All posts by Ken Pishna


Jose Aldo’s Controversial Out-of-Comp...

Jul 06, 2015Comments off1357 Views

Following a bit of controversy surrounding the collection of an out-of-competition drug test sample, Jose Aldo has returned a clean drug test result.


Gilbert Melendez Tests Positive, Suspended,...

Jul 06, 2015Comments off1824 Views

UFC lightweight Gilbert Melendez tests positive following UFC 188, handed one-year suspension.


Uriah Hall Draws Joe Riggs at UFC Fight Nig...

Jul 03, 2015Comments off859 Views

Uriah Hall will meet Joe Riggs in a middleweight bout at UFC Fight Night 73 in Nashville.


Jose Aldo Provides X-Rays of Injury; Calls ...

Jul 02, 2015Comments off2527 Views

After receiving a flurry of criticism on Wednesday, Jose Aldo provided proof of his injury and blasted the interim title, calling it a "toy belt."


Undefeated Miles Hunsinger Plans a Bad Nigh...

Jul 02, 2015Comments off478 Views

Undefeated welterweight prospect Miles Hunsinger is preparing for a bad night at RFA 27 on Friday night... a bad night for Austin Miller.

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Why Are Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor Figh...

Jul 01, 2015Comments off1878 Views

With UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo not expected to be sidelined for long, why did the UFC make Chad Mendes vs. Conor McGregor and interim

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DA Awaits Further Evidence to Put Jon Jones...

Jul 01, 2015Comments off1948 Views

A deadline hits on Monday, but New Mexico DA's hit-and-run case against former UFC champ Jon Jones is still likely to go before a grand

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Commission Leaning Towards a Green Light, b...

Jun 30, 2015Comments off575 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission is poised to clear Jose Aldo to fight Conor McGregor at UFC 189, but the champ has yet to decide if


UFC Fight Night 70 Results: Yoel Romero KOs...

Jun 28, 2015Comments off1241 Views

Yoel Romero impressed with his knockout finish of Lyoto Machida, but much of the post-fight attention is on his rant and whether or not it

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New York MMA Tapping Out … Again; Dan...

Jun 25, 2015Comments off1126 Views

The New York legislative session is expected to close with Tuesday's votes, and once again, the bill to legalize professional MMA dies on the vine.


Red Hot Paige VanZant to Return Against Ale...

Jun 24, 2015Comments off1804 Views

Red hot Paige VanZant is burning up the strawweight division, but the UFC isn't rushing her into the title picture with her next bout.

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U.S. Visa Issues Force Ricky Story vs. Eric...

Jun 24, 2015Comments off844 Views

Ongoing problems with the U.S. visa system has forced numerous UFC changes. The latest sees Rick Story vs. Erick Silva moved to UFC Fight Night


Gegard Mousasi to Fight Roan Carneiro at UF...

Jun 24, 2015Comments off885 Views

Gegard Mousasi vs. Roan Carneiro expected to be added to UFC Fight Night 77 card in Japan.


CSAC Hammers Alexander Shlemenko with Three...

Jun 23, 2015Comments off950 Views

The California State Athletic Commission dropped the hammer on Alexander Shelmenko after he tested positive for an elevated T/E ratio and for steroids.

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UFC 189 Welterweight Shuffle Matches Gunnar...

Jun 23, 2015Comments off1339 Views

While reports swirl about the UFC 189 main event between Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor, Gunnar Nelson kicked off a welterweight shuffle on Tuesday.

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Reported Rib Injury May Force Jose Aldo Out...

Jun 23, 2015Comments off2233 Views

The UFC 189 headliner between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor is in jeopardy after Aldo reportedly suffered a fractured rib.

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

Jun 23, 2015Comments off690 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, 2015Comments off1684 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, 2015Comments off476 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, 2015Comments off825 Views

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


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

Jun 17, 2015Comments off626 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.


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

Jun 17, 2015Comments off1186 Views

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


Injury Nixes Bobby Green for UFC San Diego ...

Jun 17, 2015Comments off516 Views

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


Nate Marquardt Explains UFC 188 Meltdown, B...

Jun 16, 2015Comments off1681 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, 2015Comments off744 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, 2015Comments off992 Views

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


Max Holloway vs. Charles Oliveira Head UFC ...

Jun 15, 2015Comments off916 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, 2015Comments off1063 Views

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


Uriah Hall vs. Krzysztof Jotko Pulled from ...

Jun 12, 2015Comments off853 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, 2015Comments off885 Views

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