All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin Prefight Pre...

Jun 10, 2011Comments off1906 Views

Photos from Thursday's UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin pre-fight press conference at Robson Square in Vancouver featuring Junior dos Santos, Shane Carwin, Dana White,

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UFC 131: Shane Carwin 2.0, Back and Feeling...

Jun 06, 2011Comments off1068 Views

It will have been nearly a year out of action when Shane Carwin steps foot back in the Octagon at UFC 131. He's retooled his

TUF 13 Winner Tony Ferguson Bags $40,000 Mo...

Jun 05, 2011Comments off967 Views

“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 13 finale took place on Saturday night at The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, crowning the latest TUF winner. UFC

TUF 13 Finale Preliminary Bouts Will Stream...

Jun 04, 2011Comments off338 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Friday announced that it would follow its latest trend, making all of the bouts on its fight cards available to

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UFC Pres Dana White Remembering MMAWeekly.c...

May 31, 2011Comments off963 Views

Hard to believe, especially for those of us that new him well, but today marks five years since the death of MMAWeekly.com co-founder Ryan Bennett.

UFC Will Honor Chael Sonnen’s Suspens...

May 30, 2011Comments off683 Views

Chael Sonnen is in no man's land. He's left to try and fight the California State Athletic Commission at the apex of his career. UFC

Possible Fracture Might Cost Rampage, but C...

May 29, 2011Comments off1367 Views

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson on Saturday night won a shot at Jon Jones and the UFC light heavyweight title, but if a fractured hand puts him

TUF 14 Finale: After Head Coaching, Michael...

May 29, 2011Comments off634 Views

Not only will Michael Bisping and Jason "Mayhem" Miller be coaching opposite one another for "The Ultimate Fighter Season 14," but the two will headline

UFC 130 Fight Night Bonuses Net $70,000; Tr...

May 29, 2011Comments off1123 Views

The usual postfight awards bonuses were handed out following UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill. Travis Browne was hands down the "Knockout of the Night" winner,

UFC 130 Prelim Results: Mighty Mouse Steals...

May 28, 2011Comments off518 Views

Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson stole the show from Miguel Torres in the UFC 130 preliminary bouts on Spike TV, while Tim Boetsch made a powerful

Shark Fights 15 Full Results and Main Event...

May 28, 2011Comments off929 Views

(Photos by Juan Maldonado, courtesy of Shark Fight Promotions LLC) Pride veteran Joey Villasenor and UFC veteran Chris Camozzi fought to a three-round draw at

Titan Fighting 18 Results: Despite Loss, Je...

May 28, 2011Comments off474 Views

Jens Pulver was dealt another setback on Friday night when Brian Davidson choked him out at Titan Fighting 18, but he's not ready for anyone

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UFC 130: Rampage vs. Hamill Full Weigh-In R...

May 27, 2011Comments off2386 Views

The UFC 130 weigh-ins took place Friday afternoon at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. UFC 130 is set with Quinton "Rampage" Jackson

Drew Fickett Still Heads MFC 30, Will Face ...

May 26, 2011Comments off455 Views

Maximum Fighting Championship on Thursday signed Brian Cobb to replace Hermes Franca in the main event of MFC 30. He will face Drew Fickett on

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Dana White: What Happened to Chael Sonnen I...

May 25, 2011Comments off1129 Views

Many felt that UFC fighter Chael Sonnen was sunk from the moment he walked into his latest hearing before the California State Athletic Commission. UFC

Cro Cop Will Not Go Gentle Into That Good N...

May 25, 2011Comments off1180 Views

Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic may not carry the swagger he once did when he was a kingpin at Pride, but the Croatian striker isn't yet

UFC 134 Fight Card: Mike Swick Returns Agai...

May 25, 2011Comments off663 Views

Mike Swick has been out of action for quite some time, but he finally appears ready to step foot back in the Octagon at UFC

Joe Warren vs. Patricio Pitbull at Bellator...

May 24, 2011Comments off1168 Views

Joe Warren and Patricio "Pitbull" Freire are expected to square off at Bellator 47 on July 23. If he wins, Warren intends to keep the

UFC 133 Fight Card Lands Welterweight Bout ...

May 23, 2011Comments off762 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Monday added a welterweight showdown between Mike Pyle and Rory MacDonald to the UFC 133 fight card planned for Aug.

CSAC Backtracks, Chael Sonnen Eligible to R...

May 20, 2011Comments off535 Views

The CSAC shifted gears on Friday, backtracking on its stance that UFC middleweight contender Chael Sonnen would have to wait a year beyond the expiration

UFC 133 Fight Card: Ivan Menjivar Steps Up ...

May 20, 2011Comments off567 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday night announced a bantamweight match-up between Ivan Menjivar and Nick Pace for its return to Philadelphia with UFC 133.

MFC Officials Fire Hermes Franca Citing Arr...

May 19, 2011Comments off1223 Views

MFC officials on Thursday, citing his arrest on allegations of sexual abuse and breach of contract, terminated the contract of Hermes Franca. A search is

Hermes Franca Arrested on Multiple Counts o...

May 19, 2011Comments off1924 Views

UFC and WEC veteran Hermes Franca was arrested this week on multiple charges of sexual abuse in Oregon. The arrest, and a recent knockout loss,

UFC 140 Penciled in For Montreal in Decembe...

May 19, 2011Comments off893 Views

UFC Canada director of operations Tom Wright recently revealed that the promotion is heading back to the Bell Centre in Montreal, likely for UFC 140

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Chael Sonnen’s Indefinite Suspension ...

May 18, 2011Comments off582 Views

UFC fighter Chael Sonnen went before the California State Athletic Commission on Wednesday where he tried to fight an indefinite suspension, but the outcome may

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Rashad Evans vs. Phil Davis Headlines UFC 1...

May 17, 2011Comments off1248 Views

The UFC recently posted a UFC 133 event page touting Rashad Evans vs. Phil Davis as the main attraction. A proposed featherweight title bout between

John Howard Still Wants to Shut Anthony Joh...

May 14, 2011Comments off648 Views

John Howard has been very vocal about his dislike for Anthony Johnson, but he's setting that aside for the moment, as he's got a showdown

Jason High Draws King of the Cage Vet Quinn...

May 13, 2011Comments off617 Views

The latest addition to Strikeforce Challengers 16 is UFC and Dream veteran Jason High, who tweeted on Friday that he is fighting Quinn Mulhern at

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Shane Carwin Quickly Accepts Opportunity to...

May 12, 2011Comments off1791 Views

Brock Lesnar has been forced out of his number one contenders fight with Junior dos Santos at UFC 131. Seizing the opportunity to return to

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Brock Lesnar Out of UFC 131 With Illness; S...

May 12, 2011Comments off4641 Views

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is on the sidelines again with another bout with diverticulitis. Shane Carwin will step in to take his place