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Manager believes Conor McGregor is next if Anthony Pettis defeats Nate Diaz

Anthony Pettis is set to take on Nate Diaz at UFC 241. But, that isn’t stopping his manager, Abraham Kawa from thinking of what could be next for the former …read more

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Anthony Pettis’ Manager Believes Conor McGregor Is Next With Nate Diaz Win

If Anthony Pettis’ manager gets his way, then “Showtime” will meet Conor McGregor after UFC 241. Pettis is scheduled to clash with Nate Diaz on Aug. 17. The bout will …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Manager: If Anthony Pettis beats Nate Diaz, Conor McGregor 'next on the horizon'

Anthony Pettis’ manager, Abraham Kawa, believes a fight with Conor McGregor is imminent. All Pettis has to do is take care of business against Nate Diaz.
The former lightweight champion Pettis …read more

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Coach still wants to see McGregor-Diaz III: I believe that’s the fight to make

Coach John Kavanagh would like to see Conor McGregor return to the Octagon against Nate Diaz. Question marks still loom over Conor McGregor’s return to the UFC. No one is …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Diaz looks in great shape ahead of UFC 241

Nate Diaz is looking shredded ahead of his return to the Octagon at UFC 241. It appears Nate Diaz is taking his return to the UFC very seriously.
Diaz, a former …read more

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Posted on June 18, 2019, 1:16 am By
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John Kavanagh prefers Nate Diaz trilogy next for Conor McGregor

As the UFC’s lightweight championship picture continues to take shape, the road back to the Octagon for former featherweight and lightweight champion Conor McGregor also seems to be taking shape. …read more

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John Kavanagh believes Conor McGregor fights in 2019, still wants Nate Diaz trilogy (video)

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Conor McGregor hasn’t fought since losing to UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 in October …read more

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Nate Diaz is looking shredded ahead of UFC 241 fight with Anthony Pettis

Fan favorite Nate Diaz will return to the octagon at August’s UFC 241 event for a welterweight bout with former 155-pounch champion Anthony Pettis.
Diaz has not stepped foot inside the …read more

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Nate Diaz Is Looking Ripped Leading Up To UFC 241 Return

We haven’t seen Nate Diaz step into the Octagon in over two and a half years, so of course with his highly anticipated return on UFC 241 in August many …read more

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Posted on June 16, 2019, 9:46 pm By
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Stephen Thompson eyes war with ‘legend’ Nate Diaz

After suffering the first knockout loss of his career, Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson will miss out on an opportunity to fight at UFC Greenville, a location he’s always wanted the UFC …read more

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Stephen Thompson ‘would love’ to fight ‘legend’ Nate Diaz

CHICAGO — Stephen Thompson discusses wanting to fight Nate Diaz, his close relationship with his father, and missing out on UFC Greenville. …read more

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Posted on June 12, 2019, 1:16 am By
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Nate Diaz on Pettis: He is the ‘most entertaining fighter in the UFC’

Nate Diaz explains why he accepted the matchup with Anthony Pettis. UFC president Dana White has had to jump through hoops to get Nate Diaz back in the Octagon and, …read more

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Daily Debate results: Does Nate Diaz belong at welterweight?

When it comes to lightweight, Nate Diaz is the “self-proclaimed king of that division.” Which begs the question: What’s he doing at welterweight then?
Diaz, who appears to be serious this …read more

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Nate Diaz explains why he accepted Anthony Pettis fight

Nate Diaz has not fought since August of 2016. In the time since then, he’s only been scheduled for two fights: one, a lightweight fight against Dustin Poirier, which fell …read more

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Nate Diaz admits he did not win second fight with Conor McGregor, but didn’t lose it either

Speaking on Monday’s episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show, Nate Diaz discussed many interesting topics, including his loss to Conor McGregor.
Diaz first beat McGregor at UFC 196 in the second …read more

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Posted on June 4, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Morning Report: Nate Diaz calls himself ‘king’ of lightweight division, not interested in trilogy with Conor McGregor

Last month it was announced that Nate Diaz would finally be returning to the octagon, taking on Anthony Pettis. It was a big announcement, not just because Diaz has been …read more

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Diaz Shoots Down Third McGregor Fight: ‘I’m Interested In Winners’

After years and years of toiling away in the UFC, Nate Diaz finally got his big payday stepping into a last minute replacement fight against Conor McGregor. One rear naked …read more

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Nate Diaz says he’s ‘done with 155,’ claims he already slapped Khabib

Nate Diaz is no longer interested in fighting at 155 pounds, while also hitting at current lightweight champion Khabib Nuragomedov The last time Nate Diaz stepped inside the Octagon as …read more

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Ben Askren Isn’t Impressed With Nate Diaz, King Of The Lightweights

King of the lightweights? Maybe king of the trolls.
That’s Ben Askren’s reaction to Nate Diaz’s recent interview with ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on Monday afternoon. The former lightweight fighter explained his …read more

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Ben Askren roasts Nate Diaz over his record at lightweight

Undefeated welterweight standout Ben Askren (19-0 MMA) took aim at former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz on Monday afternoon.
The former Bellator and ONE Champion, Askren, roasted the younger Diaz …read more

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Nate Diaz Not Interested in McGregor Trilogy

If you think Nate Diaz has been sitting around just waiting for Conor McGregor to make himself available for a trilogy fight, Nate Diaz is here to inform you that …read more

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Nate Diaz done with lightweights, Khabib Nurmagomedov: 'I own all those (expletive)'

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Two months before his long-awaited UFC return, Nate Diaz is swearing off the lightweight division where he spent the majority of his career.
Diaz, 34, …read more

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Nate Diaz explains why he slapped Khabib Nurmagomedov

During Monday’s episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show show, Nate Diaz explained the reason behind an infamous altercation wherein he slapped UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in the face.
“He was …read more

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Nate Diaz rips on UFC champ Khabib Nurmagomedov: ‘He was spooked for his life’

Nate Diaz is set to return to the Octagon this summer, but before that happens, he took time to recall an encounter with current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, where …read more

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Nate Diaz shuts down Conor McGregor trilogy fight

For the first time in ages, Nate Diaz has opened up on his fighting career. What will likely come as a disappointment to many fighting fans is that he’s apparently …read more

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Nate Diaz on moving on from lightweight: 'I'm the king of that division'

Nate Diaz joined Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show on Monday for his first interview in more than two years. Here’s what he had to say. …read more

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Nate Diaz closes door on lightweight return

At UFC 241, Nate Diaz will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon for a welterweight fight with Anthony Pettis. From the sounds of it, this is the division he …read more

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21 MMA thoughts, including the return of Nate Diaz

Ariel Helwani looks back at UFC Fight Night in Stockholm, Sweden and discusses Monday’s show, which includes the first interview with Nate Diaz in more than two years. …read more

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Posted on June 3, 2019, 12:46 pm By
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Video: UFC releases promo for return of Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz and the UFC have always had a complicated relationship, but the promotion is welcoming him back in style.
On Monday, the UFC’s Instagram page released a promo video to …read more

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Posted on May 30, 2019, 1:16 am By
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That’s (Not) What’s Up

Diaz was right, someone needs to “man up.” Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) finally gave longtime lightweight lightning rod, Nate Diaz, his own video promo ahead of the UFC 241 pay-per-view …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Colby: Diaz And Pettis Are On The Doughboy Diet

At UFC 235 earlier this year, Colby Covington had a brief run-in with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bad boy Nate Diaz, as “Chaos” revealed the Stockton slugger flipped him the …read more

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Posted on May 29, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Colby talks Diaz vs. Pettis, calls Diaz ‘a little b-tch’ who acts different off camera

Nate Diaz is a little b-tch. He knows who runs the West Coast. That’s Colby “Chaos” Covington.” Nate Diaz vs. Anthony Pettis is one of the most anticipated bouts …read more

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Coach Roufus thinks Pettis ‘brings more tools to the fight’ than Diaz at UFC 241

Coach Duke Roufus breaks down Anthony Pettis’ upcoming fight against Nate Diaz at UFC 241. There’s no denying that Nate Diaz is one of the best boxers in the UFC, …read more

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Colby Covington: ‘Little B*tch’ Nate Diaz Knows I Run The West Coast

Colby Covington isn’t letting up on his insults towards Nate Diaz. Covington is due for an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title shot, but his trash talking doesn’t end with …read more

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Posted on May 27, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Colby Covington trashes ‘little b**ch’ Nate Diaz

In the co-main event of UFC 241, Nate Diaz will return to the Octagon after nearly three years away to take on Anthony Pettis. Top welterweight contender Colby Covington believes …read more

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Without Picograms, Jones Can’t Survive ‘Chaos’

By now, most UFC fans are familiar with the concept of “MMA Math.”
For example, Nate Diaz submitted Conor McGregor at UFC 196. McGregor stopped Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205. That …read more

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Duke Roufus Says UFC 241’s Anthony Pettis ‘Reinvented’ Himself

Anthony Pettis’s coach Duke Roufus feels “Showtime” has reinvented himself. Pettis is set to collide with Nate Diaz at UFC 241 on Aug. 17. The action will take place inside …read more

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Posted on May 26, 2019, 6:46 pm By
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Michael Bisping believes Anthony Pettis is a ‘dangerous’ return fight for Nate Diaz

In the co-main event of UFC 241, Nate Diaz will make his long-awaited return to the octagon. There, he is set to take on former UFC lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis …read more

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Michael Bisping Says Anthony Pettis Is A Dangerous Fight For Nate Diaz

Michael Bisping believes Nate Diaz could have a rough go against Anthony Pettis. Diaz is expected to make his return to the Octagon for the first time since Aug. 2016. …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Scrap Or Scram!

With Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) booking two major fights between Anthony Pettis and Nate Diaz at Welterweight, and Donald Cerrone and Tony Ferguson at Lightweight, it immediately eliminated four potential …read more

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He’s Not Surprised, Motherf—kers

Aurora stock, not surprisingly, is way up. Hey, remember when Nate Diaz whipped out his E-pen and started vaping at the UFC 202 press conference and the state athletic commission …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos fires back at Conor McGregor’s post UFC Rochester comments

On March 5, 2016, we saw the then UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor take on Nate Diaz in an unexpected welterweight meeting. Originally, this was supposed to be a champion …read more

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Diaz Opens As Slight Betting Underdog Against ‘Showtime’

The early odds are out for Nate Diaz vs. Anthony Pettis set to go down at UFC 241 on August 17 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside Honda Center in …read more

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Nate Diaz opens as betting favorite over Anthony Pettis for UFC 241 clash

Any proposed match-up involving Stockton’s own one-time UFC lightweight title challenger and season 5 of The Ultimate Fighter winner, Nate Diaz (19-11) never feels official these days until he’s actually …read more

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Midnight Mania! Pettis’ Coach: Diaz Mental Warfare Will Backfire

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Anthony Pettis’ coach Duke Rufous said that he sees Nate Diaz’ usual …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2019, 4:16 am By
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Coach Roufus: Nate Diaz's hatred toward Anthony Pettis will backfire at UFC 241

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With every Nate Diaz fight announcement comes a whirlwind of speculation about whether the fight will actually happen. It’s been no different since his UFC …read more

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The A-Side Live Chat: Holloway vs. Edgar, Nate Diaz returns, UFC 237 aftermath, Ferguson vs. Cerrone, UFC Rochester, more

This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, Shaun will be joined by Ireland’s finest…the man behind the Eurobash podcast…the O.G. of the Éire…Petesy Carroll!
The …read more

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Posted on May 15, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Gaethje Would Slaughter IG Model McGregor Like A Pig

With the booking of Anthony Pettis and Nate Diaz at UFC 241 in August, as well as Donald Cerrone vs. Tony Ferguson next month at UFC 238, the options for …read more

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Roufus plans to emulate Diaz, be a ‘crazy coach’ for Pettis

Duke Roufus is looking to turn up the gamesmanship in training to prepare Anthony Pettis for Nate Diaz. After almost a three-year absence, Nate Diaz will be returning to action …read more

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Anthony Pettis Says UFC Offered Conor McGregor Before Nate Diaz

Anthony Pettis is sticking around at welterweight and is set to take on Nate Diaz in the co-main event of UFC 241. However, Pettis, claims he was offered a fight …read more

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Duke Roufus has an interesting strategy to prepare Anthony Pettis for Nate Diaz

When Anthony Pettis steps into the cage with Nate Diaz at UFC 241, he’ll have to worry about his opponent’s incredible grappling skill, his crisp boxing, and his bottomless gas …read more

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Anthony Pettis Reveals He Was Offered Conor McGregor Before Nate Diaz Fight

The table is set for a welterweight meeting between Anthony “Showtime” Pettis and Nate Diaz in August. The former lightweight champion is scheduled to face Stockton’s favorite fighter in the …read more

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Anthony Pettis says he was offered Conor McGregor fight before Nate Diaz

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis is expected to return to the Octagon at UFC 241, where he’ll take on a big name in Nate Diaz. From the sounds of …read more

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Duke Roufus On Impersonating 'Homie' Nate Diaz In Training Anthony Pettis

It seems things are about to get interesting at Milwaukee’s Roufusport gym, with head coach Duke Roufus claiming he’ll be impersonating Anthony Pettis’ next opponent, Nate Diaz, ahead of their …read more

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Pettis says he was offered Conor before accepting Nate Diaz fight

Anthony Pettis talks about his UFC 241 matchup with Nate Diaz, and who he was offered before the Diaz fight came about. It was a bit of a surprise …read more

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Posted on May 14, 2019, 12:16 pm By
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Clay Guida calls out Nate Diaz after B.J. Penn win — then gets some bad news

RIO DE JANEIRO — After UFC 237, Clay Guida spoke to the media about his decision win over B.J. Penn, whether Penn should continue fighting, wanting to fight Nate Diaz, …read more

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Coach Details How He’ll Get Anthony Pettis Mentally Prepared For Nate Diaz

Anthony Pettis’ coach will be hard at work imitating Nate Diaz for a few months. Pettis vs. Diaz is set for UFC 241 on Aug. 17. “Showtime” and Diaz aren’t …read more

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Anthony Pettis Ready to Settle the Score with Nate Diaz

When Anthony “Showtime” Pettis received the call asking if he wanted to fight Nate Diaz, his response was simply “send the contract.” …read more

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Anthony Pettis On Nate Diaz: ‘I’m Looking Forward To Whooping His Ass’

Anthony Pettis has a beef with Nate Diaz and he plans on settling it in August. Pettis vs. Diaz is slated for UFC 241 on Aug. 17. Headlining the card …read more

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Pettis: UFC Offered Me McGregor Before Diaz

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently announced an intriguing Welterweight showdown pitting former Lightweight champion Anthony Pettis against Nate Diaz, set to go down as the co-main event for UFC 241 …read more

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Anthony Pettis on Nate Diaz fight: ‘It’s personal’

If Nate Diaz makes his long-awaited return to the Octagon at UFC 241 as planned, it will be against a very hostile opponent. Anthony Pettis, the man tasked with welcoming …read more

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Clay Guida calls out Nate Diaz after UFC 237 win, finds out his timing was hilariously off

RIO DE JANEIRO – There’s nothing wrong with having a call-out ready to go immediately after a UFC win.
Too bad Clay Guida’s timing was just a little bit off.
Guida met …read more

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Guida calls out Diaz after UFC 237 win, gets shut down by bad news

Clay Guida was hoping to have a rematch against Nate Diaz, only for it to be shut down by a last-minute announcement. UFC 237’s preliminary card opened up with a …read more

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Nate Diaz, Anthony Pettis Welterweight Fight Booked for UFC 241

Nate Diaz is set to return to the Octagon at UFC 241 to take on Anthony Pettis. The bout is set to be the co-main event and will be contested …read more

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Nate Diaz, Anthony Pettis verbally agree to welterweight bout at UFC 241

It looks like Nate Diaz will finally make his long-awaited return to the Octagon.
The former UFC title challenger has verbally agreed to fight Anthony Pettis in a welterweight bout …read more

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Nate Diaz set to return against Anthony Pettis in UFC 241 welterweight co-headliner

Nate Diaz has been booked to make his long-awaited return to the octagon against Anthony Pettis this summer.
Diaz (19-11 MMA, 14-9 UFC), who hasn’t fought since his loss to Conor …read more

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Nate Diaz vs. Anthony Pettis In The Works for UFC 241 In Anaheim

Already headlined by Daniel Cormier vs. Stipe Miocic II, the UFC is pulling out all the stops for their Anaheim return, UFC 241.
According to a report from ESPN’s Ariel Helwani, …read more

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Pettis vs. Diaz at welterweight set for UFC 241

Former UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis will be staying at 170 pounds for now. Nate Diaz is back.
He meets former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis at UFC 241 on Aug. …read more

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Diaz still submitting USADA samples despite being removed from UFC rankings

He might no longer be ranked, but Nate Diaz is still submitting drug samples to USADA. It’s been so long since Nate Diaz last fought in the UFC that the …read more

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Nate Diaz still submitting USADA samples despite absence

Nate Diaz has not fought since he gave up a hotly contested majority decision to Conor McGregor in 2016. That being said, the Stockton-based lightweight is still doing what he …read more

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Nate Diaz believes he should be boxing: “I’m stuck in a cage though”

Former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz would like to be boxing Canelo Alvarez or Daniel Jacobs, but instead is “stuck in a cage”.

Alvarez and Jacobs will meet in …read more

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Nate Diaz removed from UFC rankings

Nate Diaz has been removed from the official UFC rankings, presumably due to absence. It’s been well over two years since Nate Diaz last made an appearance in the …read more

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Posted on April 25, 2019, 3:46 pm By
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UFC rankings update: Nate Diaz exits, Alistair Overeem climbs

The official UFC rankings have been updated in the wake of Saturday’s UFC St. Petersburg card, and as expected there have been some notable changes. The biggest change, however, seems …read more

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New Rankings! Hit The Road, Jack

Two years and eight months after he last competed, longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender, Nate Diaz, has finally been removed from the promotion’s “official” Top 15 rankings.
If you’re …read more

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