All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC Japan will be Free TV Leading into a La...

Oct 02, 2011NoNo Comments1057 Views

Put any doubts behind you, the UFC is going to do two shows in a single 24-hour period in 2012.

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Boun...

Oct 02, 2011NoNo Comments1265 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, according to UFC president Dana White, will be the latest talent siphoned away to the UFC.

UFC on Versus 6: Cruz vs. Johnson $65,000 P...

Oct 02, 2011NoNo Comments1288 Views

The UFC on Versus 6: Cruz vs. Johnson fighters that scored postfight awards walked away with an additional $65,000 for their efforts.

Dave Herman Says He’s Out of UFC 136 ...

Sep 29, 2011NoNo Comments656 Views

Heavyweight Dave Herman was removed from the UFC 136 fight card on Wednesday. He says it was because of an alleged failed drug test in

UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage Weigh-in Photo G...

Sep 23, 2011NoNo Comments706 Views

Exclusive UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage weigh-in photo gallery from Friday's festivities. Must have been something in the water, the fighters were kind of chippy.

Matt Hughes Enters UFC 135 on Last Fight of...

Sep 19, 2011NoNo Comments968 Views

Matt Hughes' fight with Josh Koscheck at UFC 135 on Saturday night is the final bout on his current contract. Will it be enough for

Jason Miller Brings the Passion to Counter ...

Sep 18, 2011NoNo Comments1410 Views

Mayhem is sure to drop an entertainment bomb on "The Ultimate Fighter" this season, but what Jason Miller brings as a coach to his charges

UFC Fight Night 25 Fighter Bonuses Net $55,...

Sep 17, 2011NoNo Comments693 Views

As is customary, UFC president Dana White handed out post-fight awards and bonuses at UFC Fight Night 25: Shields vs. Ellenberger on Saturday night. The

Isaac DeJesus vs. Georgi Karakhanyan to Fig...

Sep 12, 2011NoNo Comments614 Views

Former Tachi champion Isaac DeJesus and Bellator veteran Georgi Karakhanyan will square off for the vacant Tachi featherweight title on Dec. 2 at TPF 11.

BAMMA 7 Results & Review: Jim Wallhead...

Sep 10, 2011NoNo Comments845 Views

"Judo" Jim Wallhead took a narrow split decision from UFC veteran Frank Trigg at BAMMA 7 on Saturday, while an overweight Paul Daley bested Jordan

UFC 140 Fight Card: Tito Ortiz and Rogerio ...

Sep 10, 2011NoNo Comments1656 Views

It'll be nine months later when fight time rolls around, but Tito Ortiz and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira are finally slated to meet in the Octagon.

Road Doesn’t Get Any Easier for Nick ...

Sep 08, 2011NoNo Comments879 Views

Just 24 hours after Nick Diaz hit the skids, forcing UFC president Dana White to pull him from the UFC 137 main event, the former

Former Champs Antonio Rodrigo Noueira and F...

Sep 07, 2011NoNo Comments1313 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, 2011NoNo Comments1045 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, 2011NoNo Comments1541 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, 2011NoNo Comments1146 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, 2011NoNo Comments821 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, 2011NoNo Comments3323 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, 2011NoNo Comments1088 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, 2011NoNo Comments787 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, 2011NoNo Comments662 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, 2011NoNo Comments1181 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, 2011NoNo Comments604 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, 2011NoNo Comments1796 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, 2011NoNo Comments896 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, 2011NoNo Comments1212 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, 2011NoNo Comments2059 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, 2011NoNo Comments839 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, 2011NoNo Comments774 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, 2011NoNo Comments3552 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