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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...

Aug 17, 2016 5:48 pm

Chael Sonnen’s daughter passes away

Wednesday afternoon, while the MMA world was wrapped up in the news of Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’ UFC 202 press conference altercation, news surfaced that Chael Sonnen’s daughter, Blauna Dian Sonnen, tragically passed away. News surfaced earlier this week that Sonnen’s daughter was born 10 weeks premature as a result of a listeria infection...

Aug 17, 2016 5:28 pm

VIDEO | Did Nate Diaz hint at altercation weeks before it happened?

Wednesday afternoon the MMA community watched on as the UFC 202 press conference was shut down after Team Diaz and Conor McGregor got in an altercation that saw both sides throw objects at each other from across the room. While the altercation was certainly a heated one, interestingly enough it appears that Nate Diaz may...

Aug 17, 2016 3:37 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor mocks UFC 202 presser ruckus: ‘I was scared for my life’

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz shut the UFC 202 press conference down early on Wednesday in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor spoke about the incident after water bottles were thrown and threats were made between the Irishman and Team Diaz. McGregor said smugly, “It was all in self-defense. I was scared for my...

Aug 17, 2016 3:26 pm

VIDEO | McGregor-Diaz altercation from Nate Diaz’s perspective

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz appeared together on stage for just several minutes before Diaz left the stage and returned with his entire team and began throwing things at McGregor. McGregor fired back with objects of his own before UFC President Dana White and a security team...

Aug 17, 2016 2:57 pm

NSAC reacts to Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz altercation

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference, the event was cut short after the Diaz brothers stormed the event with their entire team and began throwing water bottles at Conor McGregor. McGregor responded by grabbing various items from the stage, including Monster Energy cans, and throwing them back at the Diaz brothers while...

Aug 17, 2016 1:26 pm

Dana White breaks silence on reports of fighter union

During the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference Wednesday afternoon, UFC President Dana White appeared in front of media members along with several fighters that will fight on this Saturday’s UFC 202 card. One of the first questions that was asked was in regards to the reports of the formation of a fighter’s union this month...

Aug 17, 2016 12:49 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: ‘I don’t want to fight, at all’

Now that Nate Diaz is more popular than ever, fans are surely wanting to see him in action as often as physically possible. However, the UFC veteran has already set himself up in life so that he doesn’t even have to fight in the Octagon anymore. Diaz recently stated that he could easily “make just...

Aug 17, 2016 10:52 am

Donald Cerrone: I’ll beat Alvarez’ a** again and take his belt

While Eddie Alvarez may be the UFC lightweight champion after defeating Rafael dos Anjos last month, Donald Cerrone remains the only man to defeat Alvarez inside the Octagon. When the MMA vet made his UFC debut in 2014, it was Cerrone who welcomed him to the Octagon. ‘Cowboy’ put on a spectacular showing, dominating Alvarez...

Aug 17, 2016 10:28 am

Cody Garbrandt fires back at Dominick Cruz, threatens to retire champ

While Cody Garbrandt is currently making his final preparations for his UFC 202 fight with Takeya Mizugaki this Saturday, the Team Alpha Male prospect has continued to relentlessly call out UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz. After Cruz compared Garbrandt to former WWE champion CM Punk, who will be making his MMA debut at UFC 203,...

Aug 17, 2016 10:16 am

Tyron Woodley fires back at Conor McGregor for calling him a bum

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is never one to shy away from talking trash. While McGregor is slated to fight Nate Diaz in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch at UFC 202 this Saturday, he hasn’t refrained from trash talking many other UFC stars. That hasn’t sat too well with UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, who...

Aug 17, 2016 9:49 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor killing a cardio workout

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is currently gearing up for his UFC 202 welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz this Saturday. Ahead of the fight, McGregor has been very open about the fact that he is focusing on his cardio for the fight so as to not gas out in the rematch like he did in...

Aug 17, 2016 9:35 am

VIDEO | Dominick Cruz verbally destroys Cody Garbrandt

The war of words continues between UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and #8 ranked bantamweight Cody Garbrandt! After Cruz defeated Garbrandt’s mentor, Urijah Faber, at UFC 199 back in June, ‘No Love’ began his campaign for a bantamweight title shot. While he hopes that a win over Takeya Mizugaki this weekend at UFC 202 earns...

Aug 17, 2016 9:01 am

PHOTO | Nate Diaz looking shredded with just days left until UFC 202

With just days left until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor step into the Octagon for their highly anticipated rematch, Nate Diaz appears to be in phenomenal shape. One of Diaz’ trainers, Jose Garcia, posted a photo of Diaz to Instagram during the midst of his weight cut. Check it out: Cutting weight sucks💰Fight week 4days...

Aug 17, 2016 8:48 am

Luke Rockhold open to rematch with Chris Weidman

At UFC 199, Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman were slated to have their highly anticipated rematch for the UFC middleweight championship. Unfortunately, with just two weeks to go until fight night, Chris Weidman was forced out of the fight with a neck injury that required surgery. Weidman was replaced by Michael Bisping, who went on...

Aug 17, 2016 1:26 am

Gabi Garcia finally gets her opponent for RIZIN 2

Gabi Garcia is as intimidating as they come. The 205-pound jiu-jitsu world champion has acknowledged that finding female opponents that are willing to fight her don’t come running at the opportunity. RIZIN announced that Garcia would be fighting on their RIZIN 2 card back in July and have just finalized her opponent. Garcia who is...

Aug 16, 2016 5:29 pm

UFC light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier clarifies who his next opponent will be

Earlier this afternoon UFC President Dana White shocked the MMA world when he gave a major update in regards to Jon Jones’ failed drug test case with the US Anti-Doping Agency. Jones was expected to fight current UFC light heavyweight champion and bitter rival Daniel Cormier in the headliner of last month’s UFC 200 event in Las...

Aug 16, 2016 5:02 pm

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping was not happy with USADA this morning

Early yesterday morning, former UFC welterweight title challenger Nick Diaz was surprised with a random drug test from USADA, this after the Stockton native had apparently been “out all night” and had gone without any sleep. Obviously Nick was not to happy about the situation and thus proceeded to share his verbal argument with the...

Aug 16, 2016 3:28 pm

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones USADA update

Tuesday afternoon UFC President Dana White shocked the MMA community as he gave a major update in regards to Jon Jones’ failed drug test case with the US Anti-Doping Agency. Jones, who was pulled from UFC 200 for a failed out-of-competition drug test, actually “did not take the drug everybody thought he took” according to...

Aug 16, 2016 3:11 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov absolutely destroys Conor McGregor on social media

Lightweight #1 contender Khabib Nurmagomedov continued his streak of calling out the UFC’s best today when he simultaneously roasted UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor, UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez, and UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz in one Tweet. Nurmagomedov and Alvarez have had a back and forth war of words since Alvarez won the UFC...

Aug 16, 2016 2:32 pm

PHOTO | Reebok releases Georges St-Pierre fight kit, return imminent?

While there has been no official word yet on whether or not former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre will return to the Octagon, Reebok just dropped a major bombshell on the MMA community. For the first time since the UFC’s partnership with Reebok, a Georges St-Pierre ‘Fight Kit’ is on the Reebok Canada store. The...

Aug 16, 2016 11:54 am

Dana White says Jon Jones did not take drugs everyone thought he took

When news broke that Jon Jones was pulled from his title fight with Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 for an Anti-Doping Policy violation, the MMA community was in total shock. With Jones going through the “full fair legal review process that is afforded to all athletes,” some potentially good news has come out for Jones....

Aug 16, 2016 11:30 am

PHOTO | Reebok releases Nate Diaz ‘Stockton Slap’ shirt ahead of UFC 202

With less than a week to go until UFC 202, where Nate Diaz will look to once again defeat featherweight champion Conor McGregor, Reebok is looking to give Nate Diaz fans a shirt they can proudly wear on fight night. The shirt is in honor of the ‘Stockton Slap’ popularized by the Diaz brothers. Both...