All posts by Ken Pishna

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ESPN Hires UFC Veteran Chael Sonnen as MMA ...

Nov 11, 2014Comments off1017 Views

ESPN has hired former UFC fighter and FOX broadcaster Chael Sonnen as MMA analyst.

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Cole Miller vs. Max Hollaway Tops First Thr...

Nov 10, 2014Comments off867 Views

On Monday, UFC officials announced the first three bouts for the Valentine’s Day event at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo., on the outskirts of

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Ovince St. Preux Doesn’t Think Shogun...

Nov 09, 2014Comments off961 Views

Ovince St. Preux wasn't exactly ready to write off his 34-second knockout to Shogun Rua losing a step, and neither was Shogun.

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UFC Brazil Results: Ovince St. Preux Shocks...

Nov 09, 2014Comments off1096 Views

In a stunner, late replacement Ovince St. Preux pulled off a shocker, knocking Shogun Rua out almost as soon as their fight started.

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UFC Brazil Results: Warlley Alves Takes Hom...

Nov 09, 2014Comments off875 Views

While it appeared the fight was going in Alan Jouban's favor, the judges awarded Warlley Alves a unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 56 on

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RFA 20 Results: Luke Sanders Wins Title, Te...

Nov 07, 2014Comments off1012 Views

Luke Sanders captured the RFA bantamweight championship on Friday night, declaring himself ready for a jump to the UFC.

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John Lineker Makes Weight on Final Attempt,...

Nov 07, 2014Comments off860 Views

John Lineker made weight on his final attempt on Friday, but if he wins on Saturday, should the UFC risk a future title shot considering

Wanderlei Silva

Wanderlei Silva Lashes Out at the UFC Again...

Nov 07, 2014Comments off1059 Views

Wanderlei Silva has again lashed out the UFC and its treatment of fighters, reiterating his desire to accept the role of instigating change.

Anthony Johnson

UFC Reinstates Anthony Johnson After Legal ...

Nov 06, 2014Comments off1189 Views

The legal complaint filed against UFC light heavyweight Anthony Johnson has been dismissed. Is a fight with Alexander Gustafsson in the offing?

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Cathal Pendred Latest in a Flurry of Irish ...

Nov 06, 2014Comments off1331 Views

Cathal Pendred joins Irish teammates Conor McGregor and Patrick Holohan on the UFC Boston card, which also includes Northern Ireland’s Norman Parke.

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Ryan Ford Suspended for Six Months for Figh...

Nov 05, 2014Comments off1218 Views

World Series of Fighting Canadian welterweight champion Ryan Ford has been suspended for six months for failing to reveal an injury prior to his most

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Suspensions and Fines for Four Bellator 127...

Nov 04, 2014Comments off1162 Views

The four Bellator 127 fighters that failed their post-fight drug tests were handed their punishment by the California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday.

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Roy Jones, Jr. Says UFC Won’t Allow A...

Nov 04, 2014Comments off1929 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has long wanted to box Roy Jones Jr., but the boxing champion doesn't believe the UFC will ever allow

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Ronda Rousey Says Cris Cyborg Should Be Cha...

Nov 03, 2014Comments off3681 Views

Ronda Rousey has long railed against performance-enhancing drugs, but on Monday said Cris Cyborg should be charged with attempted homicide.

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John Howard Gets Hometown Fight Against Lor...

Nov 03, 2014Comments off1052 Views

On Monday, UFC officials announced the John “Doomsay” Howard would get the hometown advantage in his next fight, facing Lorenz Larkin in Boston.

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Tom DeBlass Pulls Out of King Mo Lawal Figh...

Nov 02, 2014Comments off1317 Views

Tom DeBlass has been forced out of his Bellator 131 fight with King Mo Lawal due to a deep cut on his forehead, and is

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Four Bellator 127 Fighters Fail Drug Tests;...

Oct 31, 2014Comments off961 Views

Four fighters from Bellator 127 have failed their post-fight drug tests.

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Rustam Khabilov vs. Danny Castillo is Lates...

Oct 30, 2014Comments off1085 Views

UFC officials announced late Wednesday that Rustam Khabilov and Danny Castillo was the latest move in a flurry of UFC 182 activity.

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Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury Replaces Rond...

Oct 29, 2014Comments off1769 Views

The dominoes fell on Wednesday. With Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano headed to UFC 184, Donald Cerrone vs. Myles Jury took the UFC 182 co-main

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Rousey vs. Zingano Joins Weidman vs. Belfor...

Oct 29, 2014Comments off2949 Views

In a surprise move, the UFC on Wednesday revealed that Ronda Rousey vs. Cat Zingano would join Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort in Los Angeles.

Tim Boetsch

Tim Boetsch and Thales Leites Meet in UFC 1...

Oct 29, 2014Comments off924 Views

Middleweights Tim Boetsch and Thales Leites will square off at UFC 183, as support for Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz in Las Vegas.

Robert Drysdale

Robert Drysdale Suspended and Fined for TUF...

Oct 27, 2014Comments off881 Views

Robert Drysdale on Monday finally had his official sanction handed down by the Nevada Athletic Commission.

Anderson Silva

Anderson Silva Reportedly Signs New 15-Figh...

Oct 27, 2014Comments off1898 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has inked a new 15-fight contract, all but assuring he will end his career in the Octagon.

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Vitor Belfort Confirms Chris Weidman Fight ...

Oct 26, 2014Comments off1729 Views

Vitor Belfort in a Sunday report confirmed that his fight with Chris Weidman is on the move to Los Angeles, and provided a date for

Fabio Maldonado

UFC 179 Results: Fabio Maldonado Victory Ha...

Oct 25, 2014Comments off1780 Views

Fabio Maldonado stayed true to his come-from-behind style in earning a second-round stoppage at UFC 179 on Saturday night.

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UFC 179 Results: Neil Magny Ties UFC Victor...

Oct 25, 2014Comments off2493 Views

Neil Magny achieved his immediate goal of tying the UFC victories record with his UFC 179 TKO stoppage of William "Patolino" Macario.

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Conor McGregor to Headline Special Sunday U...

Oct 24, 2014Comments off5124 Views

Conor McGregor could have sat on the sidelines awaiting a title shot, but he’s not. He’s once again shipping up to Boston to headline a

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Diego Sanchez Suffers Injury, UFC 180 Bout ...

Oct 24, 2014Comments off3555 Views

The UFC injury bug knows no bounds. An injury to Diego Sanchez has forced the cancellation of his bout in Mexico City.

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Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort Likely to H...

Oct 23, 2014Comments off5420 Views

It looks like Chris Weidman’s UFC middleweight title defense against Vitor Belfort is on the move to California.

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Dana White Curious to See What a Healthy Br...

Oct 23, 2014Comments off25215 Views

Former UFC champion and current WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar has yet to declare a return to the Octagon, but Dana White would welcome him with