All posts by Ken Pishna

Frank Mir Ready to Take Alistair Overeem...

Apr 04, 2012Comments off1140 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 off877 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 off2031 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 off799 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 off2977 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 off678 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 off1876 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 off745 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 off866 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 off903 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 off1289 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 off1803 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.

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UFC 101 – The Crucifix with Dan Hende...

Mar 19, 2012Comments off1430 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 off1269 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 off1337 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

Dana White: Dan Henderson Waiting for Title...

Mar 08, 2012Comments off1194 Views

It's been four months since Dan Henderson's victorious battle with Shogun, but still he has no fight on the horizon. That's because Hendo is waiting

Frankie Edgar UFC 144

Former UFC Champ Frankie Edgar Gets His Man...

Mar 06, 2012Comments off1024 Views

After much back and forth with UFC president Dana White, and an outpouring of fan support, former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar gets an immediate rematch

Nate Diaz vs Jim Miller UFC on Fox 3

Winner of Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller Gets a U...

Mar 06, 2012Comments off1160 Views

Add the winner of Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller at UFC on Fox 3 in May to the UFC lightweight championship merry-go-round.

Josh Thomson

Strikeforce Tate vs. Rousey Results: Josh T...

Mar 03, 2012Comments off1104 Views

It's not a fight that will win fans over, but Josh Thomson controlled K.J. Noons for the majority of their fight en route to a

Lumumba Sayers Strikeforce

Strikeforce Tate vs. Rousey Results: Lumumb...

Mar 03, 2012Comments off442 Views

Lumumba Sayers may or may not have sent Scott Smith packing at Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey on Saturday night, but he certainly made a statement.

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Tate vs. Rousey Prelim Results: Sarah Kaufm...

Mar 03, 2012Comments off793 Views

The Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey event got off to a roaring start with the prelims, where Sarah Kaufman staked her claim to the next shot

Top of the UFC on FX 2 Fight Card Nabs $50,...

Mar 03, 2012Comments off711 Views

The fighters at UFC on FX 2: Alves vs. Kampmann made the decisions difficult, but the top of the fight card took home the $50,000

Frankie Edgar UFC 144

Frankie Edgar Can Get Immediate Title Shot,...

Feb 29, 2012Comments off1025 Views

If the words of UFC president Dana White are any indication, Frankie Edgar isn't going to get an immediate rematch with Benson Henderson, but he

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Frankie Edgar Doesn’t Want Jose Aldo;...

Feb 28, 2012Comments off524 Views

Even with an immediate shot at Jose Aldo dangled before him, former UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar wants his rematch against Benson Henderson.

Takeya Mizugaki Didn’t Get the W, but...

Feb 26, 2012Comments off1060 Views

“I'm not a judge, but when I think something is wrong and it needs to be righted... he's here and he got paid his win

Despite Injury and Loss, Rampage Not Quitti...

Feb 26, 2012Comments off696 Views

Especially after missing weight, many fans and pundits were concluding that Quinton "Rampage" Jackson would call it quits after UFC 144. No way, says Rampage.

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UFC 144 Results: Mark Hunt is No Longer the...

Feb 26, 2012Comments off732 Views

Mark Hunt was once the unwanted man, but has now rebounded to a three-fight victory streak, adding Cheick Kongo to his hit list at UFC

UFC 144 Results: Hatsu Hioki Establishes Hi...

Feb 25, 2012Comments off535 Views

Hatsu Hioki left no doubts in his sophomore UFC effort, cementing his status as the top contender to UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo.

UFC Flyweight Tournament will Utilize Sudde...

Feb 23, 2012Comments off940 Views

The UFC is going to crown a flyweight champion, judges be damned. And just to be sure, they will utilize a "sudden victory" round if

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Dana White Says Nick Diaz Situation Frustra...

Feb 18, 2012Comments off697 Views

UFC president Dana White has long pleaded with Nick Diaz to play the game just "this much." The fighter from the 209 is now facing