All posts by Ken Pishna

Dan Henderson Told He’s Fighting Lyot...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off1069 Views

Dan Henderson is currently on the mend from a knee injury, but he’ll likely be fighting Lyoto Machida at UFC 156 on Super Bowl weekend...

UFC on Fuel TV 6 Weigh-ins; First UFC in Ch...

Nov 09, 2012Comments off1495 Views

Full UFC on Fuel TV 6 weigh-in results from the promotion's first event in China. Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le is all set for the

Dave Herman’s UFC 153 Marijuana Suspe...

Nov 08, 2012Comments off3547 Views

Dave Herman, who tested positive for marijuana following UFC 153, was handed down his suspension on Thursday, which includes a stint in rehab.

Will Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre C...

Nov 07, 2012Comments off1215 Views

With Anderson Silva planning to be in attendance at UFC 154, all the talk of a potential superfight between him and Georges St-Pierre could come

Urijah Faber Expected to Return at UFC 156

Nov 06, 2012Comments off719 Views

Former WEC champion Urijah Faber has been on the sidelines since UFC 149, but it looks like he is marked for a return at UFC

Stephan Bonnar Handed One-Year Suspension; ...

Nov 06, 2012Comments off1076 Views

UFC officials on Tuesday handed down Stephan Bonnar’s suspension for testing positive for the steroid Drostanolone following his bout with Anderson Silva on Oct. 13

Alex Caceres Draws New Opponent for UFC on ...

Nov 03, 2012Comments off970 Views

Alex Caceres on Saturday drew new opponent Motonobu Tezuka, as his original opposition, Kyung Ho Kang, had to withdraw from the UFC on Fuel TV

RFA 4 Results: Tyson Griffin Back on Track ...

Nov 03, 2012Comments off1522 Views

Tyson Griffin, making his first start since exiting the UFC, took the victory over Efrain Escudero at RFA 4 on Friday night in Las Vegas.

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Vitor Belfort vs. Michael Bisping Heads UFC...

Nov 03, 2012Comments off1165 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday announced the full fight card for its Jan. 19 return to Brazil. A middleweight showdown between Vitor Belfort and

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UFC and Bellator Both Pushing for Eddie Alv...

Oct 31, 2012Comments off972 Views

Eddie Alvarez recently became the hottest property on the 155-pound market with both UFC and Bellator after him.

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Jon Jones Reveals TUF 17 Coaching Staff Inc...

Oct 31, 2012Comments off1979 Views

With filming underway, UFC light heavyweight champion and TUF 17 coach Jon Jones on Tuesday night finally revealed his coaching staff to the world.

Shane Carwin Motivated by Dislike of Roy Ne...

Oct 30, 2012Comments off1373 Views

Typically, the challenge of competition is enough for Shane Carwin, but heading into his TUF 16 Finale showdown with Roy Nelson, he has the added

Jon Jones Isn’t Randy Couture, but Chael ...

Oct 26, 2012Comments off1889 Views

Chael Sonnen has become the master of trash talk to build up fights, but even he has had to give UFC light heavyweight champion Jon

Paul Daley and Eduardo Dantas Pulled from B...

Oct 25, 2012Comments off1455 Views

The Bellator 79 fight card suffered a couple casualties this week with the loss of main card fighters Paul Daley and bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas.

Rashad Evans vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Rashad Evans vs. Rogerio Nogeuira Verbally ...

Oct 24, 2012Comments off789 Views

Rashad Evans may have had Lyoto Machida in mind as an ideal opponent for his return to the Octagon, but he will instead square off

Fighting for Survival, California Commissio...

Oct 23, 2012Comments off624 Views

Currently in a tailspin, the California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday announced that it has appointed Andy Foster as its new Executive Officer.

Is MMA on the Ropes in California?

Oct 21, 2012Comments off793 Views

The California State Athletic Commission is on the precipice of losing access to the Association of Boxing Commissions database, which would hamper the commission's ability

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UFC’s Exploding Market in Brazil Rein...

Oct 21, 2012Comments off1005 Views

The UFC's recent successes in Brazil emphasize the importance of global market expansion as growth appears to have slowed in the U.S.

Heading into UFC 154 Georges St-Pierre Figh...

Oct 21, 2012Comments off844 Views

Carlos Condit knows exactly what he's up against in Georges St-Pierre, one of the greatest fighters of all time. But he also knows that he

Calgary Commish Confirms Matt Riddle and Fr...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off1794 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Saturday confirmed Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera's suspensions and overturned the results of their bouts.

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Bellator Lightweight Tournament Semifinal P...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off1118 Views

The Bellator Season 7 Lightweight Tournament semifinal pairings are now set for Bellator 81, which takes place in November.

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Chris Weidman Says Anderson Silva is Dodgin...

Oct 20, 2012Comments off1406 Views

Chris Weidman, widely regarded as the top contender in the UFC middleweight division, is fighting in December, but it won’t be against 185-pound champion Anderson

Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera Suspended ...

Oct 19, 2012Comments off1934 Views

UFC 149 competitors Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera were each suspended for 90 days following a positive test result for banned substances.

Forrest Griffin Draws Phil Davis at UFC 155...

Oct 19, 2012Comments off1212 Views

Three days after Chael Sonnen left to fight Jon Jones, Forrest Griffin already has a new opponent and remains on the UFC 155 fight card

Why Does Chael Sonnen Get to Fight Jon Jone...

Oct 17, 2012Comments off1975 Views

If you are a UFC light heavyweight fighter complaining about the recently announced Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen fight... talk to the hand.

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Jon Jones Believes It’s Time for Clos...

Oct 17, 2012Comments off619 Views

Why Chael Sonnen? Why now? Jon Jones says he agreed to coach TUF 17 opposite Sonnen and fight him afterwards because it's time to put

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TUF Moving Away From Fridays with Jon Jones...

Oct 17, 2012Comments off757 Views

Along with the bombastic pairing of Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen, season seventeen of "The Ultimate Fighter" will see a move away from Friday nights

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Jon Fitch Back on Track, but Not Back in th...

Oct 15, 2012Comments off1231 Views

Jon Fitch rocks Thiago Alves at UFC 117One fight back into his return from nearly a year on the sidelines and the questions about a

Dana White: “Anderson Silva is the Gr...

Oct 14, 2012Comments off1839 Views

It's no secret how UFC president Dana White feels about Anderson Silva, but after UFC 153, White declared that Silva is setting records that won't

Jon Fitch Feels the Weight Fall From His Sh...

Oct 14, 2012Comments off792 Views

Jon Fitch puts on a Fight of the Night performance at UFC 153, hopefully refreshing his career, and definitely refreshing his wallet.