17814 Search Results for MMA

Mar 3, 2016 2:16 pm

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz get into scuffle at UFC 196 press conference

Just two days to go!! @TheNotoriousMMA vs. @NateDiaz209 at #UFC196 https://t.co/aLBcuE5YVd — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) March 3, 2016 At the UFC 196 press conference on Thursday Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz exchanged verbal jabs for nearly 45 minutes. At the conclusion of the press conference the pair came face to face for a staredown, which...

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 1:46 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 11:39 am

Dada 5000 released from hospital nearly 2 weeks after fight with Kimbo Slice

The much talked about fight between Kimbo Slice and Dada 5000 took place nearly two weeks ago on Feb. 19 at Bellator 149 and Dada 5000 has just been released from the hospital being admitted immediately after the fight. The lackluster fight ended with both opponents heavily gassed out with Kimbo ending the fight by...

Mar 3, 2016 11:35 am

VIDEO | UFC 196: Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz – Extended Preview

With the UFC 196 press conference featuring Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz, Holly Holm, and Miesha Tate happening on Thursday afternoon, the UFC has released the extended preview of UFC 196. The event will go down on Saturday from the MGM Grand Garden arena. The fight card is currently as follows: Main card (PPV) Conor McGregor...

Mar 3, 2016 11:00 am

PHOTO | CM Punk’s official EA Sports UFC 2 character ratings

While CM Punk is currently signed to the UFC, he has yet to sign a contact and receive an official fight date. After Mickey Gall defeated Mike Jackson last month, the pair were expected to fight at UFC 200, however Punk was forced to undergo back surgery, further delaying his UFC debut once again. Despite...

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...

Mar 3, 2016 9:26 am

PHOTO | Conor McGregor stunning size comparison – UFC 194 vs. UFC 196

It’s no secret that Conor McGregor had a brutal weight cut when he was dropping down to fight at featherweight. Ahead of McGregor’s fight with Nate Diaz on Saturday at UFC 196, which will go down at welterweight, a member of The UnderGround compared the size of McGregor prior to UFC 194 with the size...

Mar 3, 2016 8:51 am

VIDEO | Daniel Cormier reacts to Jon Jones’ meme of him

Daniel Cormier @dc_mma so funny talking about @JonnyBones "Carl Winslow" Instagram post on @FOXSportsLive last night https://t.co/WLSTxjyChq — Jay Onrait (@JayOnrait) March 3, 2016 Recently, former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones posted a meme on Instagram taunting Daniel Cormier. The meme was a photoshop of the UFC 197 fight poster, with Daniel Cormier replaced...