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Aug 19, 2016 8:41 am

VIDEO | ‘Mystic Mac’ returns! Predicts outcome of Nate Diaz rematch

In the aftermath of the UFC 202 press conference altercation, Conor McGregor appeared on ‘Fox Sports Live with Jay & Dan’ to discuss the situation, as well as his thoughts on the rematch on Saturday. McGregor briefly spoke about the altercation, before discussing the pair’s first fight, as well as the rematch on Saturday of...

Aug 19, 2016 8:29 am

Matt Mitrione claims he recently had a horrific accident involving a hammer and his nuts

Former UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione, now fighting under the Bellator MMA promotion is no stranger to freak injuries. In his last controversial fight in the UFC against Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81, Mitrione suffered a gruesome eye injury that was hard to look at. Now, “Meathead” claims that he has injured himself with...

Aug 19, 2016 8:29 am

VIDEO | Helen Maroulis becomes the first U.S. woman to win a wrestling Olympic gold medal

History was made on Thursday as Team USA’s Helen Maroulis became the first U.S. woman to win an Olympic gold medal in wrestling. Maroulis overcame arguably the greatest female wrestler of all time, Japan’s Saori Yoshida in the 53 kilogram (117 pounds) weight class. Saori was the three-time defending Olympic champion and had won 13...

Aug 19, 2016 8:29 am

VIDEO | Boxing’s Canelo Alvarez on Team Nate Diaz, says he is ‘not surprised motherf—ers!’

https://www.facebook.com/FightersMagz/videos/1074190079285384/ Boxing superstar Canelo Alvarez is fully on board with Team Diaz. The Mexican knockout artist who doesn’t speak much English said the infamous “I’m not surprised motherf—ers” quote and claimed Diaz will win at UFC 202. “Best of luck [Diaz], but I know you don’t need any luck because I know you’re going to...

Aug 19, 2016 8:28 am

VIDEO | WWE superstar taunts Conor McGregor ahead of UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor caught some heat earlier this month when he called the WWE roster “pus**s”, saying that he would slap the head off all of them. That didn’t sit too well with members of the WWE roster, who were quick to begin trashing McGregor on social media, and some even going as...

Aug 19, 2016 8:11 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Embedded: Aftermath of press conference chaos

With just 24 hours to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated rematch, the UFC has released the latest episode of UFC Embedded. In episode 5 of the vlog series, cameras follow fighters through their final preparations ahead of their fights, and follow up on the aftermath...

Aug 19, 2016 8:00 am

Conor McGregor rips into Nate & Nick Diaz during Q&A

Following Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 open workout on Thursday, the featherweight champ held a Q&A with those in attendance. Unsurprisingly, the conversation quickly shifted to the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference on Wednesday afternoon, which saw both Conor McGregor and Team Diaz throwing objects at one another from across the room. During the open workout...

Aug 18, 2016 6:53 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor “I’m here to whoop people for truck loads of cash!”

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor showed up almost half an hour late for yesterday’s UFC 202 press conference in Las Vegas. However, after the brash Irish superstar arrived, it took mere minutes for things to get heated between himself and Nate Diaz. “Mystic Mac” issued the following statement “bring the clinch, bring the jiu jitsu,...

Aug 18, 2016 6:26 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor goes off on Team Diaz fans, walks out of open workouts

VIDEO: Conor McGregor drops the mic after ripping Diaz fans at #ufc202 workouts (@ekc)https://t.co/7c9FRxFOmA — MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) August 19, 2016 With less than 48 hours to go until Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz square off in their highly anticipated welterweight rematch in the main event of UFC 202, the tension between the two camps is...

Aug 18, 2016 6:11 pm

Report: Erectile dysfunction pill the reason for Jon Jones’ positive test

The MMA community was taken for a wild ride when Jon Jones was pulled from the UFC 200 main event for an Anti-Doping Policy violation. While Jones and his team have been adamant that the former UFC light heavyweight champion “would never cheat,” both he and Dana White have recently said that they have found...

Aug 18, 2016 4:53 pm

VIDEO | McGregor & Diaz could face suspensions & fines, in addition to lawsuit

In the aftermath of yesterday’s UFC 202 pre-fight press conference altercation that saw Team Diaz and Conor McGregor throwing objects at each other from across the room, NSAC chairman Anthony Marnell stated that the issue would likely be discussed at an upcoming hearing. Now, UFC President Dana White has revealed that both men will likely...

Aug 18, 2016 4:42 pm

VIDEO | Pros predict winner of UFC 202 main event Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

UFC 202 takes place this Saturday in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor, who will meet in a non-title welterweight rematch. Diaz was able to submit McGregor in their first meeting at UFC 196 back in March. While McGregor has been “obsessed” with getting his revenge on Diaz,...

Aug 18, 2016 3:46 pm

NSAC stops Nick Diaz from cornering Nate Diaz at UFC 202

When Nate Diaz steps into the Octagon to square off against Conor McGregor Saturday night in the main event of UFC 202, he will once again not have his brother Nick in his corner. While Nick has been unable to corner his brother in his last 2 fights given that he was serving a suspension...

Aug 18, 2016 12:31 pm

PHOTO | Nate Diaz “ready for war” on Saturday

With just over 48 hours until Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz square off in their highly anticipated welterweight rematch in the main event of UFC 202, Nate Diaz is “ready for war”. Diaz’ trainer, Jose Garcia, posted a photo to Instagram of Diaz looking absolutely ripped once again ahead of his showdown on Saturday. Check...

Aug 18, 2016 11:17 am

Members of team Nate Diaz and Team Conor McGregor banned from UFC 202 weigh-ins

There was a war between Team Nate Diaz and Team Conor McGregor at the UFC 202 press conference on Wednesday. Everything from coffee to rolls of tape were thrown at the opposing sides, which caused the press conference to be shut down early. To do their best to prevent a melee from breaking out during...

Aug 18, 2016 10:00 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sparring with Dillon Danis

With just a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will look to avenge his UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ is making his final preparations for the fight. In the video above, McGregor can be seen sparring with Jiu-Jitsu ace Dillon Danis as part of his preparation for the...

Aug 18, 2016 9:58 am

Nate Diaz talks about the stark change in the public’s perception of him

Nate Diaz has grown immensely popular after beating Conor McGregor at UFC 196 back in March. The win in the biggest fight of his career has set him up with a lot of media appearances and the public has gotten to see a bit more of Nate’s character outside of the Octagon. “All I’ve gotten...

Aug 18, 2016 9:48 am

UFC bantamweight flagged by USADA for potential anti-doping violation

The string of failed drug tests continues! Fresh off of his UFC 201 unanimous decision loss to Erik Perez, Francisco Rivera has been notified of a potential USADA anti-doping violation stemming from an out-of-competition drug test on July 23rd, a week prior to his UFC 201 scrap. Rivera spoke about the situation to MMAFighting, blaming the failed...

Aug 18, 2016 9:39 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz’s coach: Conor McGregor “acted like a little kid”

The UFC 202 press conference was undoubtably a controversial one. After Conor McGregor arrived nearly 30 minutes late, Nate Diaz promptly proceeded to leave the stage and walk out of the press conference. As he was doing so, he and his team began insulting McGregor, which resulted in both sides throwing objects at each other...

Aug 18, 2016 9:13 am

VIDEO | Gilbert Melendez shares insight into UFC 202 press conference incident

Wednesday afternoon in Las Vegas, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor briefly appeared on stage at the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference. McGregor, who was nearly 30 minutes late to the event, joined Diaz on stage for just moments before Diaz got up and walked out of the event. He was joined by his entire team...

Aug 18, 2016 9:04 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Embedded: Press conference chaos

During the course of fight week leading up to a pay-per view event, the UFC releases a series of ‘UFC Embedded Vlogs’ to give fans a behind the scenes look at the fighters as they make their final preparations before stepping into the Octagon. During the filming of the 4th episode of UFC 202 Embedded,...

Aug 18, 2016 8:44 am

Dana White no-shows major radio appearance following UFC 202 altercation

By now fight fans are aware of the altercation that occurred Wednesday afternoon during the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference between Conor McGregor and Team Diaz. The altercation saw objects thrown across the room while UFC President Dana White, UFC exec Dave Sholler, and a security team attempted to regain control of the situation. Thursday...

Aug 18, 2016 8:32 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor explains his side of press conference altercation

In the aftermath of the UFC 202 press conference altercation, which took place earlier in the day, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz both appeared on UFC Tonight to discuss the situation. The press conference was quickly cut short when UFC exec Dave Sholler restrained McGregor, and a security team escorted Team Diaz out of the...

Aug 18, 2016 8:26 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz explains press conference incident, discusses fight

While Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz aren’t scheduled to fight until Saturday evening in the main event of UFC 202, the pair decided to start the action early! By now, the MMA community is aware of the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference altercation between the pair that resulted in objects being thrown from across the...

Aug 18, 2016 8:13 am

Nate Diaz explains why he walked out of UFC 202 pre-fight press conference

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, things went from bad to worse when UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor arrived. While many were glad to see McGregor show up to the press conference, even if he was nearly 30 minutes late, UFC superstar Nate Diaz wasn’t too happy with McGregor being on his own...