason Fails UFC Fight Night 67 Drug Te...

Jun 18, 20152 Comments457 Views

UFC featherweight Rony Jason had his recent victory over Damon Jackson negated after failing his UFC Fight Night 67 post-fight drug test.

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Derek Brunson Re-Booked to Meet Sam Alvey a...

Jun 17, 2015No Comments466 Views

Having been forced off of Saturday UFC Fight Night 69 due to injury, Derek Brunson is now slated to meet Sam Alvey in Nashville.

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Ahead of Ronda Rousey Bout, Bethe Correia I...

Jun 17, 20159 Comments862 Views

Just a few weeks removed from her challenge of Ronda Rousey, Bethe Correia has inked a new longterm UFC contract.

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Injury Nixes Bobby Green for UFC San Diego ...

Jun 17, 2015No Comments386 Views

An undisclosed training injury has forced Bobby Green out of the UFC Fight Night 71 co-main event.

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Nate Marquardt Explains UFC 188 Meltdown, B...

Jun 16, 201512 Comments1243 Views

Not ready to retire, Nate Marquardt explains Saturday's UFC 188 meltdown against Kelvin Gastelum.

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Dustin Ortiz Headed to UFC Nashville for an...

Jun 16, 2015No Comments620 Views

Dustin Ortiz will return to action at UFC Fight Night 73 in Nashville for a creepy showdown between top flyweights.

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UFC Berlin Free Fight: Jessica Penne Chokes...

Jun 16, 2015No Comments742 Views

Jessica Penne challenges Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the UFC belt on Saturday, but first, check out her final Invicta FC fight.

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Max Holloway vs. Charles Oliveira Head UFC ...

Jun 15, 20151 Comment682 Views

Top 10 featherweights Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira top the bill when the UFC makes its debut in Saskatoon in August.

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UFC 188 Welterweight Bout Scrapped After We...

Jun 12, 20154 Comments778 Views

A UFC 188 welterweight bout between Albert Tumenov and Andrew Todhunter has been cancelled.

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Uriah Hall vs. Krzysztof Jotko Pulled from ...

Jun 12, 2015No Comments702 Views

The last-minute match-up of Uriah Hall vs. Krzysztof Jotko has been pulled from UFC Berlin over visa issues.

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Neil Magny vs. Demian Maia On Tap for UFC 1...

Jun 10, 20151 Comment699 Views

A welterweight bout between Neil Magny and Demian Maia is on tap for UFC 190 in Rio de Janeiro.

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Anderson Silva Abandons Olympic Bid, as Com...

Jun 10, 20159 Comments1174 Views

No matter the outcome of his drug testing issues in Nevada, it won’t affect Anderson Silva’s participation in the 2016 Olympic Games, because he won't

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Bellator’s Mike Richman Tests Positiv...

Jun 09, 20159 Comments708 Views

As the combat sports world cracks down on drug use more intensely than ever, two fighters have been caught for drugs in relation to their

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Myles Jury Injured, Edson Barboza Draws New...

Jun 09, 20152 Comments544 Views

The UFC on FOX 16 bout between former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis and Myles Jury is officially no more.

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Injury Bug Hits UFC Berlin, Uriah Hall and ...

Jun 09, 20158 Comments683 Views

Two fights at next week's UFC Berlin have undergone changes, as two fighters have been forced to withdraw due to injury.

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UFC New Orleans Results: Ben Rothwell Gets ...

Jun 07, 20152 Comments832 Views

Ben Rothwell made quick work of Matt Mitrione in New Orleans on Saturday night, going all evil on him.

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RFA 26 Results: Gilbert Smith Wins Welterwe...

Jun 06, 2015Comments off460 Views

Gilbert Smith toppled Ben Smith to win the welterweight championship at RFA 26 on Friday night in Denver.

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Michael Johnson Draws Streaking Beneil Dari...

Jun 05, 2015Comments off471 Views

Michael Johnson has his next fight set, but it won't be against Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, as he would have liked. Instead, he will square off

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UFC Enlists USADA for Year-Round Drug Testi...

Jun 03, 2015Comments off819 Views

As part of its new Athlete Development and Marketing Program, the UFC has enlisted USADA to operate a year-round drug testing program.

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TUF Winners Eddie Gordon and Antonio Carlos...

Jun 02, 2015Comments off559 Views

Former Ultimate Fighter winners Eddie Gordon and Antonio Carlos Junior will meet in a middleweight bout in Hollywood, Florida.

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UFC Storms into Scotland with Sold-Out Bisp...

Jun 01, 2015Comments off581 Views

The UFC makes its first trip to Scotland with a sold-out debut event featuring Michael Bisping vs. Thales Leites.

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Charles Oliveira: ‘I’m Gonna be...

May 31, 2015Comments off643 Views

Charles Oliveira says, "If you don't have a dream for the title, you're in the wrong sport." Charles Oliveira is not in the wrong sport.

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UFC Fight Night 67 Results: Charles Oliveir...

May 31, 2015Comments off395 Views

Rinsing the sour taste of their no-contest fight from his mouth, Charles Oliveira subbed Nik Lentz on Saturday night to become one of the lions.

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UFC Fight Night 67 Results: Jussier Formiga...

May 30, 2015Comments off441 Views

Jussier Formiga kept his name in the title talk mix, coasting to a victory over Wilson Reis at UFC Fight Night 67 in Goiania, Brazil.

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Vitor Belfort Says Dislocated Shoulder Hamp...

May 30, 2015Comments off1168 Views

Vitor Belfort said that a dislocated shoulder hampered his punching ability against Chris Weidman, but he'll be back to fight another day. Retirement is not

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UFC Responds to Sara McMann’s Claims ...

May 29, 2015Comments off1142 Views

Sara McMann made some waves with claims of gender inequity in the UFC-Reebok uniform deal, and her employer has responded.

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Donald Cerrone Earns UFC Title Shot, Finall...

May 26, 2015Comments off1222 Views

Dana White said Donald Cerrone is "absolutely the next in line," and it sounds as if the "Cowboy" is finally willing to wait for his