All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 152 Benavidez vs. Bisping? Weight Class...

Jul 24, 2012Comments off719 Views

Michael Bisping always has a trash-talk target prior to his fights, but in this instance, his target is other fighters on the UFC 152 card,

Hector Lombard Goes Back to the Drawing Boa...

Jul 24, 2012Comments off1019 Views

With the hype train coming to a halt, Hector Lombard has to go back to the drawing board, although he rejects the notion that a

Urijah Faber Not Sure What’s Next Aft...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off2903 Views

After once again falling short in his bid to regain championship gold, Urijah Faber isn't sure what the future holds for him.

Tim Boetsch’s Broken Foot Forces UFC ...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off784 Views

Everyone wants to know who Anderson Silva's next challenger will be. Tim Boetsch defeated Hector Lombard at UFC 149, but a broken foot in the

Matt Riddle Calls for Dan Hardy Fight, Rail...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off1909 Views

Dan Hardy already has his next fight lined up, but Matt Riddle is calling for a fight with him anyway.

UFC 149 Fighter Bonuses: Ryan Jimmo Makes K...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off1062 Views

The main card didn’t deliver as anticipated at UFC 149 on Saturday night, but the athletes in the opening bout of the main card and

UFC 149 Results: Boetsch Ekes Out Decision ...

Jul 22, 2012Comments off812 Views

It what was one of the most anticipated fights on the UFC 149 fight card in Calgary, Tim Boetsch and Hector Lombard failed to establish

UFC 149 Results: James Head Pulls Out Split...

Jul 21, 2012Comments off1106 Views

When all was said and done at UFC 149: Faber vs. Barão on Saturday night, James Head walked out of the Octagon in Calgary with

Hector Lombard Won’t Get Mark Munoz, ...

Jul 19, 2012Comments off1090 Views

Regardless of what he might want, Hector Lombard, if he wins at UFC 149, isn't going to get Mark Munoz next. Dana White and Joe

Georges St-Pierre On Track for UFC 154 Retu...

Jul 19, 2012Comments off1278 Views

UFC president Dana White recently mentioned that he was targeting UFC 154 for Georges St-Pierre’s return. He confirmed those plans are still on track.

Renan Barao vs Urijah Faber - UFC 149

Will Interim UFC Bantamweight Belt Lay in W...

Jul 17, 2012Comments off939 Views

Much has been made about whether or not an interim champion should have to defend the belt. The challengers at UFC 149 hold distinctly different

Renan Barão: From Humble Beginnings to the...

Jul 17, 2012Comments off869 Views

Renan Barão heads into UFC 149 to face Urijah Faber to declare the interim UFC bantamweight champion. The battle for the belt, however, is only

UFC Targeting March 2013 for Next Stop in J...

Jul 15, 2012Comments off1495 Views

After returning to Japan for the first time in more than a decade in 2012, the UFC is already zeroing in on a date for

Strikeforce Results: Nate Marquardt Capture...

Jul 15, 2012Comments off749 Views

After being out of the cage for the better part of a year and a half, Nate Marquardt returned on Saturday night, capturing the vacant

Strikeforce Results: Lorenz Larkin Impresse...

Jul 14, 2012Comments off798 Views

Lorenz Larkin made the drop from light heavyweight down to middleweight at Saturday’s Strikeforce: Rockhold vs. Kennedy in Portland, Ore., and it proved to be

Chris Camozzi Signs New Four-Fight UFC Cont...

Jul 14, 2012Comments off631 Views

Chris Camozzi, who just landed on his hometown UFC 150 fight card, also just signed a new four-fight contract with the UFC.

Dana White Reveals TUF: The Smashes Coaches

Jul 12, 2012Comments off1284 Views

UFC president Dana White on Wednesday night on Fuel TV announced the coaches from the upcoming The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes, which features Team Australia

UFC on Fuel TV 4 Fighter Bonuses to the Tun...

Jul 11, 2012Comments off404 Views

The "Elbow from Hell" among UFC on Fuel TV 4 post-fight bonus award winners, garnering $40,000 each to the winners.

Chael Sonnen Fires Back: ‘Nice to see...

Jun 27, 2012Comments off879 Views

“It was nice to see the real Anderson come through. The guy is a dirt bag," declared Chael Sonnen on Tuesday night, responding to Anderson

Ronda Rousey

Strikeforce: Rousey vs. Kaufman Confirmed f...

Jun 26, 2012Comments off1291 Views

It’s been all but a foregone conclusion, but Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Tuesday confirmed that Ronda Rousey will square off with Sarah Kaufman in

Chael Sonnen at UFC 117

Chael Sonnen Isn’t Playing Around

Jun 26, 2012Comments off663 Views

Chael Sonnen has spent the better part of two years using his verbal barbs to get another shot at Anderson Silva, but he's serious about

Will Silva vs. Sonnen II Rival UFC 100̵...

Jun 25, 2012Comments off770 Views

UFC 100 reportedly pulled in 1.6 million pay-per-view buys, a live gate over $5 million, and drew just under 11,000 fans; can Silva vs. Sonnen

UFC Could Have Five International Versions ...

Jun 24, 2012Comments off968 Views

A key element in the UFC's global expansion, there could be as many as five international editions of "The Ultimate Fighter" in production in 2013.

Rich Franklin at UFC 93

UFC 147 Results: Rich Franklin Takes the Wi...

Jun 24, 2012Comments off898 Views

Everything that the Gray Maynard vs. Clay Guida fight on Friday night promised, but did not deliver, Wanderlei Silva and Rich Franklin did at UFC

UFC 147 Results: Rony Jason Becomes First-E...

Jun 23, 2012Comments off831 Views

UFC 147 hosted the first Ultimate Fighter final on a pay-per-view, and it also hosted the first-ever Brazilian Ultimate Fighter. That fighter's name is Rony

UFC 147 Results: Hacran Dias Wins Impressiv...

Jun 23, 2012Comments off532 Views

Hacran Dias was impressive as he kept his winning streak alive, defeating Yuri Alcantara in his Octagon debut at UFC 147.

Gray Maynard Shakes Things Up, Finds New Mo...

Jun 22, 2012Comments off613 Views

Shaking up his training camp and with a baby on the way, Gray Maynard has made big changes heading into his UFC on FX 4

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Two UFC Events in Two Days in Two Countries...

Jun 21, 2012Comments off434 Views

UFC exec Marshall Zelaznik says that fans won't notice anything out of the norm with the UFC running back-to-back events across the globe.

Fedor Emelianenko Officially Retires; No &#...

Jun 21, 2012Comments off5321 Views

Reports out of Russia have Fedor Emelianenko finally saying that he has retired following his victory over Pedro Rizzo with no tempting offers on the

Fedor Topples Pedro Rizzo, Leaves Talk of R...

Jun 21, 2012Comments off1308 Views

Fedor Emelianenko sent Pedro Rizzo crashing to the mat on Thursday, leaving talk of his retirement in limbo.