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Sep 8, 2016 1:08 pm

VIDEO | The raging brawl between the Diaz brothers and Khabib Nurmagomedov

The Diaz brothers are known for their fighting spirit both inside and outside of the Octagon. Let’s take a look back at the 2015 World Series of Fighting event where a crazy altercation broke out in the pit between UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov and Nick and Nate Diaz. A crazy melee then spilled out...

Sep 7, 2016 6:16 am

NSAC releases McGregor and Diaz drug tests results from UFC 202

“Everybody’s on steroids.” Those were the accusatory words infamously uttered by Nate Diaz in the buildup to his UFC 196 submission win over Conor McGregor. As it turns out, however, Diaz’s claim is not accurate. While steroid abuse is certainly a real problem in MMA, neither he nor McGregor are using them. So no, not...

Sep 3, 2016 10:02 am

Rafael dos Anjos rips McGregor vs. Diaz II fight: “I just saw 2 sloppy guys”

Last month, fight fans tuned in for the highly anticipated rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. McGregor was stepping into the Octagon in hopes of avenging his March 5th loss to Diaz in the main event of UFC 196. In the pair’s first fight, Diaz stepped in on just 2 weeks notice for Rafael...


Aug 31, 2016 9:30 pm

PHOTO | Diaz Brothers backstage with rapper Wiz Khalifa

Nick and Nate Diaz are becoming somewhat of pop culture celebrities! On the heels of Nate Diaz’s historic UFC 202 fight with Conor McGregor, the brothers were photographed alongside rap icon Snoop Dogg. Now, the brothers can be seen in the photo below alongside none other than famed rapper Wiz Khalifa. Check out the photo...

Aug 29, 2016 5:44 pm

PHOTOS | The Diaz Brothers kick it with Snoop Dogg

The Diaz brothers, Nick and Nate, were apparently chilling with “The King of the West Coast” Snoop Dogg recently. Nick posted the following photo on Instagram thanking his little brother Nate for taking him to see the rap icon: Thanks @natediaz209 for taking me to see @snoopdogg 💯#💪🏽 A photo posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on...

Aug 29, 2016 2:55 pm

Dos Anjos on McGregor vs. Diaz 2: I Just Saw Two Sloppy Guys

On Monday afternoon, Ariel Helwani returned to our screens with the latest episode of The MMA Hour. One of this episode’s many big-name guests was former UFC lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos, who offered up his thoughts on the recent blockbuster rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. While pretty much the whole world seemed...

Aug 27, 2016 1:48 pm

VIDEO | Dana White “Diaz vs. McGregor 3 just makes no sense”

UFC President Dana White was a recent guest on ESPN’s Sports Center where he discussed what is next for UFC 202 headliners Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor. “Well here is the thing. Everybody has to remember that that fight was put together because Conor McGregor’s opponent fell out (at UFC 196). So Nate Diaz stepped...

Aug 27, 2016 8:10 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen calls for Conor McGregor vs. Nick Diaz

Earlier this month, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor defeated Nate Diaz via majority decision in the main event of UFC 202 to avenge his UFC 196 submission loss. On the heels of the fight, McGregor has several options in regards to his next fight. While UFC President Dana White has stated that he would like...

Aug 26, 2016 3:27 am

John Kavanagh reflects on the role leg kicks played in McGregor vs. Diaz

Going into UFC 202, where Conor McGregor hoped to avenge his UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ and SBG Ireland head coach John Kavanagh did something they had never done before. They came up with a gameplan for Diaz. In addition to coming up with a gameplan, McGregor brought in several lanky...

Aug 26, 2016 3:14 am

Dana White: Rousey’s return will be bigger than McGregor vs. Diaz

This week, the UFC released the PPV ratings for UFC 202, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their highly anticipated welterweight rematch. The PPV ranked as the 3rd biggest PPV event in UFC history, behind UFC 100, and UFC 196, where McGregor and Diaz had their initial meeting inside the Octagon. Despite the fact...

Aug 25, 2016 5:35 pm

John Kavanagh’s prediction for McGregor-Diaz trilogy fight

Going into Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz, McGregor predicted that he would finish Diaz in the 4th round of their welterweight scrap. McGregor was unable to finish Diaz, however he dropped the Stockton fighter several times early on in the fight. Immediately following the fight, McGregor stated that he would do a...

Aug 25, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Never before seen post-fight footage from McGregor vs. Diaz II

It has now been nearly a week since Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 majority decision win over Nate Diaz. The fight, which many considered one of the greatest of all time, brought in countless high-profile celebrities including Kanye West, Mike Tyson, and Dwight Howard to name just a few. Post-fight McGregor and Diaz showed nothing but...

Aug 23, 2016 4:37 pm

Joe Rogan’s brilliant matchmaking: Nick Diaz vs. Conor McGregor

Prior to Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ stated that the pair would need a trilogy fight when he won the rematch. McGregor did just that, winning via majority decision this past Saturday in Las Vegas. During his post-fight Octagon interview, McGregor stated that he wants the trilogy fight to...

Aug 21, 2016 3:31 pm

VIDEO | Dana White shuts down Diaz vs. McGregor 3

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor earned a majority decision victory over bitter rival Nate Diaz at last night’s UFC 202 event in Las Vegas. Following their epic main event fight, “Mystic Mac” issued a challenge to Diaz asking for a rubber match at 155-pounds. When Diaz took to the microphone he stated that the only...

Aug 21, 2016 1:42 pm

UFC 202 Fighter Salaries: McGregor and Diaz take home over 80% of total payout

UFC 202 took place last night in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event was headlined by a welterweight bout featuring current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor taking on perennial lightweight contender Nate Diaz for a second time. McGregor was able to avenge his first loss to Diaz by earning a majority decision victory over “The Stockton...

Aug 21, 2016 12:19 pm

Eddie Alvarez was not impressed by Diaz vs. McGregor 2

UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez was not impressed by the performances of Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor in last night’s UFC 202 headliner in Las Vegas. The current UFC 155-pound strap holder took to social media where he issued a warning to both Diaz and McGregor, check it out: Better keep that weak shit away...

Aug 20, 2016 8:44 am

VIDEO | Dana White’s perspective of McGregor vs. Diaz 2 staredown

DIAZ vs MCGREGOR!!! A video posted by Dana White (@danawhite) on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:05pm PDT Friday afternoon in Las Vegas, the UFC held the official UFC 202 weigh-ins. The event went as smooth as could be, until the main event staredown between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz that is. When both men met...

Aug 19, 2016 5:52 pm

VIDEO | NSFW – Nick Diaz and crew kicked out of UFC 202 weigh-ins

It was already made known that members from Team Diaz and Team McGregor that were involved in the Wednesday UFC 202 press conference incident were not going to be allowed at the weigh-ins on Friday. Despite knowing the information, Nick Diaz and some crew from Team Diaz attempted to get in the weigh-ins on Friday...

Aug 19, 2016 4:44 pm

Conor McGregor rips Team Diaz in weigh-in interview

During the UFC 202 weigh-in Friday afternoon, things were understandably tense between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, despite the fact that the UFC banned both men’s teams from the event. After a heated staredown between the two, UFC commentator Joe Rogan spoke with both men on stage. McGregor took the opportunity to deliver a heated...

Aug 19, 2016 10:36 am

Donald Cerrone squashes beef with Diaz Brothers

Donald Cerrone and the Diaz Brothers certainly have one of the longest standing rivalries in all of MMA. Back at UFC 141, Nate Diaz picked up a unanimous decision win over Cerrone. While most rivalries end after fighters settle their differences inside the Octagon, Cerrone and Diaz continued their beef over the course of the...

Aug 19, 2016 9:15 am

VIDEO | Artem Lobov roasts Team Diaz for “fake” behavior at press conference

While UFC 202 will play host to the highly anticipated Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz rematch, the card will also pit Team McGregor’s Artem Lobov against Team Diaz’ Chris Avila. Lobov, who made it to the finale of TUF 22 before coming up short against Ryan Hall, will certainly be the more experienced man in...

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 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 2:03 am

VIDEO | Footage shot from the crowd stuck in the crossfire of Team Diaz and Team McGregor

[ooyala code=”NmcmxlNTE6GX8AwAZu8ucfLcl4agBIqF” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”1280″] The UFC 202 press conference was cut short on Wednesday in Las Vegas, Nevada. A war broke out after Nate Diaz got up from the press conference table and he and McGregor exchanged words. Then, things got physical as objects were thrown from the opposing sides. @adamhilllvrj was in...