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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...

Aug 8, 2016 12:08 am

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

Conor McGregor has what he calls the most important fight of his life coming up on August 20. “The Notorious” will get his chance to avenge his first loss in the UFC to Nate Diaz and the crew from UFC on FOX gave a glimpse of the mega fight as well as the co-main event...

Aug 7, 2016 1:40 pm

Nate Diaz clarifies his “The UFC played me again” post

Nate Diaz turned heads in late July when he tweeted his apparent displeasure with the UFC the day after appearing on Conan. Diaz announced on social media that the “UFC played me again,” along with the hashtag #trustnobody. However, on Friday’s UFC 202 media conference call Diaz clarified his tweet and its meaning: “It was...

Aug 7, 2016 12:16 pm

VIDEO | Take a look at Conor McGregor’s training camp for UFC 202

The piper will be paid, and the price will be high. A video posted by Coach Kavanagh (@coach_kavanagh) on Aug 6, 2016 at 2:00pm PDT Coach Kavanagh took a moment to film his star pupil, Conor McGregor, while training for his upcoming UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz. Conor was submitted by Nate in the...

Aug 6, 2016 2:58 am

Nate Diaz admits that Conor McGregor ‘was a shortcut’

Nate Diaz has gotten a lot more attention after beating Conor McGregor at UFC 196. During the UFC 202 conference call on Friday, Diaz was asked about how he leveraged to get paid what he wanted as both the UFC and McGregor were the ones pushing for a rematch. “The Notorious” chimed in on Diaz’s...

Aug 5, 2016 1:11 pm

Nate Diaz is definitely moving the needle as his video goes viral

UFC President Dana White once made a comment that Nate Diaz was not a needle mover and couldn’t sell fights like his older brother Nick. White could not have been more wrong now that Diaz has notched one win over the promotion’s biggest draw in Conor McGregor. Recently, Diaz was featured in a special on...

Aug 5, 2016 2:40 am

VIDEO | UFC 202 appetizer – Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 1 full fight

As UFC 202 approaches, the UFC has unlocked for a limited time the full fight between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz 1, which took place at UFC 196. Take a closer look and go back and review just how their first fight played out. Do you notice anything after being able to watch and review...

Aug 3, 2016 2:14 pm

Two high-profile bouts targeted for UFC 204

While there has been no official word as to what fight will headline UFC 204 on October 8th, there are two high profile fights that are being targeted for the card. In addition to the rumored Bisping vs. Henderson rematch going down in the main event, MMAFighting is reporting that Jimi Manuwa vs. Ovince Saint...

Aug 3, 2016 10:58 am

Jose Aldo gives major update on Conor McGregor’s next fight

Current UFC interim featherweight champion Jose Aldo is longing to avenge his KO loss to Conor McGregor. Following an impressive win over Frankie Edgar to capture the interim title at UFC 200, Aldo is just waiting for McGregor to finish his business with the non-title welterweight fight with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 so that...

Aug 2, 2016 11:56 am

VIDEO | What do fellow fighters think of Conor McGregor?

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is a polarizing figure. With his brash “Notorious” attitude, McGregor is a huge draw for the UFC and will get his chance to make a career statement when he meets Nate Diaz in another non-title welterweight fight at UFC 202. Check out what fellow fighters and familiar faces from the...