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Nate Diaz Blasts Steroid Use Once Again In Fascinating Interview

We all know what transpired at UFC 200 and the ramifications of Jon Jones failed drug test. We are also aware that Nate Diaz is not one to hold his tongue.  This was evident in his obscure cage side interview with Joe Rogan at UFC 200 itself. In another interview over the weekend with Fox Sports’ “The Buzzer,” the younger Diaz brother …

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Daniel Cormier Issues Statement After New UFC 200 Opponent Confirmed

On Wednesday night, the news was confirmed that Jon Jones was removed from the UFC 200 card after allegedly testing positive for performance enhancing drugs.  In the hours that followed, the sporting media attempted to wrap their heads around the gravity of the news for the event in question, and the two men involved. Jon Jones held a press conference …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Teases A Trilogy With Nate Diaz

As if two heavily controversial fights weren’t enough for Conor McGregor… _____ Nate Diaz was supposed to be a stop-gap. A stepping stone to greener pastures. A body to placate the baying masses. Upon replacing Rafael dos Anjos when the latter pulled out of his UFC 196 bout with Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz was already being looked past. Talk had already turned …

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Watch: Full UFC 202 Conor McGregor Vs Nate Diaz Press Conference

If you missed today’s UFC 202 press conference featuring both Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz…what were you thinking? Honestly, what was so important? As if the pair’s previous verbal interactions weren’t enough to sell this event, the news that Jon Jones had been ripped from the main event of UFC 200 just days in advance added even more spice to …

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Watch Live: UFC 202 Press Conference With Conor McGregor And Nate Diaz Promises To Be Electric

Words like ‘unmissable’ and phrases like ‘must-see’ no longer do justice to today’s UFC 202 press conference featuring both Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. They may have been suitable descriptors 24 hours ago, but now they seem like embarrassing understatements. The news that Jon Jones has been pulled from the UFC 200 main event after being flagged for a potential …

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Watch: Five Defining Moments Of Conor McGregor’s Career To Date

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 12: Conor McGregor of Ireland celebrates after defeating Jose Aldo of Brazil in their featherweight championship bout during the UFC 194 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Conor McGregor will take on Nate Diaz next month in their long awaited rematch at UFC 202, following ‘retirements’ and scheduling issues. Following the Irishman’s defeat to Diaz at UFC 196 in March, his first UFC defeat, the MMA world has been waiting for the rematch between the mismatched opponents. Diaz is at best a lightweight, though he is far more …

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Opinion: The UFC Cannot Afford Another Loss For McGregor

With the mouth-watering rematch of Conor McGregor versus Nate Diaz impending upon us at the UFC 202 this August, is this mounting more pressure on UFC boss Dana White for an Irish win than McGregor himself? After the shock loss of McGregor to Diaz in Vegas last March, there has been much anticipation about a rematch for the Dubliner and, …

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Jon Jones Explains What Sets Him Apart From Conor McGregor And Ronda Rousey

There is an old cliche which suggests that fighting is 90% mental and 10% physical. Although the percentages can vary slightly from utterance to utterance, the key point remains – one’s success in the actual physical act is impacted massively by psychological factors. In this context, confidence is usually the thing most associated with successful combat sports athletes, although the …

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Two Cracking Fights Added To UFC 202 Line-Up

UFC 202 may well turn out to be among the most exciting events of 2016, as a number of consistent crowd pleasers have just been added to the card. The August 20th show was already a salivating prospect due to the fact that Conor McGregor’s highly-anticipated welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz sat in the headline slot, but the addition of …

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Grappling Ace Waxes Lyrical About Conor McGregor’s Ground Game And Work Ethic

Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt Dillon Danis believes that the prevailing opinion within the MMA community regarding Conor McGregor’s grappling game is way off the mark. The New Jersey submission specialist has been in Dublin for the last couple of weeks training with ‘The Notorious’ one at SBG Concorde and he has been very impressed with what he has seen. “Conor is amazing …

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