All posts by Ken Pishna

Team Quest Hits Busy Time Across The Globe

May 07, 2009Comments off282 Views

Krzysztof Soszynski in the UFC and Sokoudjou and Joe Warrent at Pride lead a busy month for Team Quest...

Anderson Silva vs Forrest Griffin at UFC 10...

Apr 28, 2009Comments off381 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will face former light heavyweight titleholder Forrest Griffin in the co-main event of UFC 101 in Philadelphia...

Aoki vs Sakurai To Head Dream Welterweights

Mar 13, 2009Comments off304 Views

Dream appears ready to kick off its first Welterweight Grand Prix in a big way, pitting No. 1 ranked lightweight Shinya Aoki against former Top

UFC 96: Rampage Wins, Wants His Belt Back!

Mar 08, 2009Comments off186 Views

It took all three rounds, but Quinton "Rampage" Jackson defeated Keith Jardine at UFC 96 on Saturday night to earn a return shot at the

Frank Mir Says May 23rd Date With Lesnar No...

Mar 07, 2009Comments off745 Views

After a day of conflicting reports, it appears that the May 23 date for Frank Mir and Brock Lesnar to unify the UFC heavyweight championship

Mir Injured; Out Of UFC 98 Bout With Lesnar...

Mar 06, 2009Comments off515 Views

(UPDATED) Contrasting reports put Frank Mir's participation in the recently announced UFC heavyweight title unification bout with Brock Lesnar at UFC 98 in doubt...

Possible Rule Changes Put UFC 97 In Jeopard...

Feb 12, 2009Comments off233 Views

Possible rules changes by the Quebec Athletic Commission – perhaps even a smaller cage – could put the UFC's return to Montreal, UFC 97, in

Parisyan Tests Positive; Revealed Meds Pre-...

Feb 10, 2009Comments off279 Views

The NSAC revealed on Tuesday that Karo Parisyan has tested positive for banned substances following UFC 94. Parisyan says he revealed all his medications prior

UFC 92 Prelims: Okami Lined Up for Shot at ...

Dec 27, 2008Comments off129 Views

The UFC 92 preliminary fight card ended up being a mix of lackluster affairs amidst some year-end fireworks, with Yushin Okami staying lined up for

THIAGO ALVES GETS NEXT SHOT AT UFC 170 TITL...

Dec 09, 2008Comments off772 Views

UFC president Dana White on Tuesday confirmed that Thiago Alves will get the next shot at the UFC welterweight title, regardless of who holds it...

- BISPING ANNOUNCED AS ULTIMATE FIGHTER 9 C...

Oct 18, 2008Comments off321 Views

UFC president Dana White on Saturday night officially announced that British middleweight Michael Bisping would coach the contingent from England on The Ultimate Fighter 9...

KOSCHECK STEPS IN TO FACE ALVES AT UFC 90

Oct 13, 2008Comments off406 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Monday confirmed a report by MMAWeekly.com that Diego Sanchez is out of his scheduled UFC 90 bout with Thiago Alves,

Mike Swick Back At It, Training For Goulet

Sep 17, 2008Comments off284 Views

It is all but signed off... Mike Swick says he has agreed to fight Jonathan Goulet on the live season finale of The Ultimate Fighter

- BISPING VS LEBEN AT UFC 89 IN BIRMINGHAM,...

Jul 01, 2008Comments off366 Views

The UFC on Tuesday confirmed that British superstar Michael Bisping will face Ultimate Fighter alum Chris Leben in the main event of an October return

Heath Herring To Face Brock Lesnar At UFC 8...

May 24, 2008Comments off1048 Views

MMAWeekly.com has confirmed that Heath Herring has agreed to fight Brock Lesnar at UFC 87 on Aug. 9 ...

UFC Fight Night 13 Review: Florian Brings T...

Apr 02, 2008Comments off301 Views

Before 6,742 rabid fans, Kenny Florian proved once again why he is considered one of the leading contenders to the throne that B.J. Penn and

Filho Out Of WEC Title Bout, Into Rehab

Mar 14, 2008Comments off347 Views

World Extreme Cagefighting middleweight champion Paulo Filho, battling some personal issues, has chosen to withdraw from his March 26 title defense against Chael Sonnen...

Anderson Silva Does Want To Box Roy Jones, ...

Mar 10, 2008Comments off925 Views

It is no joke, Anderson Silva, according to his manager, really does want to face Roy Jones, Jr. in a boxing match...

Horn Steps In To Face Marquardt At UFC 81

Jan 09, 2008Comments off327 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Wednesday announced that Jeremy Horn will make his return to the Octagon to face Nathan Marquardt on Feb. 2 at

On Again, Off Again, Fedor NYE Fight Confir...

Nov 20, 2007Comments off324 Views

Sources close to the situation confirmed on Monday that Fedor Emelianenko will indeed be fighting on New Year's Eve after all ...

Kerr & Dewees Off Of Tonight’s G...

Aug 17, 2007Comments off854 Views

Mark Kerr and Edwin Dewees, both scheduled to fight on the main card of tonight's Global Fighting Championship's event in Connecticut, were removed from the

Mir Out Of UFC Fight Night Due To Shoulder ...

Mar 09, 2007Comments off488 Views

Frank Mir is out of his scheduled bout with Antoni Hardonk on the April 5th UFC Fight Night due to a shoulder injury...

Babalu Responds To Tito’s Verbal Slam

Sep 06, 2006Comments off211 Views

Part of Tito Ortiz's current training regimen seems to be taking a few verbal shots at Renato "Babalu" Sobral, and Sobral is not happy about

ROTR 8 Results: Upsets And Big Breaks

Jan 21, 2006Comments off525 Views

Rumble On The Rock 8 was highlighted by the 175-pound Welterweight Grand Prix with some big upsets and even bigger breaks...

Freeman Makes It Official: “I Am Reti...

Sep 01, 2005Comments off199 Views

Ian Freeman is out of the fight with Forrest Griffin at UFC 55. Not surprisingly, he also made the decision to end his career official...

TUF 2 Week 1 Recap: A New Crop

Aug 22, 2005Comments off202 Views

Mixed martial arts fans and reality show fanatics had to sweat it out over the summer, but the toughest reality show on television is finally

Marquardt Tests Negative In Colorado

Aug 18, 2005Comments off197 Views

Nathan Marquardt landed in a firestorm of controversy this week when news broke that he tested positive for a banned substance at Ultimate Fight Night.

Marquardt Denies Steroid Use (Update 8/16)

Aug 15, 2005Comments off289 Views

Nathan Marquardt denies any use of anabolic steroids, despite positive test results reported by the Nevada State Athletic Commission...

Has Big Daddy Finally Arrived?

Jul 31, 2005Comments off495 Views

Much of the K-1 Grand Prix Hawaii tournament was overshadowed by BJ Penn and Renzo Gracie. But the performance of "Big Daddy" Gary Goodridge should

Names In The Games: Donnie Liles

Jul 21, 2005Comments off188 Views

At 13-0, Donnie Liles is looking to make his move to the big time. He'd like to fight Diego Sanchez, but first he has to