3095 Search Results for Nate Diaz

Feb 22, 2018 8:24 am

Ben Askren is Not Impressed With Conor McGregor or ‘Mediocre’ Nate Diaz

Ben Askren has made it no secret his retirement has one, big Canadian asterisk. He’s only coming back to fight Georges St-Pierre to finally prove to all the naysayers that, despite the fact that he never fought in the UFC, that he’s the very best welterweight in the entire world. But what if that fight...

Feb 20, 2018 7:23 am

No longer willing to “bully” Nate Diaz, Kevin Lee targets two other top lightweights

When fan favorite lightweight contender Nate Diaz announced his intention to return to the cage, recent interim lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee was among the first fighters to call him out. When this callout went unanswered, however, Lee formed the opinion that Diaz doesn’t actually want to fight. “I don’t know how folks jumped on...

Feb 18, 2018 9:21 pm

VIDEO | Nate Diaz sparks up cageside at UFC Austin!

Nate Diaz sparks up cageside at UFC Austin! Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz was cageside for tonight’s UFC Austin main event fight between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Yancy Medeiros. In classic Diaz fashion, “The Stockton Slugger” stole the headlines when he decided to light up a joint while being shown on live on...

Feb 13, 2018 1:22 pm

New Training Partner Drops Tease About Nate Diaz’s Next Fight

The plot continually thickens on the mystery of Nate Diaz potentially fighting Tyron Woodley. It was talking about, debated about, then put to rest. However, all of the sudden it looked like an option once again, until it was squashed by Dana White, which resulted in Woodley himself calling the man a liar. The most...

Feb 12, 2018 5:56 am

Nate Diaz Joins Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather’s Social Media Beef

Over the last few months, there has been an eruption of buzz surrounding undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather’s possible move to MMA. Of course, the chances of Mayweather actually moving to MMA seem almost non-existent, but the boxer has been having some fun playing with the idea on social media anyway, and his arch rival Conor McGregor...

Feb 8, 2018 6:05 am

VIDEO | Watch Tyron Woodley prank call Nate Diaz

UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley is hoping his next fight will be with long-time lightweight contender Nate Diaz. And while there have been some positive signs that this fight could actually happen, it certainly doesn’t seem like it’s close to being made official. During a recent appearance on TMZ, the welterweight champ attempted to speed...

Feb 7, 2018 7:08 pm

VIDEO | Dana White Makes it Very Clear that Nate Diaz Wont be Fighting Tyron Woodley

UPDATE: Dana White says Tyron Woodley vs. Nate Diaz isn't happening, but a Woodley vs Rafael Dos Anjos is the fight the UFC is trying to make. https://t.co/yAIKjR1ZHs — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) February 8, 2018 “He’s full of sh*t. That fight was never made, you couldn’t be more wrong, he couldn’t be more full of sh*t,...

Feb 7, 2018 11:00 am

Nate Diaz would fight Eddie Alvarez in a bathroom, but not on PPV

Last night, long-time UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz spoke with ESPN‘s Brett Okamoto, confirming that he is interested in a showdown with UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. Apparently, however, Diaz discussed far more than just a fight with Woodley. In a Wednesday Tweet, Okamoto revealed that Diaz also discussed a potential showdown with former UFC...

Feb 7, 2018 10:05 am

Nate Diaz: And now, Tyron Woodley is my best option

For Nate Diaz fans, it seems like things are looking good for a return to the Octagon. With Nate’s last fight taking place in August 2016, which was his rematch with Conor McGregor, it has been far too long for many fans and it seems like the younger Diaz brother’s hunger for more competition is...

Feb 6, 2018 12:10 pm

BREAKING | Tyron Woodley Believes Nate Diaz Will Be His Next Opponent

Out of nowhere before UFC 219, all of us thought that Nate Diaz was going to march scowl-faced into the Octagon once again to fight none other than Tyron Woodley. It never ended up happening, despite Woodley relentlessly putting Diaz on blast with what he saw as hypocritical statements. Now it looks like we can...

Feb 5, 2018 6:43 pm

Dana White Shuts Down the Possibilities of Nate Diaz Fighting at UFC 222

The unfortunate news broke over the weekend that the featherweight title fight between former lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar and featherweight champion, Max Holloway has fallen through once again. It was Holloway this time that was forced out with a leg injury. The fight was scheduled to headline UFC 222. Currently, the UFC is still looking...

Feb 5, 2018 9:06 am

Matchmaker Monday: The Return of Nate Diaz Looms

After going on a social media tirade in true Diaz Brother fashion, it seems Nate Diaz is ready to get back in the Octagon. The return would mark the first time Diaz has stepped into the Octagon since dropping a majority decision to Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor almost a year and a half ago at...

Feb 4, 2018 6:23 pm

Cub Swanson is down to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 222

Cub Swanson is down to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 222! The perennial featherweight contender, Cub Swanson, recently responded to a fan on Twitter where he offered to help save March’s UFC 222 event by fighting Nate Diaz. I’m down — Cub Swanson (@CubSwanson) February 5, 2018 The fan had tweeted “Nate Diaz vs Cub...

Feb 4, 2018 3:45 pm

Breaking! Nate Diaz is interested in saving UFC 222

Nate Diaz is interested in saving UFC 222! Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz says he is interested in saving March’s UFC 222 pay-per-view event in Las Vegas. The Stockton Slugger revealed the exciting news to the LA Times Lance Pugmire. The best option to fill in for the @BlessedMMA void at #UFC222 is...

Feb 1, 2018 5:58 am

Kevin Lee explains why he, not Eddie Alvarez, should be Nate Diaz’s next opponent

Earlier this month, fan favorite UFC lightweight Nate Diaz drove the MMA community into a crazed frenzy, asserting in a Instagram post that he planned to end his long hiatus, and return to the perilous Octagon this spring. Sick of sitting around waiting for you fuckers to do shit there’s no excitement in this fight...

Jan 27, 2018 7:52 am

VIDEO | Kevin Lee Tells ‘Bullsh-t’ Nate Diaz Where The Smoke is At

Kevin Lee on Nate Diaz. pic.twitter.com/XkDNnqg4GB — MMA Digest (@themmadigest) January 27, 2018 Ever since Nate Diaz dropped the news that he’s returning, lightweights have been hitting Twitter, recording videos, sending smoke signals, anything they can do to get that fight. Former interim lightweight title challenger Kevin Lee has already called him out, but he’s...

Jan 24, 2018 6:02 pm

VIDEO | Dana White: I will make Nate Diaz an offer to fight today

Nate Diaz gave his fans a real reason to look forward to the summer. The scrapper from Stockton stated on Tuesday in a social media post that a return in May or June is coming. TMZ caught up with Dana White on Wednesday and asked the UFC president about Diaz wanting to fight again. “I’ll...

Jan 23, 2018 6:50 pm

Nate Diaz Gives Update: “See you around May”

There aren’t many fighters like the Diaz brothers.  After posting out a collection of fight-related pictures on his Instagram page, Nate Diaz capped them off with a clearer message. This is what he had to say: https://www.instagram.com/p/BeUKqYtH-uL/ Sick of sitting around waiting for you fuckers to do shit there’s no excitement in this fight shit...

Jan 10, 2018 7:47 pm

VIDEO | Watch Kenny Florian Do his Best Nate Diaz Impression

Every now and then, we get some fun little segments on the UFC’s weekly news program on FS1, UFC Tonight. The show is normally hosted by Karyn Bryant, Kenny Florian and UFC Light Heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier. Often times, Cormier will have to miss time due to his fight camps which then leads to a...

Jan 8, 2018 8:24 am

Nate Diaz hints he’s “back in action” in new training post

It’s now been well over a year since Nate Diaz’s last fight, an August 2016 decision loss to current UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. If you’re willing to read into his latest Instagram post, however, there seems to be some reason to believe he’ll be back in the cage someday soon. Good work wit my...

Dec 22, 2017 1:02 pm

Gokhan Saki Tries to Get Nate Diaz to Come Back

After Nate Diaz spit flames on his longest interview since May, the world once again was talking about the Stockton soldier. For over 45 minutes, he talked about everything from Conor McGregor, the UFC’s ‘propaganda machine’, and what it would take to get him back in the Octagon. People have jumped on his quote of...