All posts by Ken Pishna

Dana White and Oscar De La Hoya

Oscar De La Hoya Aims to Upend MMA and R...

Aug 16, 2018NoNo Comments116 Views

Former boxerOscar De La Hoya is "sick to his stomach" about how MMA fighters are paid, so he plans to upend the current pay structure.

Demetrious Johnson UFC 227 Media Day

Demetrious Johnson Provides Injury Update: ...

Aug 13, 2018NoNo Comments378 Views

Demetrious Johnson has some good news about his UFC 227 injury, but then, he also has some bad news.

Sean O'Malley TUF 26 Finale Scrum

Sean O’Malley Returns Alongside Khabi...

Aug 13, 2018NoNo Comments373 Views

Sean O'Malley on Monday announced that he is slated to return to the Octagon UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor on Oct. 6 in Las Vegas.

Joseph Benavidez TUF 24 Finale Post-Fight Press Conference

Joseph Benavidez vs. Ray Borg Shifted to UF...

Aug 07, 2018NoNo Comments304 Views

A fight between top flyweights Joseph Benavidez and Ray Borg has been shifted to the UFC's 25th Anniversary fight card in Denver.

Joe Rogan on Why He Quit Fox

Joe Rogan Excited That He’s Going to ...

Aug 07, 2018NoNo Comments761 Views

(Editorial Opinion is that of Ken Pishna and does not reflect the views and principals of MMAWeekly.com or its staff.) Many people freak out when

Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz Discounts TJ Dillashaw’...

Aug 07, 2018NoNo Comments437 Views

TJ Dillashaw claims to be the best bantamweight of all time. Considering he has a win over Dillashaw, Dominick Cruz wants him to prove it.

Dana White and Conor McGregor

Dana White Confirms Conor McGregor Won̵...

Aug 04, 2018NoNo Comments543 Views

UFC president Dana White says that Conor McGregor will not be punished by the UFC for his attack on a bus full of fighters in

Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz Lashes Out at UFC After Press Con...

Aug 03, 2018NoNo Comments536 Views

Clearly upset with the UFC brass, Nate Diaz on Friday ranted, "F--- the UFC. F--- all this s--t. If I feel like it, I'll fight."

UFC 227 Loses Bethe Correia vs. Irena Aldan...

Aug 01, 2018NoNo Comments425 Views

A UFC 227 bout between Bethe Correia and Irene Aldana has been canceled. 

Grand Jury Rejects Nick Diaz Indictment, Bu...

Aug 01, 2018NoNo Comments458 Views

Though a grand jury determined it would not indict UFC fighter Nick Diaz on charges of domestic battery, the case will move forward.

Referee Marc Goddard Addresses 12-to-6 Elbo...

Jul 30, 2018NoNo Comments433 Views

Referee Marc Goddard addressed the 12-to-6 elbow call he issued in the Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier fight at UFC on FOX 30.

Max Holloway UFC 226 Open Workout Scrum

Dana White Not Ready for Max Holloway to Re...

Jul 29, 2018NoNo Comments583 Views

UFC president Dana White gave a promising update on featherweight champion Max Holloway over the weekend, but he's not rushing him back to the cage.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: If Rose Namajunas is Fa...

Jul 29, 2018NoNo Comments433 Views

Following Joanna Jedrzejczyk's victory over Tecia Torres at UFC on FOX 30, she again took aim at UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas.

Dana White smile and Conor McGregor laughing

Dana White Says Conor McGregor vs. Khabib N...

Jul 28, 2018NoNo Comments672 Views

While Eddie Alvarez and Dustin Poirier headline UFC on FOX 30, neither is expected to block Conor McGregor from getting the next title shot.

Jose Aldo Intends to be a UFC Champion Agai...

Jul 26, 2018NoNo Comments476 Views

Jose Aldo has said that he will likely retire following his current contract, but in the time he has left, he intends to become a

Khabib Nurmagomedov & Conor McGregor

Following Bus Attack Sentencing, Conor McGr...

Jul 26, 2018NoNo Comments582 Views

Following Conor McGregor's sentencing for a bus attack, his manager addressed his future and a likely Khabib Nurmagomedov bout.

Conor McGregor appearing in a New York court

Conor McGregor Pleads Guilty and is Sentenc...

Jul 26, 2018NoNo Comments361 Views

Former dual-division UFC champion Conor McGregor was sentenced in a New York courtroom on Thursday for his April attack on a bus full of UFC

Georges St-Pierre, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Conor McGregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov Says UFC Working on Con...

Jul 25, 2018NoNo Comments700 Views

Khabib Numagomedov hasn't fought since winning the undisputed UFC lightweight title in early April, but says he is close to lining up his next fight.

Daniel Cormier Says Brock Lesnar is Last Fi...

Jul 24, 2018NoNo Comments584 Views

Daniel Cormier recently stated that Brock Lesnar will be his last fight in the Octagon, but he may not be next.

Yoel Romero - hands raised

Yoel Romero Meets Undefeated Paulo Costa at...

Jul 24, 2018NoNo Comments322 Views

The UFC 230 fight card slated for Nov. 3 in New York doesn't yet have a headliner, but the card is coming on strong out

UFC 25th Anniversary Event Features Frankie...

Jul 23, 2018NoNo Comments167 Views

It's still a few months off, but the UFC Fight Night 139 fight card, which serves as the UFC's 25th Anniversary event, is already beginning

Anthony Smith - UFC Hamburg Scrum

Anthony Smith to News of Alexander Gustafss...

Jul 22, 2018NoNo Comments522 Views

Anthony Smith, a little skeptical of the news that Alexander Gustafsson withdrew from UFC 227 because of injury, unsure of his next move.

Alexander Gustafsson

Not So Fast Anthony Smith, Alexander Gustaf...

Jul 22, 2018NoNo Comments639 Views

While Anthony Smith took immediate aim at Alexander Gustafsson following his victory over Shogun Rua, Gustafsson is now off of the UFC 227 fight card.

Conor McGregor and manager Audie Attar

Conor McGregor’s Legal Team Addresses...

Jul 22, 2018NoNo Comments604 Views

Conor McGregor's legal team addressed a report that a plea deal with New York prosecutors is close to being finalized.

Corey Anderson Gets the Win Over Glover Tei...

Jul 22, 2018NoNo Comments373 Views

Corey Anderson took advantage of his late-notice fight with Glover Teixeira at UFC Fight Night 134, taking a decisive nod over the former title challenger.

Tyron Woodley: ‘I Don’t Know Wh...

Jul 20, 2018NoNo Comments721 Views

While the UFC welterweight title picture is publicly in a shambles, Tyron Woodley shrugged off talk of bouts with Colby Covington and Darren Till.

Colby Covington and Tyron Woodley

Colby Covington Insists He’s Fighting...

Jul 20, 2018NoNo Comments261 Views

Colby Covington insists he's going to unify the welterweight title with Tyron Woodley by year's end... but he's got a back-up plan.

Volkan Oezdemir UFC 219 backstage

Volkan Oezdemir Out of UFC 227 Bout with Al...

Jul 19, 2018NoNo Comments714 Views

A key light heavyweight bout between Volkan Oezdemir and Alexander Gustafsson has been scratched.

Darren Till

Darren Till Claims Tyron Woodley Turned Dow...

Jul 19, 2018NoNo Comments827 Views

Champion Tyron Woodley is being accused of turning down fights and interim champion Colby Covington is headed for surgery.

Mark Hunt Confirmed for UFC Russia Headline...

Jul 19, 2018NoNo Comments523 Views

UFC officials on Thursday confirmed Mark Hunt will headline the promotion's first trip to Moscow.