All posts by Ken Pishna

TUF 12 Finale Results: Rick Story Rides Dec...

Dec 04, 2010Comments off533 Views

Rick Story rode out a unanimous decision en route to the fifth win of his current streak. In doing so, he handed Johny Hendricks the

Matt Hughes at UFC 123

Looking Back at UFC 123, Matt Hughes Contem...

Dec 03, 2010Comments off1512 Views

Two weeks after dropping his second of three bouts to B.J. Penn, Matt Hughes contemplates his performance, and his future.

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Chael Sonnen’s Drug Suspension Reduce...

Dec 02, 2010Comments off798 Views

Chael Sonnen's appeal of a positive drug test result stemming from his UFC 117 bout with Anderson Silva turned into a war of attrition on

2010 World MMA Award Winners

Dec 02, 2010Comments off1656 Views

The World MMA Awards took place Wednesday night at the Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. The awards show presents the winners

It’s All Team GSP: Michael Johnson vs...

Dec 02, 2010Comments off552 Views

“The Ultimate Fighter Season 12” finalists were determined Wednesday night and it’s going to be an all Team GSP finish.

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Jackson’s MMA Responds To UFC Preside...

Nov 30, 2010Comments off773 Views

Greg Jackson's team of fighters and coaches recently came under some heavy criticism from UFC president Dana White. Jackson's MMA on Tuesday released an official

Benji Radach vs. Ovince St. Preux Added to ...

Nov 30, 2010Comments off703 Views

It may not be the fight he initially expected, but Benji Radach returns to fighting after more than a year and a half out of

Douglas Lima Riding High as New MFC Welterw...

Nov 29, 2010Comments off572 Views

Douglas Lima is riding high after defeating Jesse Juarez at MFC 27 to capture the welterweight championship.

Mike Kyle Tapped To Face Antonio Silva For ...

Nov 29, 2010Comments off1139 Views

Strikeforce Director of Communications Mike Afromowitz on Monday confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that they have tapped Mike Kyle to fight Antonio Silva on Saturday night.

Strikeforce Champion Alistair Overeem Behin...

Nov 28, 2010Comments off449 Views

A behind the scenes look at Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem on a recent promotional trip to Japan for his upcoming K-1 fight.

Michael McDonald Leading The Next Generatio...

Nov 28, 2010Comments off632 Views

Showing a maturity well beyond his 19 years, Michael McDonald is poised to lead the charge for the next generation of fighters emerging in the

Daniel Cormier Heads Strikeforce Challenger...

Nov 28, 2010Comments off419 Views

American Kickboxing Academy product and Olympic wrestler Daniel Cormier has wasted no time launching his mixed martial arts career. He’s set to take the next

Valentijn Overeem Injured, Strikeforce Debu...

Nov 27, 2010Comments off1979 Views

Less than a week after losing the novelty of former NFL great Herschel Walker’s second bout in the cage, Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu 2 has

Tyler Toner Gets New Opponent for Ultimate ...

Nov 27, 2010Comments off423 Views

It looks like Tyler Toner and Leonard Garcia are off the hook. The two friends and teammates were expected to fight each other at "The

Matt Hughes at UFC 79

What’s Next for Matt Hughes Following...

Nov 25, 2010Comments off1117 Views

Matt Hughes is one of the most decorated champions in UFC history. He's already a member of the UFC Hall of Fame. But following a

Dustin Poirier Steps In To Face Josh Grispi...

Nov 24, 2010Comments off1234 Views

Dustin Poirier has stepped in to face Josh Grisipi at UFC 125 on Jan. 1 since UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo had to drop out.

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Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo Injured, Bows...

Nov 23, 2010Comments off1778 Views

Newly minted UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been forced to withdraw from the first defense of his new belt, scheduled for Jan. 1 at

UFC 123 Short-Round Controversy Under Inves...

Nov 23, 2010Comments off852 Views

Was Miaquel Falcao shorted a submission victory? Was he robbed of an $80,000 Submission of the Night? The first round of his UFC 123 fight

Bibiano Fernandes vs. Hiroyuki Takaya First...

Nov 23, 2010Comments off651 Views

Little more than a month out, Dream has started to put its end of year extravaganza together, announcing the first bout for “Dynamite!! 2010.”

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For Dana White and Joe Rogan It’s Abo...

Nov 22, 2010Comments off1109 Views

There are those who believe that UFC president Dana White and broadcaster Joe Rogan are merely leading the sales pitch for the UFC. Fans connect

Ryan Ford Rights The Ship With Recent Win O...

Nov 22, 2010Comments off477 Views

Ryan Ford was derailed at MFC 26, but he wasted no time righting the ship, getting back on the winning track against Pete Spratt at

No Immediate Rematch for Quinton Jackson an...

Nov 21, 2010Comments off1023 Views

Quinton Jackson said it should happen. Lyoto Machida said he wanted it. But when all was said an done after UFC 123, company president Dana

George Sotiropoulos Gets His Wish, Faces De...

Nov 21, 2010Comments off819 Views

Earlier in the week, George Sotiropoulos demanded that his next fight be at UFC 127 in Sydney, Australia. He got his wish on Saturday night

BJ Penn vs Jon Fitch

UFC 123 in the Bag, BJ Penn Faces Jon Fitch...

Nov 21, 2010Comments off1357 Views

Almost as quickly as B.J. Penn won his rubber match with Matt Hughes at UFC 123 on Saturday night, he found out the details of

BJ Penn at UFC 123

UFC 123 Bonuses: B.J. Penn Heads $80,000 Aw...

Nov 21, 2010Comments off652 Views

B.J. Penn's career did a 360-degree turn on Saturday night. His win over Matt Hughes righted his career and saw him lead the charge for

Quinton Rampage Jackson UFC 123

UFC 123 Results: Rampage Jackson Squeaks By...

Nov 21, 2010Comments off856 Views

Can you say rematch? That's what was on nearly everyone’s mind following the UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida main event on Saturday night in Detroit.

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UFC 123 Results: B.J. Penn Turns The Tide, ...

Nov 21, 2010Comments off878 Views

B.J. Penn came into Saturday night’s fight with two straight losses. He had never lost three-in-a-row in his career... and he still hasn’t.

UFC 123 Results: Maiquel Falcao Wins Fight,...

Nov 20, 2010Comments off537 Views

Chute Boxe fighter Maiquel Falcao won his Octagon debut, but he didn’t exactly win over the fans of Detroit at UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida.

UFC 123 Results: Phil Davis Remains Perfect...

Nov 20, 2010Comments off443 Views

Phil "Mr. Wonderful" Davis remained perfect in the Octagon with a second round "Wonderful" finish of Tim Boetsch at UFC 123 in Detroit.

UFC 123 Results: George Sotiropoulos Contin...

Nov 20, 2010Comments off664 Views

George Sotiropoulos continued his rocket ride towards a UFC lightweight title shot, defeating Joe Lauzon at UFC 123: Rampage vs. Machida on Saturday night in