All posts by Ken Pishna

Bantamweights Brad Pickett and Mike Easton ...

Feb 07, 2013NoNo Comments1373 Views

The UFC is working hard and heavy this week on fleshing out its upcoming fight cards. The latest addition is a battle between bantamweight powerhouses

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UFC on Fox 7 Gets TUF Smashes Winner Norman...

Feb 07, 2013NoNo Comments1346 Views

The UFC on Fox 7 fight card continues to grow with the addition of TUF The Smashes lightweight winner Norman Parke stepping into the Octagon

It Wasn’t Vitor Belfort; Thiago Tavar...

Feb 06, 2013NoNo Comments2855 Views

Thiago Tavares tested positive for steroids following the recent UFC on FX 7. Despite rumors to the contrary, Vitor Belfort's drug test came back negative,

Cain Velasquez UFC 155 backstage pass

UFC Champ Cain Velasquez Doesn’t Know...

Feb 06, 2013NoNo Comments1462 Views

UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez doesn't know yet whom his next opponent will be, but he is certain of one thing, it won't be teammate

Ryan Couture

Amidst Firestorm of Controversy, Randy Cout...

Feb 05, 2013NoNo Comments1509 Views

Dana White and Randy Couture don't see eye to eye on much these days, but they both appear to be trying to keep Ryan Couture

Carpe Diem! Anthony Pettis Granted Shot at ...

Feb 05, 2013NoNo Comments1162 Views

Ask and ye shall receive. That’s what Anthony Pettis did – he asked for a chance to drop to featherweight and challenge Jose Aldo for

UFC President Vehemently Denies Rumors that...

Feb 03, 2013NoNo Comments1248 Views

There have been numerous rumors over the past couple of days that Vitor Belfort failed his recent drug test in Brazil. UFC president Dana White

Has Cris Cyborg Made an Offer that Ronda Ro...

Feb 01, 2013NoNo Comments2856 Views

Cris Cyborg Santos unleashed a fiery tirade targeted at Dana White and Ronda Rousey, but it came with an offer, an offer that could eventually

UFC 159 Co-Main Event Features Michael Bisp...

Jan 30, 2013NoNo Comments848 Views

Two men than were both zeroing in on a shot at UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will now instead face each other in the co-main

Rampage Jackson Resolute in Leaving the UFC...

Jan 30, 2013NoNo Comments1515 Views

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson appears resolute in leaving the Octagon behind. It may take some time, however, as the UFC retains a matching rights for a

Let’s Make a Deal: UFC Open to Bringi...

Jan 29, 2013NoNo Comments759 Views

While most of Strikeforce's top talent has already made the move to the UFC, Josh Barnett remains the most prominent fighter not yet making his

Randy Couture

Randy Couture Signs Partnership with Spike,...

Jan 29, 2013NoNo Comments1613 Views

Former multiple-division UFC champion Randy Couture has signed a new partnership agreement with Spike TV that includes a role as a coach on the upcoming

TJ Grant Rocketing Up UFC Lightweight Ranks...

Jan 28, 2013NoNo Comments1455 Views

TJ Grant has been riding a rocket ship since making the move to lightweight. He now believes he's ready, and UFC president Dana White agrees,

Glover Teixeira Not Worried About Being No....

Jan 27, 2013NoNo Comments1200 Views

Glover Teixeira is quickly laying down roots in the Octagon, but he is in no rush to claim a shot at Jon Jones... at least,

Rampage Jackson Insists He’s Not Done...

Jan 27, 2013NoNo Comments1230 Views

Quinton "Rampage" Jackson may have fought his last fight for the UFC on Saturday night, but he insists he's not done with MMA, resigned to

UFC on Fox 6 Fighter Bonuses: Anthony Petti...

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments1461 Views

Anthony Pettis led the charge for a cadre of fighters that earned $50,000 fighter bonuses for each of their UFC on Fox 6 post-fight honors.

UFC on Fox 6 Results: Anthony Pettis States...

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments995 Views

Former WEC champion Anthony Pettis more than made his case for a shot at the UFC lightweight title, crushing Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone with a first-round

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

Eddie Alvarez Left in Limbo; Preliminary In...

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments906 Views

Former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez will continue fighting, although the fight is going to get uglier and remain outside of the cage for the foreseeable

Bellator 86 Sees a Drop in Week-to-Week TV ...

Jan 25, 2013NoNo Comments991 Views

The first Bellator MMA broadcast on Spike set a TV ratings record for the promotion, notching in at an average of 938,000 viewers. Bellator 86

Anderson Silva May Return this Spring, but ...

Jan 25, 2013NoNo Comments932 Views

We now know that Anderson Silva is expected to return to the Octagon this spring, but the question now is: whom does Anderson Silva fight

Matt Hughes Officially Retires; Accepts New...

Jan 24, 2013NoNo Comments1699 Views

Everybody knew it was coming, but on Thursday UFC president Dana White made official the retirement of former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes.

Visions of a Champion: Does the Winner of A...

Jan 24, 2013NoNo Comments996 Views

Anthony Pettis and Donald Cerrone each dreams of wearing UFC gold around his waist, but does the winner of their UFC on Fox 6 showdown

TUF 17 Logo Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen

Minor Tweaks, New Timeslot Add Up to Record...

Jan 23, 2013NoNo Comments1046 Views

Several minor tweeks and the move to a more accessible timelsot led to huge gains for The Ultimate Fighter: Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen premier

TUF 17 Logo Team Jones vs. Team Sonnen

TUF 17 Recap, Week 1: A New Take Rejuvenate...

Jan 22, 2013NoNo Comments847 Views

Adding a bit of a spin on the TUF 17 series premier, The Ultimate Fighter feels rejuvenated as 14 fighters make their way onto Team

CB Dollaway Plans a Busy 2013 and an Assaul...

Jan 20, 2013NoNo Comments1725 Views

CB Dollaway finally has momentum on his side, and he plans to take full advantage of it with a busy schedule and an assault on

Vitor Belfort at Affliction

UFC on FX 7 Fighter Bonuses: Vitor Belfort ...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments796 Views

UFC officials doled out $50,000 each for the UFC on FX 7 Fighter Bonuses with main eventer Vitor Belfort leading the charge with the Knockout

UFC on FX 7 Results: CB Dollaway Digs Deep ...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments1399 Views

CB Dollaway had to dig deep on Saturday night at UFC on FX 7 in Brazil, but he did and clawed his way to a

UFC on FX 7 Results: Khabib Nurmagomedov Ma...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments1120 Views

Khabib Nurmagomedov made a major statement at Saturday night's UFC on FX 7 in Brazil, knockout out Thiago Tavares on his home turf.

RFA 6 Results: James Krause Avenges Loss to...

Jan 19, 2013NoNo Comments1094 Views

James Krause and Toby Imada rematched in the main event of Friday’s RFA 6 in Kansas City, Mo., but the fight couldn’t have been more

Bellator 85 Pulls Biggest TV Ratings in Pro...

Jan 18, 2013NoNo Comments1042 Views

It was almost a given that Bellator MMA would draw much better TV ratings with its move from MTV2 over to Spike TV, but now