• The Wait For Ronda Rousey's Return Continues After UFC Confirms She Won't Fight In New York City

    From the moment a thunderous headkick from Holy Holm sent Ronda Rousey to the canvas with a thud at UFC 193 last November, speculation has been rampant about just when Rousey will make her return to the octagon. The earliest and most fiscally responsible guess was UFC 200, but that pipe dream came…

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  • Nate Diaz could face suspension for vaping cannabis after Conor McGregor fight

    Nate Diaz was seen casually vaping on the dais when speaking to the media following his Saturday night loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 202. Little did he know that it may get him into some hot water with USADA. “It’s CBD,” Diaz said.

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  • Ronda Rousey will not return at UFC 205 in New York

    UFC president Dana White ruled out a November comeback for the former women's bantamweight champion.

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  • Donald Cerrone Happy with Difficult Win, Taking Aim at UFC 205 in New York

    UFC welterweight Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone is on a roll right now, having picked up three wins in a row, including his most recent victory, a second-round TKO of Rick Story at UFC 202 this past weekend. “You know, they say you need to be able to win on your worst day and today was mine,” Cerrone…

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  • Welterweight Li Jingliang Notified of Potential Anti-Doping Violation

    Chinese welterweight Li Jingliang was notified by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency of a potential policy violation stemming from his July 8 fight against Anton Zafir on The Ultimate Fighter 23 preliminary card. “The UFC organization was notified by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) that it has…

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  • Should McGregor/Diaz 3 Happen Immediately? Let's Argue About It

    Having turned in one of the greatest fights in promotional history at UFC 202 last weekend, the question of what lies next for Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz has quickly risen to the top of the conversation in the MMA world. McGregor has called for a trilogy fight at 155 pounds (and hinted that…

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  • Brock Lesnar's Temporary Suspension Extended; Prohibited Substances Revealed

    Brock Lesnar‘s temporary suspension for twice testing positive to a prohibited substance was extended by the Nevada Athletic Commission on Tuesday. Lesnar tested positive for two prohibited substances in two drug tests related to his UFC 200 bout with Mark Hunt. According to Nevada Deputy…

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  • Nate Diaz's UFC 202 Post-Fight Vaping Triggers USADA Investigation

    Nate Diaz turned heads at his UFC 202 post-fight press conference as much for vaping during it, as he did for his comments about fighting Conor McGregor. “I can confirm that USADA is aware of the situation and is currently gathering information in order to determine the appropriate next steps,”…

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  • Conor McGregor's coach advises against defending his UFC featherweight title

    Now that Conor McGregor avenged his loss to Nate Diaz at 170 pounds, the UFC’s plan is for the Irishman to head back down to the featherweight division to defend the title he won in December against Jose Aldo. If he doesn’t plan to defend his title, UFC president Dana White has stated that…

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  • UFC Sale is Final as Notice Goes Out to Fighters

    The Ultimate Fighting Championship is now officially in the hands of WME | IMG co-CEO's Ari Emanual and Patrick Whitesell. UFC officials confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that the company switched hands last Wednesday, which was the last day on the job for UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta. Dana White signed a…

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  • UFC 202 Medical Suspensions: Conor McGregor Could Be Out Until Early 2017

    Conor McGregor exacted his revenge upon Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on Saturday night, but he could find himself on the shelf until early 2017.

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  • UFC 202 Fighter Salaries: McGregor and Diaz Account for $5 Million of $6.1 Million Payroll

    The highly anticipated rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor lived up to expectations, and then some, at Saturday’s UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 event in Las Vegas, and it was accompanied by fighter salaries that matched expectations.

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  • Conor McGregor UFC 202 FULL Post-Fight Press Conference Video

    Check out Conor McGregor‘s full UFC 202: DIAZ VS. McGREGOR 2 post-fight press conference, following his majority-decision victory to even the score with Nate Diaz on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Las Vegas.

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  • Nate Diaz UFC 202 FULL Post-Fight Press Conference Video

    Check out Nate Diaz‘s full UFC 202: DIAZ VS. McGREGOR 2 post-fight press conference, following his majority-decision loss to Conor McGregor on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, in Las Vegas.

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  • UFC Sale Has Conor McGregor Unsure About What the Future Holds

    In July, after weeks of speculation and denials by the fight promotion, the UFC announced that it had been sold to WME-IMG for a staggering $4 billion. Featherweight champion Conor McGregor felt secure in his place within the company under the previous owners, Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta , but…

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  • Nate Diaz Video: ‘I Didn't Think for a Second That I Lost' (UFC 202)

    Nate Diaz may have ended up on the wrong end of the decision at UFC 202 on Saturday night, but he didn't think for a second that he had lost to Conor McGregor, whom he accused of running away from him to the point he should have been penalized.

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  • Conor McGregor Analyzes Fight: ‘You Gotta Respect Nate Diaz' (UFC 202 Video)

    A reflective Conor McGregor analyzed his performance against Nate Diaz after their rematch at UFC 202. Although there were a lot of fireworks and vehement comments spouted in the days leading up to the fight, after going five rounds in the Octagon, McGregor wrapped his breakdown of the fight by…

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