After 16 months away from the cage, many folks were beginning to wonder if former UFC title challenger and three-time defending Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz may never come out of retirement after all. Earlier today, Diaz visited Zuffa HQ to work on on deal with the his old friends Dana and Lorenzo. Papers were signed, and photos were snapped.
He’s back @nickdiaz209 just signed...
Nick Diaz stated after his loss at UFC 158 in March of 2013 to George St-Pierre that he was retiring. Since then, Diaz had been offered numerous fights by the UFC and turned every one of them down. Now Diaz has had a change of heart.
UFC president Dana White announced today Diaz has signed a three fight contract extension to return to the company.
He's back @nickdiaz209 just...
If I told you a handful of months ago that Nick Diaz would be starting his own mixed martial arts promotion you'd likely call me a name I've been called before. Nevertheless, Nick Diaz has his own promotion and they have put together a nice little debut fight card that you can check out either live, or after it's all said and done below. The now retired former Strikeforce...
While most of the focus of the combat sports world will be in New York; specifically Brooklyn where Malignaggi takes on Broner for the WBA Welterweight title, and the City itself with Glory 9 - you still cannot sleep on Stockton, CA tonight.
Nick Diaz Promotions 'War MMA 1' will be taking over the Stockton Arena in the 209 tonight and if you're interested you can view...
Georges St-Pierre beat Nick Diaz at UFC 158, leaving Diaz talking about retirement. Is he being serious or just talking like a defeated man?
UFC welterweight fighter Nick Diaz is warming up for George St-Pierre with this 23 minute long speed bag punching session.
Georges St-Pierre and Nick Diaz had an intense media call leading up to their UFC 158 fight. Read about what was said on the call.
photo via Esther Lin for Strikeforce One of the many stories buzzing around the mma world this week was that Nick Diaz had an announcement to make. That announcement would be made on graciefighter and would be made this evening at 4 p.m. Diaz/PT time, 7 p.m ET. Well that time has passed, and the announcement has been made. If you're a fight fan, then it's a good one. Join...
Nick Diaz is not going down easy. The former Strikeforce welterweight champion has been idle since February and under suspension by the NSAC. The layoff has been long enough for Diaz and he is willing to sue his way back into the UFC octagon. Related posts:
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EVER FOUGHT...ON WEED???
The Nevada State Athletic Commission reported that Diaz tested positive for marijuana metabolites following his UFC 143 fight against Carlos Condit.