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Remember that Nick Diaz retirement? To the shock of nobody, Diaz’s retirement plans have changed. Not only does Nick Diaz want to fight again but he is calling out the biggest dog in the UFC yard. Nick Diaz wants Anderson Silva!
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I had a thought just a few months ago that if Anderson Silva dispatched of his top money-making rival Chael Sonnen in their second meeting as he did that longest running UFC champ would be left without a lot of options moving forward.
Well, I’m happy to say that I was completely wrong.
With a string of recent impressive performances there is a long line of fighters with a reasonable...
With announcements bombarding fight fans from all angles on Wednesday, Thursday has proven to be a slow mixed martial arts news day … thus far.
To help spice things up, UFC welterweight king Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) has released a video of himself and his surgically-repaired right knee hitting the pads.
From the looks of things, it appears GSP is well on his way to a full...
Forget about a blockbuster bout against UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, Nick Diaz (Pictured) is calling for a shot at middleweight king Anderson Silva. But first things first, that means Diaz intends to return to the sport he claimed he was finished with.
“For the last couple of months, I’ve watched Nick begin to frequent the gym more and more,” Diaz’s longtime...
photo via Esther Lin for Strikeforce One of the many stories buzzing around the mma world this week was that Nick Diaz had an announcement to make. That announcement would be made on graciefighter and would be made this evening at 4 p.m. Diaz/PT time, 7 p.m ET. Well that time has passed, and the announcement has been made. If you're a fight fan, then it's a good one. Join...
The Nick Diaz saga has taken yet another turn.
Diaz’s coach Cesar Gracie took to graciefighter.com to give an update on the troubled welterweight’s status. Highlights of the statements are as follows:
To address the NSAC suspension, I will say that we have appealed to the courts and if things go our way, it will be plausible that Nick could return as early as sometime at the...
Spike TV replaced Mike Straka on its wildly popular MMA Uncensored with an equally knowledgeable guy, Luke Thomas. It was Straka's recent TapouT Radio interview that begs one for more knowledge as...
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The hardest working man in the biz took a break to hang with Rob Dyrdek and our good buddies over at Young & Reckless. Here is Dana getting towed into the foam pit. I’m gonna let him slide on the form, but only because it was his birthday.-TO
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Apparently, the Gambling Gods are completely unfazed by Georges St-Pierre’s (Pictured) surgically-repaired right knee and the UFC welterweight king’s extended hiatus.
By the time the cage door slams shut at UFC 154, it will have been 19 long months since GSP last stepped inside the Octagon. Nonetheless, St-Pierre is pegged as nearly a 4-to-1 odds-on favorite to trounce interim...
“No opponent makes sense for Anderson at this moment unless we do a catchweight against Georges St. Pierre. They didn’t offer the fight, but he’s the only one that could do a super fight. Anderson has the biggest paycheck in the UFC, and you can’t promote an event with these amateur kids that are coming [...]
Nick Diaz’s retirement, as expected, has been short-lived. Earlier today, Diaz’s trainer and manager, Cesar Gracie announced the controversial welterweight’s future plans and they include a challenge to UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. Gracie posted the following statement on GracieFighter.com:
“It’s been a trying time these last 4 months as I have been faced...
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In an interview with The Province, UFC boss Dana White was asked about the best promoters of all-time. He put Vince McMahon at number two, behind P.T. Barnum. Yes, the circus guy.
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