All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 141 Drug Tests Clean; Overeem Has Two L...

Jan 09, 2012Comments off913 Views

The UFC 141 drug test results came back clean with all but one fighter tested, although Alistair Overeem still has two more tests to go.

Cris Cyborg vs Yamanaka

Cris “Cyborg” Santos Tests Posi...

Jan 06, 2012Comments off7607 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Friday announced that Cris “Cyborg” Santos tested positive for her most recent fight.

No Pressure, Chad Mendes Plans to Blast Jos...

Jan 04, 2012Comments off1338 Views

Chad Mendes is a decided underdog heading into his UFC 142 Rio bout with Jose Aldo. But he believes he's got what it takes to

Overeem Paid in Full; Golden Glory Still in...

Jan 03, 2012Comments off1250 Views

Despite a court order, Golden Glory was unable to stop Alistair Overeem from getting paid in full for his UFC 141 fight with Lesnar. They

UFC 141 Results: Diaz Picks Cowboy Apart

Dec 31, 2011Comments off790 Views

All the trash talk and pushing and shoving leading up to the UFC 141 battle between Nate Diaz and Donald Cerrone was nothing compared to

UFC 141 Results: Alexander Gustafsson is No...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off1236 Views

Alexander Gustafsson, at UFC 141 on Friday night, proved himself a worthy contender in the UFC's light heavyweight division, currently ruled by champion Jon Jones.

UFC 141 Prelim Results: Pearson and Castill...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off636 Views

The UFC 141 Prelims Live on Spike TV featured two battles in the lighter weight classes, but neither produced the fight ending fireworks that many

Experience, Attitude Make TUF Brasil Best E...

Dec 23, 2011Comments off867 Views

What is it that has everyone so excited for TUF Brasil? That's simple... experience and attitude.

Vitor Belfort at Affliction

Vitor Belfort Begins All Access UFC 142 Ser...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off491 Views

Leading up to his middleweight showdown with Anthony Johnson at UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Top 10 ranked Vitor Belfort is giving fans a

Alistair Overeem Clears First Drug Test for...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off2296 Views

Alistair Overeem has taken the first step in gaining his licensure for his bout against Brock Lesnar on Dec. 30 at UFC 141 in Las

Tyler Toner Continues UFC Climb with Victor...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off742 Views

Tyler Toner, along with a cast of local top tier talent, came through big at Ring of Fire 42 on Saturday night, trying to fight

Gegard Mousasi in Strikeforce Title Picture

Dec 18, 2011Comments off761 Views

With his victory over Ovince St. Preux on Saturday night, Gegard Mousasi likely earned a birth into a fight for the vacant Strikeforce light heavyweight

Melendez and Rockhold Foregoing UFC was Par...

Dec 18, 2011Comments off693 Views

Strikeforce champions Gilbert Melendez and Luke Rockhold remaining with the promotion was a key element of the promotion's new broadcast contract with Showtime.

Strikeforce-Showtime Media Call with Dana W...

Dec 16, 2011Comments off418 Views

Dana White, Scott Coker, and Stephen Espinoza fielded questions from the media about the newly christened broadcast partnership between Strikeforce and Showtime.

Fabricio Werdum Faces Roy Nelson in UFC Ret...

Dec 14, 2011Comments off2470 Views

A UFC 143 heavyweight showdown between Roy Nelson and Fabricio Werdum is in tap for Super Bowl weekend, according to MMAWeekly.com sources.

Vitor Belfort is Anthony Johnson’s Fi...

Dec 13, 2011Comments off1491 Views

Anthony Johnson initially said that his trip to middleweight was a "one-time thing." Having delved into training, however, he's ready to conquer Vitor Belfort and

Nogueira Avoids Surgery for Broken Arm

Dec 12, 2011Comments off2128 Views

Despite a broken humerus, it appears that UFC heavyweight Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will be able to avoid surgery.

UFC Eyeing May Event in Brazil

Dec 11, 2011Comments off594 Views

With UFC 143 nailed down for January, the UFC is already eyeing a return to Brazil in May. Could it be the oft rumored stadium

Rodrigo Nogueira Headed to Surgery

Dec 11, 2011Comments off2514 Views

Refusing to tap out to Frank Mir's Kimura at UFC 140 on Saturday night, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will be heading into surgery to repair the

Tito Ortiz Wants One More Fight Before He R...

Dec 11, 2011Comments off1715 Views

Despite the punishing finish at the hands of Antonio Rogerio Nogueira in Toronto on Saturday night, former UFC champion Tito Ortiz wants to finish out

UFC 140 Results: Frank Mir Comes Back from ...

Dec 10, 2011Comments off687 Views

Frank Mir came back from the brink of destruction at UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida on Saturday night, the break Rodrigo Nogueir's arm and win

UFC 140 Results: Ebersole Ekes Out Decision

Dec 10, 2011Comments off694 Views

Brian Ebersole eked out a split decision victory over hometown fighter Claude Patrick at UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida in Toronto on Saturday night.

UFC 140 Prelims: Pokrajac and Philippou Imp...

Dec 10, 2011Comments off440 Views

Igor Pokrajac and Constantinos Philippou lead a host of impressive performances on the UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida preliminary bouts on Saturday night in Toronto.

Dana White UFC 140 Video Blog – Day 2

Dec 10, 2011Comments off557 Views

In his second UFC 140 video blog, UFC president Dana White takes us behind the scenes in Toronto as he makes his rounds with the

Sonnen Says Anderson Ducking Him, Not Injur...

Dec 08, 2011Comments off666 Views

Chael Sonnen has been working overtime to goad UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva into a rematch, but says he believes Silva is uninjured and ducking

EXCLUSIVE! Jon Jones & Lyoto Machida W...

Dec 07, 2011Comments off2644 Views

Leading up to UFC 140, MMAWeekly.com has partnered with BeyondTheCageMMA.com and Eric Williams to bring you this EXCLUSIVE Jone Jones and Lyoto Machida wallpaper.

UFC on Fox 2 to Determine Three Title Conte...

Dec 07, 2011Comments off1370 Views

Not only is the UFC unleashing a triple-header for its second offer on Fox, the marquee fights will determine several contenders to both the UFC

St-Pierre Injured: Diaz vs. Condit at UFC 1...

Dec 07, 2011Comments off1069 Views

Match-ups change on a dime in mixed martial arts, and the pairing of Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz has suffered its second blow.

Bisping vs. Maia 3rd Marquee Bout at UFC on...

Dec 07, 2011Comments off490 Views

Days removed from his domination of Jason “Mayhem” Miller at The Ultimate Fighter Finale, Michael Bisping has his next fight lined up... Demian Maia at

Cyborg Plans Include Fights at 135 and 145

Dec 06, 2011Comments off1413 Views

Strikeforce women's featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg" Santos has plans to back up her ranking as the top pound-for-pound female fighter in the world.