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Feb 25, 2016 5:09 pm

Exclusive Video | UFC 196 press conference – Diaz Brothers cam

Wednesday the UFC held the first UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz press conference in anticipation of their welterweight scrap on March 5th. The event was of course a heated one, with both fighters throwing verbal blows at one another. The big moment of the press conference came when Nate Diaz accused Conor McGregor...

Feb 25, 2016 3:52 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz side by side stats comparison

There are many questions going through the mind of MMA enthusiasts leading up to the main event of UFC 196, where Conor McGregor will face Nate Diaz. The main two questions are, how will Conor McGregor handle fighting a taller opponent? And, how will Nate Diaz do on such short notice? Leading up to the...

Feb 25, 2016 3:41 pm

VIDEO | UFC releases UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz promo

In the wake of the UFC announcing that Nate Diaz would be filling in for Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 on March 5th, they have now released a new promo video for the event. The promo video also features footage of Holly Holm and Miesha Tate, who will be squaring off in the co-main...

Feb 25, 2016 3:35 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold predicts Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping fight

On Saturday in London Michael Bisping and Anderson Silva will square off in the main event of ‘UFC Fight Night: London’. The event will air on UFC Fight Pass, and very well could determine who will be the next man to challenge for the middleweight championship after Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping have their rematch...

Feb 25, 2016 3:21 pm

Jon Jones fires back at Chuck Liddell

Chuck Liddell stirred up the UFC light heavyweight division recently when he broke down Jon Jones dominance, as well as how he would have defeated Jones in his prime. The controversial piece from Liddell however, came when he stated that he believed he could still give Jones some trouble in a fight. This prompted Jones...

Feb 25, 2016 2:57 pm

Dana White assures fans Nate Diaz is in shape: ‘He’s been training’

When it was announced that Nate Diaz was stepping in for an injured Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 on March 5th, many fans began questioning how good of shape Diaz would be in given that he took the fight on short notice. While Diaz is undoubtably coming in on short notice, he will not...

Feb 25, 2016 1:09 pm

DADA 5000’s Family releases statement on Joe Rogan’s ‘racist’ comments

In the co-main event of Bellator 149, Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 fought in what many believed to be one of the strangest fights in MMA history. Both men gassed out in the fight extremely quick, forcing referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy to even stand the fighters up at one point when Kimbo had mount. Ultimately,...

Feb 25, 2016 12:29 pm

PHOTO | Nick Diaz taunts Conor McGregor with meme

Yesterday at the UFC 196 press conference, as many expected, things got quite heated between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor. The pair exchanged verbal blows throughout the course of the press conference, with Nate even going as far as to accuse McGregor of being on steroids at one point. After the press conference Nick Diaz...

Feb 25, 2016 10:57 am

REPLAY! Anderson Silva refuses to shake Michael Bisping’s hand after heated staredown

Thursday afternoon in London, Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping had a staredown at Tower Bridge following the ‘UFC London Media Day’. The staredown was an intense one to say the least, with Bisping talking trash throughout nearly the entire thing. At the end when ‘The Count’ tried to shake Silva’s hand, Silva simply eyed him...

Feb 25, 2016 10:42 am

REPLAY! ‘UFC Fight Night: London’ top 5 media day moments

Saturday evening in London Anderson Silva and Michael Bisping will square off in the main event of ‘UFC London’ on UFC Fight Pass. Ahead of the bout there has been tension between the fighters due to the fact that Bisping has repeatedly taken verbal shots at Anderson Silva’s pair of failed drug tests surrounding his...

Feb 25, 2016 10:27 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor rips reporter for asking ‘stupid questions’

Wednesday afternoon in California, the UFC held the UFC 196 press conference at a UFC gym in California following the announcement of Nate Diaz filling in for Rafael dos Anjos in the main event. During the course of the press conference Diaz and McGregor were involved in some pretty heated verbal exchanges that saw McGregor...

Feb 25, 2016 10:01 am

Ronda Rousey: I want to be the one to beat Holly Holm

Holly Holm may be undefeated in MMA, but Ronda Rousey plans on being the first woman to defeat the champ, much like Holm was the first woman to defeat Rousey. While the UFC brass wanted Holm and Rousey to have their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 200, Rousey’s busy film schedule won’t give her enough...

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...