1239 Search Results for nick ring

Aug 3, 2015 4:32 pm

Flashback! Ronda Rousey’s Trip to the 209 with Nick and Nate Diaz

Ronda Rousey proved this weekend that she is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, stars UFC has to offer. Her performance at “UFC 190” set the internet ablaze and received mainstream coverage. Before she was the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion, however, she was the queen of Strikeforce on Showtime. Long before it was...

Jul 29, 2015 10:28 am

Dominick Cruz: ‘I Could Be Duane Ludwig’s Coach’

The talking has started and seems to only be getting more and more volatile between current UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw and former champ Dominick Cruz. Cruz went on The MMA Hour and completely unloaded on Dillashaw’s striking coach Duane ‘Bang’ Ludwig. Check it out! “Duane Ludwig is the same guy who told (Joseph) Benavidez,...

Jul 26, 2015 5:35 am

TJ Dillashaw Eyeing Dominick Cruz for Next Fight

After such a decisive finish of Renan Barao at ‘UFC on FOX 16’, UFC Bantamweight Champion TJ Dillashaw is eyeing Dominick Cruz as his next challenger. Dominick Cruz made a triumphant return to the octagon at UFC 178 in 2014 after being forced to sit on the sidelines for three years due to an ACL...

Jul 22, 2015 6:28 am

Will The UFC Cut Nick Diaz For DUI and Drug Testing Issues?

The UFC is not a place of logic, I think we can all agree on that. From Alexander Gustafsson getting a title shot after getting KO’d, to most recently, the firing of longtime veteran cutman ‘Stitch’ Duran. A lot of their decisions just do not make sense. I am not naive. I know that the...

Jul 20, 2015 5:04 pm

Dominick Cruz Gives Timetable for Return to UFC

Dominick Cruz has suffered an unfortunate series of events that has forced him to sit on the sidelines far too many times, for far too long. WEC was absorbed by the UFC in 2011 and Cruz was brought into the promotion as their first bantamweight champion. He successfully defended his championship twice before suffering a...

Jul 20, 2015 9:53 am

Nick Diaz Gets Jail Time for DUI Cases

Nick Diaz’s absence from the octagon has not gone unnoticed. The UFC fighter failed a post-fight drug test at UFC 183 and a future hearing with the NSAC will decide his fate as a fighter. Diaz recently learned, however, that he will be serving jail time for an incident in September 2014. Diaz was arrested...

Jul 2, 2015 9:53 am

Diaz Lawyer Not Confident With Nevada Pot Hearing

Nick Diaz tested positive for marijuana the night of UFC 183 and his fight with Anderson Silva. He has yet to have his hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, but his lawyer is already feeling nervous about it. His lawyer, Lucas Middlebrook, spoke with MMAFighting and said that because of other cases that he’s...

Jun 21, 2015 2:00 am

Nick Diaz Kicks it with Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator!

It’s not often we see Fedor Emelianenko smiling. It’s even rarer we see Nick Diaz pose and crack a smile with another fighter in the picture. Both of them smiling in the same picture, at the same time? This is the Holy Grail on MMA photos. Two of mixed martial arts’ most iconic fighters were...

Jun 20, 2015 12:32 pm

UFC Fight Night 69 Results: Nick Hein Shuts Down His Opponent, Picks Up UD Win

The first fight on the main card just went down between Nick Hein and Lukasz Sajewski. Fighters came out and went through the feeling out process until they briefly clinched. Hein got off balance and Sajewski tried to take advantage and move in, but Hein got to his feet fast and they clinched. A moment...

Jun 19, 2015 9:33 am

SPOTTED! UFC’s Nick Diaz Attends Bellator 138

UFC fighter Nick Diaz made an appearance at last nights Bellator 138 weigh-ins and snapped a picture with his former boss, Scott Coker. Coker was the president of Strikeforce when Diaz was the promotions middleweight champion, before it was bought out by Zuffa and the UFC. Great to have former #Strikeforce Champ @nickdiaz209 at the...

May 22, 2015 10:30 am

Nick Diaz’s “WAR MMA” Promotion Looking At Running A 2nd Event

Almost two years after its first event, “WAR MMA” looks to be making its return in the near future. The first event took place in June 2013 and ran an entertaining twelve fight card featuring the likes of Cody Gibson and Daniel Roberts. The promotion is owned and promoted by Nick Diaz and it is...

May 15, 2015 11:42 am

Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

Nick Diaz is an icon of our sport, reclusive out of the cage, and inspiring inside of it, the Stockton native is truly a special figure. BJPENN.COM’s Layzie The Savage was on scene during a Diaz workout on the beach! Enjoy! CAIN SPEAKS! ‘Titles Don’t Matter, I just want to beat the best’

May 14, 2015 2:00 am

Meet The UFC’s New Filipina Ring Girl — Gallery

UFC’s newest octagon girl Red Dela Cruz is set to make her debut this weekend at “UFC Fight Night 65”! Cruz is the company’s first Filipina octagon girl— check out this smokin’ gallery of her! Picture Source: Instagram, Twitter, The Internet Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach — WATCH!

May 13, 2015 9:31 am

No Hearing — Silva Granted New NSAC Postponement

Anderson Silva’s hearing with the Nevada State Athletic Commission has been delayed… again. The parties will now meet on June 5th to decide the fate on Anderson Silva’s future as a competitor. The meeting will determine whether or not Anderson Silva is, in fact, guilty of utilizing performance enhancing drugs walking into his bout with...

May 8, 2015 7:53 pm

HERE IT IS! Cesar Gracie Releases Nick Diaz vs. Ralek Gracie — WATCH!

When Nick Diaz spars, he spars HARD! Check out this video of Stockton’s own throwing some combos with Ralek Gracie. Gracie tries to throw a spinning back fist, so Nick Diaz turned up the pace. It wasn’t long before Ralek was doubled over in pain from a brutal body shot from Diaz! Check it: NOTE:...

May 3, 2015 3:11 pm

Nick Diaz Tested Three Times Night of UFC 183, Passed 2 Out Of 3

  Some interesting information regarding Nick Diaz’a failed drug test at UFC 183 has emerged. According to MMAJunkie, documentation from the test administered that night show that Diaz was tested three separate times during the day. Here’s a breakdown of the test: 7:12 p.m.(before fight)– urine test given was sent to Sports Medicine Research and...

Apr 30, 2015 2:00 am

Nick Diaz Shows Us a 7 Year Old BEAST — Kid Throws Combos!

While he is on a brief hiatus from the world of mixed martial arts, Nick Diaz ran across this kid who throws boxing combinations like a boss. Diaz coaches this kid and instructs him what to throw and he performs perfectly! @Boxing_is_life___ A video posted by nickdiaz209 (@nickdiaz209) on Apr 29, 2015 at 9:57pm PDT...

Apr 14, 2015 9:41 am

Dominick Cruz on the Path to Recovery

Dominick Cruz came back to the octagon in September and knocked out Takeya Mizugaki in devestating fashion on Fox Sports 1. After trying to lobby for a title shot, the former champion suffered another ACL tear. Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz is slowly recovering from his torn ACL injury. Check him out rehabilitating his...

Apr 8, 2015 5:55 pm

Anderson Silva’s NSAC Hearing Postponed Again

Anderson Silva will get three more weeks to file his defense. Just over two months after failing his drug test for UFC 183, Anderson Silva is still working to get a defense together for his case with the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Silva’s hearing was originally scheduled for April 9th, but his request for an...

Mar 28, 2015 2:00 am

Vintage Fight Footage — Nick Diaz vs. Jeremy Jackson II, 2003

In his third fight of the night at the UA: King of the Mountain welterweight tournament, a 19-year-old and undefeated Nick Diaz would fall to the strikes of Jeremy Jackson in forty-nine seconds. It would mark the only time he would ever be stopped in his career. Ten months later, Diaz would step into the...