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Feb 18, 2016 12:56 pm

Nick Diaz: ‘I was a Van Damme wannabe!’

UFC veteran Nick Diaz has had a long history with fighting. Ever since he was a kid growing up in a rough part of California in his hometown of Stockton, the bad boy from the 209 says that fighting always found him. Diaz recently did an interview with High Times about growing up fighting and...

Feb 18, 2016 12:15 pm

Conor McGregor on his success: ‘There’s pu–ies everywhere in this game’

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor recently did a very entertaining interview with Severe MMA and spoke about a range of subjects surrounding himself and the UFC. One subject that came up was about McGregor’s success in the UFC in such a short time period to currently, as he puts it, “owning the game.” “I am...

Feb 18, 2016 12:05 pm

WATCH! Daniel Cormier and Kenny Florian break down Donald Cerrone vs. Alex Oliveira

On Sunday Donald Cerrone and Alex Oliveira will step into the Octagon in Pittsburgh to square off for a highly anticipated lightweight scrap. Oliveira took the fight on short notice after Tim Means was forced to withdraw from the fight due to a potential USADA violation. Ahead of the scrap, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel...

Feb 18, 2016 10:05 am

Conor McGregor discusses rumors of rift between himself and the UFC

Since Conor McGregor began gaining momentum in the UFC, McGregor has been asking for more and more when it comes to demands for fights. When it came to negotiations with the UFC for his UFC 196 lightweight scrap with Conor McGregor, there were reports that McGregor had been asking for a 7-figure contract. McGregor then...

Feb 18, 2016 9:56 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva clowns Michael Bisping for his kicking incident

Michael Bisping has been the one leading the bashing and trash talk between Anderson Silva and himself. As you can see in the video of their open workout, a fired up Bisping had to be separated from a more calm and humorous Silva. “The Spider” unleashed his own form of taunting Bisping with a video...

Feb 18, 2016 9:50 am

Nick Diaz opens up on marijuana usage

It’s no secret that UFC veteran Nick Diaz has used marijuana throughout the course of his fight career. Diaz has failed 2 drug tests throughout his fight career for marijuana, and has been an advocate for marijuana usage. Diaz was handed a 5 year suspension from the NSAC after he failed a drug test following...

Feb 18, 2016 9:34 am

Miesha Tate reacts to Ronda Rousey’s post-UFC 193 suicide comments

Miesha Tate and Ronda Rousey have a long standing rivalry. While most rivalries in combat sports don’t extend outside of the Octagon, Rousey and Tate’s has continued outside of the Octagon. Recently, following Rousey’s UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm, she revealed that she had suicidal thoughts. In the wake of Rousey’s comments, Miesha...

Feb 18, 2016 9:16 am

WATCH! Robbie Lawler discusses brain trauma from 5-round wars

UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler has been involved in several 5-round wars inside the Octagon. Due to Lawler’s aggressive ‘in your face’ style of fighting he has become a fan favorite fighter. With that being said, Lawler has taken a tremendous amount of damage in his last few fights, specifically his fights with Rory MacDonald...

Feb 18, 2016 8:52 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor sparring with Peter Queally

Conor McGregor is gearing up for the toughest test of his professional MMA career on March 5th as he faces UFC lightweight champ Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship in the main event of UFC 196. Ahead of the bout, McGregor has packed on some serious muscle, which has many questioning whether or...

Feb 18, 2016 8:06 am

UFC releases statement on BJ Penn

Last month, former UFC champion BJ Penn announced that he was officially ending his retirement and going after the 145 pound belt. Penn teamed up with Greg Jackson and Mike Winkeljohn at Jackson-Wink MMA for his highly anticipated return. While he was initially supposed to return on March 5th, the UFC pushed the bout back...

Feb 18, 2016 1:49 am

Jose Aldo still despises Conor McGregor and has an interesting prediction of his own

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has not had any good things to say about Conor McGregor since losing to him at UFC 194 back in December. While McGregor took just 13-seconds to bring Aldo’s dreams and records to a screeching halt, the Brazilian still does not have any respect for “The Notorious” and told...

Feb 18, 2016 1:12 am

UFC announces Anthony Pettis vs. Edson Barboza for UFC 197

The UFC announced another exciting bout for the UFC 197 card taking place on April 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis will meet Edson Barboza that has “Fight of the Night” written all over it. #UFC197 lands LW scrap between @ShowtimePettis & @EdsonBarbozaJR...

Feb 18, 2016 12:28 am

WATCH! Conor McGregor says he will keep moving up weight classes until all the belts are his

Check out this new interview with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor talking about his training and upcoming fights in the UFC. McGregor has a chance to make history and become the first fighter in UFC history to simultaneously hold two different weight division’s titles. McGregor will test his skills against the UFC lightweight champion Rafael...

Feb 17, 2016 2:41 pm

Nike cuts ties with Manny Pacquiao after homophobic comments

Recently famed boxing prizefighter Manny Pacquiao caught criticism for comments he made in which he stated that homosexuals are worse than animals. The comments lead to Pacquiao’s nemesis Floyd Mayweather speaking out against Pacquiao’s comments and advocating for the LGBT community. Pacquiao has since apologized for the comments however they didn’t sit well with Nike....

Feb 17, 2016 1:21 pm

WATCH! Compilation of stars reacting to Ronda Rousey’s post-UFC 193 suicide comments

Earlier this week on the Ellen Degeneres show former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey revealed that in the moments following her UFC 193 KO loss to Holly Holm, she briefly contemplated suicide. The loss was not only the first of Rousey’s professional career, it came in brutal fashion after Rousey had been absorbing tremendous...