All posts by Ken Pishna

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Joanne Calderwood Gets Home Country Fight A...

May 22, 2015Comments off664 Views

Scottish fighter Joanne Calderwood has been pleading with the UFC for a fight when the promotion goes to her home country in July, and now

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Rampage Jackson and Tito Ortiz Settle Lawsu...

May 21, 2015Comments off927 Views

Rampage Jackson and Tito Ortiz have settled with Rampage's former trainer and manager Juanito Ibarra, avoiding a costly trial.

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Chad Mendes Inks Lengthy New UFC Deal

May 18, 2015Comments off832 Views

Chad Mendes fans need not worry, the No. 1 ranked UFC featherweight contender isn't leaving the MMA juggernaut anytime soon.

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WSOF Releases Champion Jessica Aguilar to P...

May 18, 2015Comments off637 Views

World Series of Fighting on Monday announced that it has released women’s world strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar to pursue her UFC dreams.

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Nevada Court Overturns Wanderlei Silva̵...

May 18, 2015Comments off1067 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission issued Wanderlei Silva a lifetime ban and a $70,000 fine in September of last year, but the fighter has received a

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Frankie Edgar: ‘I Just Beat One of th...

May 16, 2015Comments off1233 Views

After blanking Urijah Faber through five rounds, Frankie Edgar believes there can be no other contender before him, but will he wait for a shot?

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UFC Fight Night 66 Results: Gegard Mousasi ...

May 16, 2015Comments off436 Views

Gegard Mousasi plays it safe, but dominates Costas Philippou en route to a unanimous decision victory.

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Wife Confirms UFC Veteran Corey Hill Dead a...

May 15, 2015Comments off1385 Views

The wife of former UFC fighter Corey Hill on Friday confirmed that her husband had passed away during the day after battling a devastating illness.

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Nevada Drops the Hammer on Drug Test Offend...

May 15, 2015Comments off1547 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission on Friday voted unanimously to drop the hammer on drug test violators, including a short road to a lifetime ban.

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Starting From Zero, Gegard Mousasi Still Ta...

May 15, 2015Comments off599 Views

Having gone 3-2 in his last five fights, Gegard Mousasi has hit the reset button, launching himself once again towards a UFC title shot.

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Machida vs. Romero Tops Transplanted Florid...

May 15, 2015Comments off1154 Views

The UFC on Friday shuffled its summer line-up, swapping locations, and announcing a new main event featuring Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero.

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His Head on Straight, Virgil Zwicker Looks ...

May 14, 2015Comments off476 Views

After years of trial and error, Virgil Zwicker has his head on straight and plans to take Razak Al-Hassan's head off at Bellator 137 on

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Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson Top UFC Fight N...

May 14, 2015Comments off1299 Views

The UFC on Thursday announced its return to Japan with a heavyweight headliner featuring Josh Barnett vs. Roy Nelson, as well as a new reality

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Mark Hunt Escapes Serious Injury After Stip...

May 11, 2015Comments off1756 Views

Having undergone four-and-a-half rounds of punishment over the weekend, Mark Hunt escaped the brutal beating with no major injuries.

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UFC Fight Night 65 Results: Robert Whittake...

May 10, 2015Comments off713 Views

Robert Whittaker continued to stake his claim in the middleweight division by making quick work of Brad Tavares at UFC Fight Night 65.

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Anthony Pettis Injured, Edson Barboza Steps...

May 08, 2015Comments off862 Views

Anthony Pettis is injured and out of his scheduled fight with Myles Jury at UFC on FOX 16.

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Chael Sonnen Lands Pro Wrestling Gig

May 07, 2015Comments off1037 Views

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen has finally made the jump to professional wrestling.

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UFC-Reebok Uniform Payout Structure Leaked

May 06, 2015Comments off2236 Views

A letter went out fighters on Wednesday detailing the payout structure for how UFC fighters would be compensated in accordance with a new uniform deal.

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UFC Hall of Fame Revamps Format, 2015 to Fe...

May 05, 2015Comments off1021 Views

UFC Hall of Fame undergoes transformation, will receive an entire class of inductees in 2015.

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Manager Says Jon Jones May Never Return to ...

May 05, 2015Comments off4484 Views

Jon Jones' longtime manager, Malki Kawa, on Monday said that it's quite possible that we may never see Jones in the UFC Octagon ever again.

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Tim Boetsch vs. Dan Henderson Elevated to U...

May 04, 2015Comments off817 Views

UFC Fight Night 68 got a facelift on Monday with a middleweight bout between Tim Boetsch and Dan Henderson being elevated to the main event.

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Gustafsson Out; Strawweight Title Fight Now...

May 01, 2015Comments off1436 Views

Alexander Gustafsson has been forced out of UFC Berlin, so the UFC has enlisted Joanna Jedrzejczyk to make the first defense of her strawweight championship.

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Jon Jones Loses MuscleTech Sponsorship, Whi...

Apr 30, 2015Comments off1186 Views

MuscleTech on Thursday became the latest sponsor to drop former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones from its roster of endorsed athletes.

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Likely Out of UFC 187 B...

Apr 30, 2015Comments off1221 Views

The UFC 187 bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone is in jeopardy.

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Jon Jones Loses Reebok Endorsement, Effecti...

Apr 29, 2015Comments off2091 Views

Reebok has terminated its endorsement contract with now-former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, effective immediately.

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Daniel Cormier Pulled for Title Shot, UFC N...

Apr 29, 2015Comments off1197 Views

With Daniel Cormier now fighting for the light heavyweight belt at UFC 187, the New Orleans event has a gaping hole at the top of

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Jon Jones Appears in Court, Set to Meet wit...

Apr 28, 2015Comments off1114 Views

Jon Jones made his first court appearance on Tuesday and will also meet with UFC brass, including Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta.

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Knee Injury Forces Bellator 138 Featherweig...

Apr 28, 2015Comments off687 Views

Bellator featherweight title challenger Georgi Karakhanyan suffered a knee injury that has forced him out of his title bid against Patricio “Pitbull” Freire.

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Jon Jones Released from Jail After Posting ...

Apr 28, 2015Comments off1176 Views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was released from the Bernalillo Metropolitan Detention Center late Monday night after posting a $2,500 bond.

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Jon Jones Arrest Warrant Issued, Offer Exte...

Apr 27, 2015Comments off1473 Views

The Albuquerque Police Department on Monday issued a felony arrest warrant for UFC champion Jon Jones, but has offered for him to turn himself in.