All posts by Ken Pishna

Mir KO’s Cro Cop At End Of Lackluster...

Sep 26, 2010Comments off263 Views

Frank Mir is considered one of the best heavyweight grappler's in the sport of mixed martial arts, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic one of the best

- BADER STILL UNBLEMISHED WITH WIN OVER LI&...

Sep 26, 2010Comments off249 Views

Ryan Bader kept his record unblemished on Saturday night, scoring the biggest win over his career in front of the UFC 119 crowd in Indianapolis...

LYTLE BOXES HIS WAY TO VICTORY OVER SERRA

Sep 26, 2010Comments off404 Views

It showed on Matt Serra's face, it showed by the crowd's applause, and it showed on the judges' scorecards at UFC 119 in Indianapolis. Chris

Sherk Takes The Split Decision From Dunham

Sep 25, 2010Comments off250 Views

Sean Sherk took a razor close split decision over Evan Dunham at UFC 119 on Saturday night in Indianapolis...

Cro Cop’s Eye Cleared For UFC 119

Sep 21, 2010Comments off958 Views

After swirling speculation worthy of daytime soaps, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic has gained medical clearance for an eye injury that put his UFC 119 bout

- LAUZON GIVES RUEDIGER A RUDE UFC WELCOME

Aug 28, 2010Comments off299 Views

Joe Lauzon gave Ultimate Fighter 5 castmate Gabe Ruediger a rude welcome to the UFC and Andre Winner went out a loser to Nik Lentz

WHITE FED UP WITH THIAGO ALVES MISSING WEIG...

Aug 08, 2010Comments off938 Views

Thiago Alves missed weight on Friday. After dominating him for three round, Jon Fitch was okay with that. UFC president Dana White isn't quite so

UFC On Versus 2 Bonuses Net $40,000

Aug 01, 2010Comments off328 Views

Several fighters at Sunday's UFC on Versus 2: Jones vs. Matyushenko scored $40,000 postfight bonuses...

- NO THUNDER, BUT OKAMI SHUTS MUNOZ DOWN

Aug 01, 2010Comments off270 Views

Whether it earns him a title shot or not, Yushin Okami stuffed Mark Munoz's takedowns to take home a split decision victory at UFC on

GERALD HARRIS LIGHTS UP UFC 116 PRELIMS

Jul 03, 2010Comments off295 Views

On a preliminary fight card that was littered with decisions, Gerald Harris stood alone in the spotlight with his brutal knockout...

BROCK LESNAR ALREADY BIG WINNER AT THE BANK

Jul 02, 2010Comments off601 Views

Slated to receive $400,000 just for stepping foot in the Octagon on Saturday night, Brock Lesnar is already the big winner at UFC 116...

UFC Hands Out $100,000 In TUF 11 Bonuses

Jun 20, 2010Comments off411 Views

The UFC handed out a total of $100,000 in post-fight bonuses at "The Ultimate Fighter" Season 11 finale on Saturday night...

Florian Subs Gomi, Nabs $30,000 Bonus

Mar 31, 2010Comments off418 Views

UFC Fight Night 21 garnered four fighters $30,000 bonus checks, including Kenny Florian, who submitted Japanese legend Takanori Gomi in the main event...

UFC 111 Bonuses: Carwin, Pellegrino, Hamman...

Mar 28, 2010Comments off611 Views

The UFC 111 bonuses were handed out to Shane Carwin, Kurt Pellegrino, Jarred Hamman, and Rodney Wallace...

BJ Penn vs Diego Sanchez Confirmed For UFC ...

Sep 03, 2009Comments off359 Views

UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn will face Diego Sanchez as part of UFC 107 scheduled for Dec. 12...

Ray Mercer TKO’S Tim Sylvia In MMA Bo...

Jun 14, 2009Comments off912 Views

Former UFC heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia was apparently TKO'd by former WBO heavyweight world champion boxer Ray Mercer in the opening seconds of their MMA

Jake Shields Only Wants Big Fights Now

Jun 08, 2009Comments off293 Views

"I just want to do the big fights," said Jake Shields after his first-round submission of No. 2 ranked middleweight Robbie Lawler...

WEC 41 In-Depth: Mike Brown vs Urijah Faber...

Jun 07, 2009Comments off886 Views

One of the most anticipated fights in WEC history, MMAWeekly.com takes you in-depth on the Mike Brown vs. Urijah Faber rematch...

Lawler Speaks Softly, But Carries A Big Sti...

Jun 05, 2009Comments off245 Views

The embodiment of American president Theodore Roosevelt's famous saying, Robbie Lawler doesn't do a lot of talking, but packs a lot of power in his

Fedor And Barnett Set Friendship Aside

Jun 04, 2009Comments off790 Views

Fedor Emelianenko and Josh Barnett weighed in on their upcoming fight at Affliction "Trilogy" on Aug. 1, as the promotion officially unveiled its third event...

Team Quest Hits Busy Time Across The Globe

May 07, 2009Comments off520 Views

Krzysztof Soszynski in the UFC and Sokoudjou and Joe Warrent at Pride lead a busy month for Team Quest...

Anderson Silva vs Forrest Griffin at UFC 10...

Apr 28, 2009Comments off728 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will face former light heavyweight titleholder Forrest Griffin in the co-main event of UFC 101 in Philadelphia...

Aoki vs Sakurai To Head Dream Welterweights

Mar 13, 2009Comments off609 Views

Dream appears ready to kick off its first Welterweight Grand Prix in a big way, pitting No. 1 ranked lightweight Shinya Aoki against former Top

UFC 96: Rampage Wins, Wants His Belt Back!

Mar 08, 2009Comments off373 Views

It took all three rounds, but Quinton "Rampage" Jackson defeated Keith Jardine at UFC 96 on Saturday night to earn a return shot at the

Frank Mir Says May 23rd Date With Lesnar No...

Mar 07, 2009Comments off1499 Views

After a day of conflicting reports, it appears that the May 23 date for Frank Mir and Brock Lesnar to unify the UFC heavyweight championship

Mir Injured; Out Of UFC 98 Bout With Lesnar...

Mar 06, 2009Comments off958 Views

(UPDATED) Contrasting reports put Frank Mir's participation in the recently announced UFC heavyweight title unification bout with Brock Lesnar at UFC 98 in doubt...

Possible Rule Changes Put UFC 97 In Jeopard...

Feb 12, 2009Comments off526 Views

Possible rules changes by the Quebec Athletic Commission – perhaps even a smaller cage – could put the UFC's return to Montreal, UFC 97, in

Parisyan Tests Positive; Revealed Meds Pre-...

Feb 10, 2009Comments off485 Views

The NSAC revealed on Tuesday that Karo Parisyan has tested positive for banned substances following UFC 94. Parisyan says he revealed all his medications prior

UFC 92 Prelims: Okami Lined Up for Shot at ...

Dec 27, 2008Comments off256 Views

The UFC 92 preliminary fight card ended up being a mix of lackluster affairs amidst some year-end fireworks, with Yushin Okami staying lined up for

THIAGO ALVES GETS NEXT SHOT AT UFC 170 TITL...

Dec 09, 2008Comments off1450 Views

UFC president Dana White on Tuesday confirmed that Thiago Alves will get the next shot at the UFC welterweight title, regardless of who holds it...