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Diego Sanchez Says UFC 253 Fight Against Jake Matthews ‘Could Be My Last’

Diego Sanchez knows his fighting career is coming to a close. Sanchez has been fighting professionally since 2002 and actually won the first season of The Ultimate Fighter at middleweight. He has since fought at middleweight, welterweight, lightweight, and featherweight and has fought the who's who of the division. The 38-year-old...

Diego Sanchez Compares Jon Jones To Bill Cosby After DWI Arrest

Jon Jones' former teammate Diego Sanchez is putting "Bones" on blast. Jones found himself back in jail on March 26 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Police were responded to a criminal complaint of gunshots. The cops on duty say when they arrived in the area of 3rd Street and Central Avenue, Jones...

Diego Sanchez Goes On Rant After Kevin Lee Misses Weight For UFC Brasilia

Diego Sanchez is not happy that IV use is banned for weight cuts under USADA. Ever since the UFC introduced USADA for its anti-doping measures, it has made an impact. Whether you like it or hate it, USADA is here to stay and has been since 2015. While some have...

UFC Fighter Says Joshua Fabia Is Manipulating Diego Sanchez

One UFC welterweight isn't pleased with Joshua Fabia's presence in the MMA community. Fabia has had a slew of detractors since he took over the coaching reins for Diego Sanchez. Many including UFC color commentator Joe Rogan and former UFC "champ-champ" Daniel Cormier have criticized Fabia's corner advice. Both Fabia...

Joshua Fabia Takes Credit For Changing Diego Sanchez’s Style

Diego Sanchez's cornerman, Joshua Fabia, is wondering why no one is giving him any credit. Sanchez has made headlines as of late, seemingly for all the wrong reasons. "The Nightmare" has been criticized for choosing Fabia as his lone cornerman. Highly respected figures in the MMA community such as UFC...

Diego Sanchez Says He’s Never Been More Disrespected Than He Is Now

Diego Sanchez never pictured being disrespected by his fans and the MMA community but that's how he feels at the moment. Much has been made over Sanchez's decision to link up with Joshua Fabia for his camp. Fabia's corner advice and training techniques have been a hot topic in the...

Diego Sanchez’s Coach Details Drill Where He Chased UFC Fighter With Blade

Diego Sanchez's coach has explained why he chased UFC welterweight Emil Meek with a blade during a training session. Sanchez's coach, Joshua Fabia, has been under fire as of late. Many have criticized Fabia's corner advice. This dates back to July 2019 when Sanchez was defeated by Michael Chiesa via...

UFC Fighter Details ‘Crazy’ Training Session With Diego Sanchez’s Coach

UFC welterweight Emil Meek had quite the training session with Diego Sanchez's coach, Joshua Fabia. Much has been made over Sanchez's current camp situation. Since splitting from Jackson-Wink MMA, Sanchez has aligned himself with Fabia. Criticisms poured in over Fabia's corner advice during the "Nightmare's" bout with Michael Chiesa. Those...

Diego Sanchez Not Happy With Daniel Cormier’s ‘Bias’ Commentary

Diego Sanchez is once again taking aim at those who criticize his coach Joshua Fabia. Sanchez was seen in action this past Saturday night (Feb. 15). He shared the Octagon with Michel Pereira. It was clear that Sanchez would need a finish in the third round as he was down...

Kenny Florian Says Michel Pereira Can’t Be Angry Over UFC Rio Rancho DQ Loss

Kenny Florian believes Michel Pereira can't be angry that he lost to Diego Sanchez by DQ at UFC Rio Rancho. Pereira has gone on a Twitter and Instagram rant saying Sanchez is a chicken for taking the DQ win. He also tried to point out that the knee never...

Diego Sanchez Defends His ‘Smart, Veteran Decision’ Taking DQ Win At UFC Rio Rancho

Diego Sanchez believes he made the right decision taking the DQ win at UFC Rio Rancho. In the third round, Michel Pereira, who was dominating the fight, landed an illegal knee to Sanchez who said he couldn't continue and got a DQ win. Many said he quit, while others...

Diego Sanchez Did The Right Thing At UFC Rio Rancho

Diego Sanchez told officials he couldn't continue after eating an illegal knee to the face at UFC Rio Rancho. The context behind 'why?' doesn't matter. With just under two minutes left in a 15-minute fight, Michel Pereira landed an illegal knee to the face of an already downed (and hurt)...

UFC Rio Rancho Highlights: Diego Sanchez Beats Michel Pereira By DQ

Diego Sanchez vs. Michel Pereira was an odd fight. There’s no way around saying that.  The two fighters met in a welterweight bout at the UFC Rio Rancho event on Saturday night (February 15, 2020) from the that aired live on ESPN’s streaming service, ESPN+. In the pre-fight introductions, Sanchez...

Diego Sanchez Says He Wasn’t Appreciated At Jackson-Wink MMA

Diego Sanchez is out at Jackson-Wink MMA and he feels it's for the better. At one point, Sanchez was thought of to be a mainstay at the popular gym in Albuquerque, New Mexico. "The Nightmare" even defended Jackson-Wink MMA during the nasty split with Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone. As he heads...

Diego Sanchez Receives USADA Sanction, UFC Rio Rancho Fight Still On

Diego Sanchez has been hit with a three-month USADA sanction but his next bout isn't in jeopardy. USADA announced that Sanchez accepted a suspension for violating the UFC's anti-doping policy. Sanchez tested positive for ostarine and S-23. USADA determined that Sanchez was indeed the victim of contaminated supplements. Sanchez is still...