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Three Reasons Nate Diaz Needs To Shut Up And Start Winning Fights

  Former UFC lightweight title contender Nate Diaz has been in the news quite a bit lately, but it hasn’t been about anything that he’s done in the cage. No, Diaz has been in the news for lamenting about his contract situation since he knocked out Gray Maynard in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 18 Finale in November 2013. He and his manager Mike Kogan have been...
Via Fight Of The Night
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Green: Training with the Diaz brothers 'changed my life'

The last year of Bobby Green's life has been a huge series of professional highs and personal lows.  The former Strikeforce fighter came to the UFC where he's remained undefeated including his latest win over Josh Thomson, which catapulted him into the top 10 rankings.  While this was all going on, Green was dealing with the loss of one brother and another getting shot...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz: Friendship more important than UFC gold

UFC lightweight Nate Diaz (17-9) is hardly ever shy in expressing displeasure or frustration at circumstances he finds himself in. He's said the UFC doesn't pay him enough, has publicly asked for the UFC to release him, and routinely suggests that others benefit from better treatment and opportunities than he himself receives. One thing the former title challenger will not complain...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

TUF Talk: Bec Rawlings explains how to make Nate Diaz blush

Anyone that's ever watched a reality show knows the term "reality" can be used very loosely when there are cameras around, but even more so on a series like The Ultimate Fighter. During a typical season of the show, the fighters are sequestered in a house with 16 strangers, no phones, no internet, no contact with the outside world whatsoever and every bit of drama or...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chael Sonnen Podcast Episode 5 With Nate Diaz

Despite his new gig at ESPN, Chael Sonnen is continuing on with his weekly ‘You’re Welcome!’ podcast and in his latest episode he had an interview with Nate Diaz who has a fight coming up in December against Rafael dos Anjos and also spoke about his brother’s upcoming superfight with Anderson Silva. Take a listen to the full episode below.
Via Fight Of The Night
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz did not sign new UFC deal to accept fight with Rafael dos Anjos

Nate Diaz will finally return to the UFC in December when he faces Rafael dos Anjos at UFC Fight Night on FOX: Dos Santos vs. Miocic, but he's coming back without negotiating a new contract. The former Ultimate Fighter season five winner has been out of action for almost a year amidst a dispute with the UFC over his salary and Diaz stated several times he was willing to sit as...
Via Fox Sports
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz Returns, Fights Rafael dos Anjos At UFC On FOX 13

Nate Diaz has finally decided to give up on his self-imposed exile from the UFC and will now return in the co-main event of UFC On FOX 13 against Rafael dos Anjos on December 13th in Pheonix. By the time he steps into the Octagon it’ll have been over a year since Diaz last fought, earning a first round TKO victory over Gray Maynard to end a two-fight losing streak. After that Diaz...
Via Fight Of The Night
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Kogan Gives His Take On Nate Diaz Being Removed From UFC Rankings

Nate Diaz’s manager Mike Kogan stopped by Submission Radio to discuss contract negotiations with the UFC and his thoughts on Nate being removed from the UFC rankings.  You can read the highlights below and check out the interview in the video below, starts at the 33 minute mark.On Nate Diaz being taken down from the UFC rankings“I understand the whole point of inactivity, but...
Via MMAInsider
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Dana White: Nate Diaz in No Position to Renegotiate UFC Contract

One – the number of wins Nate Diaz (pictured) has posted in his last three UFC outings. One confused Dana White wants to know how on earth Diaz believes he deserves a new, more lucrative contract based off his recent performances. White recently accused Diaz of turning down a fight against unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov, while Diaz’s manager, Mike Kogan, said they weren’t interested...
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz talks new gym: Nick Diaz Gracie Fighter Academy in Lodi, CA

The Diaz brothers have a real tough guy persona, as we all know. But guess what? They are awesome teachers and from what our Michael Mardones has told us – patient as hell and true students of martial arts. People from all over visit the Diaz brothers gyms in Lodi, and as you saw by the plural word ‘gyms’ a few words before this, they are expanding. Nate Diaz took it upon himself...
Via Fight Hub TV
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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