All posts by Ken Pishna

Josh Thomson Strikeforce

TJ Grant Out, Josh Thomson Steps In to Chal...

Sep 16, 2013NoNo Comments1573 Views

Josh Thomson has been anxiously awaiting his next opponent on his return trip to the UFC, and now he’s got it... UFC lightweight champion Anthony

Paulo Thiago vs. Brandon Thatch Verbally Ag...

Sep 16, 2013NoNo Comments1745 Views

A welterweight match-up between Paulo Thiago and Brandon Thatch has been agreed to for UFC Fight Night 32: Belfort vs. Henderson on Nov. 9 in

Anthony Pettis

Dana White Targets Anthony Pettis vs. TJ Gr...

Sep 11, 2013NoNo Comments1183 Views

UFC president Dana White is targeting Anthony Pettis vs. T.J. Grant as the UFC on Fox 9 main event, while Urijah Faber vs. Michael McDonald

Bellator 98 Struggles in the TV Ratings Gam...

Sep 10, 2013NoNo Comments1526 Views

Bellator MMA kicked off its ninth season on Saturday night with Bellator 98: Shlemenko vs. Cooper. The season opener delivered an average of 437,000 viewers.

Save Olympic Wrestling

International Olympic Committee Votes to Re...

Sep 08, 2013NoNo Comments2159 Views

Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics. The International Olympic Committee approved the move on Sunday in Buenos Aires.

Bellator 98 Results: Alexander Shlemenko Ou...

Sep 08, 2013NoNo Comments1356 Views

Bellator 98 suffered several bumps in the road en route to finally taking place on Saturday night at the Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn., but

Joe Warren at Dream 9

Joe Warren Removed from Saturday’s Be...

Sep 06, 2013NoNo Comments1164 Views

Former Bellator featherweight champion Joe Warren has been removed from Saturday’s Bellator 98 fight card due to medical concerns.

Rashad Evans vs. Chael Sonnen Official for ...

Sep 05, 2013NoNo Comments1472 Views

The oft-speculated bout between Rashad Evans and Chael Sonnen is now official.

Glover Teixeira

Dana White Declares Glover Teixeira Gets Ne...

Sep 04, 2013NoNo Comments1632 Views

It only makes sense that Glover Teixeira, following his first-round finish of Ryan Bader, would be granted the next shot at the UFC light heavyweight

EA Sports UFC Video Game Roster Will Featur...

Sep 04, 2013NoNo Comments1088 Views

Electronic Arts Inc. on Wednesday announced that EA Sports UFC will feature playable female characters for the first time ever in a UFC video game,

Anthony Pettis

Anthony Pettis Out 7 to 8 Weeks, Will Face ...

Sep 04, 2013NoNo Comments4358 Views

UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis suffered a Grade 2 sprain of his left knee, according to UFC president Dana White.

Chael Sonnen and Rashad Evans Target UFC 16...

Aug 30, 2013NoNo Comments1906 Views

Will Chael Sonnen vs. Rashad Evans be the latest fight to emerge from the Twitter-verse into the Octagon? Sonnen and Evans seem to hope so.

UFC Fight Night 27 Fighter Bonuses: Brandon...

Aug 29, 2013NoNo Comments1418 Views

UFC debutant Brandon Thatch scored the Knockout of the Night honors at UFC Fight Night 27, while the main event and another newbie earned bonuses

Takeya Mizugaki UFC Fight Night 27

Takeya Mizugaki’s Self-Imposed Desper...

Aug 28, 2013NoNo Comments1293 Views

Unrealized by many, Takeya Mizugaki has become one of the longest tenured fighters Zuffa’s 145-pound fold. Now he hopes to parlay that experience into another

Sarah Kaufman (by Arnold Lim)

Sarah Kaufman vs. Jessica Eye Added to UFC ...

Aug 24, 2013NoNo Comments2339 Views

After having her UFC Fight Night 27 bout cancelled, Sarah Kaufman has been rescheduled to face fellow promotional newcomer Jessica “Evil” Eye at UFC 166

MRI Reveals Severe Damage to Conor McGregor...

Aug 24, 2013NoNo Comments3317 Views

The UFC recently sent popular Irishman Conor McGregor to Los Angeles to have an MRI done on his knee, and the results were not what

Eddie Alvarez Says Media Speculation About ...

Aug 23, 2013NoNo Comments1160 Views

Eddie Alvarez recently re-signed with Bellator MMA, but claims recent media speculation about him having a two-fight deal that kicks him into free agency is

Wanderlei Silva

If Wanderlei Silva is Healthy, Dana White W...

Aug 22, 2013NoNo Comments2151 Views

Chael Sonnen on Wednesday night continued his quest to get a fight with former Pride champion Wanderlei Silva, and UFC president Dana White would like

Lyoto Machida vs. Tim Kennedy Middleweight ...

Aug 22, 2013NoNo Comments1295 Views

Several fights have been discussed for a possible move of Lyoto Machida from light heavyweight down to middleweight, but only one has become a reality.

Bellator Reportedly Ready to Let Welterweig...

Aug 22, 2013NoNo Comments2246 Views

It appears that Bellator MMA is ready to let its welterweight champion, Ben Askren, walk away and possibly fight for the UFC.

Boston City Council Votes to Ban Minors fro...

Aug 21, 2013NoNo Comments1627 Views

The Boston City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to pass a measure to ban minors under the age of 16 from attending mixed martial arts

Vitor Belfort vs Dan Henderson Pride 32

Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson Reportedly ...

Aug 21, 2013NoNo Comments1970 Views

It appears that UFC president Dana White has finally found a suitable opponent for Vitor Belfort... Dan Henderson.

Conor McGregor Suffered Sprained Knee in UF...

Aug 21, 2013NoNo Comments3018 Views

Popular Irish fighter Conor McGregor injured his knee during his UFC Fight Night 26 unanimous decision victory over Max Holloway, but it appears that he'll

Sarah Kaufman Off UFC Fight Night 27 Fight ...

Aug 19, 2013NoNo Comments1375 Views

Sarah Kaufman is one of the top female fighters in the world, but she has yet to make her UFC debut... and she’s going to

Dana White, Ronda Rousey, and Miesha Tate T...

Aug 19, 2013NoNo Comments1264 Views

With "The Ultimate Fighter Team Rousey vs. Team Tate" premiering on Sept. 4 on Fox Sports 1, UFC president Dana White and coaches Ronda Rousey

Dana White at UFC 144

UFC Will Be Back in Boston; Dana White, Wit...

Aug 19, 2013NoNo Comments1378 Views

After clearing numerous hurdles put before him by the Culinary Union and Boston's city council president, UFC president Dana White says he'll return to Boston

UFC President Dana White Nixes Lyoto Machid...

Aug 18, 2013NoNo Comments1432 Views

A proposed middleweight bout between former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz appears to be off the table.

UFC Fight Night 26 Results: Chael Sonnen Ma...

Aug 17, 2013NoNo Comments851 Views

Heading into his UFC Fight Night 26 showdown with Mauricio “Shogun” Rua on Saturday night in Boston, Chael Sonnen said he was expecting a long

UFC Fight Night 26 Results: Travis Browne M...

Aug 17, 2013NoNo Comments1027 Views

On the verge of defeat, Travis Browne mounted an epic comeback to topple Alistair Overeem at UFC Fight Night 26 on Saturday night in Boston.

Urijah Faber at UFC 139

UFC Fight Night 26 Results: Urijah Faber Re...

Aug 17, 2013NoNo Comments948 Views

Urijah Faber remained on the path back into title contention with a dominant decision victory over Yuri Alcantara at UFC Fight Night 26 on Saturday