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Nick Diaz Fighter Statistics

Pro MMA Record: 26-10-0 NC(2)

Diaz was born and raised in Stockton, California to a Mexican-American family. Nick has a younger brother, Nathan and a younger sister Nina who were mostly raised by their mother Melissa as their father was not around much. Diaz began training in karate and aikido from a young age and also participated in wrestling tournaments during his teenage years. Diaz attended Tokay High School in Lodi, California, for a year before dropping out. While a freshman, he was a member of the swim team.[citation needed] He started training in Sambo at the age of 16 under Bulgarian National Sambo Champion Valeri Ignatov. Around the same time, after seeing Renzo Gracie in the UFC, he started training mixed martial arts under Steve Heath at the Animal House gym before joining Cesar Gracie's team. He was promoted to black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu by Cesar Gracie on May 8, 2007.

Last Fight: Robbie Lawler
Age: 39
Height 6'1"
Weight 185 lbs
Nick Name: N/A
Nationality: United States
Association: Cesar Gracie Fight Team
26 Wins
KO / TKO
13
50%
Submission
8
30%
Decisions
5
19%
10 Losses
KO / TKO
3
30%
Submission
0
0%
Decisions
7
70%

Wiki Stats

Reach 76 in (193 cm)
Style Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Team Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu
Trainer Richard Perez (Boxing)Cesar Gracie (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu)
Rank 3rd Degree Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Cesar Gracie
Years active 2001–2015, 2021–present (MMA)2005 (Boxing)

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Nick Diaz next fight?
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Nick Diaz last fight?
Nick Diaz lost his last fight against Robbie Lawler by TKO (Retirement) on Sep. 25, 2021 at UFC 266 - Volkanovski vs. Ortega.
Is Nick Diaz retired?
Nick Diaz last fought Robbie Lawler 1 year 8 days ago, and should be considered active.
Should I bet on Nick Diaz?
Nick Diaz has a 72% win percentage, and has been favored to win in 71% of his fights.
Out of the 14 fights we have recorded, his opening odds average is a -387 favorite, and out of 10 favored matches, he has won 100% of them.
As an underdog he has been in 4 matches, with a win rate of 25% and an odds average of +191.
According to online odds, if you had bet $100 on all 14 of Nick Diaz betting fights, you would have made $200.
Conversely if you had bet $100 on all of his opponents, you would have lost $963.
Where is Nick Diaz from?
Nick Diaz is from Stockton, California, United States.
Has Nick Diaz ever been knocked out?
Nick Diaz has lost 3 times by KO/TKO. He was last defeated by TKO (Retirement) from Robbie Lawler on Sep. 25, 2021 at UFC 266 - Volkanovski vs. Ortega
How long has Nick Diaz been fighting?
Nick Diaz has been fighting for a period of 19 years 11 months and 25 days, his first fight was on Aug. 31, 2001 at IFC WC 15 - Warriors Challenge 15. He has accumalated roughly 6 hours, 39 minutes and 8 seconds of professional combat.

Fight Record

W / L Opponent Event/Date Method Referee Round Time
loss Robbie Lawler UFC 266 - Volkanovski vs. Ortega
Sep/25/2021
TKO (Retirement) Jason Herzog 3 0:44
NC Anderson Silva UFC 183 - Silva vs. Diaz
Jan/31/2015
No Contest (Overturned by NSAC) John McCarthy 5 5:00
loss Georges St. Pierre UFC 158 - St. Pierre vs. Diaz
Mar/16/2013
Decision (Unanimous) Yves Lavigne 5 5:00
loss Carlos Condit UFC 143 - Diaz vs. Condit
Feb/04/2012
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 5 5:00
win B.J. Penn UFC 137 - Penn vs. Diaz
Oct/29/2011
Decision (Unanimous) Josh Rosenthal 3 5:00
win Paul Daley Strikeforce - Diaz vs. Daley
Apr/09/2011
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 4:57
win Evangelista Santos Strikeforce - Diaz vs. Cyborg
Jan/29/2011
Submission (Armbar) Josh Rosenthal 2 4:50
win K.J. Noons Strikeforce - Diaz vs. Noons 2
Oct/09/2010
Decision (Unanimous) Josh Rosenthal 5 5:00
win Hayato Sakurai Dream - Dream 14
May/29/2010
Submission (Armbar) Yuji Shimada 1 3:54
win Marius Zaromskis Strikeforce - Miami
Jan/30/2010
TKO (Punches) Troy Waugh 1 4:38
win Scott Smith Strikeforce - Lawler vs. Shields
Jun/06/2009
Submission (Rear-Naked Choke) John McCarthy 3 1:41
win Frank Shamrock Strikeforce - Shamrock vs. Diaz
Apr/11/2009
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 2 3:57
win Thomas Denny EliteXC - Unfinished Business
Jul/26/2008
TKO (Punches) Josh Rosenthal 2 0:30
win Muhsin Corbbrey EliteXC - The Return of the King
Jun/14/2008
TKO (Punches) Chris West 3 3:59
win Katsuya Inoue Dream 3 - Lightweight Grand Prix 2008 Quarterfinals
May/11/2008
TKO (Corner Stoppage) Samio Kimura 1 6:45
loss K.J. Noons EliteXC - Renegade
Nov/10/2007
TKO (Doctor Stoppage) Kerry Hatley 1 5:00
win Mike Aina EliteXC - Uprising
Sep/15/2007
Decision (Split) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
NC Takanori Gomi Pride 33 - Second Coming
Feb/24/2007
No Contest (Overturned by NSAC) Daisuke Noguchi 2 1:46
win Gleison Tibau UFC 65 - Bad Intentions
Nov/18/2006
TKO (Punches) Steve Mazzagatti 2 2:27
win Josh Neer UFC 62 - Liddell vs. Sobral
Aug/26/2006
Submission (Kimura) Herb Dean 3 1:42
win Ray Steinbeiss ICFO 1 - Stockton
May/13/2006
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
loss Sean Sherk UFC 59 - Reality Check
Apr/15/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Marco Lopez 3 5:00
loss Joe Riggs UFC 57 - Liddell vs. Couture 3
Feb/04/2006
Decision (Unanimous) Steve Mazzagatti 3 5:00
loss Diego Sanchez UFC - The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale
Nov/05/2005
Decision (Unanimous) John McCarthy 3 5:00
win Koji Oishi UFC 53 - Heavy Hitters
Jun/04/2005
KO (Punches) Mario Yamasaki 1 1:24
win Drew Fickett UFC 51 - Super Saturday
Feb/05/2005
TKO (Punches) John McCarthy 1 4:40
loss Karo Parisyan UFC 49 - Unfinished Business
Aug/21/2004
Decision (Split) Mario Yamasaki 3 5:00
win Robbie Lawler UFC 47 - It's On
Apr/02/2004
KO (Punch) Steve Mazzagatti 2 1:31
win Jeremy Jackson UFC 44 - Undisputed
Sep/26/2003
Submission (Armbar) Steve Mazzagatti 3 2:04
win Jeremy Jackson IFC WC 18 - Big Valley Brawl
Jul/19/2003
TKO (Punches) 1 4:33
win Joe Hurley WEC 6 - Return of a Legend
Mar/27/2003
Submission (Kimura) Herb Dean 1 1:55
loss Kuniyoshi Hironaka Shooto - Year End Show 2002
Dec/14/2002
Decision (Split) Toshiharu Suzuki 3 5:00
win Harris Sarmiento Warriors Quest 8 - Young Guns
Oct/24/2002
TKO (Corner Stoppage) 2 1:47
loss Jeremy Jackson UA 4 - King of the Mountain
Sep/28/2002
TKO (Punches) Josh Rosenthal 1 0:49
win Adam Lynn UA 4 - King of the Mountain
Sep/28/2002
Submission (Armbar) Herb Dean 1 2:51
win Blaine Tyler UA 4 - King of the Mountain
Sep/28/2002
TKO (Punches) Herb Dean 2 2:01
win Chris Lytle IFC WC 17 - Warriors Challenge 17
Jul/12/2002
Decision (Unanimous) 3 5:00
win Mike Wick IFC WC 15 - Warriors Challenge 15
Aug/31/2001
Submission (Triangle Choke) 1 3:43