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Aug 23, 2016 4:37 pm

Joe Rogan’s brilliant matchmaking: Nick Diaz vs. Conor McGregor

Prior to Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz, the featherweight champ stated that the pair would need a trilogy fight when he won the rematch. McGregor did just that, winning via majority decision this past Saturday in Las Vegas. During his post-fight Octagon interview, McGregor stated that he wants the trilogy fight to...

Aug 23, 2016 12:07 pm

Daniel Cormier shuts down talk of Anthony Johnson vs. Jon Jones fight

This past weekend at UFC 202, Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson left MMA fans in awe as he picked up a spectacular one-punch knockout win over #2 ranked Glover Teixeira in just 13 seconds. Following the win, Johnson and UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier both verbally agreed to a fight. Despite that, UFC President Dana White...

Aug 23, 2016 12:01 pm

Ronda Rousey won’t return at historic UFC 205 card in New York

It’s now been 9 months since former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey stepped into the Octagon. After being brutally knocked out by Holly Holm in the main event of UFC 193, Rousey’s began her indefinite hiatus from the Octagon. While the initial plan was for Rousey to film several movies in Hollywood before returning...


Aug 23, 2016 11:19 am

Opening betting odds for Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz III

The dust has yet to settle following Saturday’s UFC 202 main event scrap between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, where McGregor was awarded a majority decision win. Despite that, oddsmakers have already released the opening betting odds for a trilogy fight between the pair. While Nate Diaz has stated that he wants an immediate rematch...

Aug 23, 2016 9:15 am

Andre Pederneiras: Conor McGregor isn’t confident for Jose Aldo rematch

At the end of 2015, Conor McGregor stepped into the Octagon for what many believed to be the toughest test of his mixed martial arts career. Opposite McGregor was undisputed UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, who had yet to taste defeat inside the Octagon as he reigned as the 145 pound kingpin. McGregor made short...

Aug 23, 2016 8:35 am

VIDEO | Brendan Schaub’s bold prediction for Conor McGregor post-UFC 202

Going into UFC 202, there was quite a bit of pressure on UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. Regardless of whether or not McGregor won the fight and avenged his UFC 196 loss to Nate Diaz, UFC President Dana White had stated that McGregor would return to featherweight or vacate the 145 pound belt. Following the...

Aug 23, 2016 8:18 am

Opening Conor McGregor vs. Jose Aldo II betting odds

Leading up to Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’ highly anticipated UFC 202 rematch, UFC President Dana White was adamant that McGregor would return to featherweight after the fight, regardless of the outcome, for a title unification fight with interim champion Jose Aldo. McGregor, who knocked out Aldo in just 13 seconds at UFC 194, has...

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 11:19 am

UFC 202 Bonus Report

UFC 202 in Las Vegas delivered some memorable fights and solid finishes. With that said, UFC President Dana White handed out four “Performance of the night” awards at tonight’s UFC 202 post fight press conference. Those $50,000 ‘UFC 202’ bonuses went to the following fighters: Performance of the night bonus – Donald Cerrone earned a...

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 18, 2016 6:11 pm

Report: Erectile dysfunction pill the reason for Jon Jones’ positive test

The MMA community was taken for a wild ride when Jon Jones was pulled from the UFC 200 main event for an Anti-Doping Policy violation. While Jones and his team have been adamant that the former UFC light heavyweight champion “would never cheat,” both he and Dana White have recently said that they have found...

Aug 18, 2016 4:53 pm

VIDEO | McGregor & Diaz could face suspensions & fines, in addition to lawsuit

In the aftermath of yesterday’s UFC 202 pre-fight press conference altercation that saw Team Diaz and Conor McGregor throwing objects at each other from across the room, NSAC chairman Anthony Marnell stated that the issue would likely be discussed at an upcoming hearing. Now, UFC President Dana White has revealed that both men will likely...

Aug 18, 2016 11:17 am

Members of team Nate Diaz and Team Conor McGregor banned from UFC 202 weigh-ins

There was a war between Team Nate Diaz and Team Conor McGregor at the UFC 202 press conference on Wednesday. Everything from coffee to rolls of tape were thrown at the opposing sides, which caused the press conference to be shut down early. To do their best to prevent a melee from breaking out during...

Aug 18, 2016 8:13 am

Nate Diaz explains why he walked out of UFC 202 pre-fight press conference

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, things went from bad to worse when UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor arrived. While many were glad to see McGregor show up to the press conference, even if he was nearly 30 minutes late, UFC superstar Nate Diaz wasn’t too happy with McGregor being on his own...

Aug 17, 2016 3:26 pm

VIDEO | McGregor-Diaz altercation from Nate Diaz’s perspective

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz appeared together on stage for just several minutes before Diaz left the stage and returned with his entire team and began throwing things at McGregor. McGregor fired back with objects of his own before UFC President Dana White and a security team...

Aug 17, 2016 2:57 pm

NSAC reacts to Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz altercation

Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference, the event was cut short after the Diaz brothers stormed the event with their entire team and began throwing water bottles at Conor McGregor. McGregor responded by grabbing various items from the stage, including Monster Energy cans, and throwing them back at the Diaz brothers while...

Aug 17, 2016 1:39 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz and team storm press conference, cause massive incident

Well that happened! 😳 #UFC202 https://t.co/zlXVcpwgOY — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) August 17, 2016 Wednesday afternoon at the UFC 202 press conference, Conor McGregor told Nate Diaz to bring his entire team to the event. This prompted Nate Diaz to walk-out mid press conference, and return with his team, including his brother Nick Diaz. The Stockton...

Aug 17, 2016 10:16 am

Tyron Woodley fires back at Conor McGregor for calling him a bum

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is never one to shy away from talking trash. While McGregor is slated to fight Nate Diaz in a highly anticipated welterweight rematch at UFC 202 this Saturday, he hasn’t refrained from trash talking many other UFC stars. That hasn’t sat too well with UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, who...

Aug 16, 2016 5:29 pm

UFC light heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier clarifies who his next opponent will be

Earlier this afternoon UFC President Dana White shocked the MMA world when he gave a major update in regards to Jon Jones’ failed drug test case with the US Anti-Doping Agency. Jones was expected to fight current UFC light heavyweight champion and bitter rival Daniel Cormier in the headliner of last month’s UFC 200 event in Las...

Aug 16, 2016 3:28 pm

Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones USADA update

Tuesday afternoon UFC President Dana White shocked the MMA community as he gave a major update in regards to Jon Jones’ failed drug test case with the US Anti-Doping Agency. Jones, who was pulled from UFC 200 for a failed out-of-competition drug test, actually “did not take the drug everybody thought he took” according to...

Aug 16, 2016 2:32 pm

PHOTO | Reebok releases Georges St-Pierre fight kit, return imminent?

While there has been no official word yet on whether or not former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre will return to the Octagon, Reebok just dropped a major bombshell on the MMA community. For the first time since the UFC’s partnership with Reebok, a Georges St-Pierre ‘Fight Kit’ is on the Reebok Canada store. The...

Aug 16, 2016 9:48 am

Conor McGregor noncommittal about return to 145 after Nate Diaz rematch

With Conor McGregor’s highly anticipated welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz less than a week away, many are wondering what will be next for the featherweight champ. While UFC President Dana White has stated that McGregor will have to go down to featherweight to fight Jose Aldo in a title unification fight, McGregor appears to have...

Aug 14, 2016 1:47 pm

Report | GSP turns down title fight with Woodley after failed negotiations with the UFC

It appears that newly crowned UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will not be squaring off with former title holder Georges St-Pierre in his first UFC title defense. UFC president Dana White stated earlier this week that Woodley would be making his first title defense against current division number one contender Stephen Thompson. Woodley fired back...

Aug 14, 2016 11:59 am

Tyron Woodley: Stephen Wonder Woman Thompson can go fight Robbie Lawler

Tyron Woodley became the UFC’s undisputed welterweight champion at UFC 201 in Atlanta by scoring a first-round knockout win over Robbie Lawler. Since then there has been much debate as to who Woodley should be fighting in his first title defense. UFC president Dana White has stated that number one contender Stephen Thompson would be...

Aug 13, 2016 9:05 pm

Conor McGregor is unsure if he will return to featherweight

Earlier this week, UFC president Dana White stated that current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor would be returning to 145-pounds for his next fight, this after he squares off with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 next weekend. With that said, Conor would be returning to featherweight to have a title unification bout with current interim...