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Aug 21, 2016 12:08 pm

Jose Aldo has a message for Conor McGregor

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor scored a majority decision victory over Nate Diaz last night in a welterweight bout which headlined UFC 202 in Las Vegas. UFC president Dana White had stated prior to yesterday’s fight that McGregor would return to featherweight or vacate his 145-pound belt win or lose following his rematch with Diaz....

Aug 21, 2016 11:36 am

VIDEO | Anthony Johnson’s backstage interview

Anthony Johnson scored a brutal first-round knockout victory over Glover Teixeira just 13-seconds into the opening round of their co-main event fight at UFC 202. (Watch here). With the victory, “Rumble” has now set himself up for a rematch with current UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. Cormier defeated Johnson via submission at UFC 187...

Aug 20, 2016 11:13 pm

MMA community reacts to Conor McGregor’s win over Nate Diaz

In the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their highly anticipated welterweight rematch. McGregor was able to come out strong in the first round, and ultimately earn a majority decision win, with two of the judges scoring the fight 48-47. Below you can see the best reactions from the MMA...

Aug 20, 2016 10:56 pm

Conor McGregor: “When I fight again, it’ll be at 155”

Leading up to UFC 202, many fans wondered whether UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would return to featherweight for a title unification fight with Jose Aldo. After his majority decision win over Diaz in the main event of UFC 202, McGregor spoke at the post-fight press conference to discuss the fight, as well as his...

Aug 20, 2016 10:45 pm

VIDEO | Dana White reflects on “epic” Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz fight

There was a considerable amount of hype behind the welterweight rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. After a full 5 rounds, the MMA community collectively agreed that the fight lived up to the hype as McGregor was handed the majority decision. Immediately following the fight, UFC President Dana White spoke on ESPN about the...

Aug 20, 2016 10:40 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz (highlights)

In the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz had their highly anticipated welterweight rematch. McGregor came out of the gate quick, landing numerous leg kicks on Diaz to slow him down. McGregor controlled the action throughout the first two rounds before slowing down in the later rounds. Ultimately, McGregor won on...

Aug 20, 2016 10:33 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor broke his foot against Nate Diaz

In the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz squared off in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch. McGregor opened up the fight with several leg kicks, slowing down Diaz considerably. Interestingly enough, news surfaced post-fight that McGregor actually broke his foot during the fight, and was struggling to walk backstage. Check out...

Aug 20, 2016 10:26 pm

PHOTO | Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz II scorecards

In the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz squared off in their highly anticipated welterweight rematch. McGregor ultimately won the fight via majority decision in what many believe to be a ‘Fight of the Year’ performance. Below, you can see the judges scorecards from the event: Here's the Nate Diaz vs...

Aug 20, 2016 10:26 am

PHOTOS | Conor McGregor at UFC 196 compared to UFC 202

Yesterday at the UFC 202 weigh-ins, the MMA community collectively agreed that Conor McGregor looked to be in phenomenal shape ahead of his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz Saturday night. McGregor stated that throughout this camp he has focused on his cardio so as not to gas out in the first round. In the...

Aug 20, 2016 9:49 am

VIDEO | Michael Bisping vs. Dan Henderson first staredown

On October 8th, Michael Bisping and Dan Henderson will have their highly anticipated rematch, this time for the UFC middleweight championship, which Bisping won at UFC 199. The fight will be the last one for Dan Henderson, who has stated that regardless of whether he wins or loses, he will be stepping away from the...

Aug 20, 2016 9:26 am

VIDEO | Brock Lesnar rips Conor McGregor ahead of UFC 202

Conor McGregor’s caught quite a bit of criticism earlier this month when he stated that WWE wrestlers are “p**sys”, and he couldn’t respect Brock Lesnar due to the fact that he failed a pair of drug tests surrounding his highly anticipated UFC 200 return. That didn’t sit well with members of the WWE roster, who...

Aug 20, 2016 9:09 am

VIDEO | Nate Diaz: I already own the keys to the fight game

Tonight, fight fans will finally see the highly anticipated welterweight rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor when the pair step into the Octagon in the main event of UFC 202. Following yesterday’s UFC 202 weigh-ins, where Las Vegas police officers were on stage alongside UFC President Dana White to make sure chaos didn’t erupt...

Aug 19, 2016 6:34 pm

Nate Diaz on the UFC: ‘No, I’m not doing s–t anymore for this company’

UFC Nate Diaz knew exactly how to play his cards when both Conor McGregor and the UFC were immediately looking to put together their rematch after UFC 196. At one point, UFC President Dana White said that he didn’t know if he could put the fight together as negotiations were taking place between Diaz and...

Aug 19, 2016 3:42 pm

Nate Diaz comments on who he feels the best fighter in the world is

UFC superstar Nate Diaz is set to rematch Conor McGregor this Saturday in the main event of UFC 202 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Following the open workouts on Thursday, Diaz answered questions from the media and was asked about the status of his older brother Nick cornering him for the big fight. “Nick’s the master...

Aug 19, 2016 12:39 pm

VIDEO | Georges St-Pierre and Firas Zahabi predict UFC 202: Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2

[ooyala code=”VxbG5mNTE6fzZExrcukfUf7HX0d8volB” player_id=”bd214e34cfad476984102de4bf5e8da2″ auto=”true” width=”1280″ height=”1280″] With Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor set to clash in a rematch this Saturday at UFC 202, Georges St-Pierre and his longtime coach Firas Zahabi make their predictions on who walks out of the Octagon as the winner. The former UFC welterweight champion got a good look at the...

Aug 19, 2016 9:37 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor weighs-in for UFC 202

Stackin and Mackin at 168 lbs. A video posted by Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) on Aug 19, 2016 at 9:28am PDT Friday afternoon, Conor McGregor took full advantage of the opportunity to weigh-in for UFC 202 early in the day, prior to the official weigh-ins at 4p.m. PT. McGregor planned to enter the rematch with Diaz...

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 19, 2016 8:28 am

VIDEO | WWE superstar taunts Conor McGregor ahead of UFC 202

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor caught some heat earlier this month when he called the WWE roster “pus**s”, saying that he would slap the head off all of them. That didn’t sit too well with members of the WWE roster, who were quick to begin trashing McGregor on social media, and some even going as...

Aug 19, 2016 8:11 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 Embedded: Aftermath of press conference chaos

With just 24 hours to go until UFC 202, where Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will have their highly anticipated rematch, the UFC has released the latest episode of UFC Embedded. In episode 5 of the vlog series, cameras follow fighters through their final preparations ahead of their fights, and follow up on the aftermath...

Aug 19, 2016 7:27 am

Report | The UFC has slashed ticket prices for Saturday’s UFC 202 event

UFC 202 takes place this Saturday night (August 20) live from Las Vegas, Nevada. The pay-per-view event is headlined by a welterweight rematch featuring current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor taking on perennial lightweight contender Nate Diaz. The event has received a ton of promotion, however, it appears the ticket sales for UFC 202 have...

Aug 18, 2016 6:53 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor “I’m here to whoop people for truck loads of cash!”

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor showed up almost half an hour late for yesterday’s UFC 202 press conference in Las Vegas. However, after the brash Irish superstar arrived, it took mere minutes for things to get heated between himself and Nate Diaz. “Mystic Mac” issued the following statement “bring the clinch, bring the jiu jitsu,...