Cristiano Ronaldo spars with Conor McGregor in gym

Cristiano Ronaldo, fresh off Portugal’s Euro 2016 win, is a pretty popular guy right now. In fact, he’s viewed as the best footballer in the world by many. He recently hung out and sparred with a guy who, for awhile, was pretty popular himself, until he got knocked out by Nate Diaz. Ronaldo visited McGregor’s Straight Blast Gym in Dublin, Ireland Sunday, and that’s when...
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UFC's dangerous drug-testing inconsistency and hypocrisy demands answers

"Everybody is on steroids," Nate Diaz is fond of saying, in reference to his UFC athlete peers. The only real correction worth making of Nate, there, is that the gamut of banned performance-enhancing drugs used by a great deal of fighters is a lot more diverse than simply anabolic steroids.There are pain-killers, and blood-doping, and hormone therapies, and many other banned treatments...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz emphasizes that he is a lightweight

Nate Diaz may have beaten Conor McGregor at welterweight in March and the two may be fighting again at the same weight, but Diaz is still emphatic that he is not a welterweight. The 209 bro shared a photo of a promotional image to his Instagram account Sunday that advertised him as a welterweight. In his caption for the photo, he questioned the welterweight tag and stated that he...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz reminds people that he's not a welterweight

UFC 202 main-event competitor Nate Diaz accepted a fight against Conor McGregor just a week before UFC 196, and due to the short notice, the bout was contested at 170 pounds instead of the originally planned 155 pounds.Diaz would go on to win that bout before accepting a rematch, again at welterweight, in part because McGregor wants to prove he can beat Diaz under the same conditions...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo wins UFC Featherweight Title, calls out Conor McGregor octagonside

Look out, Conor McGregor: Jose Aldo is coming for you. Again. The latter defeated Frankie Edgar by unanimous decision Saturday at UFC 200 to win the fighting company’s featherweight championship, and he immediately ran to the fence to yell at McGregor and let him know his belt was no longer safe. Aldo pledges to beat "this guy," points to Conor McGregor. — Bleacher Report...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Daniel Cormier reacts to news of Jon Jones' positive test

Jon Jones tearfully apologized Thursday and tried to explain the potential doping violation that bounced him from UFC 200, but how his opponent, Daniel Cormier, first reacted to the news was unknown. Until now. Cameras captured the moment UFC president Dana White told Cormier about Jones’ positive test Wednesday night in Las Vegas, and it’s hard to watch, to say the least....
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz Fires Expletives At Arena Speakers During UFC 202 Presser

LAS VEGAS — Nate Diaz is known for his expletive-laden trash talk, but Conor McGregor wasn’t the victim of his verbal attacks on Thursday during the UFC 202 press conference at T-Mobile Arena. Instead, it was the sound system at the brand-new building set to host UFC 200 this Saturday. Diaz was having difficulty understanding questions asked by reporters during the presser because...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor says he will 'toy' with Nate Diaz in rematch at UFC 202

A loss to Nate Diaz back in March taught UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor some valuable lessons, but it certainly didn't dampen his confidence.The outspoken Irishman appeared at an event to help promote his coach John Kavanagh's new book "Win or Learn" and while he was there he spoke at length about his upcoming rematch with Diaz.McGregor has said time and time again that...
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28 days ago  |  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

Nate, Nick Diaz Train With Jean-Claude Van Damme, Learn Kickboxing Tips

Nick and Nate Diaz have returned to their fighting roots, meaning Jean-Claude Van Damme has a brand new role. Don’t worry, there’s a relation. Van Damme this week spent time training the Diaz brothers, teaching the mixed-martial artists some of the finer points of kickboxing. Nick Diaz told TMZ the sessions were more than educational because they gave the brothers a chance to...
May 03, 2016  |  Discuss

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