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Mar 6, 2016 11:51 pm

VIDEO | Twitter reactions to Nate Diaz submitting Conor McGregor at UFC 196

UFC 196 was a wild night with Nate Diaz pulling off an amazing submission victory to upset UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor in their non-title welterweight fight. Fellow underdog Miesha Tate also fulfilled her dream of becoming a UFC champion when she choked Holly Holm unconscious in the fifth and final round of their championship...

Mar 6, 2016 8:09 pm

Video | Watch Nate Diaz ‘Stockton Slap’ McGregor at UFC 196

Nate Diaz scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career last night at UFC 196, this by submitting Conor McGregor in the second-round of their main event fight. Diaz landed more than just some good punches during yesterday’s “fight of the night”. As you can see in the above video, Diaz was using...

Mar 6, 2016 6:26 pm

Video | Jon Jones sends message to Conor McGregor following UFC 196 loss

Gained even more respect for @thenotoriousmma last night. A post shared by Jon Bones Jones (@jonnybones) on Mar 6, 2016 at 5:19pm PST Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones took to Instagram to send featherweight champion Conor McGregor some kinds words of encouragement following his UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz.

Mar 6, 2016 4:13 pm

Conor McGregor responds to Jose Aldo’s “pussy” comment

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor suffered his first-career UFC loss at last night’s UFC 196 event, when he was submitted by Nate Diaz in the second round of their main event scrap. Following McGregor’s loss, former champion Jose Aldo took to Twitter with this statement: “See ya at UFC 200, Conor McGregor. Your fairy tale...

Mar 6, 2016 3:57 pm

Jon Anik agrees to get 209 tattoo, says “All hail Nate Diaz”

In the days leading up to UFC 196, commentator Jon Anik stated that if Nate Diaz was able to upset Conor McGregor on such short-notice that he would get a “209” tattoo. Well, as we all know by now, Nate Diaz was able to pull-off the epic victory yesterday evening in Las Vegas, submitting McGregor in the second-round...

Mar 6, 2016 3:41 pm

Dana White: “I think Ronda will now fight Miesha Tate for the title”

UFC president Dana White spoke to ESPN’s “SportsCenter” following yesterday’s UFC 196 event in Las Vegas and revealed that Ronda Rousey will likely be next up for new women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate, his words: “I think that Ronda will now fight Miesha Tate for the title. That’s what’s going to happen. That’s what I said before...

Mar 6, 2016 3:25 pm

Conor McGregor details who he thinks will be his next opponent, likely at UFC 200

At last night’s UFC 196 post-fight press conference Conor McGregor was asked who he would like to fight next following his submission loss to Nate Diaz. The Irish superstar acknowledged that his next fight would most likely be a featherweight title defense: “I don’t know. I think.. I know there are a lot of people...

Mar 6, 2016 11:31 am

Video | Miesha Tate had extra motivation to win the belt at UFC 196

Miesha Tate sat down with the UFC on FOX panel after shocking the world by submitting Holly Holm in the fifth-round of their co-main event fight at UFC 196. The new UFC women’s bantamweight champion told the panel that she had some extra motivation heading in to the bout, this after tragedy had struck her...

Mar 6, 2016 11:14 am

Ronda Rousey reacts to Miesha Tate’s win: “Back to work for me”

Miehsa Tate shocked the mixed martial arts world yesterday evening in Las Vegas by submitting Holly Holm in the fifth-round of their co-main event fight at UFC 196. UFC president Dana White sat down with the FOX Sports panel following the UFC 196 event where he stated that he had been in contact with former...

Mar 6, 2016 10:07 am

Photo | Diaz Brothers post “New King” poster following Nate’s win

Nate Diaz scored the biggest win of his mixed martial arts career last night when he submitted Conor McGregor in the second-round of their main event fight at UFC 196. Following the victory, The Diaz Brothers official Facebook account uploaded the following photo to announce that there is “A New King”, check it out.

Mar 6, 2016 9:57 am

Video | Nick Diaz reacts to Nate’s big win

Check out Nick Diaz’s reaction to his brother Nate’s victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Were you surprised with the outcome of last night’s main event? What was the bigger upset, Tate or Diaz? Sound off PENN Nation!

Mar 5, 2016 11:33 pm

UFC 196 Bonus Report: Diaz vs. McGregor gets ‘FOTN’

UFC 196 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 196’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Nate Diaz earned $50,000 for his second-round...

Mar 5, 2016 11:28 pm

Dana White on Nate Diaz: “We might never see him again!”

Nate Diaz shocked the Mixed Martial Arts world earlier this evening in Las Vegas, as he was able to submit the heavily favored Conor Mcgregor in the second-round of their main event fight at UFC 196. UFC president Dana White was asked what was next for Nate Diaz during an interview on FS1, he responded...

Mar 5, 2016 10:58 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate Octagon interview

In the co-main event of UFC 196, Miesha Tate defeated Holly Holm via 5th round submission to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. The win was an extremely impressive one, that looked to be going to a decision before Tate was able to turn the tide and pick up the rear-naked choke win. Check out...

Mar 5, 2016 10:53 pm

Rafael dos Anjos reacts to Nate Diaz’s submission win over Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he picked up a 2nd round submission win over Conor McGregor. Immediately, the MMA world went wild as everyone had something to say about McGregor’s loss. While Jose Aldo took the opportunity to talk trash and call out Conor McGregor for a...

Mar 5, 2016 10:45 pm

Jose Aldo reacts to Nate Diaz defeating Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he submitted Conor McGregor in the 2nd round of their welterweight scrap. The fight was an exciting one, with McGregor gaining momentum before appearing to get rocked by Diaz. After a failed takedown attempt, Diaz secured the rear-naked choke to defeat McGregor....

Mar 5, 2016 10:43 pm

VIDEO | UFC 196 press conference is LIVE

Following the UFC 196 action in Las Vegas tonight, tune in to BJPenn.com to catch the post-fight press conference featuring the stars of the event! Tune in above!

Mar 5, 2016 10:08 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz submits Conor McGregor

In the main event of UFC 196, Nate Diaz shocked the world as he submitted Conor McGregor in the 2nd round of their welterweight scrap. Diaz had McGregor looking wobbly as he landed a combination, which prompted McGregor to shoot for a takedown. Diaz utilized his elite level Jiu-Jitsu to then submit McGregor with a...

Mar 5, 2016 10:01 pm

UFC 196 Results: Nate Diaz submits Conor McGregor

Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz (19-10 MMA) shocked the MMA world this evening by scoring a submission victory over current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor (19-3 MMA) in the main event of UFC 196. Round one begins and Conor opens with a right that misses. Diaz with a counter left. Big right from...

Mar 5, 2016 9:33 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate submits Holly Holm in round 5

In the 5th round of the co-main event scrap between Holly Holm and Miesha Tate, Miesha Tate secured a 5th round rear naked choke win to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. Not only did Tate get the submission win, she choked Holm unconscious. According to UFC President Dana White’s comment prior to the fight,...