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May 3, 2016 8:24 pm

Nick Diaz wants you to see one of his new “JCVD” kicks

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz has been busy training “ninja shit” with his younger brother Nate and mixed martial arts legend Jean-Claude Van Damme. Diaz, who is eligible to return to the UFC octagon this August, took to Instagram to show off one of his new kicks. #wannaseeoneofmykicks #jcvd #kick #kicks #mma #poolside #poolsidechillin...

May 3, 2016 3:30 pm

Conor McGregor blasts “big lurch” Nate Diaz

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is extremely confident that he will be able to “school” Nate Diaz if the two meet in a rematch later this summer. The brash Irish superstar took to Instagram to post the following photo while taking some serious shots at the “Stockton Slugger”. Working the rear hand uppercut with Roddy...

May 3, 2016 2:30 pm

VIDEO | Thiago Alves is looking to drop down to lightweight

At one point in time, Thiago Alves was regarded as one of the top welterweights in the UFC. With explosive knockout power to go along with elite level Muay Thai technique, Alves went on a 7-fight win streak that saw him finish 5 of those opponents. The win streak earned Alves a crack at Georges...


May 3, 2016 2:18 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor Ashes comeback tribute

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is currently the biggest draw in the UFC and is now without a scheduled fight. McGregor was set to fight Nate Diaz in an immediate non-title welterweight rematch in the main event of UFC 200 but was pulled from the card after refusing to take part in media obligations to...

May 3, 2016 1:50 pm

WSOF books sibling rivalry match as brothers set to fight in the cage

Two brothers are set to fight against each other in the cage at WSOF 32. To make this fight even more intriguing, one of the brothers is a masked self-made crime-fighter based in Seattle. Yes, this is real. Former UFC and Strikeforce fighter Caros Fodor and brother Ben Fodor who also goes by his alter...

May 3, 2016 12:44 pm

Cris Cyborg razzes Ronda Rousey and her boxing on Power 106 radio

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino is still looking for her fight with former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. Fans have been calling for the superfight between the two for a long time, but the demand for the fight dwindled a bit when Rousey lost the belt to Holly Holm back in November. “Cyborg” is still the...

May 3, 2016 9:56 am

VIDEO | Paige VanZant gets a perfect score on Dancing With The Stars

Top ranked UFC women’s strawweight Paige VanZant has been competing on ABC’s ‘Dancing With The Stars’ alongside partner Mark Ballas. The pair performed the Jive Monday night, and earned themselves a perfect score from the judges! So far there has been no word yet on when VanZant will return to the Octagon when her run...

May 3, 2016 9:08 am

Conor McGregor’s coach reveals info on McGregor’s next fight

Since Conor McGregor was pulled from his UFC 200 welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz on July 9th for refusing to fulfill his media obligations, there has been much speculation as to when McGregor will return to the Octagon. UFC President Dana White has stated previously that McGregor’s next fight will be to defend his UFC...

May 3, 2016 8:43 am

VIDEO | Thiago Alves looking to drop down to lightweight

At one point in time, Thiago Alves was regarded as one of the top welterweights in the UFC. With explosive knockout power to go along with elite level Muay Thai technique, Alves went on a 7-fight win streak that saw him finish 5 of those opponents. The win streak earned Alves a crack at Georges...

May 3, 2016 8:12 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier tries Virtual Reality for the first time, freaks out

The concept of Virtual Reality is currently in the process of spreading throughout the world. While VR has gained mainstream attention through YouTube, and has even earned itself an entire South Park episode, the technology is just now becoming available to the general public. In the video above you can see UFC light heavyweight champion...

May 3, 2016 1:24 am

VIDEO | Nick Diaz talks about dream coming true training with childhood idol

UFC veteran Nick Diaz has been into martial arts for a long time. The elder Diaz brother admits that he was a Jean-Claude Van Damme wannabe as a youngster. Recently, The Diaz brothers were seen training and hanging out with the Hollywood martial arts star. Nick spoke with TMZ on getting to train with one...

May 3, 2016 1:00 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor makes time to train with young MMA prospect

Even with being the biggest draw in the UFC, featherweight champion Conor McGregor still made some time to train with a young MMA prospect in Iceland. ⚜Training with Conor Mcgregor 🇨🇮🇮🇸@thenotoriousmma #mjölnirmma#mma #thechamp @mjolnirmma A photo posted by 🇮🇸Mikael Leó Aclipen🇮🇸 (@mikkiaclipen) on Apr 24, 2016 at 2:40pm PDT Mjölnir MMA posted the video of...

May 2, 2016 2:29 pm

Did Nate Diaz just submit Conor McGregor on twitter?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor made a lot of noise on twitter Monday morning. “The Notorious” addressed fans on twitter and had some lofty claims regarding everything from pay-per-view numbers to his opponent Nate Diaz’s skills and how things will go in their now unscheduled rematch. Diaz took to twitter to air out a thought...

May 2, 2016 2:08 pm

Gunnar Nelson thinks teammate Conor McGregor does not want to cut to 145 again

Now that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is no longer fighting Nate Diaz at UFC 200, every fan of “The Notorious” wants to know what will be next. McGregor’s teammate Gunnar Nelson revealed some information about “The Notorious” on Monday’s MMA Hour as his own fight with Albert Tumenov is approaching this weekend at UFC...

May 2, 2016 1:32 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz tribute – I’m Not Surprised

Fans who were anxiously awaiting to see star UFC fighter Nate Diaz take on UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in their immediate non-title welterweight rematch at UFC 200 will have to wait. With the UFC pulling McGregor off the card for his refusal to take part in the media obligations to promote the fight, Nate...

May 2, 2016 11:05 am

VIDEO | Ronda Rousey open workout in Venice Beach

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was seen back in training on the sands of Venice Beach recently. Rousey has taken time off from MMA to film a couple of Hollywood films and has not fought in the Octagon since losing for the first time in her professional career against Holly Holm back in...

May 2, 2016 10:29 am

Conor McGregor claims to have shattered Brock Lesnar’s pay-per-view numbers

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been active on twitter Monday revealing a lot about what is on his mind. “The Notorious” has been all the buzz after being pulled from UFC 200 by the UFC for refusing to take part in media obligations to promote the fight. McGregor replied to fan on twitter that...

May 2, 2016 3:15 am

Dan Hardy on Conor McGregor: ‘He’s bought into that hype himself’

Dan Hardy, former UFC welterweight title challenger and current color commentator and analyst for the UFC knows a thing or two about fight promotion. In just his fifth fight in the UFC, “The Outlaw” fought for the UFC welterweight title against Georges St-Pierre and the veteran spoke about how he sees things happening with the...

May 2, 2016 2:43 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz looking swole after training

The Diaz brothers have mentioned before that they both were big fans of Jean-Claude Van Damme growing up. Nick and Nate have been seen recently with Van Damme and may be getting some “ninja” training with the Hollywood actor that has been helped put martial arts on the big screen. Nick posted a photo with...

May 1, 2016 7:22 am

Photo | Nate Diaz continues to train “ninja shit” with JCVD

Good training with @jcvd today #frankdux #martialarts #ninjashit #100 #represent A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209) on Apr 30, 2016 at 9:36pm PDT Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz has recently been hanging out and training “ninja shit” with Jean-Claude Van Damme. The famous actor and long-time mixed martial arts practitioner, “JCVD”, posted this...

Apr 30, 2016 3:57 pm

VIDEO | Cris Cyborg destroys Gina Carano (Free fight)

At UFC 198, Cris Cyborg will make her long awaited UFC debut when she faces Leslie Smith on May 14th. Cyborg is 15-1-1 over the course of her professional MMA career, and will be riding a 15 fight win streak into the bout, with her last 5 wins coming by way of KO or TKO....

Apr 30, 2016 3:45 pm

PHOTO | Donald Cerrone being Donald Cerrone

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone has earned the reputation as a complete badass, and sometimes has even caused UFC President Dana White headaches when he goes rock climbing or wake-boarding during fight week. Cowboy posted a photo on Instagram of himself in the cockpit of a plane while rocking a Monster helmet. He then went straight from...

Apr 30, 2016 3:36 pm

PHOTO | Nate Diaz hanging out with Jean Claude Van Damme

While Nate Diaz currently doesn’t have an opponent for UFC 200, UFC President Dana White has stated that Diaz will remain on the card. With that being said, Diaz has been enjoying some time with martial arts legend, and movie star Jean Claude Van Damme. Van Damme posted a photo of the pair on Instagram...

Apr 30, 2016 1:43 pm

Luke Rockhold defends AKA training methods despite injuries

Over the last several years, the American Kickboxing Academy has caught quite a bit of criticism for their fighter’s pulling out of fights due to injuries, most specifically Cain Velasquez and Khabib Nurmagomedov. In addition, Daniel Cormier was forced to withdraw from his first UFC fight when he injured his leg prior to his UFC...

Apr 30, 2016 11:08 am

‘Bellator 153: Koreshkov vs. Henderson’ ratings are in

Earlier this month, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson made his Bellator MMA debut at Bellator 153, as he fought Andrey Koreshkov for the welterweight championship. The fight was a rough one for Henderson, who ultimately lost the bout via unanimous decision, getting beaten up pretty badly in the process. There was a silver lining...

Apr 30, 2016 10:45 am

On This Day: Lyoto Machida retires Randy Couture with unbelievable KO

[email protected] sends Randy Couture into retirement, when he knocks him out with a flying front kickpic.twitter.com/mmfCVODGcs — MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) April 30, 2016 On this day in MMA history 5 years ago, Lyoto Machida landed one of the most iconic KO’s of all time at UFC 129 as he finished Randy Couture with an...