Conor McGregor favored to win over Eddie Alvarez, Jose Aldo and Nate Diaz

Conor McGregor has a few options for his next fight, and it appears that he will be the favorite in all of them.Fresh off a five-round majority decision win over Nate Diaz at UFC 202, McGregor has been rumored for a few different matchups for his next bout with a couple championship opportunities as well.The UFC wants McGregor to fight Jose Aldo in his first featherweight title defense...
Via FOX Sports
6 days ago

Nate Diaz taunts Conor McGregor just days after UFC 202 ends

There was a lot of mutual respect shared between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor after their five-round battle came to a close at UFC 202 last Saturday night.Of course it didn't take long for the rivalry to heat back up again.Diaz took to Twitter on late Monday night to drop a message clearly aimed at McGregor after he celebrated his majority decision win over the former "Ultimate Fighter...
Via FOX Sports
7 days ago

Report: Dana White nixes third Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz fight

UFC president Dana White is shockingly not interested in a third bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, based on comments he made to TMZ Sports. “The war was fun and super successful but I’m movin’ on,” White said. Instead, he wants McGregor to either fight Jose Aldo or surrender his 145-pound title belt to the featherweight challenger, or he can drop down to 155...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

McGregor denies breaking foot in win over Diaz

Conor McGregor denied initial reports that he had broken his foot during his bout with Nate Diaz, confirming only that his shin was quite beaten up. Immediately after the fight, it was said that McGregor’s foot was broken, presumably a result of a number of leg kicks he delivered. However, when speaking to the media, McGregor said that his foot was fine - his shin was simply in...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Diaz upset with UFC 202 verdict, says McGregor ran from him

Saturday’s bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz at UFC 202 was one of the most tightly contested main events you’ll see. And while that made for thrilling theater, it also stirred up plenty of controversy. McGregor was awarded the victory by a hair in a slim 48-47, 47-47, 48-47 decision. He won by adopting a more controlled, calculated strategy, letting Diaz come to...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor prevails over Nate Diaz despite broken foot

Conor McGregor was determined to get back in the win column at UFC 202. Really determined. That should come as no surprise after he shockingly lost to Nate Diaz at UFC 196 via submission, but the lengths McGregor went to Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas were pretty incredible. “The Notorious” was limping as he walked away from the octagon following his majority-decision...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Win or lose, McGregor and Diaz are set for huge paydays at UFC 202

Conor McGregor doesn’t even have to beat Nate Diaz on Saturday night to earn the biggest fight purse in UFC history. He just has to show up. McGregor is set to take home a disclosed fight purse of $3 million at UFC 202, while Diaz trails at $2 million, according to information released by the Nevada Athletic Commission. To put those two purses into perspective, McGregor broke...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: McGregor-Diaz UFC 202 presser turns to chaos

There’s never a dull moment when Conor McGregor is around, especially when there’s a microphone in his hands. “The Notorious” showed up fashionably late to his UFC 202 press conference ahead of his big rematch Saturday with Nate Diaz, but he more than made up for it with his usual brash answers and a highly entertaining confrontation with Diaz. It all went to hell when...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor talks trash to Nate Diaz on ‘Conan’

Nate Diaz appeared on “Conan” this week, and to the surprise of no one, there was a lot of talk about his upcoming rematch with Conor McGregor. Diaz knocked McGregor out when the two last fought back in March, the same night Holly Holm KO’d Ronda Rousey. Those two upsets shocked fans and analysts alike, and now talk is heating up about the Diaz-McGregor rematch. The cocky...
Via The Sports Daily
July 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz: I'm the only one in MMA who can beat Mayweather

There has been a ton of talk surrounding a potential MMA vs. boxing fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr., but the last man who beat McGregor in the octagon does not believe the Irishman would present Mayweather with the biggest challenge the UFC could offer. Early Wednesday morning, Nate Diaz tweeted that he believes he is the only MMA fighter who could beat Mayweather...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 01, 2016  |  Discuss

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