All posts by Ken Pishna

Former Champs Antonio Rodrigo Noueira and F...

Sep 07, 2011Comments off1217 Views

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Frank Mir will square off at UFC 140 in December in Toronto, as both fighters try to work their way back

UFC 136 Fight Card: The Rematch That Never ...

Sep 07, 2011Comments off946 Views

People have clamored for the rematch between Nam Phan (16-9) and Leonard Garcia (15-7-1) ever since their controversial split decision bout at The Ultimate Fighter

MMA Life: HBO and ESPN Photographer Ed Mulh...

Sep 07, 2011Comments off1448 Views

HBO and Sports Illustrated photographer Ed Mulholland has photographed numerous sports, but there's something special that attracts him to mixed martial arts.

Bellator Undercards to Stream on Spike.com;...

Sep 06, 2011Comments off1081 Views

Spike.com will begin airing live Bellator undercard fights beginning with Saturday's Bellator 49, is a bigger move of the promotion to the Spike TV network

UFC on Fox Fight Card Growing, Adds Swanson...

Sep 03, 2011Comments off771 Views

The UFC on Saturday announced a featherweight bout pitting Cub Swanson against Ricardo Lamas for the Nov. 12 UFC on Fox event in Anaheim, Calif.

Brock Lesnar Still on Track for UFC Return ...

Sep 02, 2011Comments off3222 Views

If Internet rumors were to be believed, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar would have been retired and come back too many times to count.

Jake Shields Opts to Remain in Main Event o...

Aug 31, 2011Comments off1014 Views

Despite his father, Jack, passing away earlier this week, UFC welterweight contender Jake Shields has opted to remain in the main event of the upcoming

Cris Cyborg Targeted for Strikeforce Fight ...

Aug 30, 2011Comments off729 Views

Cris "Cyborg" Santos recently inked a new deal with Strikeforce. Details are sketchy, but it sounds as if the champ will be back in the

Maximo Blanco Draws Pat Healy as Replacemen...

Aug 30, 2011Comments off612 Views

Originally slated to face Josh Thomson, Maximo Blanco will instead square off with Pat Healy at Strikeforce's Sept. 10 event in Cincinnati.

UFC 134 Rio Post Fight: Big Nog is Back, Re...

Aug 28, 2011Comments off1134 Views

After 18 months out of the Octagon, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira was ready to shout it from the rooftops of Rio after knocking out rising heavyweight

UFC on Versus 6 Fight Card: Josh Neer and K...

Aug 23, 2011Comments off565 Views

Josh Neer and Keith Wisniewski both make their returns to the Octagon at UFC on Versus 6, where they will face one another.

Ring of Fire 41 Results: Brandon Thatch Win...

Aug 21, 2011Comments off1687 Views

Brandon Thatch took another step towards the bright lights of the biggest stages of MMA with a win over Chidi Njokuani at Saturday night's Ring

UFC President Dana White Says ESPN Bagged I...

Aug 20, 2011Comments off844 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship earlier this week announced a landmark television deal that will see their programming spread across the airwaves of the Fox family

Ring of Fire 41 Weigh-in Results; Njokuani ...

Aug 20, 2011Comments off1144 Views

Ring of Fire 41 takes place Saturday night at 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Colo. The main event showdown between up-and-comers Brandon Thatch and Chidi Njokuani

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta Says UFC Magazine-...

Aug 18, 2011Comments off1922 Views

Despite the numerous announcements that accompanied the UFC and Fox television deal on Thursday, there is more to come. One thing UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta

UFC on Fox TV Deal Marks a New Era in Live ...

Aug 18, 2011Comments off792 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday unleashed its new seven-year television deal with the Fox family of networks that will bring at least 36 weeks

Jon Fitch Gets the Green Light to Return, b...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off689 Views

After months of dealing with a shoulder injury, Jon Fitch is back in business. Now the question is whether or not he'll get his wish

Autopsy Reveals Shawn Tompkins Died of a He...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off3389 Views

Prominent mixed martial arts and kickboxing trainer Shawn Tompkins passed away in his sleep over the weekend. An autopsy was performed on Monday revealing the

UFC Reportedly Strikes New Multi-Year TV De...

Aug 16, 2011Comments off1585 Views

The UFC has reportedly found a new television home for 2012 and beyond. The mixed martial arts juggernaut is reportedly headed to Fox in 2012.

UFC on Versus 5 Fighters Score $65,000 Bonu...

Aug 14, 2011Comments off1415 Views

UFC on Versus 5 took place in Milwaukee on Sunday night with a fight card chalk full of finishes and exciting fights that left UFC

UFC on Versus 5 Facebook Prelim Results: He...

Aug 14, 2011Comments off552 Views

Jimy Hettes, Cole Miller, Jacob Volkmann, and Edwin Figueroa all impressed on the opening four fights of UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle on

Strikeforce Challengers 18 Results: Joe Dua...

Aug 13, 2011Comments off965 Views

In a fight that could have swung either way on the scorecards, the judges in Las Vegas saw the Strikeforce Challengers main event in favor

Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Ye...

Aug 12, 2011Comments off591 Views

Despite all the swirling talk about the UFC poaching all of Strikeforce's top fighters, Gilbert Melendez won't be one of them if that situation comes

No UFC Fights Scheduled, Jon Fitch’s ...

Aug 07, 2011Comments off901 Views

With one of the best records in UFC history, and wanting to fight the creme de la creme, Jon Fitch's next step in the Octagon

GSP and Nick Diaz Likely on Tap for UFC Pri...

Aug 07, 2011Comments off1073 Views

Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz are likely on tap for a stint on UFC Primetime for their upcoming fight at UFC 137 in October, but

Despite UFC 133 Loss to Rashad Evans, Tito ...

Aug 07, 2011Comments off703 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz may not have won against Rashad Evans at UFC 133, but the fire to fight still shines bright

UFC 133 Postfight Fighter Awards and Bonuse...

Aug 06, 2011Comments off731 Views

For most UFC events, the wealth often gets spread down the line to some of the preliminary bout fighters, but not so at UFC 133

UFC 133 Results: Vitor Belfort is Back!

Aug 06, 2011Comments off998 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 off1059 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 off757 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