All posts by Ken Pishna

Urijah Faber Announces Retirement

Oct 24, 2016Comments off1547 Views

Urijah Faber has decided that enough is enough. It's time for him to retire from active mixed martial arts competition and move on.

UFC Announces Dominick Cruz vs. Cody Garbra...

Oct 24, 2016Comments off1293 Views

The oft-rumored UFC bantamweight championship fight between Dominick Cruz and Cody Garbrandt is now official.

Shane Carwin vs Brock Lesnar

Shane Carwin Awaiting Fedor, Also Has Offer...

Oct 24, 2016Comments off1007 Views

Shane Carwin recently decided to reenter the mixed martial arts landscape as a fighter, but it won't be with the UFC.

Jon Jones - UFC 200

Jon Jones’ Attorney Claims Tests Prov...

Oct 23, 2016Comments off937 Views

Jon Jones' attorney, Howard Jacobs, claimed his client's positive UFC 200 drug test result stemmed from a contaminated product.

Alexander Shlemenko vs Kendall Grove

Alexander Shlemenko, Bobby Lashley Score Im...

Oct 22, 2016Comments off725 Views

Former middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko returned to title contention at Bellator 162 on Friday in Memphis, Tenn.

Gegard Mousasi

Dong Hyun Kim vs. Gunnar Nelson Canceled, U...

Oct 21, 2016Comments off1363 Views

The UFC Fight Night 99 main event bout between Dong Hyun Kim and Gunnar Nelson has been canceled, but UFC officials already have a new

Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez Rematch ...

Oct 20, 2016Comments off846 Views

The UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey fight card has been growing fast this week, but got its biggest addition yet on Thursday.

Jose Aldo - UFC 200

Jose Aldo Says UFC Meeting ‘Went Exac...

Oct 19, 2016Comments off1295 Views

Jose Aldo walked out of a meeting with UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Sean Shelby saying "it went exactly as expected."

UFC Layoffs Continue, Head of Canadian Oper...

Oct 19, 2016Comments off1209 Views

UFC layoffs under the promotion's new ownership continued on Wednesday, as the focus shifted to the promotion's Canadian office.

Garry Cook

Former UFC Official Garry Cook Comments Aft...

Oct 18, 2016Comments off1153 Views

Tuesday, October 18, was a dark day at UFC headquarters. The company executed a round of layoffs, which included several top executives.

Georges St-Pierre at UFC 124

Georges St-Pierre’s Attorney Reiterat...

Oct 18, 2016Comments off1345 Views

Georges St-Pierre's attorney reiterated his client's claim to free agency on Tuesday, but didn't necessarily rule out a UFC return.

Michael Bisping

Michael Bisping’s Top 3 UFC Career Hi...

Oct 18, 2016Comments off1064 Views

Believe it or not, winning the UFC middleweight championship doesn't sit at the top of Michael Bisping's career highlights.

Urijah Faber

Urijah Faber Isn’t Done Yet, Books Ne...

Oct 18, 2016Comments off815 Views

Although retirement rumors have swirled around Urijah Faber after each of his last several bouts, he's already booked his next fight.

Georges St-Pierre and Dana White

UFC Rebuffs Georges St-Pierre’s Free ...

Oct 17, 2016Comments off1273 Views

Georges St-Pierre claimed to be a free agent on Monday. The UFC begs to differ.

Georges St-Pierre - UFC 111

Georges St-Pierre Felt Insulted by New UFC ...

Oct 17, 2016Comments off1414 Views

Georges St-Pierre thought he was on track for his Octagon return, until the UFC changed hands and the new owners insulted him.

Justin Gaethje - WSOF

WSOF Banking on All Championship Fights on ...

Oct 17, 2016Comments off893 Views

Hot on the heels of canceling its next two events, WSOF confirmed that it is going with all title fights on its New Year's Eve

Georges St-Pierre

Georges St-Pierre: I’m a Free Agent; ...

Oct 17, 2016Comments off1441 Views

"Right now, I’m free agent," said former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre.

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WSOF Cancels Next Two Events

Oct 17, 2016Comments off1031 Views

World Series of Fighting has cancelled its next two live events.

Vitor Belfort

No, Vitor Belfort Did Not Retire

Oct 16, 2016Comments off886 Views

The reports of the death of Vitor Belfort's career have been greatly exaggerated... or, at the least, misinterpreted.

Conor McGregor at UFC 178

Conor McGregor Rebukes Nevada’s Fine:...

Oct 14, 2016Comments off1251 Views

Nevada may have seen fit to levy Conor McGregor an astounding fine, but they may have a difficult time collecting from the UFC superstar.

Georges St-Pierre at UFC 58

Dana White: Georges St-Pierre Not Headlinin...

Oct 13, 2016Comments off1255 Views

UFC president Dana White on Wednesday shot down hopes of a Georges St-Pierre comeback at UFC 206 in Toronto, naming a different headliner.

Paige VanZant

Paige VanZant Headlines UFC on FOX 22

Oct 12, 2016Comments off917 Views

Paige VanZant returns to the headliner's role at UFC on FOX 22 on Dec. 17 in Sacramento, Calif.

Conor McGregor UFC 205 presser

Conor McGregor Doesn’t ‘Ever Wa...

Oct 12, 2016Comments off998 Views

Conor McGregor doesn't ever want to fight in Nevada again after being fined $150,000 by the Nevada Athletic Commission.

Ronda Rousey vs Amanda Nunes for UFC Belt

Ronda Rousey Returns at UFC 207

Oct 12, 2016Comments off1413 Views

After nearly a year outside of the Octagon, Ronda Rousey finally has a date set for her UFC return.

Conor McGregor Levied Substantial Penalties...

Oct 10, 2016Comments off1606 Views

Conor McGregor received his punishment from the Nevada Athletic Commission on Monday for his part in a bottle-throwing melee with Nate Diaz.

Dan Henderson

Dan Henderson Stands By Retirement Talk, Ca...

Oct 09, 2016Comments off722 Views

Dan Henderson has been competing in MMA for nearly two decades, but he confirmed that UFC 204 was the last time we will see him

Gegard Mousasi

Gegard Mousasi Rocks Vitor Belfort, Finishe...

Oct 08, 2016Comments off749 Views

Gegard Mousasi executed his game plan to perfection at UFC 204, dismantling Vitor Belfort in their co-main event bout.

Justin Gaethje vs Ozzy Dugulubgov

Justin Gaethje vs. Ozzy Dugulubgov WSOF 33 ...

Oct 07, 2016Comments off846 Views

Friday night's World Series of Fighting 33 main event has been canceled due to medical concerns.

BJ Penn

BJ Penn Injury Leads to Cancellation of UFC...

Oct 06, 2016Comments off1485 Views

The UFC has cancelled next week's UFC Fight Night: Lamas vs. Penn event after BJ Penn was forced out of the main event due to

Roy Nelson - UFC 146

Roy Nelson Faces Lengthy Suspension and Lar...

Oct 06, 2016Comments off1360 Views

Roy Nelson is facing a potentially lengthy suspension and significant fines over his kicking of referee John McCarthy at UFC Brasilia.