All posts by Ken Pishna

Carla Esparza vs Bec Hyatt at Invicta FC 4 weigh-ins

Invicta FC 4 Weigh-in Results: Esparza vs. ...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments1983 Views

There was some minor miscommunication at the Invicta FC 4 weigh-ins on Friday, but when all was said and done, the strawweight title fight between

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Death Wish or PR Stunt? Undefeated Boxer Ty...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments2451 Views

British boxing champion Tyson Fury has had trouble luring either of the famed Klitschko brothers into a boxing match, so on Friday he called out

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UFC on Fox 7 Targeted for HP Pavilion

Jan 03, 2013NoNo Comments931 Views

UFC on Fox 7 is being targeted for a return to the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., although expectations for the event will be

Dana White: “There’s No Way in ...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1465 Views

Four losses in a row be damned, UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Sean Shelby won't be releasing Leonard Garcia from the UFC roster anytime

UFC 155 Fighter Bonuses: Jim Miller and Joe...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1414 Views

Saturday night’s UFC 155 main event didn’t necessarily go as planned with Cain Velasquez dominating Junior dos Santos, but there was another fight that delivered

UFC 155 Results: Jim Miller Leaves Joe Lauz...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments2108 Views

Jim Miller threw everything he had at Joe Lauzon at UFC 155 on Saturday night, but try as he might, he couldn't stop Lauzon, who

UFC 155 Results: Yushin Okami Wins Rematch ...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments836 Views

It appeared very much like their first fight six years ago, but once again, Yushin Okami got the better of Alan Belcher, winning a unanimous

Jim Miller Excited for Late Call to Fight J...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments1683 Views

Jim Miller is never one to turn away from a fight when the UFC comes calling, and he was more than happy to answer when

Plain and Simple, Eddie Wineland Fights to ...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments859 Views

There are fighters that "fight not to lose" and those that "fight to win." Count UFC bantamweight contender Eddie Wineland among those fighting purely to

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Invicta FC 4 Loses Main Eventer to Surgery;...

Dec 28, 2012NoNo Comments1072 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is far from the only fight promotion that’s been bitten by the injury bug. The latest is Invicta FC, the fast-rising

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UFC Headed to Mexico in January to Cast ...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1129 Views

UFC president Dana White has been saying for years that he’s taking his company to Mexico, but Thursday was the first time that he revealed

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Lik...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1372 Views

It has been more than a year since Dana White first declared Gilbert Melendez was making the move to the Octagon. A lengthy, torturous wait

UFC 155 Pre-Fight Heat Centers on Cain Vela...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments3842 Views

While Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez promises an explosive bout on Saturday night, the pre-fight heat at Thursday's press conference centered on Velasquez's "Brown

Injury Bug is Back, Takes a Bite Out of UFC...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments675 Views

We’re just about to close out 2012, but the UFC injury bug is already making its way into the New Year, taking another bite out

Marloes Coenen Bout Added to Dream 18; Even...

Dec 26, 2012NoNo Comments2155 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Marloes Coenen is a late addition to the Dream.18 New Year's Eve event in Japan. MMAWeekly.com has also confirmed the event will

Undefeated Featherweight Chas Skelly Emphat...

Dec 22, 2012NoNo Comments1106 Views

Chas Skelly returned to active competition in 2012 after a couple years out due to injury; he blasted back in a big way, winning three

Patrick Cote Draws Bobby Voelker in Welterw...

Dec 21, 2012NoNo Comments1404 Views

Patrick Cote recently announced that he'll be making the drop to welterweight, now he has an event and opponent for his 170-pound debut.

Robbie Lawler Makes Octagon Return at UFC 1...

Dec 20, 2012NoNo Comments3706 Views

Robbie Lawler is set to make his Octagon return at UFC 157 on Feb. 23 against Top 10 welterweight Josh Koscheck.

Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson Official f...

Dec 19, 2012NoNo Comments1270 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday confirmed Brendan Schaub vs. Lavar Johnson for the UFC 157 fight card, and also announced a new fight for TUF Live

Will BJ Penn Hang Up the Gloves for Good Fo...

Dec 17, 2012NoNo Comments2830 Views

UFC president Dana White led the calls for BJ Penn to hang up the gloves for good following his recent loss to Rory MacDonald, but

Patrick Cote vs. Alessio Sakara UFC 158 Rem...

Dec 17, 2012NoNo Comments4367 Views

The announced UFC 158 rematch between Patrick Cote and Alessio Sakara is off the card before the Mike Goldberg’s words during the TUF 16 Finale

TUF 16 Finale Fighters Bonuses: Pat Barry&#...

Dec 16, 2012NoNo Comments907 Views

Colton Smith may have become The Ultimate Fighter on Saturday night, but several other fighters – Pat Barry leading the way – scored $40,000 fighter

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Johny Hendricks vs. Jake Ellenberger at UFC...

Dec 15, 2012NoNo Comments1095 Views

UFC 158 is quickly becoming welterweight-fest 2013. Johny Hendricks vs. Jake Ellenberger was added on Saturday, as the reported GSP vs. Nick Diaz fight was

UFC Will Return to Australia in 2013 for An...

Dec 15, 2012NoNo Comments1321 Views

Aussie fans are already clamoring for more, but UFC officials say that the promotion, at minimum, will return in 2013 for another edition of TUF

UFC on FX 6 Fighter Bonuses: No Subs, but $...

Dec 15, 2012NoNo Comments860 Views

There were no submissions at UFC on FX 6, but the UFC handed out $40,000 checks for the Knockout and Fight of the Night honors.

UFC on FX 6 Results: Team Australia’s...

Dec 14, 2012NoNo Comments1364 Views

Robert Whittaker made good in front of a strongly supportive Aussie crowd, capturing the TUF: Smashes welterweight title.

UFC on FX 6 Results: Hector Lombard Notches...

Dec 14, 2012NoNo Comments1353 Views

Hector Lombard, at UFC on FX 6, notched his first victory in the Octagon, but wasted no time moving on, calling out middleweight mouthpiece Michael

Bellator Lands on Thursday Nights on Spike ...

Dec 11, 2012NoNo Comments1728 Views

Bellator and Spike TV officials on Tuesday announced the move of the promotion to the original home of The Ultimate Fighter, beginning with Bellator 85

UFC on Fox 5 Fight Bonuses Net Big Payday f...

Dec 08, 2012NoNo Comments2398 Views

The UFC on Fox 5 fighter bonuses were handed out to the tune of $65,000 each for the winners, which played out quite well for

Shogun vs Gustafsson UFC on Fox 5 presser

Shogun Rua vs. Alexander Gustafsson Winner ...

Dec 06, 2012NoNo Comments1258 Views

The winner of the UFC on Fox 5 co-main event between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Alexander Gustafsson will be the next challenger to the UFC