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Mar 15, 2016 9:18 am

Conor McGregor opens up on potential rematch with Nate Diaz

At UFC 196, Conor McGregor jumped up two weight classes to fight Nate Diaz at welterweight after UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from the bout with a broken foot. While UFC President Dana White was under the impression that Diaz was training for a triathlon at the time he accepted the bout, Diaz...

Mar 15, 2016 8:57 am

VIDEO | Awesome Nate Diaz highlight video with UFC 196 footage

At UFC 196, Nate Diaz put on one of the most spectacular performances in UFC history as he defeated Conor McGregor via 2nd round submission. The win was even more shocking given that Diaz took the fight on two weeks notice, and admittedly wasn’t training for a marathon prior to the fight like UFC President...

Mar 15, 2016 8:43 am

Chris Weidman: My fights changed Anderson Silva

When Chris Weidman stepped into the Octagon to face Anderson Silva for the UFC middleweight championship at UFC 162 in 2013, he shocked the world as he knocked ‘The Spider’ out cold in the second round. As if that moment wasn’t horrible enough for ‘The Spider,’ in their rematch at UFC 168, a checked leg...

Mar 15, 2016 8:23 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz vs. Justin Bieber in EA Sports UFC 2

Following Nate Diaz’s UFC 196 main event win over Conor McGregor, pop star Justin Bieber took to Instagram to praise McGregor while criticizing Diaz for his “terrible” style. In an interview following Bieber’s post, Diaz joked about his beef with Bieber, saying that he would Stockton Slap the young star if he were to see...


Mar 15, 2016 2:17 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey announces her own ‘breaking’ news via social media

BREAKING: @RondaRousey is "Back biting apples again!"https://t.co/AZd50JYI8p — UNINTERRUPTED (@uninterrupted) March 14, 2016 Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey suffered some devastating injuries in her knockout loss to fellow former champion Holly Holm back at UFC 193 in November of last year. Rousey stayed out of the spotlight and kept relatively quiet on her...

Mar 15, 2016 1:54 am

Nate Diaz is more pissed off now after beating Conor McGregor?

UFC veteran Nate Diaz just won the biggest fight of his career at UFC 196. Diaz submitted UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in the second round and made out with the biggest payday of his career. You would expect Diaz to be riding on top of the world with finding so much success this month....

Mar 14, 2016 6:10 pm

Rashad Evans: Weight classes are real, Conor knows that now

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans predicted that Nate Diaz would upset Conor McGregor on just 11 days notice in a welterweight bout that headlined UFC 196 just over a week ago. “Suga” was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s show ‘The MMA Hour‘ where he explained his decision to bet against the current...

Mar 14, 2016 5:12 pm

After failed negotiations with UFC, Rory Mac to test free agency

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Rory MacDonald will return to the octagon in June when he headlines UFC Fight Night 89 in Ottawa opposite surging contender Stephen Thompson. “The Red King” has not competed since his “fight of the year” battle with Robbie Lawler at this past July’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. MacDonald...

Mar 14, 2016 3:13 pm

PHOTO | This brave young soul took Chuck Liddell’s daughter out on her first date

Would you have the guts to take out the daughter of a UFC Hall of Fame legend? Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell is having to come to terms with his daughter growing up. “The Iceman” uploaded a few photos to his Facebook timeline and said, “My daughters first Sadee Hawkins dance/date the pics...

Mar 14, 2016 1:14 pm

VIDEO | Dan Hardy gives an intelligent analysis on Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier 2

UFC commentator and former UFC veteran Dan Hardy always has great insight to the big matches approaching in the UFC. Hardy talks about Jon Jones‘ return to the UFC and his quest to get back the UFC light heavyweight championship belt from current champion Daniel Cormier. Hardy notes that it has been some time since...

Mar 14, 2016 12:38 pm

VIDEO | Extremely confident Ben Rothwell says he can submit Fabricio Werdum

UFC heavyweight Ben Rothwell is just waiting for his chance to show how superior his skills are against the rest of the top competition in the UFC. Rothwell spoke with the media about his career and how he feels his skills stack up against jiu-jitsu world champion and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum. “This sport...

Mar 14, 2016 12:08 pm

Trainer of Conor McGregor in big trouble after killing man with fatal punch

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor may have to find another taekwondo instructor after an incident has left a man dead in south Dublin, Ireland. Taekwondo black belt Jonathan Dargan was arrested and questioned last week by gardai after a man died due to a head injury. Dargan was arguing with his girlfriend in the early...

Mar 14, 2016 2:14 am

Chris Leben opens up on details of his life-threatening heart condition

UFC veteran Chris Leben was just about to make a return to MMA with a new contract with Bellator MMA. In the process of getting ready to return to competition, bad news about his physical health hit the knockout specialist as he went through the process of pre-fight medical exams. The 35-year-old veteran appeared on...

Mar 14, 2016 1:44 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor will get you motivated in this new edit

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is coming off the first loss of his UFC career. Nate Diaz stopped Conor McGregor by submitting the Irishman in the second round of their non-title welterweight bout at UFC 196. Despite the loss, McGregor is anxious to get back into the Octagon to prove “what doesn’t kill you, makes...

Mar 13, 2016 7:55 pm

Coach Kavanagh: Conor gassed from trying to take Nate’s head off with every left hand

The coach of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, John Kavanagh, was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s popular show “The MMA Hour“. Coach Kavanagh discussed McGregor’s UFC 196 submission loss to Nate Diaz and gave his take on what went wrong for the Irish superstar. John admitted that Nate Diaz was more efficient with his...

Mar 13, 2016 7:41 am

Frank Mir to Mark Hunt: Tapout or have your career ended

Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will return to the octagon this Saturday when he squares off with perennial contender Mark Hunt in the main event of ‘UFC Brisbane’. The heavyweight submission specialist is well aware that standing and trading punches with former K1 champion Mark Hunt would likely be a bad idea, so he...

Mar 12, 2016 11:27 pm

Bryan Caraway: “Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey get to matchmake”

UFC bantamweight contender Bryan Caraway believes that current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey receive special privileges from UFC officials. According to “Kid Lightning”, the people who can “pull strings” in the UFC are the promotions president Dana White and current UFC superstars Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey. His words...

Mar 12, 2016 10:51 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones driving Formula DRIFT pro car

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may currently have a suspended license, however ‘Bones’ was given the opportunity to drive a Formula DRIFT pro car with Dan Brockett recently, and we can’t blame him for accepting. Jones is currently gearing up for his UFC 197 rematch with Daniel Cormier on April 23rd, where he...

Mar 12, 2016 8:35 pm

McGregor’s Coach says the UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz was not a result of weight gain

Fans and analysts have been critical of Conor McGregor’s performance at UFC 196, many blaming the “weight gain” for his submission loss to Nate Diaz. McGregor’s strength and conditioning coach John Connor does not believe that the loss had anything to do with Conor’s weight gain and that he was at “peak condition” going in...

Mar 12, 2016 4:53 pm

Frankie Edgar has a strong message for the UFC and Conor McGregor

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar (20-4-1 MMA) has been campaigning for a shot at current featherweight title holder Conor McGregor for some time now. “The Answer” stepped his game up to another level this past Thursday when he posted this video targeting the Irish superstar. Frankie recently took to Twitter where he demanded that...