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Mar 3, 2016 10:25 am

The return of Chael Sonnen?

While Chael Sonnen may have formally retired from MMA back in 2014 prior to being suspended for 2 years by the NSAC, talks of a ‘Chael Sonnen return’ have always been a subject of interest to the MMA community. While many believed that Sonnen would return when his suspension was up on July 23rd of...

Mar 3, 2016 10:24 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor breaks down the top 10 pound-for-pound fighters in the world

Do you agree with @thenotoriousmma's P4P rankings? #ufc196 A video posted by MMAFighting.com (@mmafightingdotcom) on Mar 2, 2016 at 10:06pm PST UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor feels that he is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, and also takes more than just the spot of number one. “The Notorious” spoke with the media on...

Mar 3, 2016 10:06 am

Matt Brown and Tryon Woodley get into Twitter beef over Conor McGregor

Top ranked welterweights Matt Brown and Tyron Woodley got into quite the heated Twitter feud recently after Brown stated that McGregor deserves a welterweight title shot more than Woodley does. That did’t sit too well with Woodley, who fired back, igniting a Twitter feud between the pair. .@Iamtheimmortal: @TheNotoriousMMA deserves welterweight title shot more than...


Mar 3, 2016 9:26 am

Conor McGregor says he would beat Robbie Lawler: ‘I’m too fast for him’

It looks like UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s choice to give Nate Diaz their fight at welterweight may have been a planned tactic for a fight with UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. “I mean, why not? That’s probably the leading option,” McGregor said during the open workouts on Wednesday (transcribed by MMA Fighting). “I like...

Mar 3, 2016 9:26 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor stunning size comparison – UFC 194 vs. UFC 196

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor had a brutal weight cut when he was dropping down to fight at featherweight. Ahead of McGregor’s fight with Nate Diaz on Saturday at UFC 196, which will go down at welterweight, a member of The UnderGround compared the size of McGregor prior to UFC 194 with the size...

Mar 3, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones’ meme of him

Daniel Cormier @dc_mma so funny talking about @JonnyBones "Carl Winslow" Instagram post on @FOXSportsLive last night https://t.co/WLSTxjyChq — Jay Onrait (@JayOnrait) March 3, 2016 Recently, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones posted a meme on Instagram taunting Daniel Cormier. The meme was a photoshop of the UFC 197 fight poster, with Daniel Cormier replaced...

Mar 3, 2016 8:33 am

Suspicious details emerge regarding Matt Mitrione vs. Travis Browne bout

Back in January at ‘UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz’ Matt Mitrione suffered one of the most gruesome eye injuries in the history of MMA at the hands of Travis Browne. Mitrione was poked in the same eye twice by Browne, which subsequently lead to him being unable to see out of that eye. Due...

Mar 3, 2016 8:12 am

VIDEO | Fans go wild as Jose Aldo scores penalty kick in soccer game

Jose Aldo may have lost his UFC featherweight championship to Conor McGregor at UFC 193 in just 13 seconds, however the former champ is certainly enjoying himself. Aldo made an appearance at a soccer game, where he scored a penalty kick in front of thousands of cheering fans! So far there has been no word...

Mar 3, 2016 8:02 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor shows off blazing fast hand speed ahead of UFC 196

@MonsterEnergy for the Monster of Energy! #AllDayWork A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Mar 3, 2016 at 12:23am PST Leading up to UFC 196, many were wondering if Conor McGregor putting on 10 pounds to go up to lightweight to fight Rafael dos Anjos would negatively impact his speed. Now, with his...

Mar 3, 2016 7:47 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz opens up on everything UFC 196 related

As the last 48 hours count down until UFC 196, the anticipation for Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate and Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz is at an all-time high, and will only continue to build. Ahead of the event, Nate Diaz spoke to Megan Olivi to discuss how he got the fight, how the pair...

Mar 3, 2016 2:21 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor says Nate Diaz has turned into ‘a scared little brother’

Immediately after the open workouts for UFC 196, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor took to the media to answer questions and didn’t disappoint. “The Notorious” had some whip in his comments, much the opposite of one of Nate Diaz’s recent interviews where he surprisingly gives McGregor praise. With the two very vocal fighters having had...

Mar 3, 2016 1:59 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz surprisingly has these great things to say about Conor McGregor

With one of the most anticipated fights of the year just a few days away, Nate Diaz talks about his outspoken opponent Conor McGregor ahead of their welterweight bout main event at UFC 196. UFC Tonight anchor Karyn Bryant spoke with Diaz who surprisingly had a lot of good things to say about “The Notorious”...

Mar 2, 2016 9:26 pm

Video | Conor McGregor puts on a show at the UFC 196 open workouts

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor put on a show for the fans in attendance at today’s UFC 196 open workouts in Las Vegas. Here is his latest video courtesy of Sportscenter: Eat that. A video posted by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Mar 2, 2016 at 9:13pm PST Do you think “Mystic Mac” will be...

Mar 2, 2016 6:45 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Conor McGregor UFC 196 open workout

With just days left until UFC 196, the anticipation is building for Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’ welterweight showdown on March 5th. Ahead of their scheduled bout, both men took center stage in front of fans for their ‘UFC 196 open workout’. You can see the footage of McGregor at open workouts below, and see...

Mar 2, 2016 4:00 pm

Two Arrested In Mikey Burnett Shooting

Two days ago Mikey Burnett was shot three times in the abdomen and his son Freddie was shot once in the leg while going to their car in a crowded parking lot. The shooting happened in Tulsa, OK east side.  Both Mikey and his son are expected to make a full recovery. The two arrested  are teens Harold...

Mar 2, 2016 3:37 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | The Diaz Bros warming up at the UFC 196 Open Workouts

Ahead of UFC 196 on March 5th, where Conor McGregor will fight Nate Diaz in a highly anticipated welterweight scrap, and Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate, the UFC held ‘open workouts’. Above you can see the Diaz brothers warming up and showcasing a bit of what...

Mar 2, 2016 2:34 pm

Nate Diaz blasts Jon Anik on Twitter

Leading up to UFC 196, Jon Anik stated that if Nate Diaz is able to upset Conor McGregor in the main event, he will get a “209” tattoo in honor of Stockton native Nate Diaz. Anik may be surprised however to know that Diaz wasn’t too fond of the comment, and took to Twitter to...

Mar 2, 2016 2:15 pm

Miesha Tate wants Holly Holm- Ronda Rousey rematch.

Miesha Tate wants to play spoiler this Saturday night at UFC 196 but still wants to see a Holm Rousey rematch. Holm’s kick heard around the world defeat of Rousey at UFC 193 in the 2nd round made Tate the top contender and Tate thinks it might have just been an off night for Rousey....

Mar 2, 2016 1:57 pm

Alexander Gustafsson responds to Jon Jones’ callout

While Jon Jones is currently slated to fight Daniel Cormier in a highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship at UFC 197 on April 23rd, ‘Bones’ recently stated that he actually has his eyes set on a rematch with Alexander Gustafsson. Jones and Gustafsson fought to a decision back at UFC 165. While...

Mar 2, 2016 1:50 pm

Rafael dos Anjos’ manager blasts “bulls–t guy” Conor McGregor

By now the MMA world knows that Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos won’t get to settle their beef on March 5th at UFC 196. A broken foot forced dos Anjos out of the bout, which lead to the UFC bringing Nate Diaz in as a fill-in opponent for Conor McGregor in the main event....

Mar 2, 2016 1:41 pm

VIDEO | Food artist creates incredible Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz pancakes

World famous food artist @DrDancake made @TheNotoriousMMA and @NateDiaz209 ENTIRELY OUT OF PANCAKES. 😱 @UFC #UFC196https://t.co/XFvSMEHFgh — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) March 2, 2016 With the days counting down to March 5th, where Conor McGregor will fight Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 196, the anticipation for the event is building. McGregor and...

Mar 2, 2016 1:40 pm

What happens if another megastar loses- Conor McGregor v Nate Diaz

Fighting up a weight class or two seems impossible for most MMA fighters but not for Conor McGregor.  It’s not that he wasn’t training for a fight, he was, but it was supposed to be a 155 lbs. title fight instead of 145 lbs. where he is the champ. With the 155 lbs. champ pulling...

Mar 2, 2016 12:46 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor talks about his professional appearance

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is all about that money and looking good comes with the part. The UFC released this video as part of a series called “Shit Conor McGregor Says.” This particular piece Conor talks about keeping his look classy and professional with his wardrobe. The UFC says in the video description: “UFC...