Tyron Woodley wants Nick Diaz or Georges St-Pierre for first title defense

Fresh off his first-round knockout of Robbie Lawler to claim the welterweight title, Tyron Woodley wasted no time taking aim at his next opponent.While Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson is the most deserving candidate based on accomplishments and rankings, Woodley already is looking past him in favor of a couple of potential bouts that could score him a huge payday.Woodley spoke to FS1...
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Robbie Lawler reveals why he issued terrifying warning to Conor McGregor

In the days after UFC 201 was announced, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and his opponent Tyron Woodley engaged in a series of interviews to promote their upcoming main event fight in Atlanta.One particular stop at a local TV station saw Lawler quizzed about a potential fight with Conor McGregor despite his loss to Nate Diaz in his first trip to 170 pounds in the UFC.In chilling...
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2 days ago

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...
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Nate Diaz recalls the time he tried to buy a Cadillac and a house for $16,000

In 2007, Nate Diaz submitted Gray Maynard to win The Ultimate Fighter 5 and exclaimed "I'm rich" at the end.The victory netted him roughly $16,000 and as Diaz explains to Andy Nesbitt in a Facebook Live interview, he wanted to use the proceeds to purchase a Cadillac for himself and a house for his mother.  "I was young and didn't really have any concept of anything" says the...
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4 days ago

Conor McGregor's coach predicts result of Nate Diaz rematch

Conor McGregor’s coach expects a much different result this time around. McGregor is scheduled to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on Aug. 20 in a rematch of the fighters’ UFC 196 bout, which Diaz won via a second-round submission. McGregor said after his UFC 196 loss that he became tired early in the fight — perhaps a product of him jumping up two weight classes — but the Irishman’s...
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Cristiano Ronaldo steps into the Octagon with Conor McGregor

Don't worry Real Madrid, it's just a photo op. Cristiano Ronaldo met up with UFC superstar Conor McGregor in Las Vegas this weekend, squaring up with the featherweight champion for a picture in the Octagon: Ronaldo, who is friends with McGregor's trainer John Kavanagh, is currently vacationing in the United States, so obviously one of the stops had to be Las Vegas. McGregor is...
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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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6 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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20 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...
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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...
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June 01, 2016  |  Discuss

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