2896 Search Results for Nate Diaz

Dec 18, 2015 2:08 pm

WATCH! Michael Johnson explains altercation with Nate Diaz

Earlier today prior to the UFC on FOX 17 weigh-ins, Michael Johnson and Nate Diaz were involved in a brief scuffle in the hotel lobby. When the two came face to face at the official weigh-ins, things were heated, but professional. On a recent Periscope session, Michael Johnson explained what went down.

Dec 18, 2015 9:58 am

Exclusive Video | Nate Diaz discusses fight week ‘hell’

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Dec 18, 2015 9:43 am

Exclusive Video | When asked about Conor McGregor, here’s what Nate Diaz had to say

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Dec 18, 2015 9:18 am

Exclusive Video | Nate Diaz talks Reebok deal, trash talk, training camp & more

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Dec 18, 2015 8:38 am

WATCH! Nate Diaz and Michael Johnson involved in pre-fight scuffle

I have heard about this happening but I didn't believe it until I saw it with my own eyes.!! @ufc #ufcorlando #209 @natediaz209 A video posted by Tamdan "The Barn Cat" McCrory (@thebarncatmma) on Dec 18, 2015 at 7:39am PST Michael Johnson and Nate Diaz step on the scale at 1 p.m. PST today before...

Dec 17, 2015 2:43 pm

WATCH! Nate Diaz says he is the real money fight for Conor McGregor at lightweight

Can you imagine the press and media coverage for a bout featuring Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor? A brawl pre-fight similar to Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier would likely take place at every moment the two would be in the same room with the bold attitudes of both fighters. Watch Diaz talk about McGregor (5:22)...

Dec 17, 2015 12:53 pm

Nate Diaz unhappy with UFC on FOX 17 fight poster

This Saturday Nate Diaz will make his highly anticipated return to the Octagon against Michael Johnson after a year on the sidelines following a loss to Rafael Dos Anjos. Diaz wasn’t placed on the poster for the event, and that didn’t make him too happy. According to MMAJunkie he grabbed a sharpie and drew a...

Dec 16, 2015 4:47 pm

Nate Diaz Taking Out All Dummies Video: Fox 17

The Stockton, CA Gracie Jiu-Jitsu black belt is set to get back in the octagon against Michael “The Menace” Johnson. The fight will go down on FOX 17 this Saturday in the Amway Center Orlando, FL. Nate Diaz like his brother, dedicated their lives to martial arts at a young age and pursued their passions...

Dec 16, 2015 2:38 pm

Nate Diaz committed to climbing lightweight rankings

Nate Diaz hasn’t been inside the Octagon in over a year, however this Saturday he will make his return at UFC on FOX 17 against #6 ranked Michael Johnson. While Diaz hasn’t fought frequently since 2013, he is now committed to climbing the lightweight rankings and pursuing a title shot. He spoke to UFC.com to...

Dec 14, 2015 2:01 pm

Nate Diaz on FOX 17 : Must Watch Exclusive Video – Gimmie Shelter

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Dec 12, 2015 12:35 pm

Nate Diaz 2015 Highlights Video: Johnson vs Diaz FOX 17

It’s been one year and 24 hours since Nate Diaz has stepped into the UFC octagon.  The younger Diaz will be looking to get back into the mix in the stacked lightweight division, regardless if it’s a main event or a three rounder Diaz is as game as they come. Diaz has dropped 3 of...

Sep 7, 2015 12:23 am

Nate Diaz Had Something To Say About McGregor Going After UFC Lightweights

  At Friday’s UFC ‘GO BIG’ press conference, interim featherweight champ Conor McGregor was in full force. Although there were a bunch of UFC champions and stars on the stage, it was really only McGregor doing the talking, even when the question wasn’t directed at him. He would just chime in whenever he felt it...

Aug 31, 2015 5:57 pm

Thiago Alves: Fight with Nate Diaz almost happened

Thiago Alves is looking forward to headlining his second event in a row, this time against fellow welterweight Benson Henderson at “UFC Fight Night 79”. The card takes place on November 28, 2015 in South Korea and will be Henderson’s second fight at 170. Redemption is on Alves’ mind as his last outing in the...

Aug 26, 2015 1:17 pm

Johnson: ‘I’m going to take Nate Diaz’s Dignity In Our Fight’

The UFC announced what is now a highly anticipated lightweight fight between Nate Diaz and Michael Johnson on Monday and it looks like Johnson is already looking to start the pre-fight antics. In a recent interview with MMAJunkie, Johnson said that he fully plans on taking Diaz’s dignity away from him when they step inside...

Aug 24, 2015 9:15 pm

Nate Diaz vs. Michael Johnson set for UFC on FOX 17

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Aug 17, 2015 6:59 am

FACEOFF! Shaq has a BIT of a size advantage over Nate Diaz…

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Aug 15, 2015 6:40 am

Nate Diaz Teaches Shaq A Few Things On The Mat –– WATCH NOW!

UFC lightweight/welterweight Nate Diaz doesn’t have a fight booked but that doesn’t mean he’s not in the gym everyday. Diaz posted a video that shows him teaching his friend and NBA great Shaquille O’Neal a few things on the mat. The video’s interesting for a few reasons. One, it’s just cool to see Diaz training...

Aug 14, 2015 5:30 am

No Fight No Problem — Nate Diaz Stays Ready — Watch!

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Aug 7, 2015 1:10 pm

Khabib Backs Off – ‘I want hard fights, not Nate Diaz’

Right after their brawl at WSOF 22, UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov said he requested a fight with Nate Diaz. Now, it appears Khabib has had a change of heart. He told tofight.ru, that he no longer wants that fight because it would disrespect his fans. “If I take a fight with [Nate] Diaz, then I...

Aug 3, 2015 4:32 pm

Flashback! Ronda Rousey’s Trip to the 209 with Nick and Nate Diaz

Ronda Rousey proved this weekend that she is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, stars UFC has to offer. Her performance at “UFC 190” set the internet ablaze and received mainstream coverage. Before she was the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion, however, she was the queen of Strikeforce on Showtime. Long before it was...

Aug 3, 2015 7:54 am

Khabib: ‘I tried to fight Nate Diaz, but all he did was run away from me!’

On Saturday evening, Khabib Nurmagomedov got into an altercation with some members of the Diaz camp at the World Series of Fighting event in Las Vegas, Nevada. The altercation started in the pit of the showroom where the event was taking place. A brawl broke out in the stands, but it was separated before anything...

Aug 2, 2015 6:59 pm

Nate Diaz Blasts Khabib after Saturday’s Brawl: ‘He Got Open Hand Slapped!’

The saga between the Diaz Brothers and Khabib Nurmagomedov’s camp is FAR from over. Diaz’s and Nurmagomedov’s crews got into an altercation at “WSOF 22” on Saturday evening which led to a brawl in the stands. After getting separated, they found themselves in ANOTHER scuffle in what seemed to be the casino’s lobby. The following...

Aug 2, 2015 4:26 pm

Khabib Attacks! Punches and Kicks Nate Diaz in Public Brawl — WATCH!

World Series of Fighting 22 was a controversial event to say the least. Rousimar Palhares’ inability to let go of submissions on time infuriated some, but tempers boiled over when Khabib Nurmagomedov and Nate Diaz had an altercation outside of the decagon! In the video above, you can see Nurmagomedov kick and swing in the...

Aug 2, 2015 1:45 pm

Nick and Nate Diaz are Banned from WSOF Events After Saturday’s Brawl

Nick and Nate Diaz attended Saturday’s World Series of Fighting event in Las Vegas to show support for their friend and teammate Jake Shields as he challenged Rousimar Palhares for the World Series of Fighting Championship. Tempers ran high inside the decagon AND outside, apparently. At one point in the evening, Nate Diaz confronted fellow...

Jul 23, 2015 9:23 am

‘Showtime’ Pettis Down For Scrap With ‘Irrelevant’ Nate Diaz

Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis has not fought since losing his title to Rafael dos Anjos at March’s UFC 185 event in Dallas. Pettis was scheduled to compete against Myles Jury at this weekend’s UFC on FOX 16 card in Chicago, but was forced to withdraw from the event with an injury. “Showtime”...