All posts by Ken Pishna

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

UFC and Bellator Both Pushing for Eddie Alv...

Oct 31, 2012NoNo Comments1055 Views

Eddie Alvarez recently became the hottest property on the 155-pound market with both UFC and Bellator after him.

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Jon Jones Reveals TUF 17 Coaching Staff Inc...

Oct 31, 2012NoNo Comments2171 Views

With filming underway, UFC light heavyweight champion and TUF 17 coach Jon Jones on Tuesday night finally revealed his coaching staff to the world.

Shane Carwin Motivated by Dislike of Roy Ne...

Oct 30, 2012NoNo Comments1537 Views

Typically, the challenge of competition is enough for Shane Carwin, but heading into his TUF 16 Finale showdown with Roy Nelson, he has the added

Jon Jones Isn’t Randy Couture, but Chael ...

Oct 26, 2012NoNo Comments2058 Views

Chael Sonnen has become the master of trash talk to build up fights, but even he has had to give UFC light heavyweight champion Jon

Paul Daley and Eduardo Dantas Pulled from B...

Oct 25, 2012NoNo Comments1577 Views

The Bellator 79 fight card suffered a couple casualties this week with the loss of main card fighters Paul Daley and bantamweight champion Eduardo Dantas.

Rashad Evans vs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira

Rashad Evans vs. Rogerio Nogeuira Verbally ...

Oct 24, 2012NoNo Comments887 Views

Rashad Evans may have had Lyoto Machida in mind as an ideal opponent for his return to the Octagon, but he will instead square off

Fighting for Survival, California Commissio...

Oct 23, 2012NoNo Comments724 Views

Currently in a tailspin, the California State Athletic Commission on Tuesday announced that it has appointed Andy Foster as its new Executive Officer.

Is MMA on the Ropes in California?

Oct 21, 2012NoNo Comments885 Views

The California State Athletic Commission is on the precipice of losing access to the Association of Boxing Commissions database, which would hamper the commission's ability

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UFC’s Exploding Market in Brazil Rein...

Oct 21, 2012NoNo Comments1087 Views

The UFC's recent successes in Brazil emphasize the importance of global market expansion as growth appears to have slowed in the U.S.

Heading into UFC 154 Georges St-Pierre Figh...

Oct 21, 2012NoNo Comments944 Views

Carlos Condit knows exactly what he's up against in Georges St-Pierre, one of the greatest fighters of all time. But he also knows that he

Calgary Commish Confirms Matt Riddle and Fr...

Oct 20, 2012NoNo Comments1912 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Saturday confirmed Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera's suspensions and overturned the results of their bouts.

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Bellator Lightweight Tournament Semifinal P...

Oct 20, 2012NoNo Comments1208 Views

The Bellator Season 7 Lightweight Tournament semifinal pairings are now set for Bellator 81, which takes place in November.

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Chris Weidman Says Anderson Silva is Dodgin...

Oct 20, 2012NoNo Comments1535 Views

Chris Weidman, widely regarded as the top contender in the UFC middleweight division, is fighting in December, but it won’t be against 185-pound champion Anderson

Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera Suspended ...

Oct 19, 2012NoNo Comments2067 Views

UFC 149 competitors Matt Riddle and Francisco Rivera were each suspended for 90 days following a positive test result for banned substances.

Forrest Griffin Draws Phil Davis at UFC 155...

Oct 19, 2012NoNo Comments1303 Views

Three days after Chael Sonnen left to fight Jon Jones, Forrest Griffin already has a new opponent and remains on the UFC 155 fight card

Why Does Chael Sonnen Get to Fight Jon Jone...

Oct 17, 2012NoNo Comments2126 Views

If you are a UFC light heavyweight fighter complaining about the recently announced Jon Jones vs. Chael Sonnen fight... talk to the hand.

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Jon Jones Believes It’s Time for Clos...

Oct 17, 2012NoNo Comments704 Views

Why Chael Sonnen? Why now? Jon Jones says he agreed to coach TUF 17 opposite Sonnen and fight him afterwards because it's time to put

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TUF Moving Away From Fridays with Jon Jones...

Oct 17, 2012NoNo Comments828 Views

Along with the bombastic pairing of Jon Jones and Chael Sonnen, season seventeen of "The Ultimate Fighter" will see a move away from Friday nights

Thiago Alves Jon Fitch UFC 117

Jon Fitch Back on Track, but Not Back in th...

Oct 15, 2012NoNo Comments1385 Views

Jon Fitch rocks Thiago Alves at UFC 117One fight back into his return from nearly a year on the sidelines and the questions about a

Dana White: “Anderson Silva is the Gr...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments2095 Views

It's no secret how UFC president Dana White feels about Anderson Silva, but after UFC 153, White declared that Silva is setting records that won't

Jon Fitch Feels the Weight Fall From His Sh...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments893 Views

Jon Fitch puts on a Fight of the Night performance at UFC 153, hopefully refreshing his career, and definitely refreshing his wallet.

Eddie Alvarez Dream 5

UFC is “Definitely Interested” ...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments1009 Views

Is Eddie Alvarez UFC bound? Could be, if UFC president Dana White has anything to say about it.

UFC 153 Fighter Bonuses: Jon Fitch Delivers...

Oct 14, 2012NoNo Comments1731 Views

Jon Fitch made good on his intention of winning the UFC 153 Fight of the Night bonus, collecting $70,000 alongside the other UFC 153 fighter

Chris Camozzi Moving Beyond Judges, Looks t...

Oct 13, 2012NoNo Comments603 Views

Reinvigorated, UFC 153's Chris Camozzi heads into Saturday's showdown with Luiz Cane ready to impress the Brazilian crowd and his bosses, hopefully snatching a post-fight

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The Ultimate Fighter 16 Episode 5 Recap: Fi...

Oct 12, 2012NoNo Comments890 Views

Things get emotional leading up to the next fight and Roy Nelson's fighters continue to criticize his coaching style.

Dana White Headed into Surgery as Soon as H...

Oct 11, 2012NoNo Comments893 Views

UFC president Dana White has been battling Meniere's disease for months, but he's finally getting ready to take the fight to the operating table.

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Is Anderson Silva UFC 153 Fight Stephan Bon...

Oct 09, 2012NoNo Comments1329 Views

With no expectations and a career that didn't put championships as his ultimate measure of success, could a perfect storm be brewing for an epic

Shane Roller Calls it a Career Following Lo...

Oct 08, 2012NoNo Comments704 Views

UFC fighter Shane Roller on Monday announced his retirement from fighting following a loss to Jacob Volkmann at Friday night's UFC on FX 5.

Dana White Confirms John Dodson Gets First ...

Oct 06, 2012NoNo Comments1779 Views

UFC president Dana White on Friday night confirmed that John Dodson would get the first crack at UFC flyweight champion Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson.

Hamstring Injury Aside, Travis Browne Not T...

Oct 06, 2012NoNo Comments2249 Views

Travis Browne believes he hobbled himself in the opening moments of the fight, but refused to take any credit away from Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva for