All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC SAYS PLAN IS TO INCREASE UK EVENTS IN 2...

Oct 14, 2010NoNo Comments398 Views

After an 11-month layoff, UFC U.K. boss Marshall Zelaznik says that the plan is for the promotion to do several more events in the U.K.

CONDIT EXPLAINS MISSED FLIGHT FOR UFC 120

Oct 14, 2010NoNo Comments1126 Views

Carlos Condit missed his flight to the U.K., causing many, including Dan Hardy, to question him. Condit on Thursday explained the mishap...

UFC RECORD BREAKER IN TORONTO, LIKELY MID-2...

Oct 12, 2010NoNo Comments528 Views

The UFC is likely to head to Toronto mid-year 2001 for what it believes will be an event that sets the North American MMA attendance

HIGH STAKES: SHIELDS MAY GET TITLE SHOT WIT...

Oct 12, 2010NoNo Comments420 Views

Jake Shields hasn't fought in the Octagon yet, but he's already being considered for a shot at the winner of Georges St-Pierre vs. Josh Koscheck...

CLAY GUIDA ANNOUNCES UFC 125 BOUT WITH GOMI

Oct 11, 2010NoNo Comments433 Views

Clay Guida on Sunday night announced that he will face Takanori Gomi on New Year's Day in Las Vegas...

CBS OUT OF THE STRIKEFORCE PICTURE FOR 2010

Oct 10, 2010NoNo Comments397 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Saturday night confirmed that CBS isn't on the radar for the foreseeable future, but he's hoping to revisit the situation

STRIKEFORCE WORKING ON MELENDEZ-AOKI REMATC...

Oct 10, 2010NoNo Comments413 Views

Gilbert Melendez has been on

THOMSON LINES UP A TRILOGY WITH MELENDEZ

Oct 09, 2010NoNo Comments471 Views

Josh Thomson wasn't happy with the way his fight with JZ Cavalcante ended on Saturday night, but he's happy to step into a trilogy with

NICK DIAZ: “IT’S JUST KIND OF M...

Oct 09, 2010NoNo Comments591 Views

Nick Diaz's life is about fighting, and he looks forward to finishing the fight that he never had the opportunity to the first time around

BENAVIDEZ STEPS IN FOR BOWLES AT WEC 52

Oct 07, 2010NoNo Comments394 Views

Just 24 hours after learning that former WEC bantamweight champion Brian Bowles withdrew from the promotion's Nov. 11 fight card, his replacement has come to

JOE SOTO’S CAREER ON THE LINE WITH EY...

Sep 30, 2010NoNo Comments696 Views

Joe Soto lost his mother on Christmas, then his Bellator featherweight title, and now he's battling for his eyesight...

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

Sep 26, 2010NoNo Comments369 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 OV...

Sep 26, 2010NoNo Comments355 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, 2010NoNo Comments505 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, 2010NoNo Comments349 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, 2010NoNo Comments1203 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 WE...

Aug 28, 2010NoNo Comments394 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, 2010NoNo Comments1321 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, 2010NoNo Comments436 Views

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

– NO THUNDER, BUT OKAMI SHUTS MUNOZ D...

Aug 01, 2010NoNo Comments379 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, 2010NoNo Comments394 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, 2010NoNo Comments794 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, 2010NoNo Comments516 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, 2010NoNo Comments535 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, 2010NoNo Comments774 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, 2009NoNo Comments461 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, 2009NoNo Comments1346 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, 2009NoNo Comments391 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, 2009NoNo Comments1211 Views

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