All posts by Ken Pishna

Rampage Jackson Resolute in Leaving the UFC...

Jan 30, 2013NoNo Comments1450 Views

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson appears resolute in leaving the Octagon behind. It may take some time, however, as the UFC retains a matching rights for a

Let’s Make a Deal: UFC Open to Bringi...

Jan 29, 2013NoNo Comments730 Views

While most of Strikeforce's top talent has already made the move to the UFC, Josh Barnett remains the most prominent fighter not yet making his

Randy Couture

Randy Couture Signs Partnership with Spike,...

Jan 29, 2013NoNo Comments1543 Views

Former multiple-division UFC champion Randy Couture has signed a new partnership agreement with Spike TV that includes a role as a coach on the upcoming

TJ Grant Rocketing Up UFC Lightweight Ranks...

Jan 28, 2013NoNo Comments1395 Views

TJ Grant has been riding a rocket ship since making the move to lightweight. He now believes he's ready, and UFC president Dana White agrees,

Glover Teixeira Not Worried About Being No....

Jan 27, 2013NoNo Comments1156 Views

Glover Teixeira is quickly laying down roots in the Octagon, but he is in no rush to claim a shot at Jon Jones... at least,

Rampage Jackson Insists He’s Not Done...

Jan 27, 2013NoNo Comments1177 Views

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson may have fought his last fight for the UFC on Saturday night, but he insists he's not done with MMA, resigned to

UFC on Fox 6 Fighter Bonuses: Anthony Petti...

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments1391 Views

Anthony Pettis led the charge for a cadre of fighters that earned $50,000 fighter bonuses for each of their UFC on Fox 6 post-fight honors.

UFC on Fox 6 Results: Anthony Pettis States...

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments961 Views

Former WEC champion Anthony Pettis more than made his case for a shot at the UFC lightweight title, crushing Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone with a first-round

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

Eddie Alvarez Left in Limbo; Preliminary In...

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments876 Views

Former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez will continue fighting, although the fight is going to get uglier and remain outside of the cage for the foreseeable

Bellator 86 Sees a Drop in Week-to-Week TV ...

Jan 25, 2013NoNo Comments954 Views

The first Bellator MMA broadcast on Spike set a TV ratings record for the promotion, notching in at an average of 938,000 viewers. Bellator 86

Anderson Silva May Return this Spring, but ...

Jan 25, 2013NoNo Comments900 Views

We now know that Anderson Silva is expected to return to the Octagon this spring, but the question now is: whom does Anderson Silva fight

Matt Hughes Officially Retires; Accepts New...

Jan 24, 2013NoNo Comments1644 Views

Everybody knew it was coming, but on Thursday UFC president Dana White made official the retirement of former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes.

Visions of a Champion: Does the Winner of A...

Jan 24, 2013NoNo Comments960 Views

Anthony Pettis and Donald Cerrone each dreams of wearing UFC gold around his waist, but does the winner of their UFC on Fox 6 showdown

TUF 17 Logo Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen

Minor Tweaks, New Timeslot Add Up to Record...

Jan 23, 2013NoNo Comments1011 Views

Several minor tweeks and the move to a more accessible timelsot led to huge gains for The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen premier

TUF 17 Logo Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen

TUF 17 Recap, Week 1: A New Take Rejuvenate...

Jan 22, 2013NoNo Comments794 Views

Adding a bit of a spin on the TUF 17 series premier, The Ultimate Fighter feels rejuvenated as 14 fighters make their way onto Team

CB Dollaway Plans a Busy 2013 and an Assaul...

Jan 20, 2013NoNo Comments1668 Views

CB Dollaway finally has momentum on his side, and he plans to take full advantage of it with a busy schedule and an assault on

Vitor Belfort at Affliction

UFC on FX 7 Fighter Bonuses: Vitor Belfort ...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments763 Views

UFC officials doled out $50,000 each for the UFC on FX 7 Fighter Bonuses with main eventer Vitor Belfort leading the charge with the Knockout

UFC on FX 7 Results: CB Dollaway Digs Deep ...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments1342 Views

CB Dollaway had to dig deep on Saturday night at UFC on FX 7 in Brazil, but he did and clawed his way to a

UFC on FX 7 Results: Khabib Nurmagomedov Ma...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments1084 Views

Khabib Nurmagomedov made a major statement at Saturday night's UFC on FX 7 in Brazil, knockout out Thiago Tavares on his home turf.

RFA 6 Results: James Krause Avenges Loss to...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments1050 Views

James Krause and Toby Imada rematched in the main event of Friday’s RFA 6 in Kansas City, Mo., but the fight couldn’t have been more

Bellator 85 Pulls Biggest TV Ratings in Pro...

Jan 18, 2013NoNo Comments1002 Views

It was almost a given that Bellator MMA would draw much better TV ratings with its move from MTV2 over to Spike TV, but now

Dennis Siver Falls Off UFC on Fuel TV 7 in ...

Jan 17, 2013NoNo Comments1100 Views

The UFC returns to London for the first time in more than two years on Feb. 16 for UFC on Fuel TV 7, unfortunately, one

Bellator Champ Pat Curran Promises No Ring ...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments1112 Views

It’s been 10 long months since Pat Curran won the Bellator featherweight championship, but he's ready to kick off the promotion's Spike TV debut in

Cris Cyborg vs Yamanaka

Tito Ortiz Says if Cris Cyborg Can Cut the ...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments3767 Views

Cris Cyborg's manager, Tito Ortiz, says that they're working on a healthy way for Cyborg to cut weight, and if it works, she will fight

After a Year Filled with Tragedy, Chris Wei...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments1326 Views

Despite emerging in 2012 as a legitimate threat to Anderson Silva's UFC title, Chris Weidman overcame a year chalk full over tragedy.

Daniel Cormier Strikeforce

Strikeforce Results: Daniel Cormier Dominat...

Jan 12, 2013NoNo Comments1575 Views

Saturday night was Strikeforce’s final event, and we may also have seen one of Daniel Cormier’s final fights at heavyweight, as he called out Frank

Strikeforce Results: Gegard Mousasi Makes a...

Jan 12, 2013NoNo Comments1481 Views

Gegard Mousasi rose to prominence fighting in Japan, but proved once again on Saturday night at Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine in Oklahoma City, Okla., that

Nate Marquardt Assumes He’ll Be Back in U...

Jan 11, 2013NoNo Comments1406 Views

On the cusp of his UFC return, Nate Marquardt is hopeful to get back in the Octagon, but won't look past his Strikeforce title defense

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares UFC on FX 6

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares Both Sus...

Jan 10, 2013NoNo Comments2039 Views

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares both failed their drug tests at UFC on FX 6, which took place Dec. 15 in Australia.

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

It’s Gonna Get Ugly: Eddie Alvarez an...

Jan 10, 2013NoNo Comments1603 Views

The contract negotiations between Eddie Alvarez, the UFC, and Bellator are getting ugly, just as UFC president Dana White predicted. We break down where the