All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC on Fox TV Deal Marks a New Era in Live ...

Aug 18, 2011NoNo Comments859 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 Comments806 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 Comments3651 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

UFC Reportedly Strikes New Multi-Year TV De...

Aug 16, 2011NoNo Comments1655 Views

The UFC has reportedly found a new television home for 2012 and beyond. The mixed martial arts juggernaut is reportedly headed to Fox in 2012.

UFC on Versus 5 Fighters Score $65,000 Bonu...

Aug 14, 2011NoNo Comments1586 Views

UFC on Versus 5 took place in Milwaukee on Sunday night with a fight card chalk full of finishes and exciting fights that left UFC

UFC on Versus 5 Facebook Prelim Results: He...

Aug 14, 2011NoNo Comments605 Views

Jimy Hettes, Cole Miller, Jacob Volkmann, and Edwin Figueroa all impressed on the opening four fights of UFC on Versus 5: Hardy vs. Lytle on

Strikeforce Challengers 18 Results: Joe Dua...

Aug 13, 2011NoNo Comments1050 Views

In a fight that could have swung either way on the scorecards, the judges in Las Vegas saw the Strikeforce Challengers main event in favor

Gilbert Melendez Not Jumping to UFC Ship Ye...

Aug 12, 2011NoNo Comments656 Views

Despite all the swirling talk about the UFC poaching all of Strikeforce's top fighters, Gilbert Melendez won't be one of them if that situation comes

No UFC Fights Scheduled, Jon Fitch’s ...

Aug 07, 2011NoNo Comments981 Views

With one of the best records in UFC history, and wanting to fight the creme de la creme, Jon Fitch's next step in the Octagon

GSP and Nick Diaz Likely on Tap for UFC Pri...

Aug 07, 2011NoNo Comments1156 Views

Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz are likely on tap for a stint on UFC Primetime for their upcoming fight at UFC 137 in October, but

Despite UFC 133 Loss to Rashad Evans, Tito ...

Aug 07, 2011NoNo Comments762 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz may not have won against Rashad Evans at UFC 133, but the fire to fight still shines bright

UFC 133 Postfight Fighter Awards and Bonuse...

Aug 06, 2011NoNo Comments818 Views

For most UFC events, the wealth often gets spread down the line to some of the preliminary bout fighters, but not so at UFC 133

UFC 133 Results: Vitor Belfort is Back!

Aug 06, 2011NoNo Comments1066 Views

Just a few months removed from being on the receiving end of a first-round knockout, Vitor Belfort is back to being the phenom, scoring a

UFC 133 Results: Constantinos Philippou Get...

Aug 06, 2011NoNo Comments1129 Views

Constantinos Philippou got the call to the UFC 133 main card, and a victory to go along with it, but he wasn't all that satisfied

UFC 133 Prelims Live on Spike Results: Mend...

Aug 06, 2011NoNo Comments822 Views

In two UFC 133 preliminary bouts on Spike TV, leading up to Saturday night's main card in Philadelphia, we saw a light heavyweight upstart establish

UFC 133 Facebook Prelims Results: Experienc...

Aug 06, 2011NoNo Comments1289 Views

As has become custom, UFC 133 kicked off Saturday with a slate of four preliminary bouts that aired live on Facebook from the Wells Fargo

UFC Pres Dana White Says They Are Done with...

Aug 04, 2011NoNo Comments1127 Views

All but one fighter from Team Gold Glory was currently released from any contractual obligations to Strikeforce or the UFC. Company president Dana White says

UFC 133: Tito Ortiz, “I Never Knew I ...

Aug 02, 2011NoNo Comments551 Views

Tito Ortiz comes from a time in mixed martial arts when it was hardly considered a sport, let along a legitimate career choice. But now,

As the UK Turns, the Wheel Lands on UFC 138...

Aug 01, 2011NoNo Comments1152 Views

Che Mills has been bathed in controversy over his next fight, but it now appears that the waters are clearing and he will indeed fight

Excitement, Controversy, Uncertainty: Where...

Jul 31, 2011NoNo Comments2404 Views

Dan Henderson was involved in one of the more exciting rounds, if not fights, in recent MMA action, stopping Fedor Emelianenko inside of the first

Amidst Strikeforce Title Talk, Tim Kennedy&...

Jul 31, 2011NoNo Comments1360 Views

After defeating Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, title talk heated up for Tim Kennedy. The Strikeforce middleweight is happy to entertain such tallk, but he

Is Che Mills Fighting Chris Cope at UFC 138...

Jul 30, 2011NoNo Comments1409 Views

What began as just another fight announcement for the upcoming UFC 138: Leben vs. Munoz fight card has turned into a swirl of controversy.

Tim Kennedy Fights for a Bigger Prize than ...

Jul 29, 2011NoNo Comments700 Views

Make no mistake about it, Tim Kennedy does want to become the Strikeforce middleweight champion, but there is still something bigger driving him to achieve

No Love Lost for Jon Jones, New Team Renews...

Jul 28, 2011NoNo Comments1131 Views

Rashad Evans has made numerous changes since the last time he set foot in the Octagon, starting his own team, moving across the country. Will

With The Crow Grounded, Doug ‘The Rhi...

Jul 28, 2011NoNo Comments1518 Views

UFC veteran and current Tachi Palace Fights middleweight champion David “The Crow” Loiseau has pulled out of next week’s bout against Giva Santana, according to

It’s UFC or Bust for Former Strikefor...

Jul 25, 2011NoNo Comments1931 Views

Cung Le wants continue both fighting and acting. But he's closing in on an apparent deal-breaker for his fighting career. It appears that it's either

UFC Boss Continues Claims that Culinary Uni...

Jul 24, 2011NoNo Comments1597 Views

The UFC has been waiting. Fighters have been waiting. Fans have been waiting. But still there is no MMA in New York. UFC boss Dana

Strikeforce Challengers 17 Results: Storybo...

Jul 23, 2011NoNo Comments1289 Views

Trilogies are typically reserved for books and movies, but fans in attendance at Strikeforce Challengers 17 were treated to the third episode of a mixed

Calgary Commission Renders Decision After R...

Jul 22, 2011NoNo Comments1625 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Thursday rendered a decision on the questionable slow referee stoppage in the recent Kim Couture vs. Sheila Bird fight

UFC 139 Fight Card: Urijah Faber and Brian ...

Jul 22, 2011NoNo Comments1285 Views

Urijah Faber wants a rematch. Brian Bowles wants a rematch. But before either fighter gets an opportunity to step back in the Octagon with UFC