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Aug 12, 2016 12:13 pm

Nutritionist weighs in on Conor McGregor possibly returning to 145

With UFC 202 just over a week away, many fans are wondering whether or not featherweight champion Conor McGregor will return to featherweight after his rematch with Nate Diaz. While McGregor has remained noncommittal about returning to featherweight, stating that Jose Aldo is an unreliable opponent, fans are wondering if McGregor will be able to...

Aug 12, 2016 10:41 am

Dana White calls the shots, talks Conor McGregor’s next fight after Nate Diaz

Featherweight champion Conor McGregor is scheduled to fight in his second UFC non-title welterweight fight on August 20 at UFC 202. McGregor will rematch Nate Diaz in another scrap at 170 to try and avenge his first UFC loss handed to him by Diaz at UFC 196. UFC President Dana White revealed what will be...

Aug 12, 2016 9:24 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC 202: There Will Be Blood’

In just over a week, Conor McGregor & Nate Diaz will square off in their highly anticipated rematch in the main event of UFC 202. In addition to the fight being a rematch of the pair’s UFC 196 showdown earlier this year, the fight is a matchup between two of the biggest trash talkers in...

Aug 12, 2016 8:48 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Ido Portal reunite for balance training

With just over a week to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor will look to avenge his March 5th loss to Nate Diaz, McGregor and movement coach Ido Portal have reunited for some training. The footage was captured by The Mac Life as part of McGregor’s training camp vlog series leading up to the...


Aug 12, 2016 8:24 am

VIDEO | Robin Black: UFC 202 – Nate Diaz breakdown

With just over a week to go until Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor step into the Octagon for their highly anticipated rematch in the main event of UFC 202 on August 20th, take a look at Robin Black’s brilliant breakdown. Black released the breakdown in two parts, with the one above being for Nate Diaz....

Aug 12, 2016 7:47 am

Fabricio Werdum officially gets new opponent for UFC 203

Earlier this week it was revealed that Ben Rothwell was forced out of his UFC 203 scrap with former heavyweight champ Fabricio Werdum due to an injury. With just over a month until UFC 203, many were wondering which heavyweight would step in on short notice to fight the former champ, who is looking to...

Aug 11, 2016 2:36 pm

Conor McGregor estimates UFC 202 camp has cost him around $300,000

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been “obsessed” over his rematch with Nate Diaz. With his chance for redemption against Diaz coming at UFC 202 on August 20, “The Notorious” hasn’t been taking his camp for the rematch lightly. “With gyms, cars, transport, flights, accommodations — I’d estimate we’re talking a $300,000 camp here,” McGregor...

Aug 11, 2016 10:44 am

UFC 203 change, former champ Fabricio Werdum needs new opponent

Former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum was scheduled to fight Ben Rothwell at UFC 203 in Cleveland, Ohio. However, Werdum will need a new opponent now that Rothwell has suffered a knee injury and has been forced to withdraw from the bout, according to sources confirmed by MMA Junkie on Thursday. A member from Rothwell’s...

Aug 10, 2016 7:55 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor doing positional sparring ahead of UFC 202

With just over a week to go until UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor steps into the Octagon at UFC 202 in an attempt to avenge his March 5th loss to Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ has been working on his grappling. McGregor has spent the better part of his training camp in Las Vegas at...

Aug 10, 2016 2:31 pm

Georges St-Pierre breaks down Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz I

In just over a week, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will step into the Octagon to square off in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch. The fight has the MMA community split in two over who they believe is going to win the fight, with some thinking that Diaz will once again defeat McGregor given that...

Aug 10, 2016 10:56 am

Conor McGregor feels confident going to the ground with Nate Diaz at UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has widely been criticized for what many believe to be a lack of a ground game. Ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th, McGregor brought in elite level BJJ black belt Dillon Danis to help him prepare for the ground game of Diaz. According to...

Aug 10, 2016 9:31 am

VIDEO | Diaz brothers get stoned at gaming tournament

GOOD BATTLE to our bud and fellow #stonedgamer @natediaz209 in his upcoming fight against #ConorMcGregor! We would say SHOCK the world again — but Nate, to be honest, we're not surprised m*************! #209 Check out #NateDiaz and @nickdiaz209 at The World's First #Stoned #Gamer Tournament sampling the finest of #extracts smoked from The Official #Vaporizer...

Aug 10, 2016 9:18 am

Conor McGregor: I should be a 2-division UFC champion

Earlier this year, just months after knocking out Jose Aldo to claim the UFC featherweight championship, Conor McGregor was slated to fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship at UFC 196. Unfortunately, dos Anjos pulled out of the fight just 2-weeks before the event was slated to take place. Ultimately, the UFC selected...

Aug 10, 2016 2:17 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor looking like an absolute beast

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor said that his diet was one of his downfalls in his last fight with Nate Diaz. McGregor claimed that he ate his way up to fight in the first welterweight contest with Diaz and says that this camp for the rematch has been much different. Check out “The Notorious” looking...

Aug 10, 2016 1:19 am

VIDEO | Go behind the scenes of Nate Diaz’s rewarding Hollywood stint

UFC veteran Nate Diaz has surely gained a lot of star power following his giant win over Conor McGregor at UFC 196. With Diaz scheduled to rematch “The Notorious” in another non-title welterweight contest, Diaz has the opportunity to grow his brand even more. Recently, Diaz was featured on “Conan” and “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Diaz’s...

Aug 10, 2016 1:01 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor spars with a much taller national boxing champion

UFC veteran featherweight champion Conor McGregor and his team have hand selected specific training partners to help prepare for the rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202. Check out “The Notorious” sparring with the much taller Conor Wallace, who was brought in to match Diaz’s height and reach. How do you think the preparation with...

Aug 9, 2016 1:38 pm

Conor McGregor claims he has gone 412 rounds with middleweights for UFC 202 camp

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has what he calls the biggest fight of his life coming up in just 11 days. “The Notorious” will get his chance to avenge his only loss in the UFC in a non-title welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz. McGregor posted a photo to social media saying, “Round four hundred and...

Aug 9, 2016 8:38 am

Dan Henderson was ready to retire after Hector Lombard win

Back in June, MMA legend Dan Henderson picked up a spectacular highlight reel KO win over former Olympian Hector Lombard. Henderson landed a perfectly placed elbow in the moment that Lombard was trying to land a single leg takedown. After the win, many believed that the 45 year old would retire, however Henderson had other...

Aug 8, 2016 10:50 pm

John Kavanagh: There’s “no excuses” if Conor McGregor loses at UFC 202

After Conor McGregor was handed his first UFC loss at the hands of Nate Diaz back in March at UFC 196, the featherweight champ refused to make excuses for the loss, simply chalking the situation up to an “inefficient use of energy”. Ahead of the pair’s rematch at UFC 202 on August 20th, McGregor’s coach,...

Aug 8, 2016 1:47 pm

Conor McGregor trashes former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos

Crazy to think of where things would be at if the now former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor had fought like they were originally scheduled to at UFC 196. Dos Anjos pulled out of the fight with McGregor less than two weeks before they were scheduled to fight...

Aug 8, 2016 12:14 pm

Coach John Kavanagh predicts Conor McGregor to beat Nate Diaz in round four

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been training for what he calls the most important fight of his career. Leading up to the rematch with Nate Diaz, McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh says that this camp has been a game changer for “The Notorious.” “We’ve been following that pattern now for what feels like a long...