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Mar 8, 2016 2:34 am

Rafael dos Anjos on Conor McGregor: ‘Holly Holm showed more heart than him’

Although Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos never got their chance to fight at UFC 196, the lightweight champion is still making sure to stir the pot with the featherweight champion. Dos Anjos appeared on the MMA hour on Monday and spoke about McGregor’s performance against Nate Diaz at UFC 196. “Honestly, to tell you...

Mar 7, 2016 5:41 pm

Photo | Holly Holm sends message to Miesha Tate

This is how Saturday night ended but it’s not the end for me. I am going to train hard and show that I am better than this. I am down but not out. Thank you @mieshatate for the opportunity last weekend. Well done. What do you say? ….Let’s do this again. UFC 200 is just...

Mar 7, 2016 4:38 pm

VIDEO | Monday Grappling and Sparring training at JacksonWink MMA

[ooyala code=”JxOWRwMTE6dfdWId0oLnknmgMTxCCB-b” player_id=”b8fa6431adff441580c2e2bf5e6bd724″ width=”1920″ height=”1080″ auto=”true” autoplay=”true”] Go behind the scenes of one of the best gyms in MMA. Listen in on famed coaches Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn as they give us a inside look at a typical Monday morning at Team JacksonWink MMA. Here they are instructing this mornings simultaneous sparring and grappling...

Mar 7, 2016 4:20 pm

Video | Nate Diaz was not training for a triathlon prior to UFC 196 So it turns out that Nate Diaz wasn’t actually training for a triathlon when he got the call to fight Conor McGregor on short-notice at UFC 196. Diaz was actually on a yacht in Cabo with his good friend Gilbert Melendez when he received the call to fight from UFC officials.

Mar 7, 2016 1:38 pm

Jose Aldo chose to watch porn instead of the Conor McGregor versus Nate Diaz fight?

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo apparently did not care much about the Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz fight at UFC 196. The former pound-for-pound king said he knew what the outcome would be ahead of the fight and chose to watch something more entertaining to him when the fight aired. According to Bloody Elbow,...

Mar 7, 2016 12:30 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz teams squash their beef

It looks like the beef between Team McGregor and Team Diaz has been squashed after the two went to war and put on a “Fight of the Night” show for fans. A brawl nearly broke out at the UFC 196 press conference ahead of the weigh-ins after Conor McGregor punched Nate Diaz’s hand away from...

Mar 7, 2016 12:18 pm

Conor McGregor very humble in this walking interview.

Conor McGregor exclusive We talk exclusively to Conor McGregor following his shock defeat to Nate Diaz at #UFC196 Posted by BT Sport on Sunday, March 6, 2016 You can see a different side of McGregor as he walks down in defeat to catch his limo to his after party. Very humble but still has the...

Mar 7, 2016 11:54 am

Miesha Tate releases a statement as the new UFC women’s bantamweight champion

Miesha Tate realized her dream of becoming a UFC champion on Saturday night. Tate secured a rear-naked choke on Holly Holm in the fifth and final round of their title fight at UFC 196 and choked Holm unconscious. Tate took to Instagram to address her fans and acknowledged Holm with a great amount of respect....

Mar 7, 2016 10:39 am

VIDEO | Dana White says Lawler might be next for Nate Diaz.

Nate says throughout the video that he wants the “biggest fight possible” In a typical Dana White way he said that by beating Conor McGregor, the featherweight champion (145 lbs.) thatDiaz could be facing Robbie Lawler ,the welterweight champion (170 lbs.) next.  Since the Diaz v McGregor fight was at 170 that is the next...

Mar 7, 2016 9:41 am

GIF | Holly Holm and Conor McGregor have a moment after both losing at UFC 196

View post on NOTE: If GIF does not load try refreshing this page in your browser It was the night of the underdogs at UFC 196 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Both the co-main event and main event bout underdogs came out victorious as Holly Holm lost the women’s championship title to Miesha Tate and...

Mar 7, 2016 9:25 am

VIDEO | Nick Diaz celebrates brother Nate Diaz’s win over Conor McGregor in 209 style

Post fight thoughts from @nickdiaz209 #UFC196 — UFC (@ufc) March 6, 2016 Check out the elder Diaz brother, Nick celebrating Nate’s big win over UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in their non-title welterweight bout at UFC 196. Nick gave it to McGregor fans doing their usual crowd chant for “The Notorious.” What do you...

Mar 7, 2016 8:52 am

VIDEO | Visibly shaken Conor McGregor sees Nate Diaz for the first time since loss

Visibly shaken Mcgregor sees Diaz for the first time since losing to him in spectacular fashion.   McGregor was humbled in defeat and made no excuses. “He kept his composure. He went into almost autopilot mode with the shots. His face was busted up. And I went into panic mode.” Seeing the brash champ humbled...

Mar 7, 2016 8:13 am

CM Punk Thinks getting punched and chocked out is fun

After UFC 196 Cm Punk had this to say via Twitter.     CM Punk has yet to compete in his first UFC fight or any pro fight for that matter. His debut fight has been delayed due to a back injury.

Mar 7, 2016 2:04 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor admits that he panicked in fight with Nate Diaz

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been humble in his loss against Nate Diaz at UFC 196. In this video, McGregor talks with Ariel Helwani about the fight where the featherweight champion admits that he “panicked,” but ultimately is taking this loss as a learning experience. What do you think is next for Conor McGregor?...

Mar 7, 2016 1:13 am

VIDEO | Fabricio Werdum slams ‘prostitute’ Conor McGregor after loss to Nate Diaz

Toma @thenotoriousmma PROSTITUTA! 😂😂😂😂😂 Tem q respeitar os outros lutadores! #cudecachorro . prostitute @thenotoriousmma You have to respect the other fighters . @redeglobo @portaldovaletudo @graciemag_br @tatamemagazine @canalcombateoficial @ufc @ufc_brasil A video posted by Fabricio Werdum (@werdum) on Mar 5, 2016 at 10:23pm PST The bitterness between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and UFC heavyweight champion...

Mar 7, 2016 12:35 am

Jose Aldo to Frankie Edgar: ‘you don’t have any right to ask for a title shot yet’

Jose Aldo has made it known since UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor lost on Saturday night that he wants McGregor next for a shot to regain the featherweight title. Aldo posted a message addressing fellow featherweight contender Frankie Edgar and his campaign to fight McGregor for the featherweight title. Aldo posted the following statement captioned...