All posts by Ken Pishna

Bellator 85 Pulls Biggest TV Ratings in Pro...

Jan 18, 2013NoNo Comments1110 Views

It was almost a given that Bellator MMA would draw much better TV ratings with its move from MTV2 over to Spike TV, but now

Dennis Siver Falls Off UFC on Fuel TV 7 in ...

Jan 17, 2013NoNo Comments1214 Views

The UFC returns to London for the first time in more than two years on Feb. 16 for UFC on Fuel TV 7, unfortunately, one

Bellator Champ Pat Curran Promises No Ring ...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments1234 Views

It’s been 10 long months since Pat Curran won the Bellator featherweight championship, but he's ready to kick off the promotion's Spike TV debut in

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Tito Ortiz Says if Cris Cyborg Can Cut the ...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments4034 Views

Cris Cyborg's manager, Tito Ortiz, says that they're working on a healthy way for Cyborg to cut weight, and if it works, she will fight

After a Year Filled with Tragedy, Chris Wei...

Jan 16, 2013NoNo Comments1554 Views

Despite emerging in 2012 as a legitimate threat to Anderson Silva's UFC title, Chris Weidman overcame a year chalk full over tragedy.

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Strikeforce Results: Daniel Cormier Dominat...

Jan 12, 2013NoNo Comments1785 Views

Saturday night was Strikeforce’s final event, and we may also have seen one of Daniel Cormier’s final fights at heavyweight, as he called out Frank

Strikeforce Results: Gegard Mousasi Makes a...

Jan 12, 2013NoNo Comments1626 Views

Gegard Mousasi rose to prominence fighting in Japan, but proved once again on Saturday night at Strikeforce: Marquardt vs. Saffiedine in Oklahoma City, Okla., that

Nate Marquardt Assumes He’ll Be Back in U...

Jan 11, 2013NoNo Comments1559 Views

On the cusp of his UFC return, Nate Marquardt is hopeful to get back in the Octagon, but won't look past his Strikeforce title defense

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares UFC on FX 6

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares Both Sus...

Jan 10, 2013NoNo Comments2248 Views

Joey Beltran and Rousimar Palhares both failed their drug tests at UFC on FX 6, which took place Dec. 15 in Australia.

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It’s Gonna Get Ugly: Eddie Alvarez an...

Jan 10, 2013NoNo Comments1763 Views

The contract negotiations between Eddie Alvarez, the UFC, and Bellator are getting ugly, just as UFC president Dana White predicted. We break down where the

Controversial or Not, Jon Jones vs. Chael S...

Jan 09, 2013NoNo Comments1451 Views

There have been plenty of people questioning Chael Sonnen's title shot against Jon Jones, but controversial or not, the two are officially slated to headline

UFC 158 Adds Another Welterweight Bout: Sea...

Jan 08, 2013NoNo Comments1142 Views

UFC officials have been hard at work on the fight cards for the first quarter of 2013, the latest addition being a welterweight bout between

The UFC’s Call was a Saving Grace for...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments1227 Views

Todd Duffee parted ways with the UFC in late 2010, amidst confounding circumstances, but he's back and in old form, knocking opponents out.

Liz Carmouche Asked for Ronda Rousey and Sh...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments2662 Views

Ask and ye shall receive. Ask is what Liz Carmouche did, and she received the first shot at the UFC’s inaugural women’s bantamweight champion Ronda

Invicta FC 4 Results: Carla Esparza Takes S...

Jan 06, 2013NoNo Comments2485 Views

Many questioned Bec Hyatt’s place in Saturday night’s strawweight title fight opposite Carla Esparza at Invicta FC 4, but after the way the fight went

Dan Miller at UFC 118

Dan Miller Welcomes Jordan Mein to the Octa...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments998 Views

The UFC on Friday added its fifth welterweight bout to the UFC 158 fight card, bringing Strikeforce transfer Jordan Mein in to face UFC veteran

Spike Officials Pleased with Bellator 360 T...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments963 Views

Bellator 360 marked the launch of Bellator programming on its new television home, and Spike TV officials are pleased with the ratings the show's first

Carla Esparza vs Bec Hyatt at Invicta FC 4 weigh-ins

Invicta FC 4 Weigh-in Results: Esparza vs. ...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments2074 Views

There was some minor miscommunication at the Invicta FC 4 weigh-ins on Friday, but when all was said and done, the strawweight title fight between

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Death Wish or PR Stunt? Undefeated Boxer Ty...

Jan 04, 2013NoNo Comments2546 Views

British boxing champion Tyson Fury has had trouble luring either of the famed Klitschko brothers into a boxing match, so on Friday he called out

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UFC on Fox 7 Targeted for HP Pavilion

Jan 03, 2013NoNo Comments975 Views

UFC on Fox 7 is being targeted for a return to the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif., although expectations for the event will be

Dana White: “There’s No Way in ...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1525 Views

Four losses in a row be damned, UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Sean Shelby won't be releasing Leonard Garcia from the UFC roster anytime

UFC 155 Fighter Bonuses: Jim Miller and Joe...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments1476 Views

Saturday night’s UFC 155 main event didn’t necessarily go as planned with Cain Velasquez dominating Junior dos Santos, but there was another fight that delivered

UFC 155 Results: Jim Miller Leaves Joe Lauz...

Dec 30, 2012NoNo Comments2192 Views

Jim Miller threw everything he had at Joe Lauzon at UFC 155 on Saturday night, but try as he might, he couldn't stop Lauzon, who

UFC 155 Results: Yushin Okami Wins Rematch ...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments883 Views

It appeared very much like their first fight six years ago, but once again, Yushin Okami got the better of Alan Belcher, winning a unanimous

Jim Miller Excited for Late Call to Fight J...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments1758 Views

Jim Miller is never one to turn away from a fight when the UFC comes calling, and he was more than happy to answer when

Plain and Simple, Eddie Wineland Fights to ...

Dec 29, 2012NoNo Comments914 Views

There are fighters that "fight not to lose" and those that "fight to win." Count UFC bantamweight contender Eddie Wineland among those fighting purely to

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Invicta FC 4 Loses Main Eventer to Surgery;...

Dec 28, 2012NoNo Comments1145 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is far from the only fight promotion that’s been bitten by the injury bug. The latest is Invicta FC, the fast-rising

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UFC Headed to Mexico in January to Cast ...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1180 Views

UFC president Dana White has been saying for years that he’s taking his company to Mexico, but Thursday was the first time that he revealed

Gilbert Melendez vs. Jorge Masvidal at Strikeforce

Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez Will Lik...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments1435 Views

It has been more than a year since Dana White first declared Gilbert Melendez was making the move to the Octagon. A lengthy, torturous wait

UFC 155 Pre-Fight Heat Centers on Cain Vela...

Dec 27, 2012NoNo Comments3965 Views

While Junior dos Santos vs. Cain Velasquez promises an explosive bout on Saturday night, the pre-fight heat at Thursday's press conference centered on Velasquez's "Brown