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Nov 24, 2012 8:36 am

Quick Twitt | Diego Sanchez Hints At Gomi Booking | UFC NEWS

Looks like “The Nightmare” turned “The Dream”, Diego Sanchez is set on making his way back down to the UFC’s lightweight division. The Greg Jackson trained fighter went on a great lightweight run in his last divisional appearance but was halted by then champion BJ Penn and decided he’s better suited as a welterweight. As...

Aug 9, 2012 8:17 am

Diego Sanchez Reaches Out to WWE Star

WWE Superstar Daniel Bryan noted in several media interviews that his inspiration for the “YES!” chants was UFC fighter Diego Sanchez. In a new interview with OpposingViews.com, Sanchez says Bryan is supporting him in a way and he has his back. Diego expressed interest in working with Bryan as his team has reached out to...

Aug 8, 2012 5:05 pm

Diego Sanchez Critical Of His Training Partners And Their Boring Fights | UFC NEWS

Diego Sanchez recently announced he is moving from welterweight to lightweight.  Sanchez revealed his thoughts on his Jackson MMA teamamtes, Clay Guida and Carlos Condit‘s  most recent performance during an interview with MMAhour on Monday stating both sucked and felt Nick Diaz won over Condit. “I thought both of those fights sucked.” “My coaches might...

Aug 6, 2012 12:13 pm

Diego Sanchez Planning Return To Lightweight | UFC NEWS

Diego Sanchez tweets he is moving back to lightweight for his next UFC scrap shortly after he tweets a wishful rematch with BJ Penn.   Diego’s twitter page shows he is working to get down to 155 pounds and starting a vegetarian diet.  The motivation to get back in the cage and compete again via twitter...

Feb 14, 2012 2:29 pm

Photo: Diego Sanchez vs. Jake Ellenberger Stare Off | UFC on Fuel TV 1

UFC on FUEL TV is set to take place in Omaha, Nebraska tomorrow from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez is set for the evening’s main event.   Read More: UFC on Fuel TV 1, Jake Ellenberger (News), Diego Sanchez (News)

Jan 24, 2012 8:24 am

UFC NEWS – Diego Sanchez: “I would kick Nick Diaz’s a** again”

“Man, everybody out there, straight up, I don’t like to hear this crap about Nick Diaz. I’m hearing this stuff on Sherdog, ‘Oh Diego Sanchez and Nick Diaz…gotta pick Nick Diaz, that was a long time ago and he’s gotten so much better.’ You know what man, we’ve all gotten better. Styles make fights! I’m...

Oct 26, 2011 1:44 pm

Diego Sanchez Ready To Resume Training After Getting Cast Removed

Albuquerque, N.M. – Top UFC Welterweight contender Diego “The Dream” Sanchez had a cast removed from his right hand yesterday, clearing him to resume full training activities.  Sanchez was slated to fight Matt Hughes at UFC 135 on Sept. 24 when he suffered a broken bone in his right hand on Sept. 5, forcing him...

Sep 5, 2011 1:38 pm

Diego Sanchez Out Against Hughes With Broken Hand

UFC welterweight fighter, Diego Sanchez, has been forced out of his scheduled UFC 135 matchup with Matt Hughes, due to a broken hand suffered during training. The news comes straight from Dana White, just moments ago and as confirmed by the company president, a search for a replacement is currently underway. No word on the...

Apr 23, 2017 7:45 am

Al Iaquinta unsure of UFC future after devastating KO defeat of Sanchez

Al Iaquinta looked as good as ever when he knocked out Diego Sanchez in the co-main event of UFC Nashville. Unfortunately, the New York based fighter is still at odds with the UFC, and as such, isn’t sure what the future holds as far as his fighting career goes. Iaquinta addressed this issue post-fight (via...

Nov 21, 2015 10:13 pm

UFC FN 78 results: Ricardo Lamas dominates Sanchez, wins via decision

In the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 78, Ricardo Lamas put on a spectacular performance against Diego Sanchez. Lamas battered Sanchez over the course of the three rounds, ultimately severely damaging the lead leg of Sanchez and limiting his mobility. While Sanchez showed tremendous heart as always, the pace and precision of Lamas ultimately...

May 27, 2015 8:18 am

WATCH! ‘El Nino’ Puts On FOTY Performance Against Sanchez (Full Fight)

‘Two of the UFC’s most exciting lightweights square off when Gilbert Melendez meets Diego Sanchez. Melendez is coming off a split-decision title loss to champ Benson Henderson and will do whatever it takes to keep this one out of the judges hands. Catch Melendez’s upcoming fight against Eddie Alvarez at UFC 188.’ via- UFC WATCH!...

Apr 1, 2015 1:45 pm

Hardy Wants A Fight, Name Drops Sanchez, Koscheck

“I’ve just been speaking to Dana backstage and he’s trying to convince me, ‘nah, you’ve got a career in commentary. It’s not the same, when I get in there interviewing them after their fights and I’ve got my arm around them, I’m feeling the energy they’re putting off. I miss that, I miss all of...

Oct 24, 2014 11:48 am

NIGHTMARE! Sanchez Joins Velasquez, Lauzon On UFC 180 Sidelines

Earlier this week it was revealed that UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez was forced out of his UFC 180 main event bout against Fabricio Werdum. Prior to that, main-card fighter Joe Lauzon was forced out of his bout against Diego Sanchez with a knee injury, leaving his opponent, Diego Sanchez without an opponent. Now it...

Oct 9, 2014 5:00 am

Parke Wants Lauzon v Sanchez Winner, Gets Shut Down

After getting displaced from the biggest fight of his career, due to injury, ‘Stormin’ Norman Parke has requested the next best thing. The winner of @JoeLauzon & @DiegoSanchezUFC 3rd January would be great. — STORMIN NORMAN PARKE (@norman_parke) October 6, 2014 Joe Lauzon isn’t interested: @JoeLauzon @DiegoSanchezUFC don't take it personal joe, I just stated...

Oct 5, 2014 10:29 am

PHOTOS | Hilarious Fan Made Posters For Lauzon vs. Sanchez

It was announced on Friday that Joe Lauzon would be stepping in for Norman Parke at UFC 180 to face Diego Sanchez. Given the fact that both Lauzon and Sanchez both put on extremely exciting, and bloody fights, members of The UnderGround began making hilarious fight posters. Check out some of the best below:

Oct 3, 2014 9:52 am

Lauzon replaces Parke, meets Sanchez at UFC 180

Joe Lauzon has replaced the injured Norman Parke, and will now meet Diego Sanchez at November’s UFC 180 event in Mexico City. UFC officials confirmed the news earlier today. Joe Lauzon (24-9 MMA, 11-6 UFC) was most recently seen in action at last month’s UFC Fight Night 50 event in Connecticut, where he scored a...

Sep 15, 2014 8:53 am

Sanchez Fires Back At ‘Pillow Punching’ Norman Parke

Diego Sanchez and Norman Parke are set to go to war at UFC 180: Velasquez vs. Werdum on November 15th in Mexico. As is becoming commonplace in the MMA world now, Sanchez and Parke have begun trash talking one another. The beef started with Parke saying he would kick Sanchez head clean off. This prompted...