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Mar 4, 2016 8:09 am

4 fighters including Jose Aldo have signed with Reebok

In-spite of all the negative publicity in recent months the Reebok roster keeps getting larger.  Four fighters have just inked deals with the sole clothing sponsor for the UFC.  Jose Aldo, Thomas Almedia, Felipe Arantes and Claudia Gadelha are the four new signees. Jose Aldo is the Featherweight champion and had been trying to workout a...

Mar 4, 2016 7:28 am

‘I hate’ the ‘business side’ of Holly Holm vs. Miesha Tate- Dana White

UFC President Dana White joked with UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta should have is promoters license pulled if they didn’t book and immediate rematch between Holly Holm and Ronda Rousey. Holm v Tate for UFC 196 was booked anyway. White is not necessarily happy about it. White said Thursday on The Jim Rome Show “I’ll tell you this,...

Mar 4, 2016 7:26 am

Photo | Did Conor McGregor’s punch injure Nate Diaz’s hand?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and lightweight contender Nate Diaz came face to face at yesterday’s UFC 196 press conference in Las Vegas. The event headliners were asked to square off and Nate proceeded to shove his fist inches from McGregor’s face. Conor eventually had enough of Nate’s antics and decided to punch Diaz’s hand...


Mar 4, 2016 6:38 am

Nate Diaz to Conor McGregor: “You got tapped out by two nobodies”

UFC 196 headliners Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz went OFF on each other during last night’s FOX Sports Live show with Jay & Dan. Nate Diaz stated that he was not impressed with Conor McGregor’s current resume, adding that the UFC featherweight champion had been tapped out by nobodies, his words: “He (Conor) better hope...

Mar 3, 2016 6:35 pm

Nate Diaz on Conor McGregor’s training: He plays touch-butt with some dork in the park

Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor went back and forth at today’s UFC 196 press conference in Las Vegas. The Stockton slugger had this to say about the current featherweight champions training partners and team: “Where’s your boxing? Who do you train with? You’ve got that little goofy mother*cker with you… You’re playing touch-butt with that...

Mar 3, 2016 3:55 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Spinning Back Kick Drills with Holly Holm, BJ Penn and Jon Jones

It’s no secret that the Jackson-Wink MMA team has some of the most elite fighters on the planet. Ahead of Holly Holm’s UFC 196 title defense against Miesha Tate on Saturday, several members of the Jackson-Wink team took time to work on spinning back kicks. As we’ve seen in numerous fights, spinning back kicks are...

Mar 3, 2016 3:36 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Nate Diaz expands on steroid accusations

After the UFC announced Nate Diaz would fight Conor McGregor at UFC 196 last month, they held a press conference in California. During the press conference Nate Diaz accused Conor McGregor as well as the rest of the UFC roster of using steroids. The comments caught many off guard, especially McGregor. During fight week, Diaz...

Mar 3, 2016 3:15 pm

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO | Conor McGregor fan has words for Nate Diaz

The Irish MMA fan’s loyalty to Conor McGregor is well documented. From the ‘ole’ chants at weigh-ins whenever McGregor fights, to the Irish flags being waved while McGregor walks to the Octagon, McGregor has many loyal Irish fans. At the UFC 196 open workouts yesterday, one Conor McGregor fan had quite a few choice words...

Mar 3, 2016 2:03 pm

Dana White open to Conor McGregor vs. Robbie Lawler

Conor McGregor stated recently that he locked into a fight at UFC 200, however an opponent has not been chosen. Leading up to UFC 200, there’s much speculation as to who Conor McGregor will face at UFC 200. With his UFC 196 fight against Nate Diaz being a welterweight scrap, there’s many wondering if McGregor...

Mar 3, 2016 1:50 pm

Conor McGregor believes he should have his own podium like Dana White

During today’s UFC 196 press conference UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was asked why he uses the terms ‘we’ and ‘us’ when referring to the UFC and if he actually feels that he is a split-partner with the promotion. “Mystic Mac” replied with the following response: “I should have my own podium. There should be...

Mar 3, 2016 1:46 pm

Conor McGregor: “There’s many scared p–sies in the fight game”

At the UFC 196 press conference on Thursday, the trash talk began very early in the event. Conor McGregor was asked what made him so special in comparison to other combat sports athletes and UFC fighters. McGregor responded with: “There’s a lot of people that play it safe in the game. Although there’s many scared...

Mar 3, 2016 12:54 pm

Jon Jones putting on feel-good campaign to raise money for The Pediatric Cancer Foundation

Former UFC light heavyweight champion and #1 ranked pound for pound fighter Jon Jones is using his star power to help out a great cause. “Bones” has teamed up with the celebrity apparel platform, Represent.com to release a Limited Edition “The King Has Returned” shirt to raise money for The Pediatric Cancer Foundation. The exclusive...

Mar 3, 2016 12:08 pm

Jon Anik apologizes for misunderstanding with Nate Diaz over tattoo

Leading up to UFC 196 on Saturday, Jon Anik revealed that he believes Conor McGregor will defeat Nate Diaz in the main event. Despite being a fan of Diaz, Anik was so confident that McGregor would win that he stated he would get a ‘209’ tattoo on his forearm if Diaz won. That didn’t sit...

Mar 3, 2016 11:49 am

VIDEO | TBT! Brawl breaks out at Pride 31

For this throwback Thursday, take a look back at the infamous Pride 31 brawl. The brawl broke out after Shogun Rua broke his arm defending a takedown from Mark Coleman. The referee attempted to stop the fight, however Coleman pushed him aside and continued the fight. At this point Wanderlei Silva and several other members...

Mar 3, 2016 10:25 am

The return of Chael Sonnen?

While Chael Sonnen may have formally retired from MMA back in 2014 prior to being suspended for 2 years by the NSAC, talks of a ‘Chael Sonnen return’ have always been a subject of interest to the MMA community. While many believed that Sonnen would return when his suspension was up on July 23rd of...

Mar 3, 2016 10:24 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor breaks down the top 10 pound-for-pound fighters in the world

Do you agree with @thenotoriousmma's P4P rankings? #ufc196 A video posted by MMAFighting.com (@mmafightingdotcom) on Mar 2, 2016 at 10:06pm PST UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor feels that he is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world, and also takes more than just the spot of number one. “The Notorious” spoke with the media on...

Mar 3, 2016 10:06 am

Matt Brown and Tryon Woodley get into Twitter beef over Conor McGregor

Top ranked welterweights Matt Brown and Tyron Woodley got into quite the heated Twitter feud recently after Brown stated that McGregor deserves a welterweight title shot more than Woodley does. That did’t sit too well with Woodley, who fired back, igniting a Twitter feud between the pair. .@Iamtheimmortal: @TheNotoriousMMA deserves welterweight title shot more than...

Mar 3, 2016 9:26 am

Conor McGregor says he would beat Robbie Lawler: ‘I’m too fast for him’

It looks like UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s choice to give Nate Diaz their fight at welterweight may have been a planned tactic for a fight with UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. “I mean, why not? That’s probably the leading option,” McGregor said during the open workouts on Wednesday (transcribed by MMA Fighting). “I like...