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Diego Sanchez Afraid The “Evil” UFC Will Murder Him In Retaliation

The saga behind Diego Sanchez’s UFC release is one that carries themes of distrust, confrontation, miscommunication, and now murder. Last week, Diego Sanchez was released from his UFC contract just …read more

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Alex Morono eyes third-round KO of Donald Cerrone, says a win will be “bittersweet” for him: “I’m ready to throw down”

Alex Morono was staying ready for a short-notice opportunity and he got his wish this week. When Donald Cerrone and Diego Sanchez were booked to fight one another on May …read more

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Diego Sanchez afraid UFC will come after him: 'I'm fearful for my motherf***ing life'

Diego Sanchez has not minced words about the UFC in the aftermath of his unceremonious release, and he’s genuinely concerned that he might pay for it.
Sanchez (30-13 MMA, 19-13 UFC), …read more

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Diego Sanchez says he is scared the UFC might kill him and frame it as a suicide

Former UFC fighter Diego Sanchez says that he is scared the UFC might kill him and frame it as a suicide in the next two years. Sanchez was recently released …read more

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Diego Sanchez Afraid The “Evil” UFC Will Murder Him In Retaliation

The saga behind Diego Sanchez’s UFC release is one that carries themes of distrust, confrontation, miscommunication, and now murder. Last week, Diego Sanchez was released from his UFC contract just …read more

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Sanchez Expects UFC To Murder Him, Frame It As Suicide

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Longtime UFC welterweight veteran Diego Sanchez, who parted ways with the promotion late last month in …read more

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Diego Sanchez scared that the UFC might kill him

UFC Hall of Fame member, winner of the inaugural season of The Ultimate fighter, and former lightweight title challenger Diego Sanchez continues to display alarming behavior after being released …read more

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Posted on May 5, 2021, 9:16 am By
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Diego Sanchez lashes out at UFC president Dana White

UFC Hall of Fame member Diego Sanchez lashed out at UFC president Dana White during a recent interview in reaction to being released by the fight promotion. Sanchez pleaded …read more

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Posted on May 5, 2021, 8:16 am By
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Diego Sanchez sends emotional message to Dana White: ‘You can’t meet with your boy?’

Diego Sanchez has seen his lengthy run in the UFC come to an abrupt and unceremonious end ahead of what was to be a bout with Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone this …read more

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The Mookie & Crookie Show 120: UFC Vegas 25 recap, Sanchez released

June M. Williams

Episode 1120 discussion: UFC Vegas 25 review, Diego Sanchez released, Romero unfit for Bellator tourney, Nick Diaz won’t be fighting Chimaev, Zabit …read more

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UFC commentator Brendan Fitzgerald discusses “awkward” production meeting incident with Joshua Fabia and Diego Sanchez on Fight Island

UFC play-by-play commentator Brendan Fitzgerald discussed the production meeting incident with Joshua Fabia and Diego Sanchez on Fight Island. Last week, it was revealed that the UFC had cut Sanchez …read more

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Morono steps in to fight 'Cowboy,' sources say

Alex Morono will replace Diego Sanchez and fight Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the co-main event of this weekend’s UFC Fight Night card in Las Vegas. …read more

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Alex Morono in for Diego Sanchez to fight Donald Cerrone at UFC Vegas 26

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Welterweight veteran Alex Morono will step in on short notice to fight Donald Cerrone at UFC Vegas 26 after Diego …read more

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Donald Cerrone gets Alex Morono after Diego Sanchez removed from UFC on ESPN 24

Donald Cerrone has a new opponent for UFC on ESPN 24.
With Diego Sanchez removed from the card and released from the UFC, Cerrone (36-15-1 MMA, 29-15-1 UFC) will now take …read more

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Diego Sanchez responds, accuses UFC of bullying him

UFC Hall of Fame member and winner of the inaugural season of The Ultimate Fighter Diego Sanchez was released by the UFC and continues to air his grievances with the …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2021, 3:16 pm By
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‘Con artist’ Fabia is using you - Rashad urges Sanchez to get rid of ‘parasite’

TUF standouts Rashad Evans and Diego Sanchez | Photo by Denise Truscello/WireImage

Fellow TUF standout Rashad Evans urges his friend Diego Sanchez to get rid …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2021, 8:16 am By
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Josh Thomson sympathizes with Diego Sanchez: “The UFC is not gonna reply to him”

Josh Thomson sympathizes with Diego Sanchez as he claims ‘The Nightmare’ will not be receiving a reply from Dana White and the UFC. Earlier this week news broke that Sanchez …read more

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Michael Bisping trashes “toxic little sh*t” Joshua Fabia, expresses sympathy for “absolute legend of the game” Diego Sanchez

UFC commentator Michael Bisping trashed “toxic little sh*t” Joshua Fabia following the promotion releasing longtime veteran Diego Sanchez. The UFC cut Sanchez last week after 16 years with the company …read more

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Rashad Evans Pleads With Diego: Get ‘Parasite’ Fabia Out Of Your Life!

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More people close to Diego Sanchez are calling out his coach and mentor Joshua Fabia over …read more

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Posted on May 2, 2021, 7:16 pm By
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Diego Sanchez opens up on UFC release: “Dana White won’t answer my calls now, I’m never gonna get sh*t from them”

TUF 1 winner Diego Sanchez has opened up on his UFC release claiming that promotional President Dana White will no longer answer his calls. Earlier this week it was announced …read more

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Diego Sanchez questions UFC's reaction to medical records request: 'I'm never gonna get sh*t'

As far as Diego Sanchez is concerned, he was just trying to make things easier on his future self by asking the UFC for his medical records.
Sanchez, a Season 1 …read more

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Diego Sanchez Shares His Side Of The Story Behind UFC Release

Diego Sanchez has come forward to give his side of the story behind his release from the Ultimate Fighting Championship.  Following the news of Diego Sanchez’s UFC release, Dana White …read more

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Diego Sanchez Shares His Side Of The Story Behind His UFC Release

Diego Sanchez has come forward to give his side of the story behind his release from the Ultimate Fighting Championship.  Following the news of Diego Sanchez’s UFC release, Dana White …read more

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Joshua Fabia leaks phone call with UFC’s chief legal officer Hunter Campbell regarding Diego Sanchez’s medicals

Diego Sanchez may have parted ways with the UFC but that is not stopping his coach Joshua Fabia from creating some final drama. The former TUF 1 winner, Sanchez (30-13 …read more

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Joshua Fabia leaks phone call with UFC's Hunter Campbell over Diego Sanchez medicals

The Diego Sanchez train may have made its last stop in the UFC, but the car that carries all the drama continues to barrel forward.
And the majority of that drama …read more

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Posted on May 1, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Dana White Shares Details On The Cause Of Diego Sanchez’s Release

UFC President Dana White has revealed details behind the release of Diego Sanchez and attributes his decision to the actions of a cancerous third party. Diego Sanchez had one final …read more

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Diego Sanchez paid full show and win money for canceled Donald Cerrone fight after being released from the UFC

Diego Sanchez was released from the UFC on Thursday night, but he was paid his show and win money. Sanchez was supposed to have his retirement fight on May 8 …read more

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Dana White Shares Details On The Cause Of Diego Sanchez’s Release

UFC President Dana White has revealed details behind the release of Diego Sanchez and attributes his decision to the actions of a cancerous third party. Diego Sanchez had one final …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2021, 5:46 pm By
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Diego Sanchez vs. UFC: A timeline of events that led to veteran’s departure

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Diego Sanchez was not only pulled from his fight with Donald Cerrone at UFC Vegas 26, but on Tuesday released from …read more

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Dana White blasts Joshua Fabia following Diego Sanchez's release: 'The guy is batsh*t nuts'

With Diego Sanchez no longer under contract, UFC president Dana White went off on the veteran fighter’s coach, Joshua Fabia.
Sanchez (30-13 MMA, 19-13 UFC), who was scheduled to face Donald …read more

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White Blames ‘Creepy Weirdo’ For Sanchez Release

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently gave Diego Sanchez his unconditional release, which means “The Nightmare” will no …read more

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Dana White reacts after the UFC parts ways with former TUF 1 winner Diego Sanchez

UFC president Dana White has reacted to the news that the promotion has parted ways with MMA legend Diego Sanchez. It was revealed overnight that Sanchez, who has been with …read more

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Diego Sanchez is no longer a UFC fighter

Diego Sanchez has been released by the UFC.

Sanchez won the inaugural season of The Ultimate Fighter in April 2005. After more than 16 years with the fight …read more

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Diego Sanchez released from roster after 16-year UFC run

After 16 long years, veteran Diego Sanchez has parted ways with the UFC. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

The first …read more

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Posted on April 30, 2021, 6:46 am By
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UFC terminates Sanchez's contract, says White

The UFC terminated Diego Sanchez’s contract Tuesday, according to Dana White, meaning Sanchez’s scheduled May 8 fight against Donald Cerrone is now off. …read more

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UFC releases 'TUF 1' winner Diego Sanchez, ending more than 16-year run

Diego Sanchez’s storied UFC tenure has come to an end.
After more than 16 years and 32 fights with the promotion, “The Ultimate Fighter 1” winner Sanchez has been released from …read more

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Diego Sanchez posts video of Joshua Fabia fighter meeting altercation

Diego Sanchez’s run in the UFC has seemingly come to an abrupt ending just a week before his matchup against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. On Tuesday it was revealed that Sanchez …read more

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Video: Joshua Fabia crashes Diego Sanchez's broadcast fighter meeting in Abu Dhabi

Many things go on behind the scenes for fighters during a UFC fight week.
Among them is an informal meeting with the TV crew to discuss training camp, preparations for the …read more

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Posted on April 29, 2021, 11:16 pm By
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Emil Weber Meek calls out Donald Cerrone for “Cowboy vs. Viking” matchup

UFC welterweight Emil Weber Meek called out veteran Donald Cerrone after he recently lost Diego Sanchez as his next opponent. Cerrone was set to fight Diego Sanchez in a battle …read more

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Diego Sanchez out of UFC Vegas 26 bout against Donald Cerrone

Season 1 The Ultimate Fighter middleweight winner Diego Sanchez was expected to face Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC Vegas 26 on May 8. The match was supposed to be …read more

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Diego Sanchez Withdraws from UFC on ESPN 24 Matchup with Donald Cerrone

UFC on ESPN 24 has taken another hit, as Diego Sanchez is out of a proposed welterweight clash with Donald Cerrone.
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Diego Sanchez out of UFC on ESPN 24 bout with Donald Cerrone

The matchup between former teammates Diego Sanchez and Donald Cerrone won’t go down at UFC on ESPN 24.
Sanchez (30-13 MMA, 19-13 UFC) won’t be competing against Cerrone (36-15-1 MMA, 23-12-1 …read more

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What A Nightmare! Diego Sanchez Out Of ‘Cowboy’ Fight

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Just when the Diego Sanchez vs. Donald Cerrone fight was starting to build up some heat, the whole thing has …read more

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UFC Vegas 26 Changes: Sanchez Out Of Cerrone Fight; New Main Event

Next weekend’s UFC Vegas 26 card has just been dealt another blow, as Diego Sanchez has withdrawn from his UFC farewell fight against Donald Cerrone. Originally scheduled to take place …read more

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UFC Vegas 26 Changes: Sanchez Out Of Cerrone Fight; New Main Event

Next weekend’s UFC Vegas 26 card has just been dealt another blow, as Diego Sanchez has withdrawn from his UFC farewell fight against Donald Cerrone. Originally scheduled to take place …read more

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Diego Sanchez out of fight with Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone, search for replacement underway

Diego Sanchez has been forced out of his upcoming fight against former teammate Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC Vegas 26 on May 8.
Multiple sources confirmed the information to MMA Fighting …read more

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Diego Sanchez says UFC left him at the airport

Diego Sanchez walks to the cage for his UFC 253 bout against Jake Matthews. | Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC

The ‘Nightmare’ and his team …read more

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Diego Sanchez Looks To Drag Donald Cerrone Into Retirement With Him

If Diego Sanchez is going into the pit of retirement, he plans on dragging Donald Cerrone down with him. On May 8, Diego Sanchez will be competing in his final …read more

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Sanchez Vows To Retire ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone On May 8

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Longtime UFC welterweight veteran Diego Sanchez, who captured the inaugural glass trophy on Season 1 of …read more

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Diego Sanchez says he’s “motivated” to beat up Donald Cerrone and send him into retirement

Diego Sanchez believes his May 8 fight against Donald Cerrone will be “Cowboy’s” retirement after he beats him up. The fight is expected to serve as Sanchez’s retirement fight. With …read more

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Diego Sanchez plans on retiring Donald Cerrone: 'Cowboy's ass better get ready for retirement too'

Diego Sanchez is planning on making Donald Cerrone question his fighting career.
Sanchez (30-13 MMA, 19-13 UFC) meets ex-Jackson Wink MMA training partner Cerrone (36-15-1 MMA, 23-12-1 UFC) on May 8, …read more

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