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Feb 25, 2016 9:44 am

Ronda Rousey: Suicidal thoughts aren’t a weakness we should condemn

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey revealed recently on The Ellen Degeneres Show that after her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm she briefly had suicidal thoughts. After Rousey made the statement, many members of the combat sports community poured out their support for Rousey, revealing they know the devastation after a loss....

Feb 25, 2016 9:32 am

Conor McGregor responds to Nick Diaz’s challenge

While Conor McGregor is slated to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 196 on March 5th, he has his sights set of Nick Diaz in the future. At the UFC 196 press conference on Wednesday, McGregor repeatedly used the microphone to make statements towards Nick Diaz, who was not on stage but was at the event....

Feb 25, 2016 9:19 am

REPLAY! Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping staredown in London

Beautiful view. Scary tension. #UFCLondon https://t.co/wncglW2azq — #UFCLondon (@ufc) February 25, 2016 Wednesday afternoon in London, Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping had a staredown ahead of their ‘UFC London’ scrap Saturday evening on UFC Fight Pass. While things didn’t get physical during the staredown, there was obvious tension given the verbal jabs Bisping has been...


Feb 25, 2016 8:39 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor responds to Nate Diaz’s steroid accusations

At the UFC 196 press conference on Wednesday, Nate Diaz accused Conor McGregor and the rest of the UFC roster of using steroids. For a brief moment, when Diaz made the accusations we saw McGregor nearly lose his composure for the first time. McGregor stood up and turned to Diaz, denying using steroids and stating...

Feb 25, 2016 8:24 am

Exclusive Video | Nate Diaz reacts to Conor McGregor’s pre-fight trash talk

After it was announced that Nate Diaz would be filling in for Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC 196 on March 5th against Conor McGregor, everyone knew there would be trash talk. Both Diaz and McGregor have earned reputations as two of the best trash talkers in the sport, and at the...

Feb 25, 2016 8:07 am

PHOTO | FBI investigating threat made towards Conor McGregor

Everyone knew Conor McGregor’s UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz would include quite a bit of trash talk. However, with that being said no one could have predicted that a fan would take things this far. A fan posted a photo of himself wielding an AK-47 on Twitter along with several Tweets warning McGregor to...

Feb 25, 2016 7:48 am

VIDEO | Nick Diaz wants fight with Conor McGregor

Yesterday at the UFC 196 press conference with Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz ahead of their welterweight fight on March 5th, McGregor spoke on the mic to Nick Diaz multiple times. In addition, McGregor referenced Nate Diaz as “Nick’s lil bro” multiple times throughout the course of the press conference. Given that the fight will...

Feb 25, 2016 6:54 am

Chuck Liddell: “I’d give Jon Jones trouble in a fight”

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell is not a big fan of current UFC superstar Jon “Bones” Jones. The UFC Hall of Famer has criticized Jones in the past for being a ‘safe fighter’, and recently set his sights on “Bones” again as a guest on “The Fighter and The Kid” podcast. Here is...

Feb 25, 2016 6:52 am

Chael Sonnen says if Conor McGregor beats Nate Diaz, he’s fighting Robbie Lawler at UFC 200

Former UFC middleweight and light heavyweight title challenger Chael Sonnen thinks everybody missed the point of Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor taking place at the welterweight limit of 170-pounds. According to Sonnen, the UFC 196 main event fight between McGregor and Diaz was set at 170-pounds so that the UFC can promote a welterweight title fight between “Mystic...

Feb 25, 2016 5:43 am

Nate Diaz: McGregor has been fighting midgets, I fight grown men!

Yesterday at the UFC 196 press conference with Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, the pair were involved in some pretty heated verbal exchanges, as many expected. After Conor McGregor called Nate Diaz out for teaching MMA seminars to young kids, Diaz fired back by taking shots at McGregor’s past opponents. “You knocked out three midgets...

Feb 25, 2016 5:41 am

Joe Rogan: Wonderboy vs. Rory MacDonald up next

In early February Stephen Thompson squared off against Johny Hendricks in the main event of what was supposed to be UFC 196. After Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez both withdrew from the main event spot the UFC promoted the co-main event bout between Hendricks and Thompson to the main event. Ultimately, ‘Wonderboy’ scored an incredible...

Feb 24, 2016 7:48 pm

Dana White responds to Nate Diaz’ steroid comments

At the UFC 196 press conference on Wednesday, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor got involved in several heated verbal exchanges. Surprisingly, Nate Diaz accused the UFC roster, as well as Conor McGregor specifically, of being on steroids. McGregor instantly got fired up, nearly losing his composure. Following the event, UFC President Dana White responded to...

Feb 24, 2016 7:35 pm

Conor McGregor noncommittal to future fight with Rafael dos Anjos

Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos were initially slated to fight in the main event of UFC 196 on March 5th for the UFC lightweight title. Unfortunately, dos Anjos broke his foot earlier this week and was forced out of the bout. Ultimately the UFC selected Nate Diaz as a fill-in opponent, and the bout...

Feb 24, 2016 6:15 pm

HIGHLIGHTS! UFC 196 Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz press conference

Wednesday afternoon in California Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz participated in a UFC 196 press conference at the UFC gym. During the course of the press conference, McGregor and Diaz lobbed verbal jabs at one another, and McGregor even threw some insults at Rafael dos Anjos, Frankie Edgar, and Jose Aldo. Above you can see...

Feb 24, 2016 6:01 pm

Rafael dos Anjos wonders why Conor McGregor didn’t fight Donald Cerrone

After Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on Tuesday, there was much speculation as to who would step in to fight Conor McGregor. Donald Cerrone was the first person to offer to fill in for dos Anjos, and even began starting to cut weight in anticipation of...

Feb 24, 2016 4:21 pm

VIDEO | Fighters react to UFC 196 Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz press conference

Wednesday afternoon the UFC 196 press conference went down in California. As many expected, the event was a heated one, with both fighters throwing verbal jabs at one another throughout the course of the press conference. In addition, McGregor used the opportunity to take shots at Rafael dos Anjos, Jose Aldo, Frankie Edgar, and several...

Feb 24, 2016 3:53 pm

Conor McGregor: “You’re damn right the ‘C’ in UFC stands for Conor”

"You're damn right the 'C' in UFC stands for Conor." Conor McGregor joins FOX Sports Live with Jay Onrait & Dan O'Toole TONIGHT at 1am ET! Posted by FOX Sports Live on Wednesday, February 24, 2016 After Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from his UFC 196 lightweight title fight against Conor McGregor on March 5th, the...

Feb 24, 2016 2:48 pm

Frankie Edgar reacts to Conor McGregor’s UFC 196 press conference remarks

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 196 press conference in California, Conor McGregor threw some verbal jabs at Rafael dos Anjos, Frankie Edgar, and Jose Aldo. McGregor taunted dos Anjos for pulling out of the fight with a ‘bruised foot’, as well as taunting Frankie Edgar and Jose Aldo for not accepting the fight after campaigning...

Feb 24, 2016 2:39 pm

REPLAY! Conor McGregor taunts Rafael dos Anjos’ ‘bruised foot’

"Ice works wonders" – @TheNotoriousMMA #UFC196 https://t.co/eDs4b0zZSn https://t.co/mtIEks2HyZ — #UFCLondon (@ufc) February 24, 2016 At the UFC 196 press conference earlier today, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz weren’t just talking trash to one another. McGregor used the opportunity to not only bash Rafael dos Anjos, who he was supposed to fight on the card, but...

Feb 24, 2016 2:33 pm

REPLAY! Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz staredown

YES YES YES YES YES OMG. #UFC196 Saturday 3.5.16 on PPV! @TheNotoriousMMA vs @NateDiaz209 https://t.co/Vlk753F8dJ — #UFCLondon (@ufc) February 24, 2016 Earlier today at the UFC 196 press conference in California Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their first staredown ahead of their main event scrap on March 5th at UFC 196. As can be...

Feb 24, 2016 2:08 pm

PHOTOS | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz staredown from UFC 196 press conference

Wednesday afternoon the UFC held a UFC 196 press conference in California after the announcement that Nate Diaz would be stepping in on short notice for Rafael dos Anjos. As many expected, McGregor and Diaz got into some pretty heated verbal exchanges with Diaz even accusing McGregor of using steroids. At the conclusion of the...

Feb 24, 2016 2:04 pm

Conor McGregor responds to Jose Aldo turning down UFC 196 fight

After Rafael dos Anjos withdrew from UFC 196 with a broken foot, there was much speculation as to who would fill the slot opposite McGregor. The UFC offered Jose Aldo a rematch on short notice at lightweight, however Aldo turned the rematch down, with his coach revealing that Aldo wasn’t in fight shape. During the...

Feb 24, 2016 1:51 pm

Nate Diaz accuses Conor McGregor of using steroids

At the UFC 196 press conference Wednesday afternoon things got pretty heated between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor. As many expected, the trash talk was at an all-time high. One of the more interesting things however was that Nate Diaz said that everyone in the UFC is on steroids. Conor McGregor was extremely enraged by...

Feb 24, 2016 11:15 am

Rafael dos Anjos’ coach reassures fans: “This fight will absolutely happen”

While Conor McGregor vs. Rafael dos Anjos will no longer headline UFC 196, Kings MMA head coach Rafael Cordeiro is confident that the fight will happen. Due to Rafael dos Anjos’ broken foot, the UFC was forced to book Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz as the new main event at welterweight at UFC 196. Rafael...

Feb 24, 2016 11:09 am

More details emerge surrounding Rafael dos Anjos’ broken foot

Tuesday morning the MMA world awoke to news that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had broken his foot and would no longer be able to fight Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 196. Ultimately the UFC selected Nate Diaz as a replacement for dos Anjos, and the bout was moved from lightweight...

Feb 24, 2016 10:45 am

PHOTOS | Awesome fan art promoting Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

By now the sporting world knows that Conor McGregor will face Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 196 after Rafael dos Anjos was forced out of the bout with a broken foot. In addition to the MMA community going wild with reactions on social media, fans began putting together awesome artwork for the...

Feb 24, 2016 10:23 am

Michael Bisping points out Anderson Silva’s weaknesses

On Saturday in London, Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva will square off in a highly anticipated main event clash between two veterans of the sport. For Bisping, not only is it a chance to get a win over an MMA legend in front of his hometown fans, but also a chance to potentially earn himself...