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Mar 5, 2016 10:21 am

Frankie Edgar: Conor McGregor is “scared to fight me”

After Frankie Edgar KO’d Chad Mendes in the TUF 22 finale, Dana White promised him a UFC featherweight title shot. The next night Conor McGregor KO’d Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Immediately following that fight, there was much speculation as to who would get the next featherweight title...

Mar 5, 2016 10:09 am

Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha brawled on TUF 23 set

To date, Claudia Gadelha is the only woman to nearly defeat Joanna Jedrzejczyk inside the Octagon. Jedrzejczyk won the fight via split decision and then went on to defeat Carla Esparza to claim the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. The pair recently filmed TUF 23, where they coached opposite each other. According to UFC President Dana...

Mar 5, 2016 9:50 am

POLL | Who wins tonight? Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz?

Tonight in Las Vegas at UFC 196, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight showdown. The fight has many MMA fans torn regarding who they believe will win. On one hand McGregor’s dominance is impossible to ignore, but there are a lot of ‘firsts’ in this fight. For one, McGregor won’t...

Mar 5, 2016 9:41 am

Dominick Cruz breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz

We are now just hours away from UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight scrap, and Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate. Ahead of the bout, UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz spoke to MMAFighting to break the bout down from...


Mar 5, 2016 9:25 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz walks out of CNBC interview

Ahead of UFC 196, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will square off in a welterweight scrap, the pair joined CNBC to discuss the fight. Talk quickly shifted to money when the interview started, and ultimately lead to Nate Diaz abruptly getting up and walking out before the interview was done while McGregor discussed money...

Mar 5, 2016 9:16 am

Anderson Silva won’t fight in hometown at UFC 198

While many expected Anderson Silva to fight at UFC 198 on May 14th in his hometown of Curitiba Brazil, it appears that ‘The Spider’ won’t. UFC Brazil GM Giovanni Decker explained that there the lack of opponents for Silva on the card, which has resulted in him declining to fight according to Combate. After his...

Mar 5, 2016 9:03 am

Conor McGregor becomes first UFC fighter to earn $1 million disclosed purse

Conor McGregor’s way of trash talking to hype fights has made him one of the most watched fighters. When Conor McGregor fights, fans tune in regardless of whether or not it’s to see him win or lose. According to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, McGregor has become the 1st fighter in UFC history to get a $1...

Mar 5, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz staredown – Dana White cam

MCGREGOR vs DIAZ!!! A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:35pm PST Yesterday at the UFC 196 weigh-ins, things got pretty heated between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz as they came face to face for one final staredown before their scrap tomorrow night. The most interesting part of the staredown...

Mar 5, 2016 8:44 am

Conor McGregor could vacate featherweight championship with UFC 196 win

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor has a tough weight cut when dropping to featherweight. In a recent article we compared McGregor’s size prior to his fight with Jose Aldo to before his UFC 196 fight with Nate Diaz. During the UFC 196 weigh-ins yesterday, McGregor weighed in at 168 pounds, 2 pounds lower than...

Mar 4, 2016 5:31 pm

Nate Diaz goes off on Conor McGregor at UFC 196 weigh-ins

Earlier today at the UFC 196 weigh-ins, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor had their final staredown before their welterweight scrap tomorrow night. After their heated staredown, that saw Diaz make McGregor flinch, Diaz went off on the featherweight champion in his interview. When asked about his gameplan, Diaz responded with: “I’m here to kill or...

Mar 4, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate UFC 196 weigh-in

Nothing but RESPCT. @MieshaTate and @HollyHolm weigh in before their #UFC196 title fight. https://t.co/igMIg0TAlS — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) March 5, 2016 At the UFC 196 weigh-in Friday afternoon, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and title challenger Miesha Tate had their final staredown prior to their co-main event bout tomorrow. As always, both women...

Mar 4, 2016 4:39 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz UFC 196 weigh-in staredown

At the UFC 196 weigh-in on Friday, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their final staredown prior to their welterweight scrap tomorrow night in Las Vegas. As things have always been between the pair, things were heated! See the video above!

Mar 4, 2016 3:58 pm

VIDEO | Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman II staredown

#UFC199: @LukeRockhold vs @ChrisWeidmanUFC 2 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/4BkcL4lOYz — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 While Luke Rockhold may have defeated Chris Weidman in the co-main event of UFC 194 in impressive fashion, Weidman is as confident as ever ahead of their UFC 199 rematch on June 4th. See the pair...

Mar 4, 2016 3:52 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III staredown

#UFC199: @TheDomin8r vs @UrijahFaber 3 | June 4 | Los Angeles #UNSTOPPABLE https://t.co/5ZNek1FNe0 — #UFC196 (@ufc) March 4, 2016 Early Friday afternoon at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference, it was announced that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their highly anticipated trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199 on June 4th. Things...

Mar 4, 2016 3:36 pm

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz & Urijah Faber go at it during press conference

These guys are 🔥🔥!! @TheDomin8r vs. @UrijahFaber at #UFC199 https://t.co/cZ46F3exfc — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 4, 2016 Earlier today it was announced at the ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference that Dominick Cruz and Urijah Faber would have their trilogy fight in the co-main event of UFC 199. Of course things quickly heated up between the pair,...

Mar 4, 2016 3:22 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier staredown from ‘UFC Unstoppable’ press conference

Here we go again!! @dc_mma vs. @JonnyBones at #UFC197 https://t.co/C287V1KwBI — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 4, 2016 Friday afternoon at the UFC’s ‘Unstoppable’ press conference prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, fighters competing in upcoming events took the stage for a press conference followed by staredowns. As can be expected things got heated between Jon...

Mar 4, 2016 2:17 pm

UFC announces Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber III

At the UFC unstoppable press conference on Friday afternoon prior to the UFC 196 weigh-ins, UFC President Dana White revealed that Dominick Cruz will have his rubber match with Urijah Faber in the co-main event of UFC 199. There was much speculation as to who Cruz would defend his bantamweight championship against first after defeating...

Mar 4, 2016 1:21 pm

Will Conor McGregor make over $10 Mill to fight Nate Diaz?

This interview as all interviews for an upcoming fight is to hype it up and sell more PPV and more tickets.  This interview however was painful to watch and honestly didn’t do much to help hype the fight but the link is here if you want to watch. Conor did say he will breeze past the...

Mar 4, 2016 12:11 pm

VIDEO | DMX narrates chilling UFC 196 promo

It’s no secret that Saturday’s UFC 196 event is going to be a special one. With Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz set to square off in the main event of the card, and Holly Holm set to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate in the co-main event, the card is sure to...

Mar 4, 2016 12:08 pm

Conor McGregor’s movement coach Ido Portal responds to Nate Diaz and says he’ll ‘smack some heads around’

UFC veteran Nate Diaz’s “touch butt” comments about his opponent UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s movement training with Ido Portal has likely started a new hashtag trend on social media. Both the Diaz brothers mocked McGregor’s movement training with Portal. On an episode of UFC Embedded, Nick Diaz ridiculed Portal and McGregor’s training with a...

Mar 4, 2016 10:08 am

Fighters react to the Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz scuffle at UFC 196 presser

The press conference for UFC 196 featuring UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, contender Nate Diaz, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and contender Miesha Tate did not disappoint in the build-up to their fights taking place on Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada. Things were heated between McGregor and Diaz through the entire presser and came...

Mar 4, 2016 9:39 am

PHOTO | Rafael dos Anjos shows proof of his broken foot, out for six more weeks

With less than two weeks out from the biggest fight of his career, lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos pulled out of his scheduled bout with featherweight champion Conor McGregor with a foot injury. Dos Anjos updated everyone with his injured foot. He posted two photos to his Instagram account and captioned the first saying, “—>>>Me...

Mar 4, 2016 8:33 am

RDA: ‘Classless’ McGregor should be fined for trying to hurt Diaz’s hand

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos took to Twitter last night to give his take on the Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz press conference scuffle. “RDA” was rather disgusted by the current featherweight champions actions, stating that McGregor acted classless and was attempting to injure his UFC 196 opponent with the strike, his words: Mcgregor...

Mar 4, 2016 8:09 am

4 fighters including Jose Aldo have signed with Reebok

In-spite of all the negative publicity in recent months the Reebok roster keeps getting larger.  Four fighters have just inked deals with the sole clothing sponsor for the UFC.  Jose Aldo, Thomas Almedia, Felipe Arantes and Claudia Gadelha are the four new signees. Jose Aldo is the Featherweight champion and had been trying to workout a...

Mar 4, 2016 7:28 am

‘I hate’ the ‘business side’ of Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate- Dana White

UFC President Dana White joked with UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta should have is promoters license pulled if they didn’t book and immediate rematch between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey. Holm v Tate for UFC 196 was booked anyway. White is not necessarily happy about it. White said Thursday on The Jim Rome Show “I’ll tell you this,...