All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 133 Results: Vitor Belfort is Back!

Aug 06, 2011Comments off953 Views

Just a few months removed from being on the receiving end of a first-round knockout, Vitor Belfort is back to being the phenom, scoring a

UFC 133 Results: Constantinos Philippou Get...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off1024 Views

Constantinos Philippou got the call to the UFC 133 main card, and a victory to go along with it, but he wasn't all that satisfied

UFC 133 Prelims Live on Spike Results: Mend...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off722 Views

In two UFC 133 preliminary bouts on Spike TV, leading up to Saturday night's main card in Philadelphia, we saw a light heavyweight upstart establish

UFC 133 Facebook Prelims Results: Experienc...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off1096 Views

As has become custom, UFC 133 kicked off Saturday with a slate of four preliminary bouts that aired live on Facebook from the Wells Fargo

UFC Pres Dana White Says They Are Done with...

Aug 04, 2011Comments off986 Views

All but one fighter from Team Gold Glory was currently released from any contractual obligations to Strikeforce or the UFC. Company president Dana White says

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UFC 133: Tito Ortiz, “I Never Knew I ...

Aug 02, 2011Comments off460 Views

Tito Ortiz comes from a time in mixed martial arts when it was hardly considered a sport, let along a legitimate career choice. But now,

As the UK Turns, the Wheel Lands on UFC 138...

Aug 01, 2011Comments off951 Views

Che Mills has been bathed in controversy over his next fight, but it now appears that the waters are clearing and he will indeed fight

Excitement, Controversy, Uncertainty: Where...

Jul 31, 2011Comments off2208 Views

Dan Henderson was involved in one of the more exciting rounds, if not fights, in recent MMA action, stopping Fedor Emelianenko inside of the first

Amidst Strikeforce Title Talk, Tim Kennedy&...

Jul 31, 2011Comments off1206 Views

After defeating Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, title talk heated up for Tim Kennedy. The Strikeforce middleweight is happy to entertain such tallk, but he

Is Che Mills Fighting Chris Cope at UFC 138...

Jul 30, 2011Comments off1239 Views

What began as just another fight announcement for the upcoming UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz fight card has turned into a swirl of controversy.

Tim Kennedy Fights for a Bigger Prize than ...

Jul 29, 2011Comments off598 Views

Make no mistake about it, Tim Kennedy does want to become the Strikeforce middleweight champion, but there is still something bigger driving him to achieve

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No Love Lost for Jon Jones, New Team Renews...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off898 Views

Rashad Evans has made numerous changes since the last time he set foot in the Octagon, starting his own team, moving across the country. Will

With The Crow Grounded, Doug ‘The Rhi...

Jul 28, 2011Comments off1325 Views

UFC veteran and current Tachi Palace Fights middleweight champion David “The Crow” Loiseau has pulled out of next week’s bout against Giva Santana, according to

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It’s UFC or Bust for Former Strikefor...

Jul 25, 2011Comments off1685 Views

Cung Le wants continue both fighting and acting. But he's closing in on an apparent deal-breaker for his fighting career. It appears that it's either

UFC Boss Continues Claims that Culinary Uni...

Jul 24, 2011Comments off1413 Views

The UFC has been waiting. Fighters have been waiting. Fans have been waiting. But still there is no MMA in New York. UFC boss Dana

Strikeforce Challengers 17 Results: Storybo...

Jul 23, 2011Comments off1140 Views

Trilogies are typically reserved for books and movies, but fans in attendance at Strikeforce Challengers 17 were treated to the third episode of a mixed

Calgary Commission Renders Decision After R...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off1425 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Thursday rendered a decision on the questionable slow referee stoppage in the recent Kim Couture vs. Sheila Bird fight

UFC 139 Fight Card: Urijah Faber and Brian ...

Jul 22, 2011Comments off1109 Views

Urijah Faber wants a rematch. Brian Bowles wants a rematch. But before either fighter gets an opportunity to step back in the Octagon with UFC

Lyle Beerbohm Out; JZ Cavalcante Set to Fig...

Jul 20, 2011Comments off436 Views

A premier lightweight bout between Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante and Lyle Beerbohm has suffered a casualty for the Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson fight card in Chicago.

MFC Releases Drew Fickett Following Second ...

Jul 19, 2011Comments off1087 Views

The Maximum Fighting Championship on Monday released former MFC lightweight contender Drew Fickett from his contract with the promotion.

UFC 134 Fight Card News: Raphael Assuncao G...

Jul 18, 2011Comments off782 Views

UFC 134 got another Brazilian battle, adding a featherweight bout pitting Raphael Assuncao against Octagon newcomer Johnny Eduardo.

UFC News: Charlie Brenneman vs. Anthony Joh...

Jul 16, 2011Comments off731 Views

A welterweight bout between Charlie Brenneman and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson is on tap for a third October UFC event.

Shark Fights 17 Results: Jake Rosholt Wins,...

Jul 16, 2011Comments off713 Views

UFC veterans Jake Rosholt and Ricco Rodriguez continued their winning ways at Friday night's Shark Fights 17 at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas.

Joe Lauzon and Melvin Guillard Make it Easy...

Jul 15, 2011Comments off968 Views

First, BJ Penn and Carlos Condit basically put their bout for a UFC event in October together via Twitter. Now some jawing between Melvin Guillard

Ricco Rodriguez Agrees to New Opponent Afte...

Jul 15, 2011Comments off1389 Views

Shark Fights 17: Horwich vs. Rosholt II is finally set for Friday night at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas, but it wasn’t without

UFC Fighter, Firefighter, Father… Pol...

Jul 14, 2011Comments off1017 Views

UFC veteran Chris Lytle faces Dan Hardy on Aug. 14 in Milwaukee, Wisc., but he may soon be picking a fight of another kind. He’s

Calgary Commission On Hold While New Jersey...

Jul 14, 2011Comments off417 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Thursday issued a statement regarding the sanctioning situation swirling around Kim Couture following her July 8 fight at AX

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UFC President Dana White Says Brock Lesnar&...

Jul 14, 2011Comments off2844 Views

Brock Lesnar is on the mend and recouping from his latest bout with diverticulitis in true Brock Lesnar fashion... on his own, on a farm,

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Rashad Evans Guaranteed Title Shot if He Be...

Jul 14, 2011Comments off601 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday confirmed that Rashad Evans, if successful against Tito Ortiz at UFC 133, will get a shot at the winner

Hayato ‘Mach’ Sakurai Injured, ...

Jul 14, 2011Comments off1356 Views

Dream event producer Keiichi Sasahara on Thursday announced that Hayato “Mach” Sakurai has had to withdraw from his proposed non-title bout with Dream welterweight champion