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Nate Diaz Tells Ariel That He Is Finished With Lightweight

Nate Diaz took part in a rare interview today, speaking to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani in a lengthy chat which saw him discuss his future and current standing in the UFC. A lot of people believe that these two are connected only by their common rivalry with the former featherweight and lightweight champion Conor McGregor, but back in 2015, when both …

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Nate Diaz: “I Ain’t Fighting No Trilogy, He Already Got Whipped”

Nate Diaz has given a characteristically blunt take on the UFC 229 main-event showdown between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. Speaking to TMZ, Diaz gave his take on both men before supposedly ruling himself out of a third and final matchup with Conor. “I think Conor has got a way better fight style. That fool [Khabib] ain’t fought nobody. “I ain’t fighting …

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The MMA World’s Initial Reaction To Conor McGregor’s Most Legendary Tweet

It has been two years to the day since Conor McGregor’s legendary tweet that sent the sporting world into nothing short of an absolute frenzy. Long before he was engaging in crossover super-fights and throwing ‘dollies’ at buses, Conor McGregor was the newly-crowned featherweight champion of the world who had just been submitted in one of the most shocking upsets …

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Conor McGregor Pays Tribute To One Of Boxing’s Greatest Trilogies As Return Speculation Continues

Conor McGregor has paid tribute to one of the sport of boxings’ most revered trilogies as speculation over his seemingly inevitable return continues to be rampant. Is this a clue to the notorious champion’s intentions? Yesterday, the UFC’s lightweight strap-holder Conor McGregor posted a picture of himself standing next to a rare signed photo of the legendary boxers Muhammad Ali …

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Conor McGregor Is Being Sued Over Can-Slinging Incident During Infamous UFC 202 Presser Melee

Over a year on from Nate Diaz’s bird-flipping, swear-slinging, bottle-tossing departure from the UFC 202 final press conference, from Dana White’s desperate pleas with Conor McGregor not to respond in kind and from McGregor’s subsequent decision to complete ignore the UFC president, we are still finding new reasons to talk about the most infamous presser melee in MMA history. While …

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Bisping Believes He Knows The Remedy To McGregor’s Stamina Problems

Following his second-round submission defeat to Nate Diaz at UFC 196, one that was at least partly attributable to fatigue, Conor McGregor made significant changes to his training regimen.  The Irishman had often favoured flexibility over structure in his training camps, volume of work, perhaps, over quality, but his first setback in the UFC made him reconsider this approach – …

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Watch: Brendan Schaub Breaks Down Exactly What Happened During Confrontation With Nate Diaz

Brendan Schaub broke down exactly what happened after a video emerged of him having a minor row with UFC lightweight Nate Diaz backstage after the Mayweather-McGregor fight last weekend. Both Nate Diaz and his older brother Nick are not exactly known for their cool-headedness, in fact, the brothers Diaz have been involved in some of the most entertaining feuds and …

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Nate Diaz’s Coach Makes Bizarre Substance Abuse Allegations Towards Conor McGregor

Richard Perez has made some pretty outlandish allegations aimed at the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor during a radio appearance earlier today. Rivalries in combat sports often give completely new meaning to the word ‘animosity’ but there are few that we have seen in the last decade that come close that the tension that exists between Conor McGregor and Nate …

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Watch: Incredible Compilation Highlights The Huge Respect Between Conor McGregor & The Diaz Brothers

A new compilation video released recently proves beyond all doubt that despite the clear animosity that exists on the surface, true respect can be found beneath the rivalry between Conor McGregor and the brothers Diaz. Last year’s UFC 196 and UFC 202 saw the blossoming of one of MMA’s most electric rivalries as Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz went 1-1 …

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