All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC on Fox 1 Gate and Attendance… Thi...

Nov 12, 2011NoNo Comments734 Views

The attendance and gate receipts were announced for UFC on Fox 1 on Saturday night. They weren't jaw-dropping, but this one wasn't about the money.

UFC on Fox 1 Fighter Bonuses Net $65,000

Nov 12, 2011NoNo Comments1285 Views

UFC reached a milestone with its first major event on network TV on Saturday night. Several fighters delivered, earning $65,000 post-fight bonuses for their efforts.

Gina Carano ‘Waiting for a Window to ...

Nov 12, 2011NoNo Comments1056 Views

Question: When is Gina Carano going to return to the ring? Answer: When a window opens up.

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Golden Glory Fires Back at Alistair Overeem

Nov 10, 2011NoNo Comments767 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem recently filed a lawsuit against his former management at Golden Glory. They fired back on Thursday.

Is Velasquez vs. dos Santos UFC’s Ali...

Nov 09, 2011NoNo Comments972 Views

With the passing of boxer Joe Frazier this week, there has been much talk of the golden days of boxing. Can Velasquez vs. dos Santos

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Will Fuel TV Become the UFC Channel?

Nov 09, 2011NoNo Comments766 Views

The UFC is preparing for a takeover of Fuel TV with more than 2,000 hours of programming on the Fox network. Will it be enough

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Ian McCall Draws Newcomer in Tachi Title Fi...

Nov 09, 2011NoNo Comments408 Views

Ian McCall still has a fight at Tachi Palace Fights 11, and it is still to contest the title belt wrapped firmly around his waist.

UFC 138 Bonuses Net Fighters $70,000 Extra

Nov 05, 2011NoNo Comments839 Views

It may have been a while since the UFC set foot on British soil, but their return with UFC 138 on Saturday provided numerous fireworks

UFC on Fox Primetime TV Ratings: Did it Del...

Nov 03, 2011NoNo Comments908 Views

UFC on Fox Primetime drew bigger numbers than any other Primetime episode in the past, but were the numbers as high as expected?

UFC on Fox 1 Weigh-ins to Air Live on Fuel ...

Nov 02, 2011NoNo Comments511 Views

UFC president Dana White says the UFC on Fox 1 weigh-ins will air live on Fuel TV, a Fox network.

I Want My UFC! DirectTV and Fox Come to Ter...

Nov 01, 2011NoNo Comments1492 Views

Fear not UFC fans, DirectTV and Newscorp (which owns the Fox networks) have come to terms, keeping Fox programming on the satellite television service.

BJ Penn Backs Off UFC 137 Retirement Talk

Oct 31, 2011NoNo Comments1045 Views

Despite saying "I'm done" following his loss to Nick Diaz at UFC 137, BJ Penn on Monday appears to have backed off of making his

Silva vs. Sonnen II Possible for Super Bowl...

Oct 27, 2011NoNo Comments864 Views

Chael Sonnen has pushed, pulled, and prodded, trying to get a rematch with Anderson Silva. The fight could very well take place on Super Bowl

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New Life in Strikeforce-Showtime Partnershi...

Oct 27, 2011NoNo Comments795 Views

While most had considered a new deal between Strikeforce and Showtime was dead in the water, UFC president Dana White has taken over negotiations, breathing

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Nick Diaz UFC 137 Prefight Video Interview ...

Oct 24, 2011NoNo Comments490 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz returns to the Octagon with one mission in mind - "I gotta win these fights."

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Kenny Florian Not Ready to Give Up on UFC D...

Oct 23, 2011NoNo Comments1043 Views

Questions of retirement soaring overhead, Kenny Florian says that he's not ready to give up on his UFC dream, but he is shifting weight classes

Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo

The UFC 137 Fight Card Shuffle: Mitrione vs...

Oct 19, 2011NoNo Comments810 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday elevated the heavyweight showdown between Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo to UFC 137 co-main event status.

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BJ Penn Good to Go 5 Rounds at UFC 137, but...

Oct 19, 2011NoNo Comments2614 Views

BJ Penn is ready to answer Nick Diaz trainer Cesar Gracie's call for a five-rounder at UFC 137, but he feels Gracie should "put his

Carlos Condit Disappointed, but Hopeful Sho...

Oct 18, 2011NoNo Comments988 Views

Carlos Condit is "super disappointed" that GSP had to bow out of their fight at UFC 137, but he's willing to wait a couple months

Bellator 54 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 14, 2011NoNo Comments556 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 54 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on October 15, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

Silva vs. Jones Super Fight Possible, but S...

Oct 12, 2011NoNo Comments1300 Views

Fans are clamoring for a Jon Jones vs. Anderson Silva showdown, but both fighters have a few other matters to attend to first says UFC

UFC 136 Fight Photos: Frankie Edgar vs. Gra...

Oct 09, 2011NoNo Comments2849 Views

Exclusive UFC 136 fight photo gallery featuring lightweight champion Frankie Edgar defending his belt in a rematch with Gray Maynard in Houston.

UFC 136 Fight Photos: Jose Aldo vs. Kenny F...

Oct 09, 2011NoNo Comments3139 Views

Exclusive UFC 136 fight photo gallery featuring featherweight champion Jose Aldo defending his belt against Gray Maynard in Houston.

UFC 136 Fight Photos: Chael Sonnen vs. Bria...

Oct 09, 2011NoNo Comments2731 Views

Exclusive UFC 136 fight photo gallery featuring middleweight Chael Sonnen and Brian Stann at the Toyota Center in Houston.

UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard 3 Weigh-in Photo...

Oct 07, 2011NoNo Comments3988 Views

Exclusive UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard weigh-in photo gallery from the Toyota Center in Houston.

UFC 140 Main Event Set with Jon Jones vs. L...

Oct 06, 2011NoNo Comments973 Views

With Rashad Evans on the shelf and the UFC in desperate need of a headliner for UFC 140, Lyoto Machida has been tabbed to return

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UFC 136: Frankie Edgar Ready to Put Gray Ma...

Oct 06, 2011NoNo Comments700 Views

Frankie Edgar meets Gray Maynard for the third time on Saturday night at UFC 136. He's ready to put Maynard behind him, and in emphatic

UFC 136: Chael Sonnen, ‘I Was Put in ...

Oct 05, 2011NoNo Comments674 Views

Chael Sonnen has been out of the Octagon for more than a year, and knows Brian Stann at UFC 136 is no easy taks, but

Jon Jones Excited to See What Happens When ...

Oct 03, 2011NoNo Comments1856 Views

Rashad Evans talks about training with Jon Jones and knowing what he's got; Jones knows the same is true in reverse. He's just ready to

UFC on Fox Will Get the Sports Treatment, b...

Oct 02, 2011NoNo Comments527 Views

When the UFC signed its new seven-year television deal with Fox, UFC president Dana White said that he sees this landmark partnership as an opportunity