Dustin Poirier updates fans on UFC 230 withdrawal

Dustin Poirier recently had to withdraw from his potential UFC 230 bout with Nate Diaz or a suitable replacement for the Stockton native. The two were initially set to cap the night off with what we were all hoping would be a classic war between two fighters at the top of their game. Unfortunately when … Read more

Nate Diaz baffles fans by asking for release

So maybe you heard about this. Have you seen this, have you read about this? There was a brawl after UFC 229’s main event between Conor McGregor’s camp and lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s. The fight was more competitive than Khabib’s trouncing of the Irishman before submitting him in the fourth. Talks of suspensions, firings, and … Read more

Updated UFC 230 card with Poirier injury withdrawal and Cormier addition

According to MMAFighting’s report we will not be getting Dustin Poirier vs Nate Diaz at UFC 230 as Dustin was forced to pull out due to an injury. It would not surprise us if Conor McGregor pushes hard to fill that spot and make it the main event.  Just saying. If this card ends up … Read more

Askren destroys Nate Diaz on Twitter in response to 165 pound division post

By now you should have heard all of the hub bub between Dana White, Nate Diaz, and Dustin Poirier. It centers around tweets that Nate and Dustin shared claiming they were fighting for a new UFC 165 pound division title at UFC 230 in the main event and Dana White’s prompt kibosh of the notion. … Read more

Charles Oliveira looking for historic submission win at UFC Fight Night 137

UFC lightweight standout Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira (23-8, 1 NC) will be fighting returning UFC vet Christos Giagos (15-6) on Sept. 22 when the two face-off at UFC Fight Night 137 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Oliveira’s manager, Wade Hampel of Big Fight Management, confirmed the matchup with Pro MMA Now this week. The bout is … Read more

Is Diaz versus Poirier Off? UFC 230 Could Face Major Blow

Nate Diaz has been flexing his muscles outside of the Octagon this week throwing a huge question mark over his bout with Dustin Poirier on November 3. The 33-year-old threatened to withdraw following the announcement of Conor McGregor’s return, taking on Khabib Nurmagomedov on October 6 at UFC 229. It appeared Diaz didn’t take well … Read more

Rumors say UFC 230 may get a boost to its card

American Ethanol held an event recently and sponsored fighter former middleweight champ Luke Rockhold spoke to the media about where he’s at contractually and what could be on the horizon for him. He took the belt from Chris Weidman at UFC 194 before losing it to Michael Bisping at UFC 199. Luke hasn’t been campaigning … Read more

Dana White says Conor McGregor is under rated?

This we found interesting. It’s Dana White on the UFC Unfiltered podcast talking about Conor McGregor being underrated. We will give him a little of that and here’s why. Conor was the first two division champion and still he had detractors. He beat a killer’s row before embarrassing Jose Aldo to take his featherweight title … Read more

Dana White says McGregor vs Nurmagomedov may break PPV records

When Conor McGregor returns to face lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 the hype surrounding it will be thick enough to physically touch. The expectations for the pay per view numbers are very high and if you believe what Dana White told TSN Sports it is around the two million mark. We’re looking at … Read more