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Mar 5, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz staredown – Dana White cam

MCGREGOR vs DIAZ!!! A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:35pm PST Yesterday at the UFC 196 weigh-ins, things got pretty heated between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz as they came face to face for one final staredown before their scrap tomorrow night. The most interesting part of the staredown...

Mar 5, 2016 8:44 am

Conor McGregor could vacate featherweight championship with UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor has a tough weight cut when dropping to featherweight. In a recent article we compared McGregor’s size prior to his fight with Jose Aldo to before his UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz. During the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds lower than...

Mar 4, 2016 5:31 pm

Nate Diaz goes off on Conor McGregor at UFC 196 weigh-ins

Earlier today at the UFC 196 weigh-ins, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor had their final staredown before their welterweight scrap tomorrow night. After their heated staredown, that saw Diaz make McGregor flinch, Diaz went off on the featherweight champion in his interview. When asked about his gameplan, Diaz responded with: “I’m here to kill or...

Mar 4, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate UFC 196 weigh-in

Nothing but RESPCT. @MieshaTate and @HollyHolm weigh in before their #UFC196 title fight. — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) March 5, 2016 At the UFC 196 weigh-in Friday afternoon, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and title challenger Miesha Tate had their final staredown prior to their co-main event bout tomorrow. As always, both women...

Mar 4, 2016 4:39 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz UFC 196 weigh-in staredown

At the UFC 196 weigh-in on Friday, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their final staredown prior to their welterweight scrap tomorrow night in Las Vegas. As things have always been between the pair, things were heated! See the video above!

Mar 4, 2016 4:05 pm

VIDEO | UFC 196 weigh-ins are LIVE

Ahead of tomorrow night’s action in Las Vegas, watch the fighters of UFC 196 hit the scales in preparation for their scraps tomorrow night. The full fight card is currently as follows: Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz *Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate Gian Villante vs. Ilir Latifi Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor...

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

Stephen Thompson vs. Rory MacDonald headlines UFC Fight Night 89 in Ottawa

During today’s UFC Unstoppable press conference, UFC president Dana White announced that a key welterweight bout between Stephen Thompson and Rory MacDonald will headline June’s UFC Fight Night 89 event in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Stephen Thompson is coming off a spectacular showing against former title holder Johny Hendricks, whom he TKO’d in the very first-round...

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman II staredown

#UFC199: @LukeRockhold vs @ChrisWeidmanUFC 2 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 While Luke Rockhold may have defeated Chris Weidman in the co-main event of UFC 194 in impressive fashion, Weidman is as confident as ever ahead of their UFC 199 rematch on June 4th. See the pair...

Mar 4, 2016 3:52 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III staredown

#UFC199: @TheDomin8r vs @UrijahFaber 3 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 Early Friday afternoon at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference, it was announced that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their highly anticipated trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199 on June 4th. Things...

Mar 4, 2016 3:36 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber go at it during press conference

These guys are 🔥🔥!! @TheDomin8r vs. @UrijahFaber at #UFC199 — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 4, 2016 Earlier today it was announced at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199. Of course things quickly heated up between the pair,...

Mar 4, 2016 3:22 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier staredown from ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference

Here we go again!! @dc_mma vs. @JonnyBones at #UFC197 — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 4, 2016 Friday afternoon at the UFC’s ‘Unstoppable’ press conference prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, fighters competing in upcoming events took the stage for a press conference followed by staredowns. As can be expected things got heated between Jon...

Mar 4, 2016 2:17 pm

UFC announces Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III

At the UFC unstoppable press conference on Friday afternoon prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, UFC President Dana White revealed that Dominick Cruz will have his rubber match with Urijah Faber in the co-main event of UFC 199. There was much speculation as to who Cruz would defend his bantamweight championship against first after defeating...

Mar 4, 2016 2:06 pm

VIDEO | UFC Unstoppable press conference is LIVE

Ahead of the UFC 196 weigh-ins prior to the highly anticipated event tomorrow night in Vegas, catch the stars of several major upcoming UFC events at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference above!

Mar 4, 2016 1:21 pm

Will Conor McGregor make over $10 Mill to fight Nate Diaz?

This interview as all interviews for an upcoming fight is to hype it up and sell more PPV and more tickets.  This interview however was painful to watch and honestly didn’t do much to help hype the fight but the link is here if you want to watch. Conor did say he will breeze past the...

Mar 4, 2016 12:11 pm

VIDEO | DMX narrates chilling UFC 196 promo

It’s no secret that Saturday’s UFC 196 event is going to be a special one. With Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz set to square off in the main event of the card, and Holly Holm set to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate in the co-main event, the card is sure to...

Mar 4, 2016 12:08 pm

Conor McGregor’s movement coach Ido Portal responds to Nate Diaz and says he’ll ‘smack some heads around’

UFC veteran Nate Diaz’s “touch butt” comments about his opponent UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s movement training with Ido Portal has likely started a new hashtag trend on social media. Both the Diaz brothers mocked McGregor’s movement training with Portal. On an episode of UFC Embedded, Nick Diaz ridiculed Portal and McGregor’s training with a...

Mar 4, 2016 10:08 am

Fighters react to the Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz scuffle at UFC 196 presser

The press conference for UFC 196 featuring UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, contender Nate Diaz, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and contender Miesha Tate did not disappoint in the build-up to their fights taking place on Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Things were heated between McGregor and Diaz through the entire presser and came...

Mar 4, 2016 9:39 am

PHOTO | Rafael dos Anjos shows proof of his broken foot, out for six more weeks

With less than two weeks out from the biggest fight of his career, lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos pulled out of his scheduled bout with featherweight champion Conor McGregor with a foot injury. Dos Anjos updated everyone with his injured foot. He posted two photos to his Instagram account and captioned the first saying, “—>>>Me...

Mar 4, 2016 8:33 am

RDA: ‘Classless’ McGregor should be fined for trying to hurt Diaz’s hand

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos took to Twitter last night to give his take on the Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz press conference scuffle. “RDA” was rather disgusted by the current featherweight champions actions, stating that McGregor acted classless and was attempting to injure his UFC 196 opponent with the strike, his words: Mcgregor...

Mar 4, 2016 8:09 am

4 fighters including Jose Aldo have signed with Reebok

In-spite of all the negative publicity in recent months the Reebok roster keeps getting larger.  Four fighters have just inked deals with the sole clothing sponsor for the UFC.  Jose Aldo, Thomas Almedia, Felipe Arantes and Claudia Gadelha are the four new signees. Jose Aldo is the Featherweight champion and had been trying to workout a...

Mar 4, 2016 7:45 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor Capoeira kicks Conan O’Brien

McGregor was on the Conan O’Brien show on Thursday March 3rd and showed Conan a Capoeira kick that he will “ping across the head” of Nate Diaz on Saturday night March 5th. Of course Conor had to  throw the same kick directly at Conan.  The reaction is priceless.

Mar 4, 2016 7:28 am

‘I hate’ the ‘business side’ of Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate- Dana White

UFC President Dana White joked with UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta should have is promoters license pulled if they didn’t book and immediate rematch between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey. Holm v Tate for UFC 196 was booked anyway. White is not necessarily happy about it. White said Thursday on The Jim Rome Show “I’ll tell you this,...

Mar 4, 2016 7:26 am

Photo | Did Conor McGregor’s punch injure Nate Diaz’s hand?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and lightweight contender Nate Diaz came face to face at yesterday’s UFC 196 press conference in Las Vegas. The event headliners were asked to square off and Nate proceeded to shove his fist inches from McGregor’s face. Conor eventually had enough of Nate’s antics and decided to punch Diaz’s hand...