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Mar 26, 2016 10:06 pm

VIDEO | Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier (Full fight)

With UFC 197 rapidly approaching, where Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier will have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC light heavyweight championship, the UFC has released the footage of the pair’s first fight. Jones was given the unanimous decision win in the pair’s first fight back at UFC 182 after defeating Cormier in impressive...

Mar 26, 2016 2:09 pm

VIDEO | Miesha Tate opens up on life as UFC champion

Earlier this month at UFC 196, Miesha Tate shocked the world as she mounted an impressive comeback in the 5th round of her co-main event scrap with Holly Holm to win the UFC women’s bantamweight championship. While Holly Holm has been campaigning for a rematch with Tate at UFC 200, so far the UFC has...

Mar 26, 2016 1:59 pm

Frankie Edgar’s manager blasts Conor McGregor and the UFC in social media rant

While there has been no official confirmation yet that Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight rematch at UFC 200, it was reported last week that the UFC had issued contracts to both fighters. The way Frankie Edgar’s manager sees it, the UFC is to blame for not getting a fight...

Mar 26, 2016 10:08 am

VIDEO | Chuck Liddell talks Jon Jones beef: “If we got a problem let’s go”

Chuck Liddell and Jon Jones found themselves at odds recently after Liddell made a comment that in his prime, he would beat pound for pound king Jon Jones. Jones responded by saying Liddell should’ve fought smarter and saved his chin. Ultimately, the two talked things out, and took a staredown picture to show there was...

Mar 26, 2016 8:30 am

VIDEO | NFL star Marshawn Lynch and Luke Rockhold sparring

Back when Marshawn Lynch was training for a return to the Seattle Seahawks, he began training MMA as a way of preparing for his comeback. In the video above you can see Lynch playfully sparring with UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold ahead of Rockhold’s rematch with Chris Weidman on June 4th at UFC 199.

Mar 25, 2016 9:42 pm

Demetrious Johnson explains why he won’t move up to bantamweight

Demetrious Johnson has remained the only flyweight champion in the history of the UFC, and while there has been talk of ‘Mighty Mouse’ potentially moving up to bantamweight for a rematch with champion Dominick Cruz, a permanent move to 135 isn’t something Johnson is interested in. The flyweight kingpin spoke to Fox Sports: “Big fights...

Mar 25, 2016 12:54 pm

VIDEO | Sensational fan-made UFC 200 promo – The return of Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor will make his return to the Octagon at UFC 200. All reports are indicatiing that “The Notorious” will face Nate Diaz in a non-title welterweight rematch slated for the main event of the historical card taking place in July. Apparently, the loss to Nate Diaz has not been sitting well with Conor McGregor...

Mar 25, 2016 12:27 pm

Exclusive Video | Nick Diaz compares his & Nate’s training to Conor McGregor’s

Prior to UFC 196, Nate Diaz repeatedly took aim at Conor McGregor’s teammates, asking the featherweight champion “Who do you train with?” Diaz pointed out that he trains with not only elite level Mixed Martial Artists, but also top ranked boxers and Jiu-Jitsu grapplers. Of course by now everyone knows that when the two met...

Mar 25, 2016 12:19 pm

Mark Henry says Conor McGregor is ‘straight out afraid’ of Frankie Edgar

Frankie Edgar and his team are definitely not happy hearing the reports that the UFC is working on putting together a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor as the main event of UFC 200. Edgar’s striking coach Mark Henry recently spoke with the Talking Brawls Extra Podcast and shared his thoughts. “Well, first of...

Mar 25, 2016 11:39 am

VIDEO | #FBF Nick and Nate Diaz sparring back in their teenage years

Here is a classic Flashback Friday video of the Diaz brothers from back in the day. According to the video title, this was back from when Nick was 17-years-old and Nate was 16-year-old. Nate Diaz has has been buzzing in the media and has gained a huge increase in followers on his social media after...

Mar 25, 2016 9:01 am

VIDEO | Chris Weidman’s hilarious face swap with young son

Former UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman was messing around with Snapchat’s face swap feature recently alongside his young son. Things were going pretty well until his son starts to cry, making it look like the former champ begins to cry. Weidman is currently gearing up for his highly anticipated UFC 199 rematch with Luke Rockhold,...

Mar 25, 2016 8:43 am

Nate Diaz responds to critics who thought he would lose at UFC 196

Going into UFC 196, many fans surprisingly didn’t give Nate Diaz much of a chance against Conor McGregor. While Diaz stepped in on less than 2 weeks notice, the Diaz brothers are known for staying in incredible shape. As everyone knows by now, Nate Diaz rocked and then submitted Conor McGregor in the second round...

Mar 25, 2016 8:31 am

Conor McGregor’s coach backs fight with Frankie Edgar at Madison Square Garden

While Frankie Edgar has been campaigning for a title shot against Conor McGregor since his TUF 22 finale KO win over Chad Mendes, the stars could finally be aligning for a McGregor vs. Edgar fight. With MMA being legalized in New York earlier this week, Conor McGregor’s striking coach, Owen Roddy, believes that a fight...

Mar 25, 2016 8:23 am

Ronda Rousey humbly reflects on loss to Holly Holm

Going into UFC 193 in Australia, Ronda Rousey’s confidence was at an all-time high. While many praised Rousey for her confidence, she caught quite a bit of criticism post-fight for what many believed to be overconfidence leading up to the fight. As everyone now knows, Rousey was knocked stiff by a second round head kick...

Mar 24, 2016 4:55 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz discusses meeting Justin Bieber, UFC 200, and MORE

After Nate Diaz shocked the world by defeating Conor McGregor at UFC 196 on March 5th, pop music star Justin Bieber took to Instagram to praise McGregor in defeat, while bashing Diaz for his ‘terrible’ style. That sparked a beef between Diaz and Bieber, with Diaz stating that he would slap the pop star if...

Mar 24, 2016 12:08 pm

VIDEO | NFL legend Jerry Rice broke Nate Diaz’s heart

Nate Diaz admits that he isn’t into many sports outside of MMA and doesn’t get starstruck very often, even at NFL Superbowl parties. However, Diaz says that was a big 49ers fan growing up in California and was always rooting for NFL legends Jerry Rice and Steve Young. In a recent interview, Diaz talks about...

Mar 24, 2016 10:07 am

Jon Jones responds to Daniel Cormier’s concern over UFC 197 referee assignment

At Wednesday’s NSAC hearing, UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier expressed his concern over Herb Dean being the referee for his UFC 197 light heavyweight title fight with Jon Jones on April 23rd. Cormier explained that in the pair’s first meeting at UFC 182, Dean allowed the pair to remain clinched for what DC believed...

Mar 24, 2016 9:04 am

Daniel Cormier concerned with Herb Dean refereeing UFC 197 main event

As we get closer and closer to Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier II on April 23rd, where Jon Jones will look to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight championship belt he never lost inside the Octagon, Daniel Cormier has a concern regarding Herb Dean being the referee for the bout. Back at UFC 182, the pair...

Mar 24, 2016 8:34 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz gives outgoing interview on Fox Sports Live

In a recent episode of FOX Sports Live with Jay & Dan, Nate Diaz gave an extremely candid interview complete with jokes, and his assessment of UFC 196, as well as his 12 year MMA career. While Diaz generally tends to be brief and to the point, in this interview you can see the Stockton...