All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 158 Adds Another Welterweight Bout: Sea...

Jan 08, 2013NoNo Comments1020 Views

UFC officials have been hard at work on the fight cards for the first quarter of 2013, the latest addition being a welterweight bout between

The UFC’s Call was a Saving Grace for...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments1087 Views

Todd Duffee parted ways with the UFC in late 2010, amidst confounding circumstances, but he's back and in old form, knocking opponents out.

Liz Carmouche Asked for Ronda Rousey and Sh...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments2429 Views

Ask and ye shall receive. Ask is what Liz Carmouche did, and she received the first shot at the UFC’s inaugural women’s bantamweight champion Ronda

Invicta FC 4 Results: Carla Esparza Takes S...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments2223 Views

Many questioned Bec Hyatt’s place in Saturday night’s strawweight title fight opposite Carla Esparza at Invicta FC 4, but after the way the fight went

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Dan Miller Welcomes Jordan Mein to the Octa...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments884 Views

The UFC on Friday added its fifth welterweight bout to the UFC 158 fight card, bringing Strikeforce transfer Jordan Mein in to face UFC veteran

Spike Officials Pleased with Bellator 360 T...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments862 Views

Bellator 360 marked the launch of Bellator programming on its new television home, and Spike TV officials are pleased with the ratings the show's first

Carla Esparza vs Bec Hyatt at Invicta FC 4 weigh-ins

Invicta FC 4 Weigh-in Results: Esparza vs. ...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments1811 Views

There was some minor miscommunication at the Invicta FC 4 weigh-ins on Friday, but when all was said and done, the strawweight title fight between

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Death Wish or PR Stunt? Undefeated Boxer Ty...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments2320 Views

British boxing champion Tyson Fury has had trouble luring either of the famed Klitschko brothers into a boxing match, so on Friday he called out

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UFC on Fox 7 Targeted for HP Pavilion

Jan 03, 2013NoNo Comments867 Views

UFC on Fox 7 is being targeted for a return to the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., although expectations for the event will be

Dana White: “There’s No Way in ...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1372 Views

Four losses in a row be damned, UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Sean Shelby won't be releasing Leonard Garcia from the UFC roster anytime

UFC 155 Fighter Bonuses: Jim Miller and Joe...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1346 Views

Saturday night’s UFC 155 main event didn’t necessarily go as planned with Cain Velasquez dominating Junior dos Santos, but there was another fight that delivered

UFC 155 Results: Jim Miller Leaves Joe Lauz...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1972 Views

Jim Miller threw everything he had at Joe Lauzon at UFC 155 on Saturday night, but try as he might, he couldn't stop Lauzon, who

UFC 155 Results: Yushin Okami Wins Rematch ...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments781 Views

It appeared very much like their first fight six years ago, but once again, Yushin Okami got the better of Alan Belcher, winning a unanimous

Jim Miller Excited for Late Call to Fight J...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments1550 Views

Jim Miller is never one to turn away from a fight when the UFC comes calling, and he was more than happy to answer when

Plain and Simple, Eddie Wineland Fights to ...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments785 Views

There are fighters that "fight not to lose" and those that "fight to win." Count UFC bantamweight contender Eddie Wineland among those fighting purely to

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Invicta FC 4 Loses Main Eventer to Surgery;...

Dec 28, 2012NoNo Comments995 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is far from the only fight promotion that’s been bitten by the injury bug. The latest is Invicta FC, the fast-rising

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UFC Headed to Mexico in January to Cast ...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1057 Views

UFC president Dana White has been saying for years that he’s taking his company to Mexico, but Thursday was the first time that he revealed

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Lik...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1289 Views

It has been more than a year since Dana White first declared Gilbert Melendez was making the move to the Octagon. A lengthy, torturous wait

UFC 155 Pre-Fight Heat Centers on Cain Vela...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments3625 Views

While Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez promises an explosive bout on Saturday night, the pre-fight heat at Thursday's press conference centered on Velasquez's "Brown

Injury Bug is Back, Takes a Bite Out of UFC...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments625 Views

We’re just about to close out 2012, but the UFC injury bug is already making its way into the New Year, taking another bite out

Marloes Coenen Bout Added to Dream 18; Even...

Dec 26, 2012NoNo Comments2015 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen is a late addition to the Dream.18 New Year's Eve event in Japan. MMAWeekly.com has also confirmed the event will

Undefeated Featherweight Chas Skelly Emphat...

Dec 22, 2012NoNo Comments998 Views

Chas Skelly returned to active competition in 2012 after a couple years out due to injury; he blasted back in a big way, winning three

Patrick Cote Draws Bobby Voelker in Welterw...

Dec 21, 2012NoNo Comments1274 Views

Patrick Cote recently announced that he'll be making the drop to welterweight, now he has an event and opponent for his 170-pound debut.

Robbie Lawler Makes Octagon Return at UFC 1...

Dec 20, 2012NoNo Comments3518 Views

Robbie Lawler is set to make his Octagon return at UFC 157 on Feb. 23 against Top 10 welterweight Josh Koscheck.

Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson Official f...

Dec 19, 2012NoNo Comments1177 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday confirmed Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson for the UFC 157 fight card, and also announced a new fight for TUF Live

Will BJ Penn Hang Up the Gloves for Good Fo...

Dec 17, 2012NoNo Comments2659 Views

UFC president Dana White led the calls for BJ Penn to hang up the gloves for good following his recent loss to Rory MacDonald, but

Patrick Cote vs. Alessio Sakara UFC 158 Rem...

Dec 17, 2012NoNo Comments4152 Views

The announced UFC 158 rematch between Patrick Cote and Alessio Sakara is off the card before the Mike Goldberg’s words during the TUF 16 Finale

TUF 16 Finale Fighters Bonuses: Pat Barry&#...

Dec 16, 2012NoNo Comments841 Views

Colton Smith may have become The Ultimate Fighter on Saturday night, but several other fighters – Pat Barry leading the way – scored $40,000 fighter

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Johny Hendricks vs. Jake Ellenberger at UFC...

Dec 15, 2012NoNo Comments1022 Views

UFC 158 is quickly becoming welterweight-fest 2013. Johny Hendricks vs. Jake Ellenberger was added on Saturday, as the reported GSP vs. Nick Diaz fight was

UFC Will Return to Australia in 2013 for An...

Dec 15, 2012NoNo Comments1187 Views

Aussie fans are already clamoring for more, but UFC officials say that the promotion, at minimum, will return in 2013 for another edition of TUF