All posts by Ken Pishna

Michinori Tanaka

Michinori Tanaka Suspended Following Positi...

Dec 02, 2014Comments off649 Views

UFC bantamweight Michinori Tanaka has tested positive for prohibited substances as part of the UFC’s drug testing measures at UFC Fight Night 52.

Josh Koscheck

Josh Koscheck Returns at UFC 184 to Fight J...

Dec 02, 2014Comments off1186 Views

It’s been more than a year since Josh Koscheck last set foot in the Octagon, but UFC officials on Tuesday announced he would return against

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UFC Fighter Uniform Payouts to be Determine...

Dec 02, 2014Comments off1488 Views

The UFC and Reebok announced a new fighter uniform and fan apparel deal on Tuesday, with championships and rankings determining who is paid the most.

Georges St-Pierre

Hector Lombard Knows Georges St-Pierre is C...

Dec 01, 2014Comments off2413 Views

Hector Lombard says that he knows that Georges St-Pierre is coming out of retirement, and he wants to fight GSP at UFC 193 in Melbourne.

Ian McCall vs John Lineker

Derailed Ian McCall vs. John Lineker Bout R...

Nov 25, 2014Comments off901 Views

The derailed fight between top flyweight contenders Ian McCall and John Lineker has been rescheduled for UFC 183.

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Vitor Belfort Says He’s Better Withou...

Nov 25, 2014Comments off1438 Views

As he prepares to challenge UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, Vitor Belfort says he's "stronger, lighter and faster" since he quit using TRT.

Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz

Nick Diaz Isn’t Fanatical About Fighting,...

Nov 25, 2014Comments off1512 Views

Despite being a scrappy fighter that fans love to watch, Nick Diaz isn't in love with fight, but the UFC made him an offer he

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Lesson Learned: Cub Swanson Takes His Lumps

Nov 23, 2014Comments off914 Views

Frankie Edgar pummeled Cub Swanson for five rounds and crushed his promise of a title shot. Swanson took his lumps and thanked Edgar for a

Edson Barboza

UFC Fight Night 57 Results: Edson Barboza U...

Nov 23, 2014Comments off688 Views

Edson Barboza scored a major victory on Saturday night, upsetting Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night 57 in Austin, Texas.

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UFC Fight Night 57 Results: Joseph Benavide...

Nov 22, 2014Comments off681 Views

Joseph Benavidez once again proved that he is the best flyweight fighter in the UFC without the belt, by besting Dustin Ortiz at UFC Fight

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Cub Swanson Heads into UFC Fight Night 57 w...

Nov 22, 2014Comments off729 Views

It's simple. If Cub Swanson wins, he gets a title shot. The only problem, Frankie Edgar wants to upset his apple cart.

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Vanessa Porto Pulled from Invicta FC 10 Aft...

Nov 21, 2014Comments off880 Views

Invicta Fighting Championships on Thursday announced that Vanessa Porto has been removed from her planned Invicta FC 10 bout with Roxanne Modafferi.

Vitor Belfort

Vitor Belfort Passes Nov. 1 Random Drug Tes...

Nov 20, 2014Comments off1230 Views

Vitor Belfort has cleared the first of what is likely to be several hurdles leading up to his UFC 184 title challenge of middleweight champion

Raquel Pennington

Raquel Pennington Draws New UFC 181 Opponen...

Nov 19, 2014Comments off1538 Views

With former world champion boxer Holly Holm sidelined due to a neck injury, Raquel Pennington on Wednesday finally got a new UFC 181 opponent.

Tyron Woodley

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Tyron Woodley Lands UFC...

Nov 18, 2014Comments off962 Views

Kelvin Gastelum, fresh off of a victory in Mexico City, will take the UFC 183 main support role in his toughest test to date, as

Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar

Tito Ortiz Fined for Two-Fingered Salute at...

Nov 17, 2014Comments off1344 Views

Tito Ortiz was assessed a fine for his unsportsmanlike behavior following his win over Stephan Bonnar.

Fabricio Werdum

How Special is an Interim UFC Belt to Fabri...

Nov 16, 2014Comments off716 Views

Fabricio Werdum is a man with many accolades. So where does winning a UFC interim championship stack up against de-throning Fedor?

Melvin Guillard

WSOF 15 Weigh-in Results: Melvin Guillard M...

Nov 14, 2014Comments off899 Views

The WSOF's night of champions fell one title fight short on Friday when Melvin Guillard was well over the limit for what was supposed to

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XFC Filing Lawsuit Against World Series of ...

Nov 14, 2014Comments off666 Views

XFC officials on Friday released a statement claiming they have filed suit against WSOF for signing Kalindra Faria while she is still under an exclusive

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If Cain Velasquez Can’t Recover On Ti...

Nov 13, 2014Comments off1563 Views

Cain Velasquez is expected to return in early 2015, but if he can't, the winner between Fabricio Werdum and Mark Hunt could lose interim designation.

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Jacare Souza vs. Yoel Romero Adds to Growin...

Nov 13, 2014Comments off1088 Views

UFC officials on Thursday announced the addition of a middleweight bout between Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero.

Dan Henderson vs Gegard Mousasi

Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi Takes UFC ...

Nov 12, 2014Comments off1447 Views

The UFC is going big for its first European stadium show, adding Dan Henderson vs. Gegard Mousasi as the UFC on FOX 14 co-main event.

Anthony Johnson

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Anthony Johnson He...

Nov 12, 2014Comments off1447 Views

Alexander Gustafsson and Anthony Johnson will meet in the main event of the next UFC on FOX event, which will take place in a Swedish

Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar

Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar Both Pass Bel...

Nov 11, 2014Comments off942 Views

Bellator 131 main eventers Tito Ortiz and Stephan Bonnar each has been randomly tested for performance enhancing drugs.

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ESPN Hires UFC Veteran Chael Sonnen as MMA ...

Nov 11, 2014Comments off996 Views

ESPN has hired former UFC fighter and FOX broadcaster Chael Sonnen as MMA analyst.

Cole Miller

Cole Miller vs. Max Hollaway Tops First Thr...

Nov 10, 2014Comments off858 Views

On Monday, UFC officials announced the first three bouts for the Valentine’s Day event at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo., on the outskirts of

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Ovince St. Preux Doesn’t Think Shogun...

Nov 09, 2014Comments off950 Views

Ovince St. Preux wasn't exactly ready to write off his 34-second knockout to Shogun Rua losing a step, and neither was Shogun.

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UFC Brazil Results: Ovince St. Preux Shocks...

Nov 09, 2014Comments off1083 Views

In a stunner, late replacement Ovince St. Preux pulled off a shocker, knocking Shogun Rua out almost as soon as their fight started.

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UFC Brazil Results: Warlley Alves Takes Hom...

Nov 09, 2014Comments off867 Views

While it appeared the fight was going in Alan Jouban's favor, the judges awarded Warlley Alves a unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 56 on

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RFA 20 Results: Luke Sanders Wins Title, Te...

Nov 07, 2014Comments off997 Views

Luke Sanders captured the RFA bantamweight championship on Friday night, declaring himself ready for a jump to the UFC.