Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


NATHAN DIAZ RUMORS & GOSSIP

Nate Diaz Requests Release From UFC Contract

In a rather bizarre tweet former UFC lighweight title contender Nate Diaz (17-9, pictured left) has requested his release from the UFC.@ufc @danawhite I would like to request to be released from the @ufc Its time for me to be on my way .. ?— Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) February 26, 2014Not one known to follow the status quo the brash talking Stockton, California native has taken...
Via MMAInsider
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Diaz rips Pettis for delaying fight

Thank goodness we still have one Diaz brother in the UFC. Nate Diaz took to Twitter on Monday to rip Anthony Pettis, calling the UFC lightweight champion a coward in a 209 kind of way. ******** outta everyother fight now ?wonder what that's like? #urpayingthesep*ssys -- Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) November 11, 2013 "******** outta every other fight now?" Diaz wrote...
Via Fox Sports
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC’s Nate Diaz Says he can’t Make Next Fight due to HS Reunion

  Yea Nate Diaz isn’t going to his high school reunion if Dana White is still breathing come November 30th. According to a story via USA Today Sports, the mercurial UFC fighter is scheduled to fight Gray Maynard for the third time in two months time at The Ultimate Fighter 18 finale, but Diaz says he has other plans. @ufc Cant make it november 30th ive gotta high school reuinion...
Via BlackSportsOnline
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz Says He Will Miss Bout with Maynard Due to High School Reunion

It wouldn’t be the Diaz brothers if they made life easy for the UFC. Weeks after an rubber match between Nate Diaz and Gray Maynard was announced for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale, it appears Diaz will not be taking part in the contest due to a prior engagement. The TUF 5 winner tweeted the UFC earlier today to inform them that he would be unable to fight on November 30th due...
Via The Flying Knee MMA
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz posts worrisome tweet

Early Wednesday afternoon, Nate Diaz tweeted out a few words that seemed to put his Nov. 30 matchup with Gray Maynard in jeopardy. @ufc Cant make it november 30th ive gotta high school reuinion i have to tend too... -- Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) September 23, 2013 The tweet comes just two weeks after Diaz agreed to the bout, which comes on the heels of a two-fight losing streak...
Via Fox Sports
September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Tweet FC: Nate Diaz suspended for use of the three letter F-word

"It's like, whatever." They may not have any fights currently scheduled, but that hasn't kept the Diaz brothers from stealing the headlines in the recent days. Brother Nick started things off earlier this week when he applied for a promoters license with the CSAC. In addition to that a website titled nickdiazpromotions was also created with his promotions new...
Via hov-mma
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC suspends Nate Diaz over slur

Nate Diaz's future in the UFC was put in question Thursday when the lightweight was suspended after using a homophobic slur on Twitter. Diaz dropped the offensive remark in a Twitter message in which he took up for fellow fighter Pat Healy, who earlier this week was stripped of his win and $130,000 in bonus money for testing positive for marijuana at UFC 159 last month in Newark...
Via Fox Sports
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz Slight Underdog Against Benson Henderson

It’s been a long and winding road, but Nate Diaz (Pictured) is just days away from finally entering a UFC championship fight. Unfortunately for Mr. 209, he’ll step inside the Octagon Saturday as a slight underdog against reigning lightweight king Benson Henderson. Diaz has been pegged as a +130 dark horse against “Smooth.” Henderson, meanwhile, checks in as a -160 odds-on...
Via 5thRound.com
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


MMA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Welker feels like 'weak link' in offense

Cavs intro for LeBron was wild

Greg Hardy won't play this season

Michael Jordan rips Obama's golf game

Torii Hunter in radio ad opposing gay marriage

Curt Schilling praises Bumgarner

GALLERY: Best of sports pumpkins

Top storyline for each Week 9 game

Williams' response to criticism

WATCH: Chevy guy totally bombs

Bumgarner pitches Giants to title

Report: Cubs to hire Maddon as manager

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.