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Nick Diaz’s coach Cesar Gracie took to twitter today to proclaim the much-anticipated fight between UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre and Gracie protege Nick Diaz is happening.
Cesar Gracie @CesarGracieBJJ
@ufc@DiazBrothers209 Nick Diaz vs GSP is on!
While Dana White hinted earlier that he was looking at a March 16th date in GSP’s hometown of Montreal for the proposed encounter, as of yet nothing has been confirmed by the UFC office. GSP and Diaz were set to clash earlier this year before Diaz was pulled from the fight for refusing to adhere to UFC media obligations.
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The biggest welterweight scrap in mixed martial arts history is official … again. During Saturday’s broadcast of “The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale,” it was confirmed welterweight king Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) will defend his crown against Nick Diaz at UFC 158.
The March 16th blockbuster takes place in GSP’s backyard at Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The biggest welterweight scrap in mixed martial arts history is official … again. On Friday afternoon, Nick Diaz’s longtime manager, Cesar Garcie, reported his client will challenge reigning 170-pound king Georges St-Pierre (Pictured) for his crown at UFC 158.
“Nick Diaz vs GSP is on!” Gracie tweeted.
MMAFighting initially reported the two would tango in the March 16th event...
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Welterweight king Georges St-Pierre has been granted his wish and will get to defend his throne against Nick Diaz in the March 16th extravaganza...
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That’s why UFC president Dana White (Pictured) isn’t the...
Nick Diaz is next to get his shot at Georges St-Pierre at UFC 158 in Montreal, Canada…Here he is above being fan friendly. Is he smiling cause he knows he’s about to be wearing the welterweight strap?
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