All posts by Ken Pishna

Joe Pearson in Car Accident, Jeff Curran Ge...

May 09, 2011Comments off744 Views

Jeff Curran heads this weekend’s XFO 39, but he’ll have a new opponent stepping in at the last minute. Original opponent Joe Pearson has unfortunately

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Wanderlei Silva Had Doubts of Coming Back, ...

May 08, 2011Comments off1270 Views

Wanderlei Silva is an icon in mixed martial arts, but even icons have their moments of doubt. Silva did during his latest rehab. Now he's

Jay Hieron Sweeps Tourney, Earns a Bellator...

May 08, 2011Comments off587 Views

Former IFL welterweight champion Jay Hieron kept his return streak alive on Saturday night at Bellator 43 in Newkirk, Okla., moving into a title fight

Car Accident Sidelines Shane Del Rosario; S...

May 06, 2011Comments off828 Views

A scheduled Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix reserve bout between Shane Del Rosario and Daniel Cormier has been removed from the promotion’s June 18 fight fight

Shinya Aoki Will Fight at Dream 17; McKee a...

May 06, 2011Comments off1512 Views

A proposed fight between Shinya Aoki and Willamy Freire appears to be off for Dream’s “Fight for Japan” event on May 29. The Dream lightweight

Injury Forces Lyman Good Off Bellator 44 Fi...

May 06, 2011Comments off1003 Views

Former Bellator welterweight champion Lyman Good has again been derailed from his attempts to regain the title. An injury has forced his withdrawal from next

TUF 13 TV Ratings Continue Decline, but Dan...

May 05, 2011Comments off862 Views

The criticism of the ratings for the thirteenth season of “The Ultimate Fighter” is likely to continue with the latest numbers coming in on Thursday,

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UFC 129 Fight Photo Gallery: Lyoto Machida ...

May 04, 2011Comments off2783 Views

MMAWeekly.com photo gallery from the UFC 129 fight between Lyoto Machida and Randy Couture. Couture says this will be the final fight of his storied

Shark Fights 15: Villasenor vs. Camozzi Fig...

May 04, 2011Comments off452 Views

Shark Fights 15, featuring Joey Villasenor vs. Chris Camozzi, on May 27, 2011, at the Santa Anna Star Center in Albuquerque, N.M.

UFC 129 Fight Photo Gallery: Jose Aldo vs. ...

May 03, 2011Comments off4299 Views

MMAWeekly.com photo gallery from the UFC 129 co-main event fight between UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Mark Hominick at the Rogers Centre in Toronto,

Paulo Thiago vs. David Mitchell Agreed To f...

May 03, 2011Comments off730 Views

Two UFC welterweights could find themselves fighting for their spot on the promotion’s roster at UFC 134 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Paulo Thiago is

Marcos Galvo Signs for Bellator Bantamweigh...

May 03, 2011Comments off945 Views

Marcos Galvao has agreed to a long term contract with Bellator to enter the promotions Season 5 bantamweight tournament. He could rematch featherweight champion Joe

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UFC 129 Fight Photo Gallery: Georges St-Pie...

May 03, 2011Comments off3692 Views

MMAWeekly.com photo gallery from the UFC 129 main event fight between UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and Jake Shields at the Rogers Centre in Toronto,

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UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields Weigh-in Pho...

Apr 29, 2011Comments off115762 Views

Full photo gallery of the pictures from Friday's UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields weigh-in at the Ricoh Coliseum in Toronto.

Rogerio Nogueira vs. Rich Franklin Latest A...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off2100 Views

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Rich Franklin is the latest addition to the Aug. 6 UFC 133 fight card in Philadelphia.

Ryan Bader Wants to be Part of Tito Ortiz&#...

Apr 22, 2011Comments off1464 Views

Ryan Bader is planning a strong rebound from his loss to Jon Jones... by beating a fighter he grew up watching, Tito Ortiz. "I want

UFC President Dana White Announces Belfort ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off1324 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday announced that Vitor Belfort will next face Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 133 on Aug. 6 in Philadelphia.

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Randy Couture Says UFC 129 Is It; Wants To ...

Apr 20, 2011Comments off2238 Views

Randy Couture intends to leave mixed martial arts on his own terms. He'd rather be the John Elway than the Brett Favre of MMA. He

Brandon Thatch Raises a Ruckus at Ring of F...

Apr 17, 2011Comments off1961 Views

Ring of Fire Young Guns welterweight champion Brandon "Rukus" Thatch made quick work of Chris Holland with a 19-second knockout in Saturday night's main event

Ring of Fire 40 Weigh-in Results; Brandon T...

Apr 16, 2011Comments off2506 Views

The Ring of Fire 40 weigh-ins were held Friday night in Broomfield, Colo.. Saturday night's main event title fight between champion Brandon Thatch and Chris

Like Japan, Dream Attempts to Soldier On to...

Apr 15, 2011Comments off454 Views

Japanese fight promotion Dream may be struggling just to stay afloat in the mixed martial arts world, but on Thursday, the promotion announced plans for

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Strikeforce Champ Nick Diaz’s Next Fi...

Apr 14, 2011Comments off1453 Views

Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz, growing more and more frustrated by his MMA prospects, is turning to professional boxing. A proposed fight with Fernando Vargas

Strikeforce Champ Nick Diaz’s Next Fi...

Apr 14, 2011Comments off361 Views

Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz Fresh off a first-round win over Paul Daley, but frustrated by his future prospects in mixed martial arts, Strikeforce welterweight

Diaz vs. Daley Provides Slight Strikeforce ...

Apr 12, 2011Comments off1381 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley aired live on Showtime (delayed on the West Coast) to an average viewing audience of 528,000, industry sources told MMAWeekly.com on

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Quick Results

Apr 09, 2011Comments off553 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley quick results, featuring Nick Diaz vs. Paul Daley, on Saturday, April 9, at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California.

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Apr 07, 2011Comments off266 Views

podPress test – John Maguire [display_podcast]

Thiago Silva at UFC 108

Thiago Silva Has License Revoked, Gets Fine...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off1730 Views

UFC fighter Thiago Silva won’t be seeing the inside of the Octagon until at least 2012. That was part of the decision rendered by the

UPDATED: Bud Light Re-Ups With UFC, Plans S...

Apr 06, 2011Comments off938 Views

Bud Light and the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Wednesday announced the renewal of Bud Light’s official beer sponsorship of the UFC, which includes a specially

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Bellator 39: Pat Curran Better Fight to Win...

Apr 02, 2011Comments off795 Views

Eddie Alvarez will make the first defense of his lightweight championship on Saturday night at Bellator 39. His opponent, Pat Curran, had better come to

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Justin Wilcox Unleashes the Silverback at S...

Apr 02, 2011Comments off910 Views

Justin Wilcox took full advantage of the rules changes made since Zuffa took over Strikeforce, unleashing the Silverback on Rodrigo Damm in Friday night's main