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Mar 19, 2015 12:05 am

NSAC Postponse Nick Diaz’s Disciplinary Hearing

The UFC’s Hector Lombard will face the NSAC’s wrath on his own next week, as both Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have requested postponements. UFC tonight, on FOX Sports 1, broke the news during Wednesday night’s broadcast. We previously learned of Anderson Silva’s postponement, but Diaz’s case expected to be heard on the 23rd.

Feb 17, 2015 3:50 pm

Nick Diaz Suspended By NSAC Pending Disciplinary Hearing

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today moved to temporarily suspend Nick Diaz pending a disciplinary hearing for his failed UFC 183 drug test, for Marijuana. The States Attorney General has requested a disciplinary hearing to deal with Diaz’s third failed marijuana test in the state. The Commission approved the all motions unanimously, and will hear...

Jun 4, 2014 9:55 am

PHOTO | BJ Penn Brings In Dominick Cruz In Prep For Edgar Bout

With his return to Mixed Martial Arts action just around the corner, BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn has brought in, former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, to help him prepare for his July 6 bout against Frankie Edgar. ‘Dom’ took to twitter with the following endorsement: Why come to Hilo to vacation, when u can fight...

Mar 14, 2014 4:32 pm

VIDEO | Nick Diaz At Weigh-Ins, Taunts/Blasts Hendricks During Second Weigh-In Attempt

Retired UFC welterweight, Nick Diaz, was on-hand at today’s weigh-ins and had some choice words for tomorrow night’s headliner Johny Hendricks. Hendricks put tomorrow night’s pay-per-view card in jeopardy today when he missed weight by nearly two-pounds. He made good on it though during his second attempt in Dallas. Here’s the video: (Be sure to...


Mar 7, 2014 5:54 am

Woodley: Rory MacDonald & Nick Diaz ‘Are Sharing The Same Bag Of Weed’

In recent news former top contender Rory MacDonald stated that he believed himself deserving of the number one contender spot and first in line to face the winner of Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler for the newly abandoned UFC welterweight title. Hendricks and Lawler are set to face off on March 15 in Dallas, Texas...

Oct 15, 2013 10:40 am

Gilbert Melendez Says Right Fight Would Bring Nick Diaz Out Of Retirement

Retired UFC welterweight fighter, Nick Diaz has been sitting idle since his decision loss to Georges St-Pierre at UFC 158 this past March. The former Strikeforce welterweight champ and on-again-off-again middleweight fighter has said he will never fight again. His team Gracie teammate and UFC lightweight contender, Gilbert Melendez, has taken to the UFC 166...

Jul 18, 2013 5:22 pm

Clearing the Air: Cesar Gracie Tells Us That Nick Diaz was Offered a Fight by the UFC

BJPenn.com wants to clear the air about the news that is currently circulating about the fight offer that Nick Diaz did or did not receive from the UFC. Last night on BJPenn.com Radio Nick Diaz’s trainer and longtime mentor, Cesar Gracie, talked with our boys Pedro Carrasco and George Mathews about Diaz’s future with the...

Oct 24, 2012 4:20 pm

Remembering A Pioneer: Jeff Blatnick Passes At 55 Years Old | UFC NEWS

Remembering Olympic Gold Medalist and MMA Pioneer Jeff Blatnick The MMA world lost an icon today. Jeff Blatnick — former UFC commentator, MMA judge and referee — died earlier today of complications from open-heart surgery, according to multiple sources. He was 55 years old. To many fans, Blatnick will be remembered as a pioneer of...

Aug 27, 2016 7:58 am

Cody Garbrandt rips Dominick Cruz with homosexual remark, deletes Tweet

The rivalry between UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and top ranked UFC bantamweight Cody Garbrandt, has been a very public one. Since Cruz defeated Garbrandt’s mentor and coach, Urijah Faber, at UFC 199, the pair have sent verbal jabs back and forth. Following Garbrandt’s UFC 202 win over Takeya Mizugaki, he called out Cruz in...

Aug 23, 2016 4:37 pm

Joe Rogan’s brilliant matchmaking: Nick Diaz vs. Conor McGregor

Prior to Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ stated that the pair would need a trilogy fight when he won the rematch. McGregor did just that, winning via majority decision this past Saturday in Las Vegas. During his post-fight Octagon interview, McGregor stated that he wants the trilogy fight to...

Aug 23, 2016 11:49 am

Cody Garbrandt opens up on backstage incident with Dominick Cruz

Cody Garbrandt was in the final stages of preparing for his UFC 202 fight with Takeya Mizugaki when he decided to approach Dominick Cruz backstage during fight week to talk some trash. The pair’s rivalry has been a very public one, which reached new heights when Cruz defeated Garbrandt’s training partner and mentor, Urijah Faber,...

Aug 13, 2016 8:51 am

Cody Garbrandt claims he will leave Dominick Cruz eating through a straw!

UFC bantamweight contender Cody Garbrandt is hoping that an impressive victory at next weekend’s UFC 202 event in Las Vegas will earn him a title shot against Dominick Cruz. “He said he’s going to add to my concussion list,” Garbrandt said, referring to a recent Cruz interview with MMAjunkie. “That says to me like he’s...

Aug 8, 2016 10:10 pm

Dominick Cruz verbally destroys Cody Garbrandt

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is fresh off a win over Team Alpha Male boss Urijah Faber, and could be looking to fight Faber’s protege, Cody Garbrandt. Garbrandt, who could potentially earn himself a title shot by defeating Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 202, has continued to call Cruz out in numerous interviews in an attempt...

Aug 6, 2016 12:58 pm

Andre Ward vs. Alexander Brand boxing fight purses are staggeringly eye-opening

Saturday night features a light heavyweight boxing matchup between Andre Ward and Alexander Brand in Oakland, California. Ward, the former WBC, WBA, Ring Magazine and lineal super middleweight champion will take on Brand in what many consider a tune-up fight, as Ward has only fought three times in nearly four years after battling contract disputes....

Aug 6, 2016 2:07 am

Tyron Woodley sends a thundering message to all his haters

Tyron Woodley realized his dreams at UFC 201 by becoming the UFC welterweight champion of the world. Following his knockout win over Robbie Lawler, Woodley called out Nick Diaz who is fresh off an 18-month suspension. “The chosen one” has since gotten some criticism for trying to pick his opponent immediately after winning the belt....

Aug 5, 2016 11:26 am

VIDEO | Nick Diaz tells boxing promoters to buy out his UFC contract

Nick Diaz is fresh off an 18-month suspension after testing positive for marijuana. Now eligible to resume his MMA career, Diaz has stated that he is only willing to compete against big names and do big fights that will equate to big dollars. Recently, Diaz was asked if he would ever fight in the boxing...

Aug 3, 2016 8:57 am

VIDEO | Cris Cyborg sparring hard with male partner

Invicta FC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg has earned the reputation as one of the most feared female strikers in MMA. To add to Cyborg’s lengthy list of MMA and Muay Thai accomplishments, she recently made her UFC debut easier this year, where she TKOd Leslie Smith in just over a minute. While no date has...

Aug 2, 2016 7:18 am

VIDEO | Tyron Woodley fires back at “idiot” Nick Diaz

After winning the UFC welterweight championship, this past Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia by knocking out Robbie Lawler in just minutes, Tyron Woodley was quick to call for a fight with Nick Diaz. Diaz, whose 18 month suspension ended this week, did an interview in which he explained that he’s the one on top, and someone...

Jul 13, 2016 7:48 pm

Dominick Cruz ready for superfight with Conor McGregor or Jose Aldo

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is looking for big fights for himself and doesn’t consider a rematch with TJ Dillashaw a fight that will catch people’s interest. “I don’t care about that m———– at all,” Cruz told ESPN‘s Five Rounds podcast. “I beat that dude three years off the couch. He got me at 75...

Jun 17, 2016 11:25 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz reflects on win over Urijah Faber

Earlier this month, Dominick Cruz had his highly anticipated trilogy fight with Urijah Faber nearly a decade after the pair’s original meeting under the WEC banner. The fight lasted the full 5 rounds as Cruz showed why he is the best bantamweight on the planet by scoring numerous takedowns, and rocking Faber several times throughout...

Jun 9, 2016 9:26 am

Cody Garbrandt blasts Dominick Cruz

This past weekend at UFC 199, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber had their highly anticipated trilogy fight nearly a decade after their first meeting in the WEC banner. Cruz ended up dominating the fight from start to finish, securing numerous takedowns, and even dropping Faber several times. After the fight Faber revealed that while he...

Jun 3, 2016 1:41 am

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber UFC 199 presser faceoff with audio

FABER vs CRUZ!!!! A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jun 2, 2016 at 3:03pm PDT UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber had a lot of back-and-forth banter between one another at Thursday’s UFC 199 press conference. The two were paired up for a faceoff, but the UFC’s video did not capture...

Jun 2, 2016 8:20 pm

VIDEO | Urijah Faber & Dominik Cruz go at it during UFC 199 press conference

On Saturday in the co-main event of UFC 199, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber will have a chance to finally put an end to their rivalry nearly 10 years after the pair’s first meeting under the WEC banner in 2007. With Cruz’s UFC bantamweight championship on the line, and many believing that this could be...

May 17, 2016 9:25 am

VIDEO | Urijah Faber mic’d up for Dominick Cruz vs. TJ Dillashaw

On June 4th, Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber will have their highly anticipated trilogy fight almost exactly 10 years after their rivalry started back in the days of Strikeforce. The pair signed to fight one another in the co-main event of UFC 199 after Cruz returned to the UFC and defeated TJ Dillashaw to reclaim...

May 7, 2016 8:57 am

Carlos Condit allegedly training for potential Nick Diaz rematch

Back in 2012, Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz fought for the interim UFC welterweight championship at UFC 143. Ultimately, Condit was awarded the unanimous decision win, although many believed that Diaz should have won the fight given the fact that he was the aggressor throughout the entire fight. Since then, there has always been talk...