All posts by Ken Pishna

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

Jan 26, 2013NoNo Comments1003 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 Comments912 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 Comments996 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 Comments938 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 Comments1707 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 Comments1003 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 Comments1054 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 Comments856 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 Comments1735 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 Comments801 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 Comments1407 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 Comments1128 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 Comments1102 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 Comments1047 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

Dennis Siver Falls Off UFC on Fuel TV 7 in ...

Jan 17, 2013NoNo Comments1135 Views

The UFC returns to London for the first time in more than two years on Feb. 16 for UFC on Fuel TV 7, unfortunately, one

Bellator Champ Pat Curran Promises No Ring ...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments1152 Views

It’s been 10 long months since Pat Curran won the Bellator featherweight championship, but he's ready to kick off the promotion's Spike TV debut in

Cris Cyborg vs Yamanaka

Tito Ortiz Says if Cris Cyborg Can Cut the ...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments3854 Views

Cris Cyborg's manager, Tito Ortiz, says that they're working on a healthy way for Cyborg to cut weight, and if it works, she will fight

After a Year Filled with Tragedy, Chris Wei...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments1422 Views

Despite emerging in 2012 as a legitimate threat to Anderson Silva's UFC title, Chris Weidman overcame a year chalk full over tragedy.

Daniel Cormier Strikeforce

Strikeforce Results: Daniel Cormier Dominat...

Jan 12, 2013NoNo Comments1631 Views

Saturday night was Strikeforce’s final event, and we may also have seen one of Daniel Cormier’s final fights at heavyweight, as he called out Frank

Strikeforce Results: Gegard Mousasi Makes a...

Jan 12, 2013NoNo Comments1529 Views

Gegard Mousasi rose to prominence fighting in Japan, but proved once again on Saturday night at Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine in Oklahoma City, Okla., that

Nate Marquardt Assumes He’ll Be Back in U...

Jan 11, 2013NoNo Comments1454 Views

On the cusp of his UFC return, Nate Marquardt is hopeful to get back in the Octagon, but won't look past his Strikeforce title defense

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares UFC on FX 6

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares Both Sus...

Jan 10, 2013NoNo Comments2120 Views

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares both failed their drug tests at UFC on FX 6, which took place Dec. 15 in Australia.

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

It’s Gonna Get Ugly: Eddie Alvarez an...

Jan 10, 2013NoNo Comments1660 Views

The contract negotiations between Eddie Alvarez, the UFC, and Bellator are getting ugly, just as UFC president Dana White predicted. We break down where the

Controversial or Not, Jon Jones vs. Chael S...

Jan 09, 2013NoNo Comments1335 Views

There have been plenty of people questioning Chael Sonnen's title shot against Jon Jones, but controversial or not, the two are officially slated to headline

UFC 158 Adds Another Welterweight Bout: Sea...

Jan 08, 2013NoNo Comments1060 Views

UFC officials have been hard at work on the fight cards for the first quarter of 2013, the latest addition being a welterweight bout between

The UFC’s Call was a Saving Grace for...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments1139 Views

Todd Duffee parted ways with the UFC in late 2010, amidst confounding circumstances, but he's back and in old form, knocking opponents out.

Liz Carmouche Asked for Ronda Rousey and Sh...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments2515 Views

Ask and ye shall receive. Ask is what Liz Carmouche did, and she received the first shot at the UFC’s inaugural women’s bantamweight champion Ronda

Invicta FC 4 Results: Carla Esparza Takes S...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments2300 Views

Many questioned Bec Hyatt’s place in Saturday night’s strawweight title fight opposite Carla Esparza at Invicta FC 4, but after the way the fight went

Dan Miller at UFC 118

Dan Miller Welcomes Jordan Mein to the Octa...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments927 Views

The UFC on Friday added its fifth welterweight bout to the UFC 158 fight card, bringing Strikeforce transfer Jordan Mein in to face UFC veteran

Spike Officials Pleased with Bellator 360 T...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments896 Views

Bellator 360 marked the launch of Bellator programming on its new television home, and Spike TV officials are pleased with the ratings the show's first