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Nick Diaz Asking to Be Bought out of UFC Contract

Bleacherreport.com  -  Nick Diaz reportedly wants out of the UFC, unless his contractual demands are met in full.Despite coming off consecutive losses, the former Strikeforce champ has been actively seeking a title shot against newly crowned UFC welterweight champ Johny Hendricks.There’s no doubt a bout between Diaz and Hendricks would turn in monster pay-per-view numbers, but UFC President Dana White doesn&rsquo 1 day 14 hours

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Dana White: Nick Diaz Offered Fight with Hector Lombard, Waiting on Response

Bleacherreport.com  -  The always-exciting discussion of when (or if) former Strikeforce welterweight champion and former UFC title contender Nick Diaz is returning to the cage has entered its next chapter.Speaking to the media Wednesday, UFC President Dana White discussed that Diaz has been offered another fight, this time against former Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard. Via Twitter:Dana White said he wan 6 days

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Nate Diaz Breaks Silence on Money Issues, Dana White Responds

Bleacherreport.com  -  Nate Diaz isn't happy about his treatment at the hands of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and he's not going to take it anymore.Diaz, who has not competed since a November win against Gray Maynard, has tweeted his displeasure with his current UFC contract in recent months by asking for his release from the company.Today, the mercurial lightweight went into more detail with MMAFighting's 7 days

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Paige VanZant: What You Need to Know About the UFC's Youngest Female Fighter

Bleacherreport.com  -  Paige VanZant looked to be poised as a breakout star for the upcoming 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter, but that will not happen.The 20-year-old fighter will not be allowed on the show due to her young age. She turned 20 in March, and one must be 21 before they can enter the TUF house to compete on the show. It was unfortunate news for VanZant and fans alike.While she would not have been 12 days

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Muhammad Ali Tweets at UFC Pres. Dana White About If He Was Original MMA Fighter

Bleacherreport.com  -  There is one man that can humble UFC president Dana White, and that man is Muhammad Ali.Ali, of course, needs no introduction. Nicknamed "The Greatest," the 72-year-old boxing legend is one of the most revered and respected former champions in all of sports. That's why White's response to Ali's tweet was so fitting.What you think @DanaWhite? Muhammad Ali - the original #MMA fighter? @ufc pic.twit 12 days

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Scene of Ronda Rousey Going Crazy in 'Entourage' Movie Leaks

Bleacherreport.com  -  A number of sports stars are slated to appear in the upcoming Entourage movie from Warner Bros. Pictures, including undefeated UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. A scene was recently  leaked of Rousey going postal. She appears to take exception to the fact that Turtle and co. are following her, and doesn't hold back. [YouTube, h/t MMA Mania]Read more MMA news on B 13 days

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Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley in the Works for UFC 174

Bleacherreport.com  -  While the UFC's welterweight division remains an utter pileup behind champion Johny Hendricks, it seems like a potential top contender bout is being lined up for June. According to Ariel Helwani, speaking on Fox Sports 1's UFC Tonight, a bout between Canadian welterweight sensation Rory MacDonald and heavy-hitting Tyron Woodley is in the works for UFC 174.Via Twitter:Tyron Woodley vs. Rory M 13 days

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Anderson Silva Says He Won't Fight in 2014, Will Not Make Another Title Run

Bleacherreport.com  -  While UFC President Dana White had previously claimed that Anderson Silva may fight within 12 months of the catastrophic leg-break he suffered at UFC 168, "The Spider" is not as unrealistically hopeful. Rather, Silva is focusing on recuperating and targeting a return in 2015."These rumors that I’ll fight at UFC 181 or any other event around that date aren’t true," he told Combate 26 days

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