All posts by Ken Pishna

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Anderson Silva Officially Suspended by Neva...

Feb 18, 2015Comments off790 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday formally issued former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva a temporary suspension.

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Urijah Faber’s Victory Over Francisco...

Feb 17, 2015Comments off1443 Views

The outcome of the UFC 181 fight between Urijah Faber and Francisco Rivera will not be changed, even though Faber admitted there was an accidental

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Anderson Silva Also Fails UFC 183 Fight Nig...

Feb 17, 2015Comments off1335 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday confirmed that Anderson Silva has failed a second drug test, his UFC 183 post-fight screen.

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Ashlee Evans-Smith Suspended and Fined for ...

Feb 17, 2015Comments off797 Views

Ashlee Evans-Smith received her punishment from the Nevada Athletic Commission for having tested positive for a banned diuretic in her UFC 181 fight-night drug test.

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Donald Cerrone Says He Has Signed for His N...

Feb 15, 2015Comments off1287 Views

Is Donald Cerrone vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov about to finally become a reality? Cerrone won't say much other than he has signed a contract to fight.

Max Holloway

With Win Over Cole Miller, Max Holloway Dra...

Feb 15, 2015Comments off1039 Views

With his victory over Cole Miller at UFC Fight Night 60 on Saturday night, Max Holloway couldn't leave the area before he already had his

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Aisling Daly vs. Claudia Gadelha to Square ...

Feb 12, 2015Comments off1443 Views

A women’s strawweight bout between Aisling Daly and Claudia Gadelha has been added to the UFC Fight Night 64: Gonzaga vs. Cro Cop 2 fight

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Back Injury Forces Matt Wiman Out of UFC Fi...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off700 Views

A back injury has forced Matt Wiman out of his UFC Fight Night 62 bout against TUF Brazil 2 winner Leonardo Santos.

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Sarah Kaufman Draws Alexis Davis for UFC 18...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off1239 Views

Sarah Kaufman will face for the third time when the two meet on April 25 at UFC 186 in Montreal.

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Hector Lombard Becomes Latest UFC Fighter t...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off831 Views

The UFC 186 co-main event bout between Rory MacDonald and Hector Lombard was inexplicably pulled from the fight card on Tuesday, but now we know

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Demetrious Johnson Gets a Fight; Will Defen...

Feb 10, 2015Comments off591 Views

After months of waiting, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson finally has a fight booked.

Rory MacDonald vs Hector Lombard

Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard Cut from ...

Feb 10, 2015Comments off907 Views

A pivotal fight between welterweight contenders Rory MacDonald and Hector Lombard has been removed from the UFC 186 fight card.

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Georges St-Pierre Unwilling to Make UFC Ret...

Feb 10, 2015Comments off1389 Views

As performance-enhancing drug use in MMA spins out of control, former UFC champion Georges St-Pierre pulls further away from a return.

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Georges St-Pierre’s Coach Compares An...

Feb 08, 2015Comments off638 Views

Georges St-Pierre's longtime coach, Firas Zahabi, in a recent interview, compared Anderson Silva to disgraced Tour de France cyclist Lance Armstrong.

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Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Has Not Been R...

Feb 07, 2015Comments off1607 Views

Despite reports to the contrary, the UFC 183 headlining bout between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz has not been ruled a no-contest.

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Dana White Backs Anderson Silva, Keeps Him ...

Feb 04, 2015Comments off2034 Views

UFC president Dana White issued a show of support for Anderson Silva, including keeping him on as coach on TUF Brazil 4.

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Anderson Silva Breaks Silence on Testing Po...

Feb 04, 2015Comments off1026 Views

Twenty-four hours after the news broke that he tested positive for steroids, former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva broke his silence.

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Demian Maia vs. Ryan LaFlare is New UFC Fig...

Feb 04, 2015Comments off1848 Views

With the original UFC Fight Night 62 main event showdown between Urijah Faber and Raphael Assuncao cancelled, the March 21 event has a new headliner.

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Doctor Says Anderson Silva Denies Taking St...

Feb 04, 2015Comments off1287 Views

Anderson Silva has yet to address his positive drug test result, but his doctor publicly stated that Silva has denied taking steroids, at least to

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Vitor Belfort Says No to Interim Title Figh...

Feb 03, 2015Comments off1520 Views

Vitor Belfort wants a UFC middleweight title fight and ONLY a UFC middleweight title fight. He doesn’t want to fight for an interim slice of

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Thiago Tavares vs. Nik Lentz Rematch Scratc...

Feb 03, 2015Comments off421 Views

Injury rattled UFC Fight Night 60 takes another hit. Thiago Tavares vs. Nik Lentz nixed from the Broomfield, Colo. fight card.

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Dana White Confirms Vitor Belfort Shot Down...

Feb 01, 2015Comments off1410 Views

Vitor Belfort wants an interim UFC middleweight title shot. Or wait a minute, maybe he doesn’t.

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UFC 183 Results: Miesha Tate Survives Early...

Jan 31, 2015Comments off1441 Views

Miesha Tate survived a rough opening round to turn the tables on Sara McMann at UFC 183 on Saturday night, earning a majority decision victory.

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UFC 183 Results: John Lineker Wins Unanimou...

Jan 31, 2015Comments off660 Views

It will likely be his last fight in the flyweight division, but John Lineker earned a unanimous nod from the judges at UFC 183 on

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Dana White: Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineke...

Jan 31, 2015Comments off1482 Views

After Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker missed weight on Friday, UFC president Dana White said that neither will get another chance. They have to move

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Diego Brandao vs. Jimy Hettes UFC 183 Bout ...

Jan 31, 2015Comments off1318 Views

The UFC 183 preliminary bout between Diego Brandao and Jimy Hettes has been cancelled at the last minute.

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Chris Weidman Injured; Ronda Rousey vs. Cat...

Jan 31, 2015Comments off1037 Views

UFC middleweight champion Chris-Weidman-UFC-The-Time-Is-Now-Press-02Chris Weidman has had to pull out of the UFC 184 main event due to injury.

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Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker Fined, but...

Jan 30, 2015Comments off866 Views

Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker were both well over the limit for their respective UFC 183 fights. Each will be fined, but their fights will

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Jose Aldo to Defend Belt Against Conor McGr...

Jan 30, 2015Comments off978 Views

Conor McGregor on Friday confirmed that he would challenge featherweight champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189 this summer.

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Anderson Silva Won’t Wear Reebok; Act...

Jan 30, 2015Comments off896 Views

Anderson Silva this week has come out as the most prominent fighter to express his discontent with the UFC’s new uniform deal with Reebok.