Nick Diaz: ‘I’m the original Conor McGregor’

The fallout from Nick Diaz’s five-year suspension and hefty fine levied by the Nevada State Athletic Commission continues. In an interview with MMA Fighting following Monday’s hearing, Diaz opened up about his past and told the story of how not long before his first fight his girlfriend had committed suicide and he would run seven miles … Read more

TUF 22 premiere with McGregor and Faber peaks at 745,000 viewers

The Ultimate Fighter season 22 (TUF 22) special two-hour premiere aired Wednesday night on Fox Sports 1 and delivered the most-watched season debut since Fall 2013 when Ronda Rousey coached opposite Miesha Tate on season 18. The TUF 22 premiere showcased 16 bouts between UFC hopefuls competing for a spot in the TUF house where … Read more

Dana White explains why some UFC fighters will never be a star

The first time Dana White met Conor McGregor he knew that if the kid could fight he was going to be a huge superstar for the UFC, and guess what, he was right. White has seen them all come and go, the Tito Ortizes, the Chuck Liddells, the Georges St-Pierres, the Anderson Silvas, Chael Sonnens, … Read more

Vitor Belfort not a fan of the Conor McGregor show

While Notorious Irishman Conor McGregor stole the spotlight at the UFC’s “GO BIG” press conference last week, not everyone was impressed, including No. 4 ranked middleweight Vitor Belfort. The 38-year-old Brazilian legend has a bout coming up against another legend, Dan Henderson, in November and so far the two veterans have kept it classy. Belfort posted … Read more

Have you seen this Conor McGregor ‘Red Panty Night’ music video?

The Conor McGregor show was in full force at last week’s UFC “GO BIG” press event in Las Vegas. Although several champions, legends and big name fighters attended the event, it was McGregor who took over with his trash talk, much of it aimed at Featherweight champ Jose Aldo, as well as Lightweight contender Donald … Read more

Watch the Conor McGregor vs. Jose Aldo staredown scuffle from today’s UFC ‘GO BIG’ event

If you were hoping to be entertained by Conor McGregor at today’s UFC “GO BIG” press event, you were not disappointed. The Notorious One got to see his buddy Jose Aldo for the first time since he pulled out of their scheduled title bout in May and it went about as you expected. Following a lot … Read more

Watch today’s UFC’s ‘GO BIG’ press event 3:30 p.m. ET (Live Stream)

The UFC is launching their “GO BIG” seasonal campaign today (Friday, September 4) in advance of the UFC 191: Johnson vs. Dodson 2 weigh-ins. The event is being held at MGM Grand Garden Arena and is free an open to the public if you’re in Las Vegas. If you’re not, then you can watch it with the … Read more

TUF: McGregor/Faber cast announced

The upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter is set to debut on September 9 at 10 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1, and will showcase 32 fighters competing for one of 16 spots featuring eight Europeans and eight Americans and the opportunity to be coached by Conor McGregor or Urijah Faber.  McGregor is the interim featherweight … Read more

‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Yoel Romero set for UFC 194

Jacare,, Ronaldo Souza, UFC

  UFC officials are determined to make UFC 194 a blockbuster event and succeeded even more today with the announcement of a great middleweight fight. “Jacare” Souza and Yoel Romero will do battle with the winner likely to get the next middleweight title fight. The UFC 194 event is set for December 12 and will … Read more