All posts by Ken Pishna

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UFC Flyweight Tournament will Utilize Sudde...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off879 Views

The UFC is going to crown a flyweight champion, judges be damned. And just to be sure, they will utilize a "sudden victory" round if

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Dana White Says Nick Diaz Situation Frustra...

Feb 18, 2012Comments off641 Views

UFC president Dana White has long pleaded with Nick Diaz to play the game just "this much." The fighter from the 209 is now facing

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Modest UFC TV Ratings Unlock Future for Fue...

Feb 18, 2012Comments off832 Views

To many networks, the UFC on Fuel 1 TV ratings were modest, but they were record-setting for Fuel, unlocking untapped potential for the extreme sports

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Will Carlos Condit Wait For GSP? Dana White...

Feb 16, 2012Comments off623 Views

Will Carlos Condit wait for Georges St-Pierre to return? Will he fight Jake Ellenberger instead? What about Josh Koscheck and Johny Hendricks? UFC president Dana

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Diego Sanchez Overcame Obstacles; Continues...

Feb 16, 2012Comments off810 Views

Diego Sanchez overcame a severe ankle sprain just three weeks prior to UFC on Fuel TV 1, but says there was no way he was

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$50,000 Fighter Bonuses at UFC on Fuel TV 1

Feb 15, 2012Comments off592 Views

There were several solid performances at UFC on Fuel TV 1, but UFC officials awarded $50,000 “of the Night” post-fight bonuses to four outstanding performers.

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UFC on Fuel 1 Prelim Results: Brookins is a...

Feb 15, 2012Comments off513 Views

Despite ending up a fight short due to a last-minute cancellation, the UFC on Fuel TV 1 preliminary bouts on Facebook still delivered a knockout

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UFC Pres Dana White Issues Nick Diaz Statem...

Feb 09, 2012Comments off2609 Views

UFC president Dana White on Tuesday night believed he had put the Condit vs. Diaz rematch together, but on Thursday he found himself commenting on

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Cesar Gracie Says Condit vs. Diaz 2 Off Bef...

Feb 08, 2012Comments off2264 Views

Just as quickly as the saga twisted from no rematch between Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz to the rematch being agreed to, the plot thickens

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UFC Pres Dana White Says Condit vs. Diaz 2 ...

Feb 08, 2012Comments off1784 Views

Just when it appeared that Carlos Condit was willing to sit out for several months and wait for Georges St-Pierre to get healthy... well, that’s

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Jones vs. Evans Official for UFC 145 in Atl...

Feb 06, 2012Comments off563 Views

When Rashad Evans defeated Phil Davis, he earned the right to challenge former teammate Jon Jones for the UFC light heavyweight championship. The promotion finally

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MGM Slated for Two More UFC Pay-Per-Views

Feb 06, 2012Comments off438 Views

Immediately following its big Super Bowl weekend even in Las Vegas, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has requested its next couple of pay-per-view dates for Las

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Gladiator Man Axed, UFC Unveils the ‘...

Feb 02, 2012Comments off885 Views

Gladiator got the axe... welcome to the Evolution! Saturday night will mark the unveiling of the UFC's new introduction package, which pays homage to the

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Georges St-Pierre: I Am Not the Champ Anymo...

Jan 31, 2012Comments off1302 Views

Georges St-Pierre recently declared that he no longer sees himself as the UFC champion, but wants to fight Nick Diaz to prove that he is

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Should Bisping Have Gotten Decision? Sonnen...

Jan 29, 2012Comments off799 Views

Nearly everyone had a set opinion about Saturday night's Chael Sonnen vs. Michael Bisping decision... including Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping.

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UFC on Fox 2 Preliminary Fighters Nab Bonus...

Jan 28, 2012Comments off1209 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to the Windy City on Saturday night for UFC on Fox 2, but it was all preliminary card fighters that

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Strikeforce Adds Scott Smith vs. Lamumba Sa...

Jan 27, 2012Comments off836 Views

A middleweight bout between Scott Smith and Lumumba Sayers is on tap for Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey slated for March 3 in Columbus, Ohio.

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Hackers Attack UFC President Dana White

Jan 26, 2012Comments off1037 Views

The hackers that claimed responsibility for re-directing the UFC’s website a few days ago took aim at company president Dana White on Thursday, releasing his

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White Says Anthony Johnson has to Prove Him...

Jan 26, 2012Comments off404 Views

Anthony Johnson was exiled from the Octagon following his failure to make weight at UFC 142 Rio, and it sounds as if it will be

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UFC Planning July 7 Pay-Per-View and Fan Ex...

Jan 25, 2012Comments off600 Views

MMAWeekly.com has confirmed that the UFC has a July 7 pay-per-view event in the works, coinciding with a Fan Expo.

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Dana White Reveals UFC Championship Road Ma...

Jan 24, 2012Comments off655 Views

Breaking with tradition, UFC president Dana White already has a public road map laying wide open for two of his marquee divisions.

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Kenny Florian has No Regrets if June Comes ...

Jan 22, 2012Comments off661 Views

Kenny Florian is giving it until June to determine whether or not he can recover from a back injury. If that's the end of his

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Impressive Finishes Equal UFC on FX Fight N...

Jan 20, 2012Comments off900 Views

The UFC on FX 1: Guillard vs. Miller fighters gave officials several options to choose from for the company’s usual post-fight bonuses.

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Chael Sonnen Moves Beyond Anderson Silva; T...

Jan 20, 2012Comments off1015 Views

You never know what's truly going through the mind of Chael Sonnen, but if he gets past Michael Bisping, he says he's moving beyond Anderson

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Joint Venture Rebrands HDNet as AXS TV

Jan 18, 2012Comments off542 Views

HDNet, AEG, Ryan Seacrest Media, and Creative Artists Agency on Wednesday announced a joint venture that will rebrand HDNet as AXS TV. What does it

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Demain Maia Draws Chris Weidman to Mend UFC...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off926 Views

The UFC didn’t have much time to find a replacement when Mark Munoz fell off the UFC on Fox 2 fight card on Tuesday, but

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UFC 145 Nixed for Montreal

Jan 17, 2012Comments off809 Views

Not only did UFC officials lose Mark Munoz to injury for the UFC on Fox 2 event next week, but they also had to reschedule

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Mark Munoz Injured; Chael Sonnen vs. Michae...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off921 Views

Less than two weeks removed from the event, the UFC on Fox 2 fight card has undergone a major change. Chael Sonnen will now face

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Junior dos Santos Knee Nearing 100-Percent

Jan 15, 2012Comments off570 Views

Reigning UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is feeling good and nearing 100-percent health following a knee injury that had him on the sidelines.

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UFC 142 Rio Fighter Bonuses; Barboza the Ru...

Jan 15, 2012Comments off932 Views

The UFC’s return to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night was chalk full of stunning finishes and tremendous battles, so whittling down the UFC 142