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Nick Diaz just signed a new 3-fight deal with the UFC

After 16 months away from the cage, many folks were beginning to wonder if former UFC title challenger and three-time defending Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz may never come out of retirement after all. Earlier today, Diaz visited Zuffa HQ to work on on deal with the his old friends Dana and Lorenzo. Papers were signed, and photos were snapped. He’s back @nickdiaz209 just signed...
Via Fight Booth
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Comes Out Of Retirement, Agrees To New Deal With The UFC

Nick Diaz stated after his loss at UFC 158 in March of 2013 to George St-Pierre that he was retiring. Since then, Diaz had been offered numerous fights by the UFC and turned every one of them down. Now Diaz has had a change of heart. UFC president Dana White announced today Diaz has signed a three fight contract extension to return to the company. He's back @nickdiaz209 just...
Via Between The Ropes
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

UFC fight night Dublin: The Irish are taking over

Some events in MMA are just flat out unforgettable. We all remember where we were when Forrest Griffin and Stephen Bonnar went toe to toe for the first Ultimate Fighter finale. Every fight fan can remember where they were when Chris Weidman knocked out Anderson Silva. And every fight fan will remember where they were when Ireland took over the UFC. To call it a take over is putting...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Anderson Silva Is A Scary Man

I’d pay big bucks to see him and Nick Diaz go at it…Hopefully Dana and the crew can make it happen. Video: Anderson Silva gets his leg worked on Nick Diaz talks about his first fight ever
Via Tito Couture
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Anderson Silva Gets His Leg Worked On

Absolutely no reason that Anderson Siva needed to come back from his brutal leg injury back at UFC 168 but his desire to recuperate and return to the cage is exactly the mentality that has allowed him to accomplish all that he has and be considered one of, if not the best fighter ever. All the best to Anderson, very excited to see him back in action  and I just hope standing across...
Via Tito Couture
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Donald Cerrone set for assault on top-five contender

Heading into the main event of Wednesday’s UFC Fight Night, both Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller were hoping that a hard-fought victory over a top-ten opponent would be enough to advance up the lightweight ladder and into the cage with a big-name contender. But after an enticing opening round that featured more than a few crowd-pleasing exchanges, Cerrone unleashed a deadly combination...
Via Sports-Glory
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Weidman Off To The Espy’s With His Lovely Wife

The UFC middleweight champ was nominated for an ESPY for this amazing victory over the greatest fighter of all time, Anderson Silva.  Chris did not end up winning an award but still represented the sport and himself well.  Pretty bad ass to show up to an event like the ESPYs with a mini black eye and when people ask about it Chris can reply, “Oh, no big deal, just had a five...
Via Tito Couture
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Lyoto Machida versus Anderson Silva the UFC’s Manny Paquiao and Floyd Mayweather?

The one fight we will not see in boxing that we should is Manny Paquiao versus Floyd Mayweather. We never will see it and it breaks my fight fan heart. The MMA fight we did not get was Anderson Silva versus Lyoto Machida in their primes. The reasons these fights did not and will not happen are very different. It is all about the “Money” man The reason we will not see the boxers...
Via Fight Booth
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Promises Little Girl He’ll Fight Again (Video)

Anderson Silva began sparring last week and already he’s being asked when he will make his return. It’s not the media drilling him with tough questions though, it’s a little girl in his home country of Brazil. This girl has a serious future in journalism. When she ask Silva when he’ll fight again he responds, “I’ll fight next year.” Then like any good journalist she...
Via BlackSportsOnline
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva returns to sparring (Video)

When Anderson Silva snapped his left leg (breaking his left fibula and tibia) on Chris Weidman’s shin last December at UFC 168, many thought the record setting champion was finished. Less than six months later, the following video has surfaced of Silva training with a lot of focus on his leg, new rod and all. “The Spider” looks to be headed back to the Octagon sooner rather...
Via Fight Booth
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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