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Aug 20, 2016 10:45 pm

VIDEO | Dana White reflects on “epic” Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz fight

There was a considerable amount of hype behind the welterweight rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. After a full 5 rounds, the MMA community collectively agreed that the fight lived up to the hype as McGregor was handed the majority decision. Immediately following the fight, UFC President Dana White spoke on ESPN about the...

Aug 20, 2016 10:33 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor broke his foot against Nate Diaz

In the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz squared off in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch. McGregor opened up the fight with several leg kicks, slowing down Diaz considerably. Interestingly enough, news surfaced post-fight that McGregor actually broke his foot during the fight, and was struggling to walk backstage. Check out...

Aug 20, 2016 10:26 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II scorecards

In the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz squared off in their highly anticipated welterweight rematch. McGregor ultimately won the fight via majority decision in what many believe to be a ‘Fight of the Year’ performance. Below, you can see the judges scorecards from the event: Here's the Nate Diaz vs...

Aug 20, 2016 4:33 pm

Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz earn massive salaries at UFC 202

UFC 202 undoubtably is one of the biggest UFC cards of the year. The event is so massive that McGregor and Diaz both earned jaw-dropping salaries for the event. The NSAC released information to MMAFighting which revealed that McGregor set a UFC record by earning $3 million for the fight, while Diaz will earn $2...


Aug 20, 2016 10:26 am

PHOTOS | Conor McGregor at UFC 196 compared to UFC 202

Yesterday at the UFC 202 weigh-ins, the MMA community collectively agreed that Conor McGregor looked to be in phenomenal shape ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz Saturday night. McGregor stated that throughout this camp he has focused on his cardio so as not to gas out in the first round. In the...

Aug 20, 2016 10:12 am

VIDEO | Dana White reflects on intense Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz staredown

Friday afternoon in Las Vegas the UFC hosted the UFC 202 weigh-ins ahead of an action packed night of fights on Saturday. Given the fact that Diaz and McGregor have a history of getting into brief physical altercations when they come face to face, UFC President Dana White had Las Vegas police officers on hand...

Aug 20, 2016 9:59 am

VIDEO | UFC Embedded – Episode 6: Final preparations for UFC 202

Throughout the course of fight week leading up to UFC 202, the UFC has released several episodes of UFC 202 Embedded, giving fans a behind the scenes look as the fighter’s make their final preparations for fight night. This week, cameras caught quite a bit of action, including the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference altercation...

Aug 20, 2016 9:49 am

VIDEO | Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson first staredown

On October 8th, Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson will have their highly anticipated rematch, this time for the UFC middleweight championship, which Bisping won at UFC 199. The fight will be the last one for Dan Henderson, who has stated that regardless of whether he wins or loses, he will be stepping away from the...

Aug 20, 2016 9:26 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar rips Conor McGregor ahead of UFC 202

Conor McGregor’s caught quite a bit of criticism earlier this month when he stated that WWE wrestlers are “p**sys”, and he couldn’t respect Brock Lesnar due to the fact that he failed a pair of drug tests surrounding his highly anticipated UFC 200 return. That didn’t sit well with members of the WWE roster, who...

Aug 20, 2016 9:09 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: I already own the keys to the fight game

Tonight, fight fans will finally see the highly anticipated welterweight rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor when the pair step into the Octagon in the main event of UFC 202. Following yesterday’s UFC 202 weigh-ins, where Las Vegas police officers were on stage alongside UFC President Dana White to make sure chaos didn’t erupt...

Aug 20, 2016 8:44 am

VIDEO | Dana White’s perspective of McGregor vs. Diaz 2 staredown

DIAZ vs MCGREGOR!!! A video posted by Dana White (@danawhite) on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:05pm PDT Friday afternoon in Las Vegas, the UFC held the official UFC 202 weigh-ins. The event went as smooth as could be, until the main event staredown between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz that is. When both men met...

Aug 19, 2016 10:04 pm

VIDEO | Most disrespectful weigh-in antics of all time?

#UFC202: Hyun Gyu Lim vs @PlatinumPerry | Sat. August 20 | LIVE on Pay-Per-View https://t.co/9Ehhtz2TUh — #UFC202 (@ufc) August 19, 2016 During the UFC 202 weigh-ins on Friday afternoon, UFC newcomer Mike Perry was understandably hyped up for his UFC debut against seasoned welterweight Hyun Gyu Lim. After both men weighed-in for the bout, they...

Aug 19, 2016 6:34 pm

Nate Diaz on the UFC: ‘No, I’m not doing s–t anymore for this company’

UFC Nate Diaz knew exactly how to play his cards when both Conor McGregor and the UFC were immediately looking to put together their rematch after UFC 196. At one point, UFC President Dana White said that he didn’t know if he could put the fight together as negotiations were taking place between Diaz and...

Aug 19, 2016 5:52 pm

VIDEO | NSFW – Nick Diaz and crew kicked out of UFC 202 weigh-ins

It was already made known that members from Team Diaz and Team McGregor that were involved in the Wednesday UFC 202 press conference incident were not going to be allowed at the weigh-ins on Friday. Despite knowing the information, Nick Diaz and some crew from Team Diaz attempted to get in the weigh-ins on Friday...

Aug 19, 2016 4:44 pm

Conor McGregor rips Team Diaz in weigh-in interview

During the UFC 202 weigh-in Friday afternoon, things were understandably tense between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, despite the fact that the UFC banned both men’s teams from the event. After a heated staredown between the two, UFC commentator Joe Rogan spoke with both men on stage. McGregor took the opportunity to deliver a heated...

Aug 19, 2016 3:42 pm

Nate Diaz comments on who he feels the best fighter in the world is

UFC superstar Nate Diaz is set to rematch Conor McGregor this Saturday in the main event of UFC 202 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Following the open workouts on Thursday, Diaz answered questions from the media and was asked about the status of his older brother Nick cornering him for the big fight. “Nick’s the master...

Aug 19, 2016 1:05 pm

Nate Diaz: “You can’t pay me to lose”

Going into his first scrap with Conor McGregor at UFC 196, Nate Diaz said that his mentality was to “kill or be killed”. Now, with just over 24 hours to go until Diaz steps into the Octagon with McGregor once again in the main event of UFC 202, Diaz sees no option other than to...

Aug 19, 2016 10:36 am

Donald Cerrone squashes beef with Diaz Brothers

Donald Cerrone and the Diaz Brothers certainly have one of the longest standing rivalries in all of MMA. Back at UFC 141, Nate Diaz picked up a unanimous decision win over Cerrone. While most rivalries end after fighters settle their differences inside the Octagon, Cerrone and Diaz continued their beef over the course of the...

Aug 19, 2016 9:37 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor weighs-in for UFC 202

Stackin and Mackin at 168 lbs. A video posted by Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) on Aug 19, 2016 at 9:28am PDT Friday afternoon, Conor McGregor took full advantage of the opportunity to weigh-in for UFC 202 early in the day, prior to the official weigh-ins at 4p.m. PT. McGregor planned to enter the rematch with Diaz...

Aug 19, 2016 9:30 am

VIDEO | Anthony Johnson puts obnoxious fan in his place at open workouts

Normally when fighter’s partake in a Q&A session, fans tae full advantage of the opportunity to interact with their favorite fighters. Every so often however, fans take it upon themselves to get confrontational with the fighter on stage. During Anthony Johnson’s UFC 202 open workout, a fan decided to yell an obnoxious comment after Ron...

Aug 19, 2016 9:15 am

VIDEO | Artem Lobov roasts Team Diaz for “fake” behavior at press conference

While UFC 202 will play host to the highly anticipated Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz rematch, the card will also pit Team McGregor’s Artem Lobov against Team Diaz’ Chris Avila. Lobov, who made it to the finale of TUF 22 before coming up short against Ryan Hall, will certainly be the more experienced man in...

Aug 19, 2016 9:03 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 open workout highlights

Thursday afternoon the UFC held open workouts ahead of Saturday’s highly anticipated UFC 202 card. At the open workout event, main event fighters Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz took turns on stage after co-main event fighters Anthony Johnson and Glover Teixeira finished their open workouts. At the conclusion of each fighter’s open workout, they fielded...

Aug 19, 2016 8:50 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz weighs-in for UFC 202

Nate Diaz weighs 170.5. A video posted by Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) on Aug 19, 2016 at 8:12am PDT For UFC 202, fighters have been given the option of weighing-in throughout the morning, prior to the official weigh-in at 4p.m. PT. The earlier weigh-in time gives fighters more time to rehydrate before their scheduled bouts Saturday...

Aug 19, 2016 8:41 am

VIDEO | ‘Mystic Mac’ returns! Predicts outcome of Nate Diaz rematch

In the aftermath of the UFC 202 press conference altercation, Conor McGregor appeared on ‘Fox Sports Live with Jay & Dan’ to discuss the situation, as well as his thoughts on the rematch on Saturday. McGregor briefly spoke about the altercation, before discussing the pair’s first fight, as well as the rematch on Saturday of...

Aug 19, 2016 8:29 am

Matt Mitrione claims he recently had a horrific accident involving a hammer and his nuts

Former UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione, now fighting under the Bellator MMA promotion is no stranger to freak injuries. In his last controversial fight in the UFC against Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81, Mitrione suffered a gruesome eye injury that was hard to look at. Now, “Meathead” claims that he has injured himself with...