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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,...

Mar 5, 2016 9:25 pm

UFC 196 Results: Miesha Tate submits Holm in round five

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-1 MMA) squared off with former Strikeforce title holder Miesha Tate (18-5 MMA) in the co-main event of tonight’s UFC 196 per-per-view card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and there is a bit of a feeling out process. Holm with a front kick. Holly lands a jab and...

Mar 5, 2016 8:43 pm

UFC 196 Results: Ilir Latifi defeats Gian Villante via decision

A light heavyweight bout between Gian Villante (14-7 MMA) and Ilir Latifi (12-4 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Vallante lands a leg kick to start. He follows that with a kick to the body. Latifi shoots in for a takedown but Gian stuffs it....

Mar 5, 2016 8:11 pm

UFC 196 Results: Corey Anderson defeats Tom Lawlor via decision

A light heavyweight bout between Corey Anderson (8-1 MMA) and Tom Lawlor (10-6 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 main card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Anderson opens up with leg kick. Big shots land for Lawlor. He lands an uppercut and Cory is hurt. Anderson is on wobbly legs but lands...

Mar 5, 2016 7:34 pm

UFC 196 Results: Amanda Nunes defeats Valentina Shevchenko via decision

A key women’s bantamweight bout between Amanda Nunes (12-4 MMA) and Valentina Shevchenko (12-2 MMA) kicked off the UFC 196 pay-per-view card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Nunes throws a leg kick that misses. Amanda scores with a front kick to the body. Both women seem tentative to start. A leg kick lands...

Mar 5, 2016 6:52 pm

UFC 196 Results: Siyar Bahadurzada submits Brandon Thatch in round 3

A welterweight bout between Brandon Thatch (11-4 MMA) and Siyar Bahadurzada (22-6-1 MMA) served as the main attraction of tonight’s UFC 196 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Thatch opens with a high kick. Some solid leg kicks score for Thatch. Siyar presses forward with punches. Thatch is landing kicks at will...

Mar 5, 2016 6:16 pm

UFC 196 Results: Nordine Taleb KO’s Erick Silva in round 2

A welterweight bout between Erick Silva (18-7 MMA) and Nordine Taleb (12-3 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Taleb opens with a leg kick. Nordine follows up with a head kick but misses. Silva fires a spinning back kick but does not connect. Huge right...

Mar 5, 2016 5:50 pm

UFC 196 Results: Vitor Miranda defeats Marcelo Guimaraes via TKO

A middleweight bout between Vitor Miranda (12-4 MMA) and Marcelo Guimaraes (9-2-1 MMA) took place on tonight’s UFC 196 preliminary card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Miranda opens up with back-to-back head kicks. Guimaraes pushes forward and presses Vitor up against the fence. Marcelo is working hard for a takedown but Miranda is not having...

Mar 5, 2016 5:30 pm

UFC 196 Results: Darren Elkins defeats Chas Skelly via decision

A featherweight bout between Darren Elkins (20-5 MMA) and Chas Skelly (15-2 MMA) kicked off the UFC 196 prelims on Fox Sports 1. Round one begins and Skelly lands a good shot to the body and then a big left hand. Elkins grabs a hold of Skelly and presses him up against the fence. Good...

Mar 5, 2016 4:56 pm

UFC 196 Results: Diego Sanchez defeats Jim Miller via decision

A lightweight bout between Diego Sanchez (26-8 MMA) and Jim Miller (25-8 MMA) capped off the UFC 196 Fight Pass prelims in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Sanchez charges forward and shoots in for a leg. Miller shakes Diego off and lands a step-in elbow. Miller misses with a left hand. Diego misses with a right....

Mar 5, 2016 4:13 pm

UFC 196 Results: Jason Saggo defeats Justin Salas via TKO in round 1

A lightweight tilt between Jason Saggo (11-2 MMA) and Justin Salas (12-7 MMA) served as the second bout of tonight’s UFC 196 card in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Saggo opens up with a body kick followed by an inside leg kick. Salas presses forward with a left hand that is partially blocked. Saggo throws a hook...

Mar 5, 2016 3:48 pm

UFC 196 Results: Teruto Ishihara KO’s Julian Erosa in round 2

A featherweight tilt between Julian Erosa (15-3 MMA) and Teruto Ishihara (8-2-2 MMA) kicked off tonight’s UFC 196 event in Las Vegas. Round one begins and Ishihara is applying some serious pressure to start. The Japanese fighter lands a solid inside leg kick on Erosa. More good leg kicks from Teruto and he follows that up with en...

Mar 5, 2016 11:09 am

UFC 196 live results stream

Unable to catch tonight’s UFC 196 action? BJPenn.com has you covered! Stay glued to this page for live results updates, and stay tuned to BJPenn.com for recaps of tonight’s fights. Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate – Miesha Tate submits Holly Holm via rear-naked choke in round 5...

Mar 5, 2016 10:44 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor fans going wild at UFC 196 weigh-ins

At the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, there was no shortage of Conor McGregor fans. McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds under the welterweight max of 170. He then engaged in his final staredown with Nate Diaz prior to their UFC 196 main event scrap on Saturday. Despite the event being in Vegas rather...

Mar 5, 2016 10:35 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference highlights

Yesterday the UFC previewed several of their upcoming events, and announced several new fights including Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III, Rory MacDonald vs. Stephen Thompson, and more. Of course, things got heated between several fighters, specifically Jon Jones & Daniel Cormier, Luke Rockhold & Chris Weidman, and Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber. You can...

Mar 5, 2016 10:21 am

Frankie Edgar: Conor McGregor is “scared to fight me”

After Frankie Edgar KO’d Chad Mendes in the TUF 22 finale, Dana White promised him a UFC featherweight title shot. The next night Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Immediately following that fight, there was much speculation as to who would get the next featherweight title...

Mar 5, 2016 10:09 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha brawled on TUF 23 set

To date, Claudia Gadelha is the only woman to nearly defeat Joanna Jedrzejczyk inside the Octagon. Jedrzejczyk won the fight via split decision and then went on to defeat Carla Esparza to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. The pair recently filmed TUF 23, where they coached opposite each other. According to UFC President Dana...