Ronda Rousey: Testing for marijuana is an invasion of privacy

UFC women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey took the opportunity at a press conference in Melbourne today to speak out against the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s five-year suspension and $165,000 fine against Nick Diaz for marijuana. “I’m sorry, no one asked my anything (about this) but I have to say something,”Rousey stated. “It’s so not right … Read more

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

Joe Rogan slams NSAC for Nick Diaz’s five-year suspension and $165,000 fine for marijuana

Social media was aghast at the ruling handed down yesterday by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) against Nick Diaz for failing a drug test for marijuana back in January. The commission considered a lifetime ban for Diaz who is coming off a decision loss to Anderson Silva at UFC 183 (the loss was overturned … Read more

Nick Diaz reacts to five-year suspension and $165,000 fine from NSAC (VIDEO)

Nick Diaz was suspended five years by the Nevada State Athletic Commission on Monday for a failed drug test for marijuana in January when he fought Anderson Silva at UFC 183. Diaz was also fined 33 percent of his $500,000 fight purse which amounts to $165,000. It’s a harsh penalty but it was Diaz’s third … Read more

Watch ex-UFC fighter Matt Riddle’s pro wrestling debut

http://youtu.be/rtETbjIl9d0 Matt Riddle made his entrance into the UFC in 2008 when he made his pro debut at The Ultimate Fighter 7 Finale, winning a unanimous decision over Dante Rivera. Riddle went on to put together a 7-3, 2 NC record inside the Octagon before getting ousted by the organization in 2013 after two failed marijuana … Read more

Is Nick Diaz done fighting once and for all?

Following a loss to then UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre at UFC 158 in March 2013, Nick Diaz retired from fighting in mixed martial arts. However, after being offered half a million dollars and a shot against the G.O.A.T. Anderson Silva, Diaz came out of retirement to take the fight this past weekend at UFC … Read more

Four Bellator 127 fighters fail drug tests; Coker responds

UFC isn’t the only one dealing with a slew of failed drug tests lately. In fact, four Bellator fighters were popped in California following their fights in Temecula earlier this month. The California State Athletic Commission announced today that all 22 fighters on the Bellator 127 card were tested, and these four tested positive for … Read more

Reporter says ‘F**k it, I quit’ live on television

Remember that scene in Jerry Maguire when Tom Cruise up and quits his job. That kinda happened live on the air. KTVA in Alaska had Charlo Greene say peace out during a broadcast. She is an advocate for the legalization of marijuana in Alaska. Greene  revealed she was the founder of the AK Cannabis Club. I … Read more

Eddie Bravo demonstrates Rubber Guard to Rickson Gracie | VIDEO

Called the “greatest of all the Gracies,” Rickson Gracie was on Joe Rogan’s podcast on Monday along with rubber guard master Eddie Bravo. Following their nearly three-hour discussion about Rickson’s new Jiu Jitsu Global Federation, old fight stories, surfing, marijuana as a performance enhancer, and much more, Eddie demonstrated the rubber guard for Rickson first … Read more

GSP pens open letter to fans: ‘It was a mistake’

Last week it came to light that former longtime UFC welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre submitted a letter of support to the courts on behalf of Jimmy Cournoyer, aka “King of Pot”, a Quebec native who is currently awaiting sentencing for pleading guilty in 2013 of running a $1 billion drug ring that smuggled Canadian marijuana … Read more