2105 Search Results for Nate Diaz

May 2, 2016 9:29 am

Conor McGregor: Diaz is full of excuses

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was busy on Twitter this morning. The brash Irsh superstar has proclaimed he will “school” Nate Diaz in their rematch later this year. “Mystic Mac” also accused the “Stockton Slugger” of being full of excuses for how the first 8 minutes of their fight at UFC 196 played out. His...

May 2, 2016 9:19 am

Conor McGregor: On the floor Nate was swept and controlled

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor suffered his first career octagon defeat to Nate Diaz in the headlining bout of UFC 196 this past March in Las Vegas. “Mystic Mac” was submitted via rear-naked choke in the second round of his fight with the Stockton native. However, Conor feels that he was actually doing very well...

Apr 24, 2016 3:45 pm

Photo | Jon Jones kicks it with the Diaz Brothers

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was kicking it with Nick and Nate Diaz earlier this week. Israel Martinez posted the following photo on Twitter Friday evening showcasing the three UFC superstars. Check it out: @JonnyBones kicking it with @nickdiaz209 @NateDiaz209 @ufc #197 pic.twitter.com/EXeAcfo1vz — Israel Martinez (@IzzyStyle) April 22, 2016 Jon Jones headlined...

Mar 31, 2016 10:19 am

Exclusive | Diaz’s coach on rematch: “Now it is Nathan’s turn to call the shots”

Yesterday evening the UFC announced that a welterweight rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will headline July’s blockbuster UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. Nate Diaz’s boxing coach Richard Perez recently spoke with BJPENN.com and gave us his take on the new booking and how the power of “calling shots” has shifted in the...

Mar 15, 2016 9:28 am

VIDEO | Diaz brothers fight with sais in living room

While it’s no secret that Nick Diaz has some serious skills with nunchucks, it may surprise some to know that the Diaz brothers also have some serious skills with another martial arts weapon, the sai. In the wake of Nate Diaz’ UFC 196 submission win over Conor McGregor earlier this month, check out this throwback...

Mar 13, 2016 7:55 pm

Coach Kavanagh: Conor gassed from trying to take Nate’s head off with every left hand

The coach of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, John Kavanagh, was a recent guest on Ariel Helwani’s popular show “The MMA Hour“. Coach Kavanagh discussed McGregor’s UFC 196 submission loss to Nate Diaz and gave his take on what went wrong for the Irish superstar. John admitted that Nate Diaz was more efficient with his...

Mar 10, 2016 9:57 pm

Diaz Brothers to Conor McGregor: “Weed beats speed”

At UFC 194 Conor McGregor shocked the world and silenced critics everywhere as he knocked Jose Aldo out in just 13 seconds to unify the interim UFC featherweight championship and the UFC featherweight championship. Following the bout, during his post-fight Octagon interview, McGregor proclaimed to the masses “Precision beats power, and timing beats speed.” The...

Mar 10, 2016 3:59 pm

VIDEO | Diaz Brothers share hilarious video mocking Conor McGregor

Video by Joel Sanderson While there was only 2 weeks for Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz to talk trash in order to hype up their UFC 196 welterweight scrap, the pair delivered. Over the course of two press conferences and countless interviews, the pair took numerous verbal jabs at one another until they met in...

Mar 10, 2016 11:21 am

Michael Bisping wants a title shot but Nick Diaz will do

Michael Bisping’s Manager said that Bisping is intrested in fighting Nick Diaz but would prefer a title shot. Nick went to Instagram after Bisping beat Anderson Silvia even after being Knocked down. It looked to some that Bisping was Knocked out at the end of the third round after getting hit by a Silvia flying...

Mar 8, 2016 11:21 pm

Video | “Mystic J-Lau” predicted Holm to beat Rousey and Diaz to beat McGregor

It turns out that UFC lightweight veteran Joe Lauzon is really good at predicting upsets in the UFC. “J-Lau” first predicted that Holly Holm would shock the world and defeat Ronda Rousey back at UFC 193. Then, this past weekend, Lauzon predicted that Nate Diaz would upset the heavily-favored Conor McGregor in the UFC 196...

Mar 8, 2016 5:34 am

Video | Royce Gracie and Randy Couture react to Nate’s win over McGregor

Royce Gracie and Randy Couture react to Nate Diaz beating McGregor pic.twitter.com/PzbzLnfDWj — caposa (@GrabakaHitman) March 7, 2016 Watch as mixed martial arts legends Royce Gracie and Randy Couture give their live reactions to Nate Diaz’s submission victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 196. Do you think their reactions would have been similar had McGregor...

Mar 5, 2016 11:33 pm

UFC 196 Bonus Report: Diaz vs. McGregor gets ‘FOTN’

UFC 196 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out three “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 196’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Nate Diaz earned $50,000 for his second-round...

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 2, 2016 3:37 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | The Diaz Bros warming up at the UFC 196 Open Workouts

Ahead of UFC 196 on March 5th, where Conor McGregor will fight Nate Diaz in a highly anticipated welterweight scrap, and Holly Holm will look to defend her UFC women’s bantamweight championship against Miesha Tate, the UFC held ‘open workouts’. Above you can see the Diaz brothers warming up and showcasing a bit of what...

Mar 2, 2016 10:54 am

Video | Nick Diaz Slow-Mo Round House in MGM Lobby

Are you excited to see Nick Diaz back in action in the Octagon? The elder Diaz brother will be eligible to fight on August of this year after a Nevada Athletic Commission reduced his initial suspension from MMA for testing positive for marijuana after his bout with Anderson Silva at UFC 183. Check out the...