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Mar 25, 2016 8:31 am

Conor McGregor’s coach backs fight with Frankie Edgar at Madison Square Garden

While Frankie Edgar has been campaigning for a title shot against Conor McGregor since his TUF 22 finale KO win over Chad Mendes, the stars could finally be aligning for a McGregor vs. Edgar fight. With MMA being legalized in New York earlier this week, Conor McGregor’s striking coach, Owen Roddy, believes that a fight...

Mar 25, 2016 8:23 am

Ronda Rousey humbly reflects on loss to Holly Holm

Going into UFC 193 in Australia, Ronda Rousey’s confidence was at an all-time high. While many praised Rousey for her confidence, she caught quite a bit of criticism post-fight for what many believed to be overconfidence leading up to the fight. As everyone now knows, Rousey was knocked stiff by a second round head kick...

Mar 25, 2016 8:15 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber reflects on win over Dominick Cruz 9 years later

Almost missed the 9 yr anniversary @domcruz619 #rebirth #life March 7th 2007. Can't wait for #3 June 4th. I've had 22 fights since this one Thanks to all the fans that pointed this out today. This thing has been brewing for a cool minute! #ufc199 @ufc A video posted by Urijah Faber (@urijahfaber) on Mar...

Mar 24, 2016 11:01 pm

Has life changed for Nate Diaz since tossing Conor McGregor from the throne?

A lot of great things have come to Nate Diaz after he was able to submit the UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Diaz earned the highest payday of his career from the fight with “The Notorious” and has gained media recognition from the masses. However, Diaz says for him personally, not much...

Mar 24, 2016 4:55 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz discusses meeting Justin Bieber, UFC 200, and MORE

After Nate Diaz shocked the world by defeating Conor McGregor at UFC 196 on March 5th, pop music star Justin Bieber took to Instagram to praise McGregor in defeat, while bashing Diaz for his ‘terrible’ style. That sparked a beef between Diaz and Bieber, with Diaz stating that he would slap the pop star if...

Mar 24, 2016 4:36 pm

Jon Anik discusses aftermath of getting ‘209’ tattoo

Prior to UFC 196, where Nate Diaz ended the undefeated streak of Conor McGregor, UFC commentator Jon Anik promised his podcast listeners that he would get a ‘209’ tattoo in honor of Nate Diaz if he defeated McGregor. After Diaz’s win, Anik made good on his promise to get ‘209’ tattooed on his body permanently....

Mar 24, 2016 4:24 pm

‘UFC Brisbane’ medical suspensions

This past weekend in Brisbane Australia, fight fans witnessed a thrilling night of fights. From Mark Hunt’s walk-off KO win over Frank Mir, to Neil Magny’s upset of Hector Lombard in the co-main event, the event was a thrilling one. Now, following the event MixedMartialArts.com has received the medical suspensions from the UFC, who act...

Mar 24, 2016 12:45 pm

Yoel Romero to file arbitration case with USADA

Yoel Romero is standing his ground. The UFC middleweight contender is affirming his innocence after testing positive for banned substances, which resulted in failing an out-of-competition drug test back in December. Romero and his legal team have claimed that the UFC middleweight took a dietary supplement that unknowingly was tainted with banned substances. MMA Fighting...

Mar 24, 2016 12:08 pm

VIDEO | NFL legend Jerry Rice broke Nate Diaz’s heart

Nate Diaz admits that he isn’t into many sports outside of MMA and doesn’t get starstruck very often, even at NFL Superbowl parties. However, Diaz says that was a big 49ers fan growing up in California and was always rooting for NFL legends Jerry Rice and Steve Young. In a recent interview, Diaz talks about...

Mar 24, 2016 11:00 am

Nate Diaz roasts Michael Bisping as they are standing next to each other on air

After Michael Bisping’s controversial fight with former middleweight champion Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz posted a meme throwing an insult at “The Count.” Bisping took to twitter to respond to the elder Diaz brother and added to it by throwing an insult at the younger Diaz who was had a fight with UFC featherweight champion Conor...

Mar 24, 2016 10:22 am

VIDEO | Hilarious Conor McGregor edit of Katt Williams fight

#WaitForIt #AsShoppedAsItGets #KattWilliams #UFC #ufcmemes #MMA #mmamemes #BJJ #JiuJitsu #MuayThai #Boxing #MuayThai #TaeKwonDo #Wrestling #PanickedGrappler #TouchButt A video posted by @as_shopped_as_it_gets_ on Mar 23, 2016 at 5:10pm PDT Video surfaced earlier this week of famed comedian Katt Williams sucker punching a 7th grader before being taken down and nearly choked out by the young boy!...

Mar 24, 2016 10:07 am

Jon Jones responds to Daniel Cormier’s concern over UFC 197 referee assignment

At Wednesday’s NSAC hearing, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier expressed his concern over Herb Dean being the referee for his UFC 197 light heavyweight title fight with Jon Jones on April 23rd. Cormier explained that in the pair’s first meeting at UFC 182, Dean allowed the pair to remain clinched for what DC believed...

Mar 24, 2016 9:21 am

Chan Sung Jung AKA ‘The Korean Zombie’ plans return to the UFC

News broke in October of 2014 that fan-favorite fighter Chan Sung Jung, also known as ‘The Korean Zombie’ would be leaving the UFC to fulfill his required 2-year military service to South Korea. While many wondered if a 2-year hiatus from the UFC following his TKO loss to Jose Aldo at UFC 163 would ultimately...

Mar 24, 2016 9:04 am

Daniel Cormier concerned with Herb Dean refereeing UFC 197 main event

As we get closer and closer to Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II on April 23rd, where Jon Jones will look to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight championship belt he never lost inside the Octagon, Daniel Cormier has a concern regarding Herb Dean being the referee for the bout. Back at UFC 182, the pair...

Mar 24, 2016 8:42 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz discussing Conor McGregor rematch in leaked video

Nate talking between commercials, saying he's trying to get the fight at 155 so Conor has no excuses this time. pic.twitter.com/ICdUMLLNrs — caposa (@GrabakaHitman) March 23, 2016 During a recent appearance on Fox Sports 1, Nate Diaz spoke with Kenny Florian and Michael Bisping about his UFC 196 win over Conor McGregor, as well as...

Mar 24, 2016 8:34 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz gives outgoing interview on Fox Sports Live

In a recent episode of FOX Sports Live with Jay & Dan, Nate Diaz gave an extremely candid interview complete with jokes, and his assessment of UFC 196, as well as his 12 year MMA career. While Diaz generally tends to be brief and to the point, in this interview you can see the Stockton...

Mar 24, 2016 8:25 am

VIDEO | Jose Aldo back in the gym training

It has been nearly 4 months since Jose Aldo lost his UFC featherweight championship at the hands of Conor McGregor back at UFC 194. While Aldo doesn’t currently have a fight booked inside the Octagon, he has been campaigning for a rematch with McGregor at UFC 200. With that being said, the UFC has reportedly...

Mar 24, 2016 8:08 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz answers fan questions

Earlier this month Nate Diaz shocked the world as he stepped in on short notice to fight Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 196. After McGregor gassed at the end of the first round, Diaz went out and rocked and submitted McGregor in the second round. While there have been reports that the...

Mar 24, 2016 2:28 am

PHOTO | Justin Bieber and Nate Diaz are friends now?

“Is it too late now to say sorry?” There was some friction that was built up by the media after pop star Justin Bieber called Nate Diaz’s style “terrible” following Diaz’s destruction of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. Diaz who is not one to take an insult threw his response to Bieber and later said...