All posts by Ken Pishna

Gladiator Man Axed, UFC Unveils the ‘...

Feb 02, 2012Comments off972 Views

Gladiator got the axe... welcome to the Evolution! Saturday night will mark the unveiling of the UFC's new introduction package, which pays homage to the

Georges St-Pierre: I Am Not the Champ Anymo...

Jan 31, 2012Comments off1442 Views

Georges St-Pierre recently declared that he no longer sees himself as the UFC champion, but wants to fight Nick Diaz to prove that he is

Should Bisping Have Gotten Decision? Sonnen...

Jan 29, 2012Comments off895 Views

Nearly everyone had a set opinion about Saturday night's Chael Sonnen vs. Michael Bisping decision... including Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping.

UFC on Fox 2 Preliminary Fighters Nab Bonus...

Jan 28, 2012Comments off1287 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returned to the Windy City on Saturday night for UFC on Fox 2, but it was all preliminary card fighters that

Strikeforce Adds Scott Smith vs. Lamumba Sa...

Jan 27, 2012Comments off976 Views

A middleweight bout between Scott Smith and Lumumba Sayers is on tap for Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey slated for March 3 in Columbus, Ohio.

Hackers Attack UFC President Dana White

Jan 26, 2012Comments off1135 Views

The hackers that claimed responsibility for re-directing the UFC’s website a few days ago took aim at company president Dana White on Thursday, releasing his

White Says Anthony Johnson has to Prove Him...

Jan 26, 2012Comments off451 Views

Anthony Johnson was exiled from the Octagon following his failure to make weight at UFC 142 Rio, and it sounds as if it will be

UFC Logo Red

UFC Planning July 7 Pay-Per-View and Fan Ex...

Jan 25, 2012Comments off654 Views

MMAWeekly.com has confirmed that the UFC has a July 7 pay-per-view event in the works, coinciding with a Fan Expo.

Dana White Reveals UFC Championship Road Ma...

Jan 24, 2012Comments off719 Views

Breaking with tradition, UFC president Dana White already has a public road map laying wide open for two of his marquee divisions.

Kenny Florian has No Regrets if June Comes ...

Jan 22, 2012Comments off718 Views

Kenny Florian is giving it until June to determine whether or not he can recover from a back injury. If that's the end of his

Impressive Finishes Equal UFC on FX Fight N...

Jan 20, 2012Comments off957 Views

The UFC on FX 1: Guillard vs. Miller fighters gave officials several options to choose from for the company’s usual post-fight bonuses.

Chael Sonnen Moves Beyond Anderson Silva; T...

Jan 20, 2012Comments off1099 Views

You never know what's truly going through the mind of Chael Sonnen, but if he gets past Michael Bisping, he says he's moving beyond Anderson

Joint Venture Rebrands HDNet as AXS TV

Jan 18, 2012Comments off582 Views

HDNet, AEG, Ryan Seacrest Media, and Creative Artists Agency on Wednesday announced a joint venture that will rebrand HDNet as AXS TV. What does it

Demain Maia Draws Chris Weidman to Mend UFC...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off1027 Views

The UFC didn’t have much time to find a replacement when Mark Munoz fell off the UFC on Fox 2 fight card on Tuesday, but

UFC 145 Nixed for Montreal

Jan 17, 2012Comments off875 Views

Not only did UFC officials lose Mark Munoz to injury for the UFC on Fox 2 event next week, but they also had to reschedule

Mark Munoz Injured; Chael Sonnen vs. Michae...

Jan 17, 2012Comments off1062 Views

Less than two weeks removed from the event, the UFC on Fox 2 fight card has undergone a major change. Chael Sonnen will now face

Junior dos Santos Knee Nearing 100-Percent

Jan 15, 2012Comments off634 Views

Reigning UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos is feeling good and nearing 100-percent health following a knee injury that had him on the sidelines.

UFC 142 Rio Fighter Bonuses; Barboza the Ru...

Jan 15, 2012Comments off1047 Views

The UFC’s return to Rio de Janeiro on Saturday night was chalk full of stunning finishes and tremendous battles, so whittling down the UFC 142

UFC 142 Rio Fight Is On! Anthony Johnson at...

Jan 14, 2012Comments off2319 Views

The UFC 142 Rio fight between Vitor Belfort and Anthony Johnson got the green light on Saturday when Johnson made the newly agreed upon weight

Jose Aldo Takes UFC 142 Rio Home Turf Press...

Jan 10, 2012Comments off921 Views

Home turf advantage also comes with it's own special set of pressures and distractions, but Jose Aldo believes he's prepared to deal with them at

UFC 141 Drug Tests Clean; Overeem Has Two L...

Jan 09, 2012Comments off967 Views

The UFC 141 drug test results came back clean with all but one fighter tested, although Alistair Overeem still has two more tests to go.

Cris Cyborg vs Yamanaka

Cris “Cyborg” Santos Tests Posi...

Jan 06, 2012Comments off7784 Views

The California State Athletic Commission on Friday announced that Cris “Cyborg” Santos tested positive for her most recent fight.

No Pressure, Chad Mendes Plans to Blast Jos...

Jan 04, 2012Comments off1384 Views

Chad Mendes is a decided underdog heading into his UFC 142 Rio bout with Jose Aldo. But he believes he's got what it takes to

Overeem Paid in Full; Golden Glory Still in...

Jan 03, 2012Comments off1288 Views

Despite a court order, Golden Glory was unable to stop Alistair Overeem from getting paid in full for his UFC 141 fight with Lesnar. They

UFC 141 Results: Diaz Picks Cowboy Apart

Dec 31, 2011Comments off818 Views

All the trash talk and pushing and shoving leading up to the UFC 141 battle between Nate Diaz and Donald Cerrone was nothing compared to

UFC 141 Results: Alexander Gustafsson is No...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off1297 Views

Alexander Gustafsson, at UFC 141 on Friday night, proved himself a worthy contender in the UFC's light heavyweight division, currently ruled by champion Jon Jones.

UFC 141 Prelim Results: Pearson and Castill...

Dec 30, 2011Comments off668 Views

The UFC 141 Prelims Live on Spike TV featured two battles in the lighter weight classes, but neither produced the fight ending fireworks that many

Experience, Attitude Make TUF Brasil Best E...

Dec 23, 2011Comments off895 Views

What is it that has everyone so excited for TUF Brasil? That's simple... experience and attitude.

Vitor Belfort at Affliction

Vitor Belfort Begins All Access UFC 142 Ser...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off521 Views

Leading up to his middleweight showdown with Anthony Johnson at UFC 142 in Rio de Janeiro, Top 10 ranked Vitor Belfort is giving fans a

Alistair Overeem Clears First Drug Test for...

Dec 20, 2011Comments off2345 Views

Alistair Overeem has taken the first step in gaining his licensure for his bout against Brock Lesnar on Dec. 30 at UFC 141 in Las