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Aug 18, 2016 9:58 am

Nate Diaz talks about the stark change in the public’s perception of him

Nate Diaz has grown immensely popular after beating Conor McGregor at UFC 196 back in March. The win in the biggest fight of his career has set him up with a lot of media appearances and the public has gotten to see a bit more of Nate’s character outside of the Octagon. “All I’ve gotten...

Aug 18, 2016 9:48 am

UFC bantamweight flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping violation

The string of failed drug tests continues! Fresh off of his UFC 201 unanimous decision loss to Erik Perez, Francisco Rivera has been notified of a potential USADA anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition drug test on July 23rd, a week prior to his UFC 201 scrap. Rivera spoke about the situation to MMAFighting, blaming the failed...

Aug 18, 2016 9:39 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz’s coach: Conor McGregor “acted like a little kid”

The UFC 202 press conference was undoubtably a controversial one. After Conor McGregor arrived nearly 30 minutes late, Nate Diaz promptly proceeded to leave the stage and walk out of the press conference. As he was doing so, he and his team began insulting McGregor, which resulted in both sides throwing objects at each other...

Aug 18, 2016 9:13 am

VIDEO | Gilbert Melendez shares insight into UFC 202 press conference incident

Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor briefly appeared on stage at the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference. McGregor, who was nearly 30 minutes late to the event, joined Diaz on stage for just moments before Diaz got up and walked out of the event. He was joined by his entire team...


Aug 18, 2016 9:04 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Embedded: Press conference chaos

During the course of fight week leading up to a pay-per view event, the UFC releases a series of ‘UFC Embedded Vlogs’ to give fans a behind the scenes look at the fighters as they make their final preparations before stepping into the Octagon. During the filming of the 4th episode of UFC 202 Embedded,...

Aug 18, 2016 8:44 am

Dana White no-shows major radio appearance following UFC 202 altercation

By now fight fans are aware of the altercation that occurred Wednesday afternoon during the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference between Conor McGregor and Team Diaz. The altercation saw objects thrown across the room while UFC President Dana White, UFC exec Dave Sholler, and a security team attempted to regain control of the situation. Thursday...

Aug 18, 2016 8:32 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor explains his side of press conference altercation

In the aftermath of the UFC 202 press conference altercation, which took place earlier in the day, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz both appeared on UFC Tonight to discuss the situation. The press conference was quickly cut short when UFC exec Dave Sholler restrained McGregor, and a security team escorted Team Diaz out of the...

Aug 18, 2016 8:26 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz explains press conference incident, discusses fight

While Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz aren’t scheduled to fight until Saturday evening in the main event of UFC 202, the pair decided to start the action early! By now, the MMA community is aware of the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference altercation between the pair that resulted in objects being thrown from across the...

Aug 18, 2016 8:13 am

Nate Diaz explains why he walked out of UFC 202 pre-fight press conference

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, things went from bad to worse when UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor arrived. While many were glad to see McGregor show up to the press conference, even if he was nearly 30 minutes late, UFC superstar Nate Diaz wasn’t too happy with McGregor being on his own...

Aug 17, 2016 5:48 pm

Chael Sonnen’s daughter passes away

Wednesday afternoon, while the MMA world was wrapped up in the news of Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’ UFC 202 press conference altercation, news surfaced that Chael Sonnen’s daughter, Blauna Dian Sonnen, tragically passed away. News surfaced earlier this week that Sonnen’s daughter was born 10 weeks premature as a result of a listeria infection...

Aug 17, 2016 5:28 pm

VIDEO | Did Nate Diaz hint at altercation weeks before it happened?

Wednesday afternoon the MMA community watched on as the UFC 202 press conference was shut down after Team Diaz and Conor McGregor got in an altercation that saw both sides throw objects at each other from across the room. While the altercation was certainly a heated one, interestingly enough it appears that Nate Diaz may...

Aug 17, 2016 3:37 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor mocks UFC 202 presser ruckus: ‘I was scared for my life’

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz shut the UFC 202 press conference down early on Wednesday in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor spoke about the incident after water bottles were thrown and threats were made between the Irishman and Team Diaz. McGregor said smugly, “It was all in self-defense. I was scared for my...

Aug 17, 2016 3:26 pm

VIDEO | McGregor-Diaz altercation from Nate Diaz’s perspective

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz appeared together on stage for just several minutes before Diaz left the stage and returned with his entire team and began throwing things at McGregor. McGregor fired back with objects of his own before UFC President Dana White and a security team...

Aug 17, 2016 2:57 pm

NSAC reacts to Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz altercation

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference, the event was cut short after the Diaz brothers stormed the event with their entire team and began throwing water bottles at Conor McGregor. McGregor responded by grabbing various items from the stage, including Monster Energy cans, and throwing them back at the Diaz brothers while...

Aug 17, 2016 1:39 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz and team storm press conference, cause massive incident

Well that happened! 😳 #UFC202 https://t.co/zlXVcpwgOY — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) August 17, 2016 Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, Conor McGregor told Nate Diaz to bring his entire team to the event. This prompted Nate Diaz to walk-out mid press conference, and return with his team, including his brother Nick Diaz. The Stockton...

Aug 17, 2016 1:26 pm

Dana White breaks silence on reports of fighter union

During the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference Wednesday afternoon, UFC President Dana White appeared in front of media members along with several fighters that will fight on this Saturday’s UFC 202 card. One of the first questions that was asked was in regards to the reports of the formation of a fighter’s union this month...

Aug 17, 2016 12:49 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: ‘I don’t want to fight, at all’

Now that Nate Diaz is more popular than ever, fans are surely wanting to see him in action as often as physically possible. However, the UFC veteran has already set himself up in life so that he doesn’t even have to fight in the Octagon anymore. Diaz recently stated that he could easily “make just...

Aug 17, 2016 10:52 am

Donald Cerrone: I’ll beat Alvarez’ a** again and take his belt

While Eddie Alvarez may be the UFC lightweight champion after defeating Rafael dos Anjos last month, Donald Cerrone remains the only man to defeat Alvarez inside the Octagon. When the MMA vet made his UFC debut in 2014, it was Cerrone who welcomed him to the Octagon. ‘Cowboy’ put on a spectacular showing, dominating Alvarez...

Aug 17, 2016 10:28 am

Cody Garbrandt fires back at Dominick Cruz, threatens to retire champ

While Cody Garbrandt is currently making his final preparations for his UFC 202 fight with Takeya Mizugaki this Saturday, the Team Alpha Male prospect has continued to relentlessly call out UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. After Cruz compared Garbrandt to former WWE champion CM Punk, who will be making his MMA debut at UFC 203,...

Aug 17, 2016 10:16 am

Tyron Woodley fires back at Conor McGregor for calling him a bum

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is never one to shy away from talking trash. While McGregor is slated to fight Nate Diaz in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch at UFC 202 this Saturday, he hasn’t refrained from trash talking many other UFC stars. That hasn’t sat too well with UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, who...

Aug 17, 2016 9:49 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor killing a cardio workout

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is currently gearing up for his UFC 202 welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz this Saturday. Ahead of the fight, McGregor has been very open about the fact that he is focusing on his cardio for the fight so as to not gas out in the rematch like he did in...

Aug 17, 2016 9:35 am

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz verbally destroys Cody Garbrandt

The war of words continues between UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and #8 ranked bantamweight Cody Garbrandt! After Cruz defeated Garbrandt’s mentor, Urijah Faber, at UFC 199 back in June, ‘No Love’ began his campaign for a bantamweight title shot. While he hopes that a win over Takeya Mizugaki this weekend at UFC 202 earns...

Aug 17, 2016 9:01 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz looking shredded with just days left until UFC 202

With just days left until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor step into the Octagon for their highly anticipated rematch, Nate Diaz appears to be in phenomenal shape. One of Diaz’ trainers, Jose Garcia, posted a photo of Diaz to Instagram during the midst of his weight cut. Check it out: Cutting weight sucks💰Fight week 4days...