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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 16, 2016 11:25 am

VIDEO | Kenny Florian’s bold prediction for McGregor vs. Diaz II

With less than a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated welterweight rematch, Fox Sports 1 analyst Kenny Florian has a rather bold prediction! While McGregor was rocked and then submitted in the pair’s first fight after gassing out in the first round, Florian believes...

Aug 16, 2016 8:53 am

Conor McGregor reflects on Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar fight

At one point in time, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was set to headline UFC 200 against Nate Diaz. With that being said, McGregor was ultimately pulled from the card for refusing to fulfill his media obligations for the event. Despite that, he was cageside on July 9th to watch as Jose Aldo and Frankie...

Aug 16, 2016 8:31 am

Conor McGregor fires back at “bum” Eddie Alvarez

Last month, MMA veteran Eddie Alvarez shocked the world as he knocked out Rafael dos Anjos in just minutes to become the UFC lightweight champion. Alvarez hadn’t been champion for more than 24 hours before he decided to call out featherweight champion Conor McGregor, who was already slated for a UFC 202 fight with Nate...


Aug 16, 2016 8:10 am

Conor McGregor taunts Floyd Mayweather, still open to fight

Prior to the UFC 199, where it was announced that Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz would have their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th, rumors of Conor McGregor stepping into the boxing ring for a boxing match with boxing icon Floyd Mayweather were the talk of the MMA community. While that fight...

Aug 16, 2016 1:55 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor looking mighty quick, Andre Berto approves

[ooyala code=”FsYnRjNTE6_xJbS3zLyqcWyCyRpM7hrK” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”724″] UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been in Las Vegas preparing to avenge his only UFC loss. McGregor gets his chance at revenge on Saturday when he meets Nate Diaz in another non-title welterweight bout. Check out “The Notorious” doing a quick drill five days out from the fight....

Aug 15, 2016 4:50 pm

Coach: Conor McGregor has an “upgraded engine” going in to UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will be looking to avenge the first loss of his UFC career when he rematches Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 202 this Saturday night in Las Vegas. The first fight between McGregor and Diaz occurred this past March headlining the UFC 196 fight card in Las Vegas....

Aug 15, 2016 1:50 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz recalls the ‘real ghetto’ early years of the MMA scene

UFC star Nate Diaz is now slated to fight UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in what could another record pay-per-view card for the promotion. As the highly anticipated rematch approaches this weekend, the UFC brings Nate recalling the early years of fighting in the WEC and the way he got on “The Ultimate Fighter” season...

Aug 15, 2016 6:00 am

Dan Henderson vs. Michael Bisping and 6 other bouts announced for UFC 204

The UFC officially announced that Dan Henderson will square off with Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight championship on October 8 in Manchester, England. The UFC finally make it official. Michael Bisping vs Dan Henderson headlines UFC 204, taking place at the Manchester Arena on October 8th. — Chamatkar Sandhu (@SandhuMMA) August 15, 2016 In...

Aug 15, 2016 1:14 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Bad Blood: Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is set to rematch veteran Nate Diaz in another non-title welterweight fight scheduled for UFC 202 this weekend. Check out the special 43-minute special put together by the UFC. From the video description: “Nate Diaz’s defeat of Conor McGregor at UFC 196 put a dent in The Notorious One’s invincible...

Aug 14, 2016 6:51 pm

VIDEO | Behind the scenes of McGregor’s media day and open workout

Go behind the scenes of Conor McGregor’s recent media day and open workout in Las Vegas. The current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is less than one week away from the biggest fight of his MMA career when he rematches Nate Diaz in a welterweight bout in main event of UFC 202. Diaz submitted McGregor...

Aug 14, 2016 2:30 pm

Conor McGregor wants $100 million for potential Floyd Mayweather fight

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will rematch Nate Diaz in the headlining bout of next weekend’s UFC 202 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas. Diaz scored a second-round submission victory over the Irish star in their first encounter at UFC 196 this past March. McGregor recently hosted a media day at his new gym in Las...

Aug 14, 2016 11:37 am

Derrick Lewis says he is returning to the cage at UFC Manila

Derrick Lewis (16-4 MMA) was hoping to get a fight against former champ Fabricio Werdum at next month’s UFC 203 event, this after Ben Rothwell was forced to withdraw from the cards scheduled co-main event with an injury. Unfortunately for “The Black Beast”, UFC officials opted to give Travis Browne the opportunity to rematch Werdum in the co-headliner...

Aug 14, 2016 11:08 am

Conor McGregor on Jones and Lesnar: “You Know what? F*ck them both!”

Current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor recently hosted a private UFC 202 media day at his personal gym in Las Vegas to discuss his upcoming rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20. At one point “Mystic Mac” was asked to address the recently failed USADA drug tests of former UFC champions Jon Jones and Brock...

Aug 13, 2016 9:05 pm

Conor McGregor is unsure if he will return to featherweight

Earlier this week, UFC president Dana White stated that current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would be returning to 145-pounds for his next fight, this after he squares off with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 next weekend. With that said, Conor would be returning to featherweight to have a title unification bout with current interim...

Aug 13, 2016 9:00 pm

UFC 202 Official Lineup Set

UFC 202 takes place next Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is headlined by a rematch between current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and perennial UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz, in a bout that will be contested at welterweight (170-pounds). Diaz submitted McGregor in the second-round of their first meeting at UFC 196 this...

Aug 13, 2016 8:34 pm

Tim Kennedy hints at fight with Chael Sonnen?

Earlier this week, UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy announced he would be returning from his 2-year hiatus for a “big fight” in the Octagon. With that being said, Kennedy didn’t disclose who his fight would be against, however many speculated that it would be a rematch with Yoel Romero, the man to controversially defeat him in...

Aug 13, 2016 7:47 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: Road to UFC 202

With just one week to go until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor have their highly anticipated rematch at UFC 202, the Diaz Brothers have released the first episode of the ‘Nate Diaz: Road to UFC 202’ vlog series. Check it out above!

Aug 13, 2016 5:16 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes from UFC 189 (replay)

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor suffered the first loss of his UFC career this past March in the headlining bout of UFC 196 when he was submitted in the second-round by Nate Diaz in a welterweight bout. In the above video, “Mystic Mac” captures the UFC interim featherweight champion by scoring a second-round TKO victory...

Aug 13, 2016 5:12 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz vs. Michael Johnson from 2015 (replay)

Nate Diaz scored the biggest victory of his MMA career at UFC 196 this past March when he submitted current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor in a welterweight bout in Las Vegas. Prior to his historic win, Nate was coming off one of the best performances of his UFC career when he defeated Michael Johnson...

Aug 13, 2016 4:30 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor’s Press Day (Full Replay)

Watch the full replay of Conor McGregor’s private press conference from his self-built gym in Las Vegas. The current UFC featherweight champion will rematch Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC 202 next weekend in Sin City. McGregor was submitted by Diaz in their first encounter. How do you think the rematch will play...

Aug 13, 2016 11:49 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz recalls first fight as a child

It’s no secret that UFC lightweight Nate Diaz is one of the toughest men in the sport. Both Nick and Nate Diaz have earned the reputation for being fearless in the Octagon, backing opponents down while intimidating them with mid-fight trash talk. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz recalled his...

Aug 13, 2016 11:36 am

Conor McGregor confident he can be first 3-division UFC champ

‘Mystic Mac’ is back! With just one week left until Conor McGregor’s scheduled UFC 202 fight with Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ is still confident that he can become the UFC’s first ever 3-division champion. After winning the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 194 by knocking out Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds, McGregor was...

Aug 13, 2016 9:14 am

Conor McGregor roasts Nate Diaz, compares him to Homer Simpson

While Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz have been surprisingly quiet in regards to trash talk leading up to their rematch at UFC 202 next Saturday. Despite that, McGregor took full advantage of the opportunity to lob insults at Diaz during a UFC 202 media call this week. ‘Notorious’ compared Diaz at UFC 196, where the...

Aug 13, 2016 8:41 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor running through sparring opponents

With exactly one week to go until UFC 202, Conor McGregor is making his final preparations for his highly anticipated rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor, who was submitted in the pair’s first meeting, has brought in several elite level partners to help him prepare throughout this camp including Jiu-Jitsu ace Dillon Danis and South African...

Aug 12, 2016 12:21 pm

Tim Kennedy set to return to the Octagon for “big” fight

The last time UFC middleweight Tim Kennedy was in the Octagon, Johny Hendricks was the UFC welterweight champion, Jon Jones was the reigning pound for pound king, and Ronda Rousey was still the UFC women’s bantamweight champion. Kennedy controversially lost the first fight of his career at UFC 178 at the hands of Yoel Romero....