All posts by Ken Pishna

Cathal-Pendred

Cathal Pendred vs. Gasan Umalatov Added to ...

Aug 08, 2014No Comments180 Views

A welterweight bout between Ireland’s Cathal Pendred and Russia’s Gasan Umalatov has been added to the Oct. 4 UFC Fight Night Stockholm fight card.

Urijah Faber

Injury Forces Urijah Faber Off UFC Japan Ca...

Aug 08, 20143 Comments201 Views

Injury has forced Urijah Faber out of his UFC Fight Night Japan bout, but Alex Caceres has already agreed to take his place.

Danielle Taylor

Former KOTC Amateur Champ Danielle Taylor N...

Aug 04, 2014No Comments249 Views

Following a successful amateur career that included a KOTC championship, Danielle Taylor heads into Thursday's fight with her gaze shifting towards a pro title.

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Nate Diaz’s Manager Says He’s Been Tryi...

Aug 03, 201470 Comments203 Views

Despite the UFC's claims to the contrary, Nate Diaz manager Mike Kogan says he and his client have offered fights, but the UFC isn't biting.

Justin Scoggins

Justin Scoggins vs. John Moraga Added as UF...

Aug 02, 2014No Comments246 Views

A flyweight bout between Justin Scoggins and John Moraga has been added to the Sept. 5 fight card at UFC Fight Night 50 in Ledyard,

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Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis Confirmed as...

Aug 02, 20146 Comments140 Views

Glover Teixeira vs. Phil Davis is set for UFC 179. UFC officials on Saturday confirmed the bout, announcing that it would serve as the co-main

Anderson Silva

Anderson Silva on UFC Comeback Fight: ̵...

Aug 01, 201426 Comments674 Views

Ever since Anderson Silva declared he wanted to fight Nick Diaz in his comeback fight, the question has consistently been: Why?

Glover Teixeira

Glover Teixeira Confirms He’s Fightin...

Aug 01, 20144 Comments189 Views

Although UFC officials have yet to confirm the fight, Glover Teixeira says he is fighting Phil Davis at UFC 179 on Oct. 25 in Rio

Rory MacDonald at UFC 129

Rory MacDonald vs. Tarec Saffiedine Headlin...

Jul 31, 20147 Comments142 Views

The UFC’s first trip to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, now has a main event, as welterweight contenders Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine will meet in

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It’s Not About the Fight: Nick Diaz R...

Jul 31, 201470 Comments217 Views

The love, the fun, the excitement? No, that's not what Nick Diaz's return to the UFC to fight Anderson Silva is about at all. It's

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Kevin Casey and Robert Drysdale Fail UFC 17...

Jul 30, 201411 Comments168 Views

Kevin Casey at UFC 175 and Robert Drysdale at The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale each was drug tested following their respective bouts, and each failed.

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Israeli UFC Fighter Noad Lahat is Heading H...

Jul 30, 2014110 Comments248 Views

We put a lot of importance on athletic endeavors, but Israeli UFC fighter Noad Lahat is going home to fight a bigger fight; the fight

Bobby Green and James Terry at Strikeforce

Bobby Green and Jorge Masvidal Square Off a...

Jul 29, 20145 Comments126 Views

Bobby Green and Jorge Masvidal are wasting no time after both were successful at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose, Calif. They’ve already

Anthony Johnson

UFC on FOX 12 Results: Anthony Johnson Serv...

Jul 26, 201413 Comments129 Views

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson is back in the Octagon, and the Rumble is for real. Johnson took out highly regarded light heavyweight Rogerio Nogueira less than

Bobby Green and James Terry at Strikeforce

UFC on FOX 12 Results: Bobby Green Punks Jo...

Jul 26, 20143 Comments103 Views

Bobby Green punked Josh Thomson on his home turf at UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday night, taking a split-decision victory

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Matt Brown Missed Weight, but He Can Still ...

Jul 26, 201414 Comments172 Views

Yes, Matt Brown missed weight for his UFC on FOX 12 No. 1 contender’s bout with Robbie Lawler, but he'll still earn a title shot

Josh Copeland

RFA 16 Results: Josh Copeland Captures Heav...

Jul 26, 2014Comments off142 Views

Denver fan-favorite Josh Copeland captured the RFA heavyweight championship on Friday night, putting himself on the UFC's radar.

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Alexander Gustafsson Knee Injury Requires S...

Jul 25, 2014Comments off159 Views

The knee injury that knocked Alexander Gustafsson out of his UFC 178 rematch with Jon Jones requires surgery, but the Swede believes he'll still be

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Nick Diaz Inks 3-Fight UFC Extension, Setti...

Jul 24, 2014Comments off175 Views

Nick Diaz has decided to opt out of retirement, signing a three-fight contract extension with the UFC on Thursday, setting up a possible fight with

Virgil Zwicker

Fighting Out of a Checkered Past, Virgil Zw...

Jul 24, 2014Comments off111 Views

Having grown up under difficult circumstances and overcoming a checkered past, Virgil Zwicker returns at Bellator 122 this summer, hell bent on leaving a lasting

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Daniel Cormier Steps in to Face Jon Jones a...

Jul 23, 2014Comments off284 Views

The Jon Jones vs. Alexander Gustafsson has been put on the shelf due to injury. But what is Gustafsson’s loss is Daniel Cormier’s gain.

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Chael Sonnen Narrowly Averts Lance-Armstron...

Jul 23, 2014Comments off185 Views

Chael Sonnen on Wednesday avoided a proposed Lance-Armstrong-like lifetime ban before the Nevada Athletic Commission settled on a two-year suspension.

Anthony Pettis vs Gilbert Melendez

Anthony Pettis Says He’ll Be Defendin...

Jul 21, 2014Comments off165 Views

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis says he expects to defend his belt against Gilbert Melendez on Dec. 6.

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The Bellator Reboot Begins, as Scott Coker ...

Jul 21, 2014Comments off157 Views

The shift from Bjorn Rebney to Scott Coker running the show at Bellator MMA is quickly beginning to bear fruit, as the promotion has signed

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UFC Dublin, on the Back of Conor McGregor, ...

Jul 21, 2014Comments off156 Views

Saturday's UFC Fight Night Dublin was a tremendous success for the Fight Pass service, but also drew record numbers for Irish TV's channel 3e.

Gina Carano

If Dana White Gets Deal with Gina Carano Do...

Jul 20, 2014Comments off487 Views

UFC president Dana White will meet with Gina Carano again on Monday. If a deal gets done, don't be surprised if it includes an immediate

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Cowboy Cerrone vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Sign...

Jul 20, 2014Comments off120 Views

Everybody wanted to see Donald Cerrone vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov, and for 20 minutes, it was on the horizon. Then it all came crashing down.

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UFC Fight Night Dublin Results: McCall Domi...

Jul 19, 2014Comments off76 Views

Ian "Uncle Creepy" McCall re-established himself as one of the UFC's top flyweight contenders in Dublin on Saturday, and then gave a bit of a

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Conor McGregor May One Day Be a UFC Champio...

Jul 18, 2014Comments off208 Views

Conor McGregor is streaking towards UFC featherweight title contention, but as bad as he wants it to happen this year, UFC president Dana White says

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UFC Champ Ronda Rousey Wins 2014 ESPY for B...

Jul 17, 2014Comments off190 Views

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey on Wednesday night added another accolade to her ever-growing list: Best Female Athlete.