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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,...

Mar 4, 2016 7:26 am

Photo | Did Conor McGregor’s punch injure Nate Diaz’s hand?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and lightweight contender Nate Diaz came face to face at yesterday’s UFC 196 press conference in Las Vegas. The event headliners were asked to square off and Nate proceeded to shove his fist inches from McGregor’s face. Conor eventually had enough of Nate’s antics and decided to punch Diaz’s hand...

Mar 4, 2016 12:27 am

VIDEO | Is the UFC foreshadowing that Daniel Cormier will lose the belt to Jon Jones?

Check out this video that was posted to former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones’ Instagram account recently. Jones is seen doing a promotional shoot supposedly fot the UFC with the championship belt. The only issue is, Jon Jones is not the current champion. The current UFC light heavyweight champion of the world is Daniel...

Mar 3, 2016 3:55 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Spinning Back Kick Drills with Holly Holm, BJ Penn and Jon Jones

It’s no secret that the Jackson-Wink MMA team has some of the most elite fighters on the planet. Ahead of Holly Holm’s UFC 196 title defense against Miesha Tate on Saturday, several members of the Jackson-Wink team took time to work on spinning back kicks. As we’ve seen in numerous fights, spinning back kicks are...

Mar 3, 2016 3:36 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Nate Diaz expands on steroid accusations

After the UFC announced Nate Diaz would fight Conor McGregor at UFC 196 last month, they held a press conference in California. During the press conference Nate Diaz accused Conor McGregor as well as the rest of the UFC roster of using steroids. The comments caught many off guard, especially McGregor. During fight week, Diaz...

Mar 3, 2016 3:28 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Holly Holm brings young fan onstage at UFC 196 open workouts

Prior to Holly Holm’s UFC 193 bout with Ronda Rousey, she brought a fan onstage for a workout. Now, ahead of her UFC 196 title defense against Miesha Tate, Holm brought a young fan onstage for a quick dance lesson. You can see the video above courtesy of BJPenn.com’s very own LayzieTheSavage

Mar 3, 2016 3:15 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Conor McGregor fan has words for Nate Diaz

The Irish MMA fan’s loyalty to Conor McGregor is well documented. From the ‘ole’ chants at weigh-ins whenever McGregor fights, to the Irish flags being waved while McGregor walks to the Octagon, McGregor has many loyal Irish fans. At the UFC 196 open workouts yesterday, one Conor McGregor fan had quite a few choice words...

Mar 3, 2016 2:16 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz get into scuffle at UFC 196 press conference

Just two days to go!! @TheNotoriousMMA vs. @NateDiaz209 at #UFC196 https://t.co/aLBcuE5YVd — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 3, 2016 At the UFC 196 press conference on Thursday Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz exchanged verbal jabs for nearly 45 minutes. At the conclusion of the press conference the pair came face to face for a staredown, which...

Mar 3, 2016 2:03 pm

Dana White open to Conor McGregor vs. Robbie Lawler

Conor McGregor stated recently that he locked into a fight at UFC 200, however an opponent has not been chosen. Leading up to UFC 200, there’s much speculation as to who Conor McGregor will face at UFC 200. With his UFC 196 fight against Nate Diaz being a welterweight scrap, there’s many wondering if McGregor...

Mar 3, 2016 1:46 pm

Conor McGregor: “There’s many scared p–sies in the fight game”

At the UFC 196 press conference on Thursday, the trash talk began very early in the event. Conor McGregor was asked what made him so special in comparison to other combat sports athletes and UFC fighters. McGregor responded with: “There’s a lot of people that play it safe in the game. Although there’s many scared...

Mar 3, 2016 12:54 pm

Jon Jones putting on feel-good campaign to raise money for The Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Former UFC light heavyweight champion and #1 ranked pound for pound fighter Jon Jones is using his star power to help out a great cause. “Bones” has teamed up with the celebrity apparel platform, Represent.com to release a Limited Edition “The King Has Returned” shirt to raise money for The Pediatric Cancer Foundation. The exclusive...