All posts by Ken Pishna

Conor McGregor UFC 205 presser

Conor McGregor, Sportsperson of the Year, A...

Dec 19, 2016Comments off1467 Views

Unsure why Dana White said he was taking 10 months off, Conor McGregor has a few items on his agenda before a UFC return.

Julianna Pena Wants a Title Shot After Vale...

Dec 18, 2016Comments off1584 Views

Julianna Pena headlines her first UFC when she squares off with Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 23 in Denver, but she's not happy about

Jon Jones at UFC 135

Jon Jones Explains Getting “Blacked-O...

Dec 18, 2016Comments off1554 Views

Often called the best fighter on the planet, it's stunning to learn that Jon Jones used to get "blacked-out wasted" before all of his fights.

Derrick Lewis

UFC 208 Fight Card Filling Fast, Gets Two M...

Dec 15, 2016Comments off1583 Views

The UFC 208 fight card slated for Brooklyn, N.Y. in February is felling up fast, but got two notable additions on Thursday.

Brock Lesnar Receives Suspension, Hefty Fin...

Dec 15, 2016Comments off1615 Views

The Nevada Athletic Commission on Thursday issued Brock Lesnar a one-year suspension and hefty fine.

Andrei Arlovski

Andrei Arlovski vs. Francis Ngannou Inked f...

Dec 14, 2016Comments off920 Views

The UFC on FOX 23 fight card is coming together quickly, drawing a heavyweight throwdown between Andrei Arlovski and Francis Ngannou.

Donald Cerrone - UFC 206

Donald Cerrone Draws Jorge Masvidal for UFC...

Dec 14, 2016Comments off1071 Views

Making a quick turnaround from UFC 206 in Toronto, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone was granted his wish and will fight on Jan. 28 in Denver.

Dana White and Cris Cyborg

Cris Cyborg Sets Ronda Rousey Aside, Will O...

Dec 13, 2016Comments off1121 Views

Cris Cyborg is done fighting with Dana White and she's done with catchweight "superfights," even against Ronda Rousey.

Anthony Pettis

Anthony Pettis Gives Up on UFC Featherweigh...

Dec 12, 2016Comments off1331 Views

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is surrendering his assault on the featherweight division and heading back to fight at 155 pounds.

Jose Aldo - UFC 200

Jose Aldo Says He’s Putting Featherwe...

Dec 12, 2016Comments off1397 Views

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo said on Monday that he is going to be making the first defense of the belt in February against the

Derrick Lewis

Derrick Lewis Overcomes Shamil Abdurakhimov...

Dec 09, 2016Comments off1037 Views

The waters may have been difficult to navigate, but Derrick Lewis kept his winning streak alive by stopping Shamil Abdurakhimov at UFC Fight Night 102.

Dana White ‘Shocked’ by One Fig...

Dec 07, 2016Comments off1395 Views

Dana White wasn't so much shocked by the formation of a new fighter association, but he was taken aback by one fighter's inclusion.

Dana White and Cris Cyborg

Dana White Says Cris Cyborg Shot Down UFC F...

Dec 06, 2016Comments off1771 Views

While Cris Cyborg has been calling for a UFC featherweight division, Dana White said that she shot down his attempts to put her in a

UFC on FOX 23 Shevchenko vs Pena

Valentina Shevchenko vs. Julianna Pena Gets...

Dec 06, 2016Comments off1208 Views

An oft-rumored bout between top UFC bantamweight contenders Julianna Pena and Valentina Shevchenko is getting main-event treatment.

Demetrious Johnson

Demetrious Johnson Takes a Tough Win Over T...

Dec 04, 2016Comments off1081 Views

Demetrious Johnson took the victory over Tim Elliott at the TUF 24 Finale in Las Vegas, but the fight was closer than the outcome might

Jorge Masvidal UFC on Fox 8

Jorge Masvidal Beats Jake Ellenberger with ...

Dec 04, 2016Comments off938 Views

Jorge Masvidal took home the victory over Jake Ellenberger at The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale, although it was hardly the ending that anyone had expected.

Patrick Cummins

Patrick Cummins Withdraws from UFC Albany B...

Dec 02, 2016Comments off956 Views

Patrick Cummins announced on Friday that he has withdrawn from his scheduled fight with Gian Villante.

Roy Nelson Publicly Apologizes for Kicking ...

Dec 02, 2016Comments off890 Views

Roy Nelson apologized on Friday for kicking referee John McCarthy following his September fight in Brazil.

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather

Stop the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweathe...

Dec 01, 2016Comments off1480 Views

Yes, Conor McGregor is a licensed boxer in the state of California, but the con game is over.

Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor Granted Boxing License

Nov 30, 2016Comments off1062 Views

So what in the world is Conor McGregor up to after getting a boxing license?

Jose Aldo Calls Conor McGregor a Coward, UF...

Nov 29, 2016Comments off1444 Views

Jose Aldo wasn't surprised when the UFC named him featherweight champion. "I have always been the champion. I lost (the McGregor) fight because of a

Khabib Nurmagomedov - UFC 205 Post

With Conor McGregor Taking a Break, Khabib ...

Nov 28, 2016Comments off1759 Views

With Conor McGregor expected to be out until at least May, Khabib Nurmagomedov is demanding an interim UFC lightweight title fight.

Georges St-Pierre & Donald Cerrone

Georges St-Pierre, Donald Cerrone, Others A...

Nov 28, 2016Comments off1173 Views

Georges St-Pierre, Donald Cerrone, and several other UFC fighters are teaming up with Bellator founder Bjorn Rebney for an MMA "redefining announcement."

Conor McGregor Relinquishes UFC Featherweig...

Nov 27, 2016Comments off1817 Views

UFC officials on Saturday announced that the promotion's first dual-division champion, Conor McGregor, has relinquished his featherweight championship.

Tim Kennedy

Tim Kennedy Draws Suspended Kelvin Gastelum...

Nov 27, 2016Comments off1135 Views

Tim Kennedy has drawn Kelvin Gastelum for UFC 206. The one catch? Gastelum is currently under a six-month suspension.

Daniel Kelly Gets Busted Open, but Takes th...

Nov 26, 2016Comments off993 Views

Daniel Kelly's face was painted red with blood, but he took the win over Chris Camozzi at UFC Melbourne on Saturday.

Bellator 167 Pitbull vs Campos 2

Bellator 167 Replacement Main Event Scrappe...

Nov 25, 2016Comments off824 Views

Bellator 167 already underwent one main event swap in early November. On Friday, the replacement main event was nixed.

Ryan Bader

What’s Next for Ryan Bader, the Top F...

Nov 22, 2016Comments off1080 Views

Ryan Bader fought out the last bout on his UFC contract when he defeated Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. So, what is next?

Rashad Evans Rebukes Athletic Commission He...

Nov 22, 2016Comments off1045 Views

Despite being denied a license to fight twice in a two-week span, Rashad Evans issued a statement rebuking athletic commission health concerns.

BJ Penn to Headline First UFC Event of 2017

Nov 21, 2016Comments off1638 Views

The UFC is going to try once again to get Hall of Famer BJ Penn back into the Octagon.