NICK DIAZ NEWS

Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz Makes For A UFC Classic

The UFC are wasting no time announcing their biggest fight on the docket. The UFC announced the return of two of its biggest stars this week and have signed the biggest fight of 2014 on January 31 in Vegas.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
20 hours ago  |  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
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Anderson Silva Returns To Face Nick Diaz On January 31

“The Spider” is back. UFC president Dana White announced moments ago on ESPN’s “Sportscenter” that former UFC middleweight champion and pound for pound king Anderson Silva will return to face Nick Diaz on January 31 in Las Vegas. It will be the main event of the show, which is expected to be billed as UFC 183. The fight will be taking place at 185 pounds. No word from White...
Via Between The Ropes
2 days ago  |  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...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Comes Out Of Retirement, Agrees To New Deal With The UFC

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...
Via Between The Ropes
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Suffers Another Torn ACL, Return Uncertain

Georges St-Pierre announced in December that he was taking a break from MMA and was uncertain if he would ever return. Well it looks like if the former UFC welterweight champion returns, it won’t be until 2015 at the earliest. St-Pierre announced a short time ago on his Facebook and Twitter pages that he suffered a torn ACL in his left knee. “Just got confirmation that I tore...
Via Between The Ropes
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Plenty of Challengers in Stacked UFC Welterweight Division

It was an instant classic with Johny Hendricks digging deep in the fifth and final round to defeat Robbie Lawler at UFC 171 and become the UFC welterweight championship.   But there is no time to rest for the new champ with plenty of contenders in the stacked welterweight division. The dream scenario for would be a rematch against Georges St-Pierre who escaped with a narrow –...
Via Between The Ropes
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Mocks Johny Hendricks During His Second Weigh-In Attempt (Video)

We haven’t seen Nick Diaz in the cage since he lost his chance last March at the UFC welterweight title against Georges St-Pierre. Diaz stated after the fight that he was retiring from active competition. The UFC has reached out to Diaz for numerous fights, but has declined them as he only wants to fight for the title. Diaz was backstage today at the weigh-ins for tomorrow night’s...
Via Between The Ropes
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC 167 Buyrate Lowest For A Georges St-Pierre Fight Since 2008

Photo from BleacherReport.com UFC 167 last month was highlighted by now former UFC Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre defeating Johny Hendricks by a controversial split decision. After the fight, St-Pierre had hinted he may leave the UFC and confirmed that on a conference call Friday in vacating the title and taking an indefinite leave of absence. Dave Meltzer of MMAFighting...
Via Between The Ropes
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Offered To Fight Lyoto Machida At Middleweight

Could we see Nick Diaz come out of retirement? UFC President Dana White hopes so, as White revealed during a special Q&A at Barrio Cantina in Boston for a fundraising effort for The Shawn Thornton Foundation that he talked to Diaz today and offered him a fight against Lyoto Machida at middleweight. “I talked to Diaz today, and I made him an offer, so we’ll see what happens...
Via Between The Ropes
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

WAR MMA 1: 'Roberts vs. Baseman' Live Stream & Results

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...
Via hov-mma
June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz Promotions 'WAR MMA 1' streams live tonight

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...
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June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Silva, GSP, or retirement for Nick Diaz

The AARP must be tired of hearing from Nick Diaz. Diaz has retired and un-retired more in the last 2 years than Terry Funk has in a decade. According to the latest report Diaz is indeed retired, unless of course the UFC offers him their two biggest guns.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Get Bigger, Stronger, and Faster With Marijuana

by Evan Shoman (@shomanart) I grew up in San Diego and surfed competitively.  The stereotype of the surfing culture is that of Jeff Spicoli from ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’.  I knew plenty of guys who embraced the stereotype and lived up to it every day.  I never understood how some of my friends could smoke marijuana and then go surfing.  In fact, I never understood...
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March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-manager says GSP dreams of Anderson Silva fight

Just when you thought Anderson Silva vs. Georges St-Pierre was dead it is being brought back to life. Yet the fighter bringing it back to life is ironically the one who keeps turning it down. According to a report GSP is dreaming of fighting Silva and plans to do so before retiring.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 21, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 158: GSP vs. Diaz results and takeaways

UFC 158 rocked the PPV airwaves and likely did excellent numbers for the UFC as it was headlined by one of the most anticipated fights of the past couple of years as Welterweight kingpin Georges St. Pierre breezed through his title defense against Nick Diaz.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Three fights to make after UFC 158

Now that UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz is over its time to start looking at what’s next for the fighters from the card. UFC 158 took place Saturday night at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The main card aired on pay-per-view following preliminary bouts on FX and Facebook. The big stars of the [...]
Via BoneSnapper.com
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss
IN CONSIDERATION

Diaz loses to GSP, teases retirement

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?

Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 158 Predictions

In the latest episode of the show, Scott Johnson of Kamikaze Overdrive MMA gives his predictions for the upcoming UFC 158 card. This episode of the show covers predictions for the 5 fights on the UFC 158 main card. Also below the video you can see the predictions for the cards preliminary bouts. UFC 158 Card [...]
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March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 158: GSP vs. Diaz predictions and analysis

Grudge match! It’s time for the UFC to return to the world of Pay Per View with UFC 158 live from La Belle Province as Welterweight Champion Georges St. Pierre makes yet another title defense in front of his hometown crowd.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Diaz says GSP is on plenty of steroids

Nick Diaz has said a lot of things about Georges St-Pierre but his newest attack may be the one that gets under GSP’s skin most. Diaz is now accusing GSP of being on steroids and is openly questioning whether the champ is being tested or not.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

GSP vs. Diaz Media Madness!

I really hate using exclamation points in titles. As a matter of fact, I don't think I ever have. Until now. This week has just been insane, and tonight is the first night I've been able to gain computer access for a minute. It's a long story and I'm not going to bore you with it. But imagine all of the enjoyment I got spending my Thursday night delving into...
Via hov-mma
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

UFC 158 full press conference video replay

Nick and GSP Last week was the media call heard round the world, and today there were some fireworks again as the two fighters met face to face at the UFC 158 Press Conference.  Here it is, in its entirety for your viewing pleasure.  Note, the video does not actually start until the 7:30 mark, so just jump there and enjoy the show.
Via hov-mma
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Sparks fly again at UFC 158 press conference

You didn't expect this one to go smoothly did you?
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Top five Nick Diaz memorable fights

Nick Diaz may be the craziest fighter in MMA and that says a lot. Whether it is going toe to toe in a striking battle or fighting inside of a hospital room, there is never a dull moment in Diaz’s world. Here is a look back at his top five memorable fights in the cage.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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