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Jul 15, 2016 10:40 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor takes out piñata for birthday celebration

Yesterday, UFC featherweight kingpin Conor McGregor celebrated his birthday. At just 28 years old, the featherweight champion is widely regarded as the biggest superstar in the UFC. While McGregor is in the midst of his training camp for his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz, he decided to have some fun with a piñata for...


Jul 14, 2016 10:20 am

Conor McGregor & Holly Holm win big at ESPY Awards

Wednesday night, ESPN held their annual ‘ESPY Awards’ show. Up for nomination from the UFC were UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm, and UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. McGregor took home the award for ‘Best Fighter’, beating out Robbie Lawler, Gennady Golovkin, Canelo Alvarez, and Roman Gonzalez. Unfortunately for...

Jul 14, 2016 10:12 am

Coach surprises Conor McGregor with some presents from the past for his birthday

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is no stranger to world titles. Prior to winning the UFC interim featherweight and UFC featherweight titles, McGregor was a two weight Cage Warrior world champion. “The Notorious” has claimed that he will do the same thing in the UFC and will be the first fighter in the history of...

Jul 13, 2016 7:48 pm

Dominick Cruz ready for superfight with Conor McGregor or Jose Aldo

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is looking for big fights for himself and doesn’t consider a rematch with TJ Dillashaw a fight that will catch people’s interest. “I don’t care about that m———– at all,” Cruz told ESPN‘s Five Rounds podcast. “I beat that dude three years off the couch. He got me at 75...

Jul 13, 2016 1:41 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor celebrates birthday early during UFC 200 festivities

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor turns 28-years-old on Thursday. However, that didn’t stop the cake and celebration from being handed over to him during the UFC 200 festivities in Las Vegas, Nevada over the weekend. If you’re wondering if “The Notorious” indulged in cake and drinks for his celebration, McGregor previously said that he has...

Jul 13, 2016 11:04 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor’s exclusive training and BTS commercial photo shoot footage

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is gearing up to rebound from his first loss in the UFC in the rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202. The non-title welterweight rematch is McGregor’s chance to even out the score with Diaz, who submitted “The Notorious” in their first meeting in the Octagon at UFC 196 back...

Jul 13, 2016 2:55 am

VIDEO | Anderson Silva fought Daniel Cormier for $6 million at UFC 200?

Former middleweight champion Anderson Silva stepped in on two days notice to help save a huge fight from being cut from UFC 200 and took one of the toughest tasks of his career, going up against UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. Silva said he took the fight to challenge himself and took the challenge...

Jul 11, 2016 12:44 pm

Nate Diaz: ‘Oh you accidentally took an Advil that had steroids in it?’

UFC superstar Nate Diaz is very vocal about PED use in mixed martial arts. With the news of Jon Jones being flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for a potential Anti-Doping violation, the issue of steroids was brought up with Diaz in a recent interview on “The Buzzer.” “No one ever says what people get...

Jul 11, 2016 11:26 am

Frankie Edgar addresses his UFC 200 loss to Jose Aldo

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar suffered a unanimous decision loss to Jose Aldo at UFC 200 over the weekend in a fight that crowned Aldo with the UFC interim featherweight title. Edgar, who was coming off a hot five-fight win streak suffered his last loss to Aldo back in 2013. Edgar was confident going...

Jul 11, 2016 1:10 am

Conor McGregor’s short statement on the sale of the UFC

Late Sunday, the big news of the sale of the UFC was released. UFC President Dana White acknowledged the sale to ESPN and said, “Sport is going to the next level.” UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor who recently commented on the sale of the UFC at the UFC 202 press conference reacted to the news...

Jul 10, 2016 3:01 pm

Photo | Nate Diaz: Don’t get it twisted I am a lightweight

UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz was not very happy to see a poster which advertised him as being a welterweight fighter. Nate posted the following photo on his Instagram stating that he is actually a lightweight. Welterweight? I been a lightweight the whole time all the sudden? #dontgetittwisted 👊🏽🖕🏼 A photo posted by natediaz209 (@natediaz209)...

Jul 10, 2016 12:01 pm

VIDEO | UFC 202 Diaz vs. McGregor 2 trailer

During last night’s historic UFC 200 event in Las Vegas, the promotion released a trailer for the highly anticipated rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor which will headline August’s UFC 202 event in Sin City. Nate Diaz submitted the featherweight champion in the second-round of their first meeting at UFC 196 this past March....

Jul 10, 2016 10:52 am

VIDEO | Jose Aldo’s UFC 200 octagon interview

Jose Aldo became with UFC’s interim featherweight champion at last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas by defeating Frankie Edgar via unanimous decision on the evenings main card. In his post fight interview with Joe Rogan, Aldo dedicated the victory to his long time coach and sent a message to current featherweight title holder...

Jul 9, 2016 11:37 pm

Dana White says Bisping vs. Henderson 2 is definitely next

Newly crowned UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping will defend his title for the first time in a rematch against Dan Henderson according to UFC president Dana White. White broke the news on FS1 following last night’s UFC 200 event in Las Vegas. The UFC president added that the organization was targeting Machester for the events...

Jul 9, 2016 10:42 pm

VIDEO | Jose Aldo reacts to Conor McGregor intensely watching Frankie Edgar fight

On the main card of UFC 200, Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar squared off in a highly anticipated rematch for the interim featherweight championship, with the winner getting a crack at Conor McGregor. Aldo got the better of Edgar, winning the fight via unanimous decision, and earning himself a rematch with Conor McGregor. After the...

Jul 9, 2016 9:37 am

Claudia Gadelha on Joanna Jedrzejczyk rivalry: “It’s not done”

Friday night in the main event of the TUF 23 Finale, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha had their highly anticipated rematch, this time for the UFC women’s strawweight championship. Jedrzejczyk was able to weather the early storm from Gadelha, and ultimately win via unanimous decision, retaining her strawweight championship in the process. Following the bout,...

Jul 9, 2016 9:08 am

VIDEO | Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha share a moment post-fight

Friday night in the main event of the TUF 23 Finale, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha had their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC women’s strawweight title. The fight was a classic, with Gadelha coming out strong in the first and putting the pressure on Jedrzejczyk. As the fight went on, the challenger appeared to...

Jul 8, 2016 11:09 pm

VIDEO | Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Claudia Gadelha (highlights)

Friday evening in Las Vegas, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Claudia Gadelha had their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC women’s strawweight championship. Gadelha came out strong in the first, putting the pressure on Jedrzejczyk through the first two rounds. In the end however, the champ poured it on, ultimately winning a unanimous decision and retaining her...

Jul 8, 2016 10:19 pm

TUF 23 Finale Results: Joanna Jedrzejczyk defeats Claudia Gadelha

The main event of the TUF 23 Finale featured a rematch between strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk (12-0 MMA) and top contender Claudia Gadelha (13-2 MMA). Round one begins and Claudia lands an early left that drops Jedrzejczyk. Joanna gets back to her feet but Claudia shoots in and lands a takedown. Gadelha is working from...

Jul 8, 2016 12:38 pm

Report: Injury derails UFC 201 title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Wilson Reis

Injuries continue to haunt the UFC. The latest is the UFC flyweight championship bout that was scheduled for UFC 201 between champion Demetrious Johnson and contender Wilson Reis, according to a report from Combate. MMA journalist Ariel Helwani also confirmed through sources that Johnson suffered an injury and was forced to pull out of the...

Jul 8, 2016 10:19 am

Anderson Silva weighs in well under light heavyweight limit at UFC 200 weigh-in

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is set to fight UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier on two days notice at UFC 200. Silva, who is a massive underdog against Cormier reached out to the UFC shortly after Cormier’s original opponent Jon Jones was pulled from the fight after being flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping...

Jul 7, 2016 7:43 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz staredown from Dana White’s angle

Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz tickets on-sale July 15!!! #UFC202 A video posted by Dana White (@danawhiteufc) on Jul 7, 2016 at 12:52pm PDT Dana White was right there in between UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz when they had their staredown at the end of the UFC 202 press conference on Thursday....