All posts by Ken Pishna

Lyle Beerbohm Out; JZ Cavalcante Set to Fig...

Jul 20, 2011NoNo Comments520 Views

A premier lightweight bout between Gesias “JZ” Cavalcante and Lyle Beerbohm has suffered a casualty for the Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Henderson fight card in Chicago.

MFC Releases Drew Fickett Following Second ...

Jul 19, 2011NoNo Comments1222 Views

The Maximum Fighting Championship on Monday released former MFC lightweight contender Drew Fickett from his contract with the promotion.

UFC 134 Fight Card News: Raphael Assuncao G...

Jul 18, 2011NoNo Comments867 Views

UFC 134 got another Brazilian battle, adding a featherweight bout pitting Raphael Assuncao against Octagon newcomer Johnny Eduardo.

UFC News: Charlie Brenneman vs. Anthony Joh...

Jul 16, 2011NoNo Comments823 Views

A welterweight bout between Charlie Brenneman and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson is on tap for a third October UFC event.

Shark Fights 17 Results: Jake Rosholt Wins,...

Jul 16, 2011NoNo Comments890 Views

UFC veterans Jake Rosholt and Ricco Rodriguez continued their winning ways at Friday night's Shark Fights 17 at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas.

Joe Lauzon and Melvin Guillard Make it Easy...

Jul 15, 2011NoNo Comments1072 Views

First, BJ Penn and Carlos Condit basically put their bout for a UFC event in October together via Twitter. Now some jawing between Melvin Guillard

Ricco Rodriguez Agrees to New Opponent Afte...

Jul 15, 2011NoNo Comments1592 Views

Shark Fights 17: Horwich vs. Rosholt II is finally set for Friday night at the Dr. Pepper Arena in Frisco, Texas, but it wasn’t without

UFC Fighter, Firefighter, Father… Pol...

Jul 14, 2011NoNo Comments1186 Views

UFC veteran Chris Lytle faces Dan Hardy on Aug. 14 in Milwaukee, Wisc., but he may soon be picking a fight of another kind. He’s

Calgary Commission On Hold While New Jersey...

Jul 14, 2011NoNo Comments484 Views

The Calgary Combative Sports Commission on Thursday issued a statement regarding the sanctioning situation swirling around Kim Couture following her July 8 fight at AX

UFC President Dana White Says Brock Lesnar&...

Jul 14, 2011NoNo Comments3063 Views

Brock Lesnar is on the mend and recouping from his latest bout with diverticulitis in true Brock Lesnar fashion... on his own, on a farm,

Rashad Evans Guaranteed Title Shot if He Be...

Jul 14, 2011NoNo Comments693 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday confirmed that Rashad Evans, if successful against Tito Ortiz at UFC 133, will get a shot at the winner

Hayato ‘Mach’ Sakurai Injured, ...

Jul 14, 2011NoNo Comments1520 Views

Dream event producer Keiichi Sasahara on Thursday announced that Hayato “Mach” Sakurai has had to withdraw from his proposed non-title bout with Dream welterweight champion

BJ Penn’s Brother, Reagan Penn, to Ma...

Jul 14, 2011NoNo Comments1044 Views

UFC veteran BJ Penn isn’t the only fighter in the family and his younger brother, Reagan, is going to get the chance to prove it.

Strikeforce Challengers 18 Fight Card Gets ...

Jul 13, 2011NoNo Comments952 Views

A middleweight bout between Danillo Villefort and Nathan James has been scheduled for Strikeforce Challengers 18 on Aug. 12 at the Palms Casino Resort in

Tyson Griffin Not Starting Over as UFC Feat...

Jul 09, 2011NoNo Comments1020 Views

Tyson Griffin has long been considered one of the top fighters in the UFC lightweight division. Now that he's made the move down to featherweight,

Tyson Griffin Not Starting Over as UFC Feat...

Jul 06, 2011NoNo Comments403 Views

Tyson Griffin has long been considered one of the top fighters in the UFC lightweight division. Now that he's made the move down to featherweight,

Patricio Pitbull Pulls Out of Bellator 47 T...

Jul 05, 2011NoNo Comments1377 Views

A hand injury has forced Patricio “Pitbull” Freire out of his scheduled title fight with Joe Warren at Bellator 47.

Nik Lentz and Charles Oliveira Likely Heade...

Jun 30, 2011NoNo Comments555 Views

Charles Oliveira and Nik Lentz are on the path to a second showdown after their UFC on Versus 4 bout was ruled a "no contest,"

After Spike TV Counter-Programming Tactics,...

Jun 30, 2011NoNo Comments858 Views

All is fair in love and war... and television contract negotiations, evidently. The UFC and longtime broadcast partner Spike TV hit a snag in negotiations

Dana White at UFC 94

UFC President Dana White Says Nate Marquard...

Jun 27, 2011NoNo Comments1869 Views

Not only is Nate Marquardt currently out of a job due to his recent flack with UFC president Dana White over failing to gain medical

UFC on Versus 4 Attendance and Gate are Mod...

Jun 27, 2011NoNo Comments731 Views

UFC on Versus 4 in Pittsburgh draws modest attendance and gate receipts, but UFC president Dana White appreciate of the "guys that will step up

UFC on Versus 4 Fighter Bonuses: Kongo, Lau...

Jun 26, 2011NoNo Comments981 Views

There was a bevvy of fighters worthy of earning post-fight award bonuses at UFC on Versus 4 on Sunday night in Pittsburgh, but there were

UFC on Versus 4 Preliminary Bout Results: T...

Jun 26, 2011NoNo Comments1152 Views

The UFC on Versus 4 preliminary bouts on Facebook were a mixed bag for fight fans. The event started with several finishes, but ended in

Bellator 46 Results: Sandro, Mann, Curran, ...

Jun 26, 2011NoNo Comments758 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships kicked off its Featherweight Summer Series Tournament with a bang, as Ronnie Mann, Pat Curran, Marlon Sandro, and Nazareno Malegarie all moved

Nate Marquardt at UFC 102

BREAKING NEWS: Former UFC Middleweight Cont...

Jun 25, 2011NoNo Comments1931 Views

Things went from bad to worse very quickly for Nate Marquardt on Saturday. Not only was he not cleared to fight at UFC on Versus

BREAKING NEWS: Nate Marquardt Out of UFC on...

Jun 25, 2011NoNo Comments1577 Views

UFC on Versus 4 has suffered some changes along the way, but none as big as the blow dealt on Saturday. Main event fighter Nate

Strikeforce Challengers 16 Results: Fodor, ...

Jun 25, 2011NoNo Comments833 Views

Strikeforce Challengers 16 took place in Kent, Wash., on Friday night. The crowd may have been sparse, but fans were treated to a high-paced main

UFC 134: Rio Sells Out in Little More than ...

Jun 18, 2011NoNo Comments876 Views

There are more than two months left until UFC 134: Rio takes place at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but the event

UFC 134: Rio Fight Between Big Nog and Bren...

Jun 16, 2011NoNo Comments1076 Views

The big heavyweight fight between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Brendan Schaub at UFC 134: Rio just got a little bit bigger. UFC president Dana White

UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin Main Card Fi...

Jun 15, 2011NoNo Comments20348 Views

Check out this exclusive UFC 131: dos Santos vs. Carwin photo gallery, featuring pictures from the main card fights on Saturday in Vancouver.