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NICK DIAZ RUMORS & GOSSIP

Silva denies taking PEDs

Anderson Silva tested positive for two banned substances during a Jan. 9 drug test and now he is denying taking performance-enhancing drugs. Silva beat Nick Diaz via unanimous decision at UFC 183 last weekend in his first fight since breaking his leg in a loss to Chris Weidman in late 2013. News of his positive...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

It’s time for fight fans to let Anderson Silva walk away

Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Once the buzz surrounding Anderson Silva’s return had finally worn off and the greatest mixed martial artist of all time had gotten past the opening moments of last Saturday’s headliner against Nick Diaz at UFC 183, anyone familiar with the former champion’s unrivaled resume noticed that something was missing. But on Tuesday, the world...
Via Sports-Glory
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva, Nick Diaz fail drug tests

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has tested positive for anabolic steroids, the UFC announced on Tuesday. Silva (34-6) returned from a 13-month layoff last weekend to defeat Nick Diaz via unanimous decision at UFC 183 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. “On February 3, 2015, the UFC organization was notified by the Nevada State Athletic Commission that Anderson...
Via Sports-Glory
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Tests Positive For Steroids, Nick Diaz Over Marijuana Limit

“When the guys test for the steroids, (they should have) no more fights,” Silva said. “When you use the steroids, you use them for a long time. When you use the steroids for a long time, you have a problem. It’s a drug and it’s not good for the sport.”
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva beats Nick Diaz in return to octagon

The Spider is back…well sort of. Anderson Silva returned from a career threatening injury to win a unanimous decision over Nick Diaz. While the win was nice, the story was the Silva we saw and didn’t see at UFC 183.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz apologizes to fans for skipping open workout

Nick Diaz was asked during his UFC 183 Media Day appearance on Thursday afternoon if his no show for Wednesday’s open workouts was a calculated decision. He grinned and raised his pinky finger to the side of his mouth, doing his best Dr. Evil impression, hinting that his headline-making absence was all part of a master plan. In reality, when it comes to Nick Diaz, nothing is planned...
Via NESN.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Do not sleep on Nick Diaz; Why he will upset Anderson Silva at UFC 183

image via UFC   I know this is supposed to be all about Anderson Silva’s return to the octagon at UFC 183 but Nick Diaz is poised to score the big upset. At first I thought that it was my heart leading my gut because I would like nothing more than for Diaz to win and upset the UFC’s plans. When I started to look at this fight closer there are ways for Diaz to win. In fact the...
Via Fight Booth
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Smashing Pumpkins meet Nick Diaz in this new UFC 183 promo

Nick Diaz, he’s one of the most polarizing figures in MMA history. Add the sounds of a band fronted by thee most polarizing front man in the history of “alternative rock,” Billy Corgan, and you have one of the, if not thee greatest 30-second UFC promo of all-time. It’s a match made in hell. Enjoy it below.  
Via Fight Booth
January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Silva-Diaz confirmed for Super Bowl Weekend

If there was ever a “fight for the fans,” this is it. Late last week when news broke of Nick Diaz signing a 3-fight deal with the UFC speculation immediately began about who his first opponent would be. All signs pointed to ‘The Spider’ himself, Anderson Silva, who would be due back in early 2015 after having his leg broken in late 2013 in second fight with the man who ended...
Via Fight Booth
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz just signed a new 3-fight deal with the UFC

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...
Via Fight Booth
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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