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Jul 27, 2016 11:12 am

Nate Diaz pissed off with the UFC?

UFC star Nate Diaz has been on a media tour this week visiting various shows ahead of his big rematch with Conor McGregor. Diaz made appearances on the “Conan” show, “SportsNation” and FOX Sports to name a few. After a day with the media on Tuesday, Diaz tweeted Wednesday morning, “@Ufc played me again #trustnobody😡”...

Jul 27, 2016 8:38 am

Carlos Condit eyes title shot with win over Demian Maia

Prior to Carlos Condit’s UFC 195 welterweight title fight with Robbie Lawler, the ‘Natural Born Killer’ revealed that the fight very well could be his last before retiring. After losing a controversial split decision, Condit stated that unless he got an immediate rematch with Lawler, he was on hiatus until further notice. The UFC opted...

Jul 27, 2016 7:30 am

Former boxing champ rips potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight

Earlier this year, talks of a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing match had both the MMA community and boxing community fantasizing about the potential fight. The fight never came to fruition, and ultimately Conor McGregor signed to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th. Ahead of that...


Jul 27, 2016 7:17 am

Jose Aldo eyeing superfight with Dominick Cruz

While Jose Aldo’s next fight will likely be a title unification fight with Conor McGregor after McGregor has his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz in August, the interim featherweight champion appears to be eyeing a fight with bantamweight kingpin Dominick Cruz. Cruz spoke recently in an interview, where he explained that if McGregor is...

Jul 27, 2016 7:02 am

Nate Diaz pre-fight mentality: “I’m probably gonna get knocked out”

After fighting professionally for over a decade, UFC superstar Nate Diaz knows that anything can happen in a fight. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor on August 20th, Diaz made an appearance on The Conan O’Brien Show, where he explained his preflight mentality: “I write it off from the beginning like, ‘I’m...

Jul 27, 2016 2:31 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sends Nate Diaz a daunting message on the Conan show

Nate Diaz was a guest on the “Conan” show on Tuesday night ahead of his main event rematch with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor set for UFC 202 on August 20. McGregor had a special message for Diaz that the show’s production team put together. McGregor was his usual self and threw some insults at...

Jul 26, 2016 7:20 pm

VIDEO | Cristiano Ronaldo meets Conor McGregor

Ahead of Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th in Las Vegas, the featherweight champ was visited by soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in Las Vegas. The pair posted a photo together on Instagram, which then prompted The Mac Life Productions to release the full video of the pair’s meeting. Check it...

Jul 26, 2016 6:24 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz fined for swearing while on the set of SportsNation

Got 'eeeem 😂 A video posted by SportsNation (@sportsnation) on Jul 26, 2016 at 4:06pm PDT UFC veteran Nate Diaz claims that he does not like to swear. However, sometimes Diaz’s mouth takes the spotlight and unleashes all the F bombs you can handle. While some take offense to his use of explicit language, Diaz...

Jul 26, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz talks respect for Conor McGregor, PEDs in MMA, more

With less than a month until UFC 202, where Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor will have their highly anticipated welterweight rematch, the pair have begun their media obligations for the event. During an appearance on SportsNation, Nate Diaz was asked about his feelings towards Conor McGregor, his thoughts on PEDs in MMA, and more!

Jul 26, 2016 11:30 am

Jose Aldo’s coach questions frequency of Conor McGregor’s drug testing

The US Anti Doping agency has been testing UFC fighters for over a year now. Over the course of the first year of testing, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was tied for the most tested athlete. With that being said, Nova Uniao head coach Andre Pederneiras doesn’t think it’s enough. Ahead of Jose Aldo’s potential...

Jul 26, 2016 9:32 am

Jose Aldo unveils gameplan for Conor McGregor

Back at UFC 194, Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo finally stepped in the Octagon to fight for the featherweight championship. While many expected the fight to be the toughest test of McGregor’s career, he dispatched of the longtime champion in just 13 seconds. At UFC 200, Aldo earned himself a rematch with McGregor as he...

Jul 26, 2016 2:24 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz shows true colors in new interview

It seems like Nate Diaz is really comfortable when being interviewed by Andy Nesbitt. Some of Nate’s more classic interviews have been with Nesbitt at the helm asking the questions. Prior to his rematch with Conor McGregor set for UFC 202 on August 20, Diaz sat down with Nesbitt on @TheBuzzer and talked about everything...

Jul 25, 2016 2:14 pm

Conor McGregor gunning to become the highest paid athlete in the world

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor recently linked up with superstar soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo. The two had a classic faceoff in the Octagon while Ronaldo visited McGregor at his gym in Las Vegas where he has been training recently for his rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor posted another photo with Ronaldo and said, “My brother...

Jul 25, 2016 1:41 pm

VIDEO | Fighters make predictions on Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is getting the rematch that has had him “obsessed” over after losing for the first time in the UFC. McGregor is getting a shot to avenge his second-round submission loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on August 20. Fellow fighters were asked about who they think will take the...

Jul 25, 2016 11:09 am

VIDEO | John Kavanagh unsure if Conor McGregor will defend his featherweight belt

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is scheduled for a non-title welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on August 20. With the fight being McGregor’s second fight in a row at 170 pounds, people are questioning if “The Notorious” will ever make it back down to 145 pounds to defend his featherweight title that...

Jul 25, 2016 9:51 am

VIDEO | UFC 201 Countdown: Robbie Lawler vs Tyron Woodley

As UFC 201 approaches this weekend, take a closer look at the main event of the card featuring UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and contender Tyron Woodley. From the video description: “After a decade in the sport, “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler now holds the UFC welterweight title – and is tasked with defending it against powerful...

Jul 24, 2016 11:32 pm

PHOTO | Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo happy to see his ‘bro’ Conor McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been bringing in a fan base from all over the world with his captivating showmanship. Recently, world renown soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo posted a photo with “The Notorious” in the Octagon that will surely bring some attention to McGregor as he prepares for his rematch with Nate Diaz at...

Jul 22, 2016 11:10 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor sparring in Dublin

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been a busy man. Despite celebrating his birthday with teammates and family members, and throwing a party at a club in Vegas, the featherweight champ found time to return to Ireland for some training. McGregor is doing the majority of his training camp for his UFC 202 rematch with...

Jul 22, 2016 10:58 pm

Gilbert Melendez eyeing future fight with fellow veteran Eddie Alvarez

Back at UFC 188, Gilbert Melendez and Eddie Alvarez squared off in the co-main event of the highly anticipated card. Alvarez was looking to bounce back from a lopsided loss to Donald Cerrone, and capture his first UFC win. Melendez on the other hand was looking to return to the win column after a submission...

Jul 22, 2016 11:39 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC on FOX: Chicago’ main event preview

Saturday afternoon in Chicago, Illinois, the UFC will hold it’s 20th event on Fox. In the main event, Holly Holm will square off against Valentina Shevchenko in a pivotal women’s bantamweight matchup. Also on the main card, top ranked lightweights Gilbert Melendez and Edson Barboza will square off in the co-main event. The fight will...

Jul 22, 2016 10:50 am

VIDEO | UFC 202: Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 “At Last” Promo

Here is an interesting promotional take on the rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor. This promotional video was cut to the narration of HBO’s “Mayweather/Pacquiao: At Last” episode. In the edit, McGregor is placed in the spot of Manny Pacquiao and Nate Diaz in for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Although some parts to the narration...

Jul 22, 2016 9:09 am

Holly Holm feeling the pressure ahead of UFC on FOX 20?

Saturday evening in Chicago, Illinois, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm will look to bounce back from her UFC 196 loss to Miesha Tate as she fights Valentina Shevchenko in the main event of the televised card. The fight will be Holm’s first since losing the title back in March, and one she hopes...

Jul 22, 2016 8:28 am

Eddie Alvarez names next ideal opponent

Eddie Alvarez wasn’t the UFC lightweight champion for more than 48 hours when he asked Dana White and the UFC for an “easier fight”. Alvarez’ desired opponent? UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, who is currently slated to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th. Now, ahead of that fight,...

Jul 21, 2016 11:30 am

Jose Aldo contemplates Conor McGregor never returning to featherweight

Since Conor McGregor captured the featherweight championship back in December from Jose Aldo, there has been much speculation as to when, or if, he would return to the featherweight division to defend his belt. Following the win, McGregor quickly signed to fight Rafael dos Anjos in a lightweight title fight at UFC 196. Unfortunately, dos...