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Chael Sonnen suggests Diego Sanchez vs. Donald Cerrone retirement fight

MMA pundit Chael Sonnen has suggested a retirement fight between legends Diego Sanchez and Donald Cerrone, where both fighters retire after. Sonnen took to Twitter this week to offer the …read more

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Sanchez says he fought with torn labrum at UFC 253

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Diego Sanchez says he fought with a torn labrum at UFC 253. UFC veteran Diego Sanchez has released a statement following his lopsided unanimous …read more

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Diego Sanchez says he fought with ‘torn labrum’ at UFC 253

Jake Matthews and Diego Sanchez at UFC 253 on Sept. 27, 2020, in Abu Dhabi | Zuffa LLC

Diego Sanchez may have been at less than 100 percent in …read more

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Diego Sanchez issues statement following UFC 253 loss to Jake Matthews

Former UFC lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez was looking to secure a future bout with Conor McGregor by impressively defeating Jake Matthews at UFC 253. Sanchez had expressed interest in …read more

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Diego Sanchez reveals he fought with torn labrum in UFC 253 loss to Jake Matthews

“The Ultimate Fighter, Season 1” winner Diego Sanchez, says he wasn’t at 100 percent in his losing effort against Jake Matthews at UFC 253 last Saturday.
In an Instagram post on …read more

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Quote: Conor McGregor vs. Diego Sanchez ‘Would Be An Execution’

Conor McGregor recently released Instagram DMs with Dana White that saw him call for a fight in Dublin against Diego Sanchez. Yet, for Dan Hardy, he believes that fight makes …read more

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Hardy: Fight with Pacquiao is ‘not going to look good’ for McGregor

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Former UFC welterweight title challenger Dan Hardy sees zero value in a fight between Conor McGregor and Diego Sanchez. Count UFC commentator Dan Hardy …read more

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Dan Hardy: Conor McGregor fighting Diego Sanchez “would be an execution”

UFC commentator Dan Hardy believes a fight between Conor McGregor and Diego Sanchez would be an “execution” and that the Irish star would gain nothing from it. McGregor, who remains …read more

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Dan Hardy: Conor McGregor vs. Diego Sanchez ‘would be an execution’

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Count Dan Hardy among those who think a fight between Conor McGregor and Diego Sanchez makes no sense.
“It would be an execution to put Conor …read more

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Hispanic Heritage Month: Top 5 Diego Sanchez Fights

Look back at some of Diego Sanchez’s top fights from his historic UFC career
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Jake Matthews Nearly Apologized To Diego Sanchez During Ground & Pound

Jake Matthews picked up the most notable win of his career at UFC 253. On the prelims of the card, Matthews dominated Diego Sanchez en route to a lopsided decision …read more

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Jake Matthews says he almost apologized to Diego Sanchez during final moments of ground and pound

UFC welterweight Jake Matthews has admitted he almost apologized to Diego Sanchez in the final moments of their UFC 253 showdown. Matthews was able to dominate the UFC veteran from …read more

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James Krause blasts Diego Sanchez’s “clown” coach Joshua Fabia: “He is a disgrace to our sport”

James Krause isn’t a fan of Diego Sanchez’s head coach, Joshua Fabia. Sanchez recently left his entire team and the past couple of fights has only had Fabia in his …read more

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White unsure if Sanchez has a future in the UFC

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UFC President Dana White spoke about Diego Sanchez following his performance against Jake Matthews at UFC 253. Of all the …read more

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Jake Matthews wanted to say sorry to Diego Sanchez while punching him in the face

Jake Matthews wanted to say sorry to Diego Sanchez while punching him in the face …read more

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Dana White on potential retirement talks with Diego Sanchez and Donald Cerrone: “It’s the not-so-fun part of the job”

UFC president Dana White says that potentially having retirement talks with Diego Sanchez and Donald Cerrone is the “not-so-fun part of the job.” White has been open about having a …read more

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Dana White Unsure Of Diego Sanchez’s Future After UFC 253 Loss

UFC president, Dana White doesn’t know what is next for Diego Sanchez. On the prelims of UFC 253, Sanchez was the biggest betting underdog against Jake Matthews and suffered a …read more

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Dana White loves Diego Sanchez but is unsure of his future following UFC 253: 'It's tough'

ABU DHABI – UFC president Dana White has a soft spot for Diego Sanchez but isn’t sure if he’s comfortable seeing the veteran fight out the rest of his contract.
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5 biggest takeaways from UFC 253: Israel Adesanya's star potential, Diego Sanchez's future, more

5 biggest takeaways from UFC 253: Israel Adesanya’s star potential, Diego Sanchez’s future, more …read more

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UFC 253 results: Jake Matthews bloodies Diego Sanchez en route to lopsided decision win

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Jake Matthews grew up watching Diego Sanchez as a kid but now he holds a win over the UFC Hall of Famer.
Over three rounds, …read more

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Pros react after Diego Sanchez suffers a lopsided loss to Jake Matthews at UFC 253

The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 winner and former lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez squared off with Jake Matthews at tonight’s UFC 253 event. Sanchez (30-12 MMA) entered tonight’s welterweight battle …read more

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UFC 253 results: Jake Matthews bloodies Diego Sanchez, wins decision

Jake Matthews was not going to allow Diego Sanchez to have late-career success at his expense at UFC 253 on Saturday.
Matthews (17-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) lived up to expectations as …read more

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UFC 253 Results: Jake Matthews defeats Diego Sanchez (Highlights)

The Ultimate Fighter Season 1 winner and former lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez squares off with Jake Matthews at tonight’s UFC 253 event. Sanchez (30-12 MMA) enters tonight’s welterweight battle …read more

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McGregor reveals DMs with White calling for Sanchez fight

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‘Retired’ UFC star Conor McGregor apparently called for a fight with Diego Sanchez in February. Hours after he announced his third …read more

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Diego Sanchez reacts after Conor McGregor expresses interest in a potential fight

A potential fight between former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor and The Ultimate Fighter season 1 winner Diego Sanchez is gaining steam. Sanchez, who meets Jake Matthews on the the …read more

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Video | Matt Serra has verbal spat with Diego Sanchez’s coach Joshua Fabia

Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra had an interesting run-in with Diego Sanchez’s coach Joshua Fabia this week. Fabia’s pupil, former UFC title challenger Diego Sanchez (31-12 MMA), is set …read more

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Diego Sanchez reacts to Conor McGregor's push for fight: Fans will be 'begging' for it after UFC 253

Diego Sanchez is clearly pumped up that Conor McGregor has put some steam behind a potential matchup between the two.
Sanchez (30-12 MMA, 19-12 UFC), who meets Jake Matthews in a …read more

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Conor McGregor agrees to be Diego Sanchez’s final UFC fight

It’s not all that likely to happen, but Conor McGregor on Friday tweeted his agreement to be the final fight of Diego Sanchez’s UFC career.

Sanchez has four fights on his …read more

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Conor McGregor responds to Diego Sanchez’s request for retirement matchup

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor has responded to a recent callout from The Ultimate Fighter season 1 winner Diego Sanchez. Sanchez, who takes on Jake Matthews on the UFC …read more

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Diego Sanchez labels Paulo Costa “the weight cutting master” after Fight Island encounter

Diego Sanchez is very impressed by the way Paulo Costa cut down to the 185-pound limit for his middleweight title fight with Israel Adesanya at UFC 253. Despite walking around …read more

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Diego Sanchez wants retirement fight against McGregor

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UFC veteran Diego Sanchez wants to go out with a bang. With just four fights remaining on his contract, UFC …read more

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UFC 253 Emedded: ‘On the day of the fight, everything changes to war-mode’

Jan Blachowicz’s training partner graduates from quarantine; Dominick Reyes visits the oceanside Octagon. Champ Israel Adesanya and Paulo Costa have different plans for the belt on Saturday. Diego Sanchez gets …read more

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Fight Archives: 21-year-old Diego Sanchez gets last-minute armbar

Here’s one of the last UFC OGs as a 21-year-old in action. Before the quirky walkouts and the School of Self-Awareness mentorship, Diego Sanchez was simply a young man who …read more

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Diego Sanchez shares hopes for retirement fight against Conor McGregor

UFC veteran Diego Sanchez hopes to close the curtain on his mixed martial arts career by fighting former two-division champion Conor McGregor. Sanchez will return to the Octagon on the …read more

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Jake Matthews: UFC 253 opponent Diego Sanchez was my 'idol' growing up

ABU DHABI – Ahead of UFC 253, Jake Matthews spoke with reporters Wednesday during media day.
Matthews (15-4 MMA, 9-4 UFC) discussed his welterweight bout with Diego Sanchez (30-12 MMA, 19-12 …read more

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Diego Sanchez freed from pressure of chasing UFC title: 'I've let go all those dreams'

The UFC title is no longer the end goal for Diego Sanchez.
The winner of Season 1 of “The Ultimate Fighter” has walked away from his dream of becoming a UFC …read more

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Stephan Bonnar recounts doing psychedelics, seeing UFOs with Diego Sanchez in the mountains

Stephan Bonnar recently shared a pretty wild story involving Diego Sanchez, the mountains of Albuquerque, some psychedelics, and apparently, UFOs. Sanchez and Bonnar got to know each other on season …read more

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Diego Sanchez no longer chasing UFC gold, only wants to be known as “great”

Diego Sanchez is no longer worried about becoming a UFC champion. Sanchez, who won the first season of The Ultimate Fighter at middleweight in 2005 was poised to be a …read more

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After UFO experience 16 years in the making, Stephan Bonnar to corner Diego Sanchez at UFC 253

Sixteen years after they argued and almost came to blows over asparagus heads on the legendary first season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” Stephan Bonnar and Diego Sanchez will be on …read more

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Diego Sanchez pays tribute to former opponent Ricardo Lamas following his retirement from MMA

UFC veteran Diego Sanchez has paid tribute to former opponent Ricardo Lamas following the latter’s retirement from mixed martial arts. After a strong featherweight career in the Ultimate Fighting Championship …read more

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UFC legend Diego Sanchez reveals his favorite MMA fighter

Diego Sanchez has long-been one of the most fascinating fighters in Mixed Martial Arts. The 38-year-old is now coming to the end of his career, and revealed that his favorite …read more

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Diego Sanchez says he deserves credit for taking minimal damage against 'explosive' Michel Pereira

Diego Sanchez wants to let the critics know that his strategy against Michel Pereira was more effective than they first thought.
After Pereira dominated Zelim Imadaev en route to a third-round …read more

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Michel Pereira not interested in rematching “coward” Diego Sanchez

UFC star Michel Pereira isn’t interested in a rematch with former opponent and UFC veteran Diego Sanchez. Pereira returned to the Octagon this past weekend with an incredible performance against …read more

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Diego Sanchez praises former opponent Michel Pereira, explains desire to minimize head trauma

UFC welterweight legend Diego Sanchez praised his former opponent Michel Pereira while explaining his desire to minimize head trauma. Sanchez fought Pereira at UFC Rio Rancho earlier this year and …read more

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Michel Pereira not interested in rematch with ‘coward’ Diego Sanchez: ‘He’s not on my level’

Michel Pereira was dominating UFC veteran Diego Sanchez before the illegal knee. | Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

Michel Pereira enters UFC Vegas 9 on a two-fight losing skid, but …read more

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