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Kevin Holland: Nick Diaz “Swung At Me” For Wearing The Same Shirt

Ranked UFC middleweight Kevin Holland has described the time veteran fan-favorite Nick Diaz "swung" at him because of the shirt he was wearing. 2021 was an unsuccessful year in regards to fighting for both Holland and Diaz. After an incredible five-victory 2020, "Trailblazer" entered it hoping to surge towards title...

Bisping Names The UFC Veteran Nick Diaz Should Fight This Year

UFC Hall-of-Famer Michael Bisping has suggested a potential opponent for veteran fan favourite Nick Diaz if he returns to the Octagon this year. Diaz's highly-anticipated 2021 comeback wasn't the return many had envisioned. After nearly seven years away from the sport, a hiatus that began following his 2015 clash with...

Flashback: Nick Diaz Says What UFC Pays His Brother Makes Him Sick

On this day six years ago, we ran a story about Nick Diaz slamming the UFC for how the promotion was compensating his younger brother Nate. Today, the topic of fighter pay is stitched into the fabric of everyday MMA discourse. However, six years ago it was far less common....

Dana White Doesn’t Think Nick Diaz Should Fight Again

Dana White has shared his thoughts on the possibility of Nick Diaz fighting again. The biggest comeback of the year belongs to Nick Diaz. After six years away from the UFC, Diaz made his return to the Octagon with a loss to Robbie Lawler at UFC 266. After the fight,...

Kevin Holland Calls Out Nick Diaz On The Heels Of Chael Sonnen’s Report

Kevin Holland is ready to answer Chael Sonnen's call and fight Nick Diaz. Sonnen recently spoke in a video on his YouTube channel, saying that he had heard rumors that the UFC was interested in booking a fight between Holland, who was forced out of his November rematch with Kyle...

Dana White Doesn’t Think Costa/Diaz Weight Fiascos Set A Precedent

Dana White doesn’t think the recent weight issues with some high-profile names are an issue. In September, fans waited in great anticipation for the return of the O.G. Stockton bad boy, Nick Diaz. He was to rematch Robbie Lawler in a welterweight clash 17 years in the making. But days...

Nick Diaz Interested In Leon Edwards Short Notice Fight At UFC 269

The legendary Nick Diaz is willing to step up on short notice and fight Leon Edwards at UFC 269 after Jorge Masvidal pulled out. Diaz is coming off of his impressive, albeit short return to the Octagon against Robbie Lawler at UFC 266. After some early success and hard shots,...

Is The UFC Being Too Lenient When Fighters Miss Weight?

When a fighter takes a fight, a contract is sent out and signed by both parties. In this contract is a lot of information but among that information is time, place, and agreed-upon weight. Historically, if a fighter steps on the scale and comes in over the limit of...

Demetrious Johnson Respects Nick Diaz For Stopping Lawler Fight

Former UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson says he "totally" respects Nick Diaz for the way he ended his return fight against Robbie Lawler at UFC 266. After a near-seven-year hiatus following his five-round clash with Anderson Silva at UFC 183, Diaz entered the Octagon again at last month's pay-per-view. In...

Usman Co-Signs Idea Of Who Could Serve As Nick Diaz’s Next Opponent

UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman hopes Nick Diaz decides to continue his legendary UFC career. Prior to this past weekend's UFC 266 card, Nick Diaz laid out a grievance. He did not understand why he was being paired with Robbie Lawler for a second time and argued that his big...

Henry Cejudo Believes Nick Diaz Should Call For Robbie Lawler Trilogy

Former UFC double champion Henry Cejudo is advocating for Nick Diaz to get a third and final fight against his UFC 266 opponent Robbie Lawler. "Ruthless" and Nick Diaz ran it back after seventeen years. While many were dubious of Diaz's return after six years off, the 209 native...

Masvidal Wants Nick Diaz To Return At 100% Or Not At All

Jorge Masvidal doesn't believe fans got the Nick Diaz they are accustomed to at UFC 266. Masvidal's sentiment echoes that of many MMA fans who witnessed a perceivably soft-looking Diaz prematurely end his bout with Robbie Lawler early in the third round. It was the Stockton-native’s first fight in over...

Joe Rogan Reacts To Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler At UFC 266

UFC color analyst Joe Rogan was not in attendance for UFC 266 but had a strong reaction after seeing Nick Diaz return against Robbie Lawler. Inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, the two legends met for a second time. In their initial encounter in 2004, Diaz walked away...

Anderson Silva: “I Believe Nick Diaz Is Gonna Come Back Stronger”

Following the return of Nick Diaz at UFC 266, former middleweight champion Anderson Silva admits he was sad to see the way Diaz lost last weekend. Recently, Anderson Silva tried his hand at boxing as he and the UFC parted ways in November of 2020. While there were skeptics...

Dana White Believes Nick Diaz Looked “Incredible” At UFC 266

UFC President Dana White has given his take on Nick Diaz's return to action against Robbie Lawler last weekend at UFC 266. On the pay-per-view's main card, Diaz made the walk to the Octagon for the first time in over six years. He'd last been in action against the legendary...