Found October 31, 2011 on
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After defeating BJ Penn by unanimous decision in the Fight of the Night at UFC 137, Nick Diaz made his feelings of UFC Welterweight Champion, Georges St. Pierre known. And the feeling is, GSP is ducking, not only him, but all fighters.
After this, GSP begged Dana White to let him defend his title against Diaz, instead of Carlos Condit. White agreed, and now we can expect to see Diaz challenge GSP on Super Bowl weekend.
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UFC 137 ‘Penn vs Diaz’ — LIVE from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Once training partners Nick Diaz and BJ Penn square off for a top slot in UFC welterweight title ladder. Pay-per-view: 9pm EST Spike TV: 8pm EST Facebook: 5:50 EST MAIN CARD Nick Diaz vs. BJ Penn Result: Cheick [...]
B.J. Penn lost to Nick Diaz at UFC 137 in Las Vegas Saturday night and said afterwards he was probably done fighting. “This is probably the last time you’re ever going to see me in [the octagon],” a beat up Penn said. “I want to perform at the top level. “I got a daughter, I’ve [...]
After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Nick Diaz (Pictured), BJ Penn, Donald Cerrone and Bart Palaszewski each an additional $75,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz.”
As expected, the card’s main eventers earned “Fight of the Night” honors for their thrilling 15-minute affair. Diaz not only...
“UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz” took place Saturday night inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Nick Diaz put on a dazzling performance against BJ Penn in the night’s featured attraction. Not only did he possibly retire Penn, but his bold comments towards UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre after his unanimous decision victory also scored him a title...
Nick Diaz was on his best behavior all week and then came yesterday's weigh-in for UFC 137. Diaz got in B.J. Penn's face and before Dana White could separate the fighters, the Strikeforce import threw a punch/elbow the Hawaiian's way.
If that shots hits Penn, Diaz would've been in a world of hurt and faced a big fine. Worse than that, what if Diaz hits Penn and...
Nick Diaz Takes Decision, BJ Penn Retires
UFC exec Lorenzo Fertitta tweeted this picture of B.J. Penn and Nick Diaz from after their fight. The two put their friendship aside for the bout, but had no problem sitting together after their bruising fight.
Penn's is gripping a bag of ice and his left eye is swollen shut, and Diaz has plenty of reminders from the fight on his face. However, the bruises are the last thing...