All posts by Ken Pishna

RFA 4 Results: Tyson Griffin Back on Track ...

Nov 03, 2012NoNo Comments1696 Views

Tyson Griffin, making his first start since exiting the UFC, took the victory over Efrain Escudero at RFA 4 on Friday night in Las Vegas.

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Vitor Belfort vs. Michael Bisping Heads UFC...

Nov 03, 2012NoNo Comments1290 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday announced the full fight card for its Jan. 19 return to Brazil. A middleweight showdown between Vitor Belfort and

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

UFC and Bellator Both Pushing for Eddie Alv...

Oct 31, 2012NoNo Comments1035 Views

Eddie Alvarez recently became the hottest property on the 155-pound market with both UFC and Bellator after him.

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Jon Jones Reveals TUF 17 Coaching Staff Inc...

Oct 31, 2012NoNo Comments2121 Views

With filming underway, UFC light heavyweight champion and TUF 17 coach Jon Jones on Tuesday night finally revealed his coaching staff to the world.

Shane Carwin Motivated by Dislike of Roy Ne...

Oct 30, 2012NoNo Comments1501 Views

Typically, the challenge of competition is enough for Shane Carwin, but heading into his TUF 16 Finale showdown with Roy Nelson, he has the added

Jon Jones Isn’t Randy Couture, but Chael ...

Oct 26, 2012NoNo Comments2026 Views

Chael Sonnen has become the master of trash talk to build up fights, but even he has had to give UFC light heavyweight champion Jon

Paul Daley and Eduardo Dantas Pulled from B...

Oct 25, 2012NoNo Comments1551 Views

The Bellator 79 fight card suffered a couple casualties this week with the loss of main card fighters Paul Daley and bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas.

Rashad Evans vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Rashad Evans vs. Rogerio Nogeuira Verbally ...

Oct 24, 2012NoNo Comments856 Views

Rashad Evans may have had Lyoto Machida in mind as an ideal opponent for his return to the Octagon, but he will instead square off

Fighting for Survival, California Commissio...

Oct 23, 2012NoNo Comments700 Views

Currently in a tailspin, the California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday announced that it has appointed Andy Foster as its new Executive Officer.

Is MMA on the Ropes in California?

Oct 21, 2012NoNo Comments861 Views

The California State Athletic Commission is on the precipice of losing access to the Association of Boxing Commissions database, which would hamper the commission's ability

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UFC’s Exploding Market in Brazil Rein...

Oct 21, 2012NoNo Comments1069 Views

The UFC's recent successes in Brazil emphasize the importance of global market expansion as growth appears to have slowed in the U.S.

Heading into UFC 154 Georges St-Pierre Figh...

Oct 21, 2012NoNo Comments922 Views

Carlos Condit knows exactly what he's up against in Georges St-Pierre, one of the greatest fighters of all time. But he also knows that he

Calgary Commish Confirms Matt Riddle and Fr...

Oct 20, 2012NoNo Comments1880 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Saturday confirmed Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera's suspensions and overturned the results of their bouts.

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Bellator Lightweight Tournament Semifinal P...

Oct 20, 2012NoNo Comments1190 Views

The Bellator Season 7 Lightweight Tournament semifinal pairings are now set for Bellator 81, which takes place in November.

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Chris Weidman Says Anderson Silva is Dodgin...

Oct 20, 2012NoNo Comments1503 Views

Chris Weidman, widely regarded as the top contender in the UFC middleweight division, is fighting in December, but it won’t be against 185-pound champion Anderson

Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera Suspended ...

Oct 19, 2012NoNo Comments2033 Views

UFC 149 competitors Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera were each suspended for 90 days following a positive test result for banned substances.

Forrest Griffin Draws Phil Davis at UFC 155...

Oct 19, 2012NoNo Comments1285 Views

Three days after Chael Sonnen left to fight Jon Jones, Forrest Griffin already has a new opponent and remains on the UFC 155 fight card

Why Does Chael Sonnen Get to Fight Jon Jone...

Oct 17, 2012NoNo Comments2084 Views

If you are a UFC light heavyweight fighter complaining about the recently announced Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen fight... talk to the hand.

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Jon Jones Believes It’s Time for Clos...

Oct 17, 2012NoNo Comments685 Views

Why Chael Sonnen? Why now? Jon Jones says he agreed to coach TUF 17 opposite Sonnen and fight him afterwards because it's time to put

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TUF Moving Away From Fridays with Jon Jones...

Oct 17, 2012NoNo Comments808 Views

Along with the bombastic pairing of Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen, season seventeen of "The Ultimate Fighter" will see a move away from Friday nights

Thiago Alves Jon Fitch UFC 117

Jon Fitch Back on Track, but Not Back in th...

Oct 15, 2012NoNo Comments1344 Views

Jon Fitch rocks Thiago Alves at UFC 117One fight back into his return from nearly a year on the sidelines and the questions about a

Dana White: “Anderson Silva is the Gr...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments2030 Views

It's no secret how UFC president Dana White feels about Anderson Silva, but after UFC 153, White declared that Silva is setting records that won't

Jon Fitch Feels the Weight Fall From His Sh...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments871 Views

Jon Fitch puts on a Fight of the Night performance at UFC 153, hopefully refreshing his career, and definitely refreshing his wallet.

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UFC is “Definitely Interested” ...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments982 Views

Is Eddie Alvarez UFC bound? Could be, if UFC president Dana White has anything to say about it.

UFC 153 Fighter Bonuses: Jon Fitch Delivers...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments1683 Views

Jon Fitch made good on his intention of winning the UFC 153 Fight of the Night bonus, collecting $70,000 alongside the other UFC 153 fighter

Chris Camozzi Moving Beyond Judges, Looks t...

Oct 13, 2012NoNo Comments590 Views

Reinvigorated, UFC 153's Chris Camozzi heads into Saturday's showdown with Luiz Cane ready to impress the Brazilian crowd and his bosses, hopefully snatching a post-fight

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The Ultimate Fighter 16 Episode 5 Recap: Fi...

Oct 12, 2012NoNo Comments869 Views

Things get emotional leading up to the next fight and Roy Nelson's fighters continue to criticize his coaching style.

Dana White Headed into Surgery as Soon as H...

Oct 11, 2012NoNo Comments871 Views

UFC president Dana White has been battling Meniere's disease for months, but he's finally getting ready to take the fight to the operating table.

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Is Anderson Silva UFC 153 Fight Stephan Bon...

Oct 09, 2012NoNo Comments1304 Views

With no expectations and a career that didn't put championships as his ultimate measure of success, could a perfect storm be brewing for an epic

Shane Roller Calls it a Career Following Lo...

Oct 08, 2012NoNo Comments689 Views

UFC fighter Shane Roller on Monday announced his retirement from fighting following a loss to Jacob Volkmann at Friday night's UFC on FX 5.