VIDEO | More fighters reacting to Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz announcement

February 24, 2016 10:11 am by bjpenndotcom

Tuesday evening after a brief scramble, the UFC selected Nate Diaz as a replacement opponent for Conor McGregor at UFC 196. UFC President Dana White also announced that the fight between Diaz and McGregor was set for welterweight, rather than lightweight which is what McGregor was set to fight Rafael dos Anjos at.

Immediately after the bout the MMA world went wild on Twitter in anticipation of the fight. Above you can see even more fighters reacting to the news of McGregor vs. Diaz, in addition to the reactions we compiled in a previous article.


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