All posts by Ken Pishna

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UFC Releases Statement on Ali Bagautinov Te...

Jul 11, 2014Comments off97 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday threw its full support behind the year-long suspension of Ali Bagautinov following his testing positive for EPO.

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Ronda Rousey Has Another Contender as World...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off642 Views

It’s unclear who UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey’s next challenger will be upon her return from a broken thumb and knee surgery, but there

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Knee Surgery Puts Any Hopes of a John Dodso...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off87 Views

By most counts, John Dodson is the No. 1 contender to UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson’s belt. It appears that it will be

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Ali Bagautinov Suspended After Testing Posi...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off79 Views

Ali Bagautinov tested positive for erythropoietin (EPO), a banned substance, prior to his June 14 bout with flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson at UFC 174 in

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Cat Zingano Set to Return at UFC 178 to Try...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off267 Views

Top UFC women’s bantamweight contender Cat Zingano, after nearly a year and a half on the sidelines, will make her return at UFC 178 on

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UFC Fight Pass to Stream First Invicta FC L...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off122 Views

It was already announced that the UFC had added the all-women’s promotion Invicta FC to its Fight Pass offerings, but the two promotions took it

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Jacare vs. Mousasi Confirmed as UFC Fight N...

Jul 10, 2014Comments off183 Views

The former UFC 176 co-main event has been moved to the UFC Fight Night 50 card on Sept. 5 in Ledyard, Conn., and it’s also

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Gray Maynard vs. Fabricio Camoes Latest Bou...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off160 Views

The fallout from the UFC 176 cancellation was fast and furious on Wednesday with the event’s undercard bouts quickly finding new dates; the latest being

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Chael Sonnen Does Not Dispute NAC Drug Test...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off99 Views

Former UFC fighter Chael Sonnen has responded to the Nevada Athletic Commission, accepting responsibility after testing positive on two random drug tests and waived his

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Ronda Rousey Suffered a Broken Hand in UFC ...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off130 Views

For a moment, Ronda Rousey was a consideration to try and save the now-cancelled UFC 176 fight card. The idea never grew legs, and it's

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Jacare Souza vs. Gegard Mousasi Moved to UF...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off95 Views

The UFC 176 co-main event bout between Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Gegard Mousasi, like several other bouts on the cancelled fight card, has already found

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In the Wake of UFC 176 Cancellation, UFC Of...

Jul 09, 2014Comments off58 Views

Four bouts from the cancelled UFC 176 event, including Danny Castillo vs. Tony Ferguson and Derek Brunson vs. Lorenz Larkin, have already found a home

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Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero Meet in Pivotal...

Jul 08, 2014Comments off104 Views

UFC officials on Tuesday added a pivotal middleweight match-up between Tim Kennedy and Yoel Romero to the UFC 178 fight card planned for Las Vegas.

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MMA Pioneer Pat Miletich Inducted into UFC ...

Jul 07, 2014Comments off125 Views

Mixed martial arts pioneer Pat Miletich was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame on Sunday during the UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas.

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UFC 175 Results: Yes, Chris Weidman is The ...

Jul 06, 2014Comments off99 Views

Questions swirled around UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman following his two wins over Anderson Silva, but he answered them on Saturday night at UFC 175.

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Former UFC Contender Sara McMann Welcomes I...

Jul 03, 2014Comments off133 Views

After failing to wrest the belt from UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, former Olympian Sara McMann will face another champion in her next bout.

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WSOF 11: Gaethje vs. Newell Live Stream of ...

Jul 03, 2014Comments off64 Views

Watch the World Series of Fighting 11: Gaethje vs. Newell fights streaming live on MMAWeekly.com on Saturday, July 5, beginning with the prelims at 2

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Shinya Aoki and Ben Askren Part of Four Cha...

Jul 03, 2014Comments off86 Views

ONE FC on Thursday announced a blockbuster four-title-fight card for Aug. 29 in Dubai. The championship bouts include Shinya Aoki and Ben Askren.

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UFC President Dana White Grapples with Simp...

Jul 02, 2014Comments off104 Views

The decision to terminate Chael Sonnen's broadcasting services agreement was a simple one to UFC president Dana White, but it wasn't an easy one.

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UFC Issues Statement on Chael Sonnen’...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off125 Views

The UFC on Saturday issued a statement on Chael Sonnen's second positive drug test, which included performance enhancers EPO and human growth hormone.

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First UFC Welterweight Champ Pat Miletich N...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off63 Views

The next addition to the UFC Hall of Fame is slated to be the promotion’s first welterweight champion, Pat Miletich.

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Chael Sonnen Failed Second Random Drug Test...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off145 Views

MMAWeekly.com on Saturday confirmed Chael Sonnen tested positive for prohibited substances at a second random drug test, including two banned substances that differ from those

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Two Planned 2014 UFC Pay-Per-Views for Cana...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off59 Views

Although the UFC had seemed to lay out its plans for 2014 in Canada early this year, two of the planned pay-per-view dates in the

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For Nate Marquardt, Cutting as Much Weight ...

Jun 29, 2014Comments off98 Views

Cutting the most weight possible isn't always the be-all, end-all solution that fighters had hoped for; just as Nate Marquardt.

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UFC Fight Night Auckland Results: Nate Marq...

Jun 28, 2014Comments off67 Views

Nate "The Great" Marquardt made a successful return to middleweight on Saturday in New Zealand, after a failed three-year experiment at welterweight.

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Dan Henderson Hasn’t Decided to Retur...

Jun 26, 2014Comments off77 Views

Despite reports to the contrary, UFC fighter Dan Henderson hasn’t yet determined what weight class he’ll fight in next.

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UFC Partners with VTJ for TV Tournament to ...

Jun 26, 2014Comments off59 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed a groundbreaking deal with VTJ to promote and operate a new tournament series in Japan, which expected to premiere

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Vitor Belfort Returns to the Head of the Li...

Jun 25, 2014Comments off209 Views

Now that TRT has all come crumbling down and the smoke is starting to clear, Vitor Belfort is still next in line for a title

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Resurgent UFC Veterans Dave Herman and Walt...

Jun 25, 2014Comments off151 Views

In a fight that could have title implications, resurgent UFC veterans Dave Herman and Walt Harris will square off at Titan FC 30 in Cedar

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Tyron Woodley Didn’t Hesitate to Take...

Jun 25, 2014Comments off187 Views

Tyron Woodley is not short of confidence. He might be coming off a unanimous decision defeat at the hands of Rory McDonald, but the 32-year-old