All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 145 Fighter Bonuses Handed Out to the T...

Apr 22, 2012Comments off711 Views

UFC president Dana White handed out the usual post-fight awards to four fighters at UFC 145. The award winners each lined their pockets with an

BREAKING: Frank Mir Steps in to Fight Junio...

Apr 21, 2012Comments off1208 Views

Just days before Alistair Overeem goes before the NSAC, UFC president Dana White announced that Frank Mir will take his place against Junior dos Santos

The Ultimate Fighter: Live Episode 7 Recap:...

Apr 21, 2012Comments off829 Views

Following the latest fight on The Ultimate Fighter: Live, the teams have come back around to even.

A Decision on UFC 147 Date and Location Exp...

Apr 20, 2012Comments off676 Views

The rematch between UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and challenger Chael Sonnen isn’t in jeopardy, but the date and location of the fight is.

Jon Jones and Rashad Evans

Bitterness Aside, It’s Time for Jon J...

Apr 18, 2012Comments off686 Views

All the talk of a crumbling friendship has lost its luster for Jon Jones and Rashad Evans, now it's time for them to step into

Comparisons to Jon Jones May be Early, but ...

Apr 15, 2012Comments off2329 Views

The comparisons to Jon Jones are coming in hot and heavy, but Alexander Gustafsson wants to fight his way up the ladder and be prepared

Brad Pickett Not Content to Call Himself a ...

Apr 15, 2012Comments off766 Views

Brad Pickett doesn’t like to lose, he has made that much clear, not only by his words, but also by his actions.

Dana White: Overeem Will Have His Due Proce...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off1469 Views

UFC president Dana White says that Alistair Overeem will get his due process, then somone else will talk about it... he doesn't have the temperament

UFC on Fuel 2 Fighter Bonus Winners Get $50...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off994 Views

There were several finishes and battles for the UFC on Fuel TV 2 post-fight awards and bonuses, but UFC officials narrowed it down. The winners

UFC on Fuel 2 Results: Brian Stann Draws on...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off836 Views

Brian Stann may have stumbled in his UFC 136 performance against Chael Sonnen, but he returned with a vengeance at UFC on Fuel 2 on

UFC on Fuel 2 Results: Dennis Siver Success...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off1536 Views

UFC on Fuel TV 2 on Saturday marked the featherweight debut of Russian-born German fighter Dennis Siver. It took a lot of work, but he

UFC on Fuel 2 Results: Not One Punch This T...

Apr 14, 2012Comments off884 Views

Brad Pickett and Damacio Page were both looking to rebound from losses at UFC on Fuel TV 2 on Saturday in Stockholm, but it would

It’s Fun to be the ‘Next Big Th...

Apr 13, 2012Comments off1412 Views

It's all well and good to be considered the "next big thing," but Alexander Gustafsson is ready to back it up against Thiago Silva at

Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir

Dana White Says Mir vs. Cain Will Happen; W...

Apr 07, 2012Comments off1042 Views

UFC president Dana White on Saturday said that Frank Mir vs. Cain Velasquez will still happen; so where does the UFC go from here if

Junior dos Santos, ‘When You Guys See...

Apr 06, 2012Comments off1261 Views

UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is likely to get a new opponent for his planned May 26 title defense at UFC 146 in Las

Frank Mir Ready to Take Alistair Overeem...

Apr 04, 2012Comments off1105 Views

In light of Alistair Overeem's positive drug test result reported on Wednesday, former UFC champion Frank Mir is ready and willing to step in for

Jessica Aguilar

Jessica Aguilar Ready to Topple Megumi Fuji...

Apr 03, 2012Comments off842 Views

The announcement has yet to be made official, but Jessica Aguilar is ready to topple the No. 1 woman on the planet, Megumi Fujii, and

Former UFC Champ Brock Lesnar Back to WWE?

Apr 01, 2012Comments off1966 Views

Four months after his retirement, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is apparently headed back to his old stomping grounds at WWE.

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Is the UFC Doing Enough to Combat Doping?

Mar 28, 2012Comments off761 Views

Athletes are always looking for ways to improve, but sometimes they go a less than scrupulous route. Is the UFC doing it's part to combat

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UFC Draws as Many Viewers to Facebook as So...

Mar 28, 2012Comments off2890 Views

UFC presidnet Dana White doesn't often reveal hard numbers that he doesn't have to, but he did so recently when talking about streaming fights on

Jake Shields UFC 144

Jake Shields Considering Return to Middlewe...

Mar 27, 2012Comments off645 Views

When most fighters talk about shifting weight classes, the direction is typically dropping down. Not for Jake Shields, however. He's considering a move back up

On a Collision Course with Alistair Overeem...

Mar 27, 2012Comments off1819 Views

Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva, believing he is on a collision course with Alistair Overeem, explains why he left the Blackzilians and headed back to American Top

With UFC Commitment, Can Canada Maintain It...

Mar 25, 2012Comments off706 Views

Canada quickly establish itself as the mecca of MMA when the UFC landed there. But can they defend the honor now that Brazil has entered

Jason MacDonald Wants to Hang Up His Gloves...

Mar 23, 2012Comments off822 Views

Jason MacDonald was on hand to help announce UFC 149 for Calgary, but he also took the opportunity to lobby for a spot on the

GSP Hopeful for November Return in Montreal

Mar 21, 2012Comments off849 Views

Though he's cautious to get fans', and his own, hopes up, UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is hopeful he can be ready for a November

UFC Reveals 3 Canadian Events for 2012 and ...

Mar 21, 2012Comments off1216 Views

The UFC promised a major announcement for Wednesday's Calgary press conference, and they delivered, announcing three Canadian events per year for 2012 and 2013.

Gina Carano

Gina Carano Undecided, but Draws Praise fro...

Mar 20, 2012Comments off1744 Views

"Haywire" may not be a success at the box office, but former Strikeforce champion Gina Carano's acting debut drew praise from co-star Ewan McGregor.

Dan Henderson victorious at Strikeforce

UFC 101 – The Crucifix with Dan Hende...

Mar 19, 2012Comments off1367 Views

The dreaded crucifix, many great fighters have used it for success while just as many have fallen victim to it. Jay Glazer and Dan Henderson

Michael Bisping vs Tim Boetsch

UFC 148 Lands Michael Bisping vs. Tim Boets...

Mar 19, 2012Comments off1236 Views

UFC officials on Monday confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that Michael Bisping would face Tim Boetsch at UFC 148.

Ronda Rousey

Is There Enough Talent for Ronda Rousey to ...

Mar 18, 2012Comments off1291 Views

Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate put on possibly the biggest fight in women's MMA history recently, but is there enough talent for Rousey to establish