All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC Reportedly Strikes New Multi-Year TV De...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off1466 Views

The UFC has reportedly found a new television home for 2012 and beyond. The mixed martial arts juggernaut is reportedly headed to Fox in 2012.

UFC on Versus 5 Fighters Score $65,000 Bonu...

Aug 14, 2011Comments off1153 Views

UFC on Versus 5 took place in Milwaukee on Sunday night with a fight card chalk full of finishes and exciting fights that left UFC

UFC on Versus 5 Facebook Prelim Results: He...

Aug 14, 2011Comments off461 Views

Jimy Hettes, Cole Miller, Jacob Volkmann, and Edwin Figueroa all impressed on the opening four fights of UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle on

Strikeforce Challengers 18 Results: Joe Dua...

Aug 13, 2011Comments off861 Views

In a fight that could have swung either way on the scorecards, the judges in Las Vegas saw the Strikeforce Challengers main event in favor

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Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Ye...

Aug 12, 2011Comments off488 Views

Despite all the swirling talk about the UFC poaching all of Strikeforce's top fighters, Gilbert Melendez won't be one of them if that situation comes

No UFC Fights Scheduled, Jon Fitch’s ...

Aug 07, 2011Comments off789 Views

With one of the best records in UFC history, and wanting to fight the creme de la creme, Jon Fitch's next step in the Octagon

GSP and Nick Diaz Likely on Tap for UFC Pri...

Aug 07, 2011Comments off943 Views

Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz are likely on tap for a stint on UFC Primetime for their upcoming fight at UFC 137 in October, but

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Despite UFC 133 Loss to Rashad Evans, Tito ...

Aug 07, 2011Comments off608 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz may not have won against Rashad Evans at UFC 133, but the fire to fight still shines bright

UFC 133 Postfight Fighter Awards and Bonuse...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off603 Views

For most UFC events, the wealth often gets spread down the line to some of the preliminary bout fighters, but not so at UFC 133

UFC 133 Results: Vitor Belfort is Back!

Aug 06, 2011Comments off881 Views

Just a few months removed from being on the receiving end of a first-round knockout, Vitor Belfort is back to being the phenom, scoring a

UFC 133 Results: Constantinos Philippou Get...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off932 Views

Constantinos Philippou got the call to the UFC 133 main card, and a victory to go along with it, but he wasn't all that satisfied

UFC 133 Prelims Live on Spike Results: Mend...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off639 Views

In two UFC 133 preliminary bouts on Spike TV, leading up to Saturday night's main card in Philadelphia, we saw a light heavyweight upstart establish

UFC 133 Facebook Prelims Results: Experienc...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off958 Views

As has become custom, UFC 133 kicked off Saturday with a slate of four preliminary bouts that aired live on Facebook from the Wells Fargo

UFC Pres Dana White Says They Are Done with...

Aug 04, 2011Comments off863 Views

All but one fighter from Team Gold Glory was currently released from any contractual obligations to Strikeforce or the UFC. Company president Dana White says

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UFC 133: Tito Ortiz, “I Never Knew I ...

Aug 02, 2011Comments off400 Views

Tito Ortiz comes from a time in mixed martial arts when it was hardly considered a sport, let along a legitimate career choice. But now,

As the UK Turns, the Wheel Lands on UFC 138...

Aug 01, 2011Comments off810 Views

Che Mills has been bathed in controversy over his next fight, but it now appears that the waters are clearing and he will indeed fight

Excitement, Controversy, Uncertainty: Where...

Jul 31, 2011Comments off2035 Views

Dan Henderson was involved in one of the more exciting rounds, if not fights, in recent MMA action, stopping Fedor Emelianenko inside of the first

Amidst Strikeforce Title Talk, Tim Kennedy&...

Jul 31, 2011Comments off1072 Views

After defeating Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, title talk heated up for Tim Kennedy. The Strikeforce middleweight is happy to entertain such tallk, but he

Is Che Mills Fighting Chris Cope at UFC 138...

Jul 30, 2011Comments off1106 Views

What began as just another fight announcement for the upcoming UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz fight card has turned into a swirl of controversy.

Tim Kennedy Fights for a Bigger Prize than ...

Jul 29, 2011Comments off543 Views

Make no mistake about it, Tim Kennedy does want to become the Strikeforce middleweight champion, but there is still something bigger driving him to achieve

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No Love Lost for Jon Jones, New Team Renews...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off754 Views

Rashad Evans has made numerous changes since the last time he set foot in the Octagon, starting his own team, moving across the country. Will

With The Crow Grounded, Doug ‘The Rhi...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off1183 Views

UFC veteran and current Tachi Palace Fights middleweight champion David “The Crow” Loiseau has pulled out of next week’s bout against Giva Santana, according to

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It’s UFC or Bust for Former Strikefor...

Jul 25, 2011Comments off1546 Views

Cung Le wants continue both fighting and acting. But he's closing in on an apparent deal-breaker for his fighting career. It appears that it's either

UFC Boss Continues Claims that Culinary Uni...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off1248 Views

The UFC has been waiting. Fighters have been waiting. Fans have been waiting. But still there is no MMA in New York. UFC boss Dana

Strikeforce Challengers 17 Results: Storybo...

Jul 23, 2011Comments off1026 Views

Trilogies are typically reserved for books and movies, but fans in attendance at Strikeforce Challengers 17 were treated to the third episode of a mixed

Calgary Commission Renders Decision After R...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off1298 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Thursday rendered a decision on the questionable slow referee stoppage in the recent Kim Couture vs. Sheila Bird fight

UFC 139 Fight Card: Urijah Faber and Brian ...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off977 Views

Urijah Faber wants a rematch. Brian Bowles wants a rematch. But before either fighter gets an opportunity to step back in the Octagon with UFC

Lyle Beerbohm Out; JZ Cavalcante Set to Fig...

Jul 20, 2011Comments off380 Views

A premier lightweight bout between Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante and Lyle Beerbohm has suffered a casualty for the Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson fight card in Chicago.

MFC Releases Drew Fickett Following Second ...

Jul 19, 2011Comments off980 Views

The Maximum Fighting Championship on Monday released former MFC lightweight contender Drew Fickett from his contract with the promotion.

UFC 134 Fight Card News: Raphael Assuncao G...

Jul 18, 2011Comments off734 Views

UFC 134 got another Brazilian battle, adding a featherweight bout pitting Raphael Assuncao against Octagon newcomer Johnny Eduardo.