All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC 125 Prelims: Stephens Lands Comeback KO...

Jan 01, 2011Comments off867 Views

The UFC 125 preliminary bouts on ION Television delivered excitement with Jeremy Stephens and Brad Tavares delivering crushing KOs, and unheralded featherweight Dustin Poirier claiming

Mark Hunt vs. Chris Tuchscherer Fills Up UF...

Jan 01, 2011Comments off1471 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Saturday added a heavyweight bout pitting New Zealander Mark Hunk against Brock Lesnar training partner Chris Tuchscherer to the UFC

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UFC 125 Preview: Frankie Edgar vs. Gray May...

Dec 31, 2010Comments off860 Views

The main event of UFC 125: Resolution is a rematch, and a proving ground of sorts, for UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Gray

UFC Fight Night 24: Duane Ludwig Confirms B...

Dec 31, 2010Comments off742 Views

A UFC lightweight bout between Duane "Bang" Ludwig and "Ultimate Fighter Season 7" winner Amir Sadollah is signed for March 26 for UFC Fight Night

Bombing of Planned UFC Event Site in Afghan...

Dec 29, 2010Comments off1008 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship's plans to hold a UFC event for U.S. troops in Afghanistan got put on hold due to bombing of the planned

Chuck Liddell at UFC 88

Chuck Liddell Retires, Named UFC Vice Presi...

Dec 29, 2010Comments off2670 Views

UFC president Dana White on Wednesday officially announced former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell's retirement from fighting, but named him to the UFC's executive

Rumored Dan Hardy vs. Anthony Johnson Bout ...

Dec 28, 2010Comments off769 Views

A heavily rumored welterweight showdown between Top 10 ranked Dan Hardy and Anthony Johnson has been verbally agreed to with a target of UFC Fight

Dynamite!! 2010: Alistair Overeem Prefight ...

Dec 28, 2010Comments off635 Views

Alistair Overeem, with no official opponent, is still preparing to fight at Dream's Dynamite!! 2010 on New Year's Eve, and he is adamant that it

UFC 125 Play-by-Play: Daniel Roberts vs. Gr...

Dec 28, 2010Comments off814 Views

Play-by-play coverage of Daniel Roberts vs. Greg Soto at UFC 125: Resolution at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

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Tito Ortiz Confirms UFC Fight Night 24 Bout...

Dec 26, 2010Comments off517 Views

Speculation has pointed to a bout between former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira being moved from UFC 128 to UFC

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UFC 125: Brian Stann Credit’s Jackon&...

Dec 25, 2010Comments off667 Views

Brian Stann made an immediate splash in the WEC due to his athletic talent. After moving over to the UFC, Stann also moved to Jackson's

Dream Dynamite!! 2010 Will Air Live on HDNe...

Dec 24, 2010Comments off812 Views

HDNet on Friday revealed plans to carry Dream's Dynamite!! 2010 New Year's Eve extravaganza live on the network. Dynamite!! will begin at 1 a.m. PT

Thiago Alves - UFC 124

Thiago Alves Returns to UFC in May, Expecte...

Dec 24, 2010Comments off2267 Views

Thiago Alves found out he will be returning to the Octagon at the UFC's annual Memorial Day weekend event in Las Vegas. MMAWeekly.com sources indicate

UPDATED: Todd Duffee Likely To Get Crack at...

Dec 24, 2010Comments off2000 Views

A day after Dream officially announced that Strikeforce and K-1 World Grand Prix champion Alistair Overeem would fight on its Dynamite!! 2010 fight card, all

Kid Yamamoto Draws Mighty Tough Octagon Deb...

Dec 23, 2010Comments off1264 Views

It has taken years to finally lure Japanese fighting superstar Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto to the Octagon, but he's been given no quarter with his promotional

World Extreme Cagefighting Finishes Year Wi...

Dec 23, 2010Comments off568 Views

World Extreme Cagefighting closes out 2010, its final year of existence, with "WEC: Best of 2010" on Versus on Thursday night. It's a two-hour special

Bellator Makes Daniel Gracie Official For S...

Dec 22, 2010Comments off393 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships on Wednesday announced the first competitor for its Season 4 light heavyweight tournament, and he comes from a family with one of

Dream Adds Three Dynamite!! 2010 Bouts, No ...

Dec 22, 2010Comments off1072 Views

Dream on Wednesday added three more bouts to its year-end Dynamite!! 2010 fight card. Well, maybe more like two and a half.

Nick Diaz - Strikeforce

Nick Diaz Faces Cyborg, Not Mayhem Miller F...

Dec 22, 2010Comments off637 Views

Everyone has been waiting for the showdown between Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz and Jason "Mayhem" Miller. Everyone has to wait. Diaz is defending his

Former UFC Fighter Hermes Franca Takes Prom...

Dec 21, 2010Comments off596 Views

The quality of MMA refereeing and judging has been the hot topic lately, but a recent debacle involving former UFC fighter Hermes Franca is an

Tito Ortiz and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira - UFC

Tito Ortiz Headlines UFC Fight Night 24 in ...

Dec 21, 2010Comments off835 Views

It appears that a UFC light heavyweight match-up between former champion Tito Ortiz and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira will headline UFC Fight Night 24 on March

Strikeforce Adds Roger Gracie vs. Trevor Pr...

Dec 20, 2010Comments off451 Views

Strikeforce is expected to add bouts pitting Roger Gracie vs. Trevor Prangley and Herschel Walker vs. Scott Caron to its Jan. 29 event in San

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UFC 129 Expected To Smash Attendance Record...

Dec 20, 2010Comments off760 Views

It was a long time in the making, but the Ultimate Fighting Championship's debut event in Toronto is now set, at least everything but the

MMA Fans in Canada Can Expect Three UFC Pay...

Dec 19, 2010Comments off580 Views

Canadian UFC fans can expect the Ultimate Fighting Championship to return to the Great White North for at least three pay-per-view events in 2011.

Ronaldo Jacare Souza and Robbie Lawler - Strikeforce

Jacare and Robbie Lawler Agree To Jan. 29 S...

Dec 19, 2010Comments off1577 Views

A Strikeforce middleweight title bout between current champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and Robbie Lawler is in the cards for the promotion's Jan. 29 event in

ESPN’s MMA Live Reviews UFC 124, Talk...

Dec 18, 2010Comments off422 Views

ESPN's MMA Live reviews the recent UFC 124 fights, where Georges St-Pierre defended his UFC welterweight championship by dominating Josh Koscheck. They also talk to

Donald Cerrone Ready for UFC Introduction, ...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off487 Views

Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone went into Thursday night's WEC 53 feeling some trepidation about his future with the UFC now that the WEC ceases to exist.

Eddie Wineland Happy With Progression, Eyei...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off440 Views

Eddie Wineland was the first WEC bantamweight champion. With his win over Ken Stone on Thursday night in Arizona, he believes he is on track

Gegard Mousasi Fighting in K-1 Kickboxing B...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off955 Views

Gegard Mousasi is returning to Japan for a New Year's Eve fight on Dream's year-end Dynamite!! 2010 fight card. The former Strikeforce and Dream mixed

Roxanne Modafferi vs. Hitomi Akano Added to...

Dec 17, 2010Comments off897 Views

Roxanne Modafferi and Hitomi Akano have been added to Sengoku's Dec. 30 Soul of Fight event at Airake Coliseum in Tokyo. Modafferi announced the fight