Video | Nate Diaz was not training for a triathlon prior to UFC 196

March 7, 2016 4:20 pm by Chris Taylor

So it turns out that Nate Diaz wasn’t actually training for a triathlon when he got the call to fight Conor McGregor on short-notice at UFC 196.

Diaz was actually on a yacht in Cabo with his good friend Gilbert Melendez when he received the call to fight from UFC officials.


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