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Nate Diaz will ‘watch what happens’ before deciding on next opponent

INGLEWOOD, Calif. -- Nate Diaz's track record of callouts is impressive. When he called out Conor McGregor in 2015, it led to two epic fights the following year. When he called out Jorge Masvidal last year, the UFC invented a belt to strap around the winner.But the MMA world might have to wait a bit before learning who Diaz wants next."I want to watch what happens in the next few
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Herbert Burns sees himself submitting Nate Landwehr

Just like his brother Gilbert, Herbert Burns possesses a strong grappling background. A longtime jiu-jitsu practitioner, Burns (9-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) earned his way into the UFC with a first-round triangle-choke over Darrick Minner on “Dana White’s Contender Series” last August. Now Burns is set to make his official UFC debut this Saturday, when he takes on fellow newcomer Nate Landwehr (13-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC on ESPN+ 24
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Ariel Helwani’s MMA thoughts — Why Nate Diaz should be Conor McGregor’s next move

Remember last week when I told you it was conceivable that if all went well against Donald Cerrone, Conor McGregor could fight anyone from featherweight to welterweight next?Well, I guess I was wrong. I should have included bantamweight, too.On Monday's Ariel Helwani's MMA Show, McGregor's manager, Audie Attar, said this regarding McGregor's next fight:"Whoever Conor gets motivated by and wants to compete against is going to be who the next
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USADA drug test caused hand cut before Nate Diaz fight

Anthony Pettis had to deal with some adversity just hours before his Nate Diaz fight at UFC 241. Pettis (22-9 MMA, 9-8 UFC), the former UFC lightweight champion, told ESPN on Monday that he suffered a cut on his right thumb while attempting to close a glass bottle that contained a urine sample requested by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency just over an hour before he made the walk against Diaz.
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Anthony Pettis rejuvenated after Nate Diaz loss

Anthony Pettis won’t let his last loss deter him. He took on a returning Nate Diaz at UFC 241 in August, a fight that could have got him back into title contention. Prior to the fight, Pettis says he suffered a cut in his hand that had him glued up, and unable to even jab. He wasn’t about to pull out, though. “I don’t make excuses,” Pettis told UFC News. “Diaz
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Conor McGregor edges Nate Diaz in UFC 202 classic

Conor McGregor has had a host of thrilling matchups inside the UFC octagon during the course of his career, but none were more exciting than his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 in August 2016. Diaz stunned the Dubliner in their first meeting at UFC 196 when he rocked the Irishman, then took advantage of an ill-advised takedown attempt to gain top position and smash him with strikes before
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Conor McGregor or Nate Diaz for the year’s best moment?

By: MMA Junkie Staff | January 8, 2020 11:50 am We’re not so far into 2020 that it’s too late to take a look back at the past decade that was. The UFC recently rolled out compilation videos with some of the best moments of each calendar year from 2010-2019. From Brock Lesnar’s beatdown at the hands of Cain Velasquez and Anderson Silva’s Hail Mary submission of Chael Sonnen, to
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Nate Diaz protege Chris Avila added to Bellator 238

The Diaz brothers have kept a close, tight-knit circle over the years. Among the crew is lightweight fighter Chris Avila. A multiple-time UFC and Bellator veteran, Avila (7-8 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) returns to action at Bellator 238 against Anthony Taylor (6-5 MMA, 1-3 BMMA). A Bellator official confirmed the booking with MMA Junkie, following a Saturday announcement by Taylor on Twitter. Bellator 238 takes place Jan. 25 at The Forum
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Nate Diaz offers reminder about his UFC contributions to start 2020

As the hype begins to reach fever-pitch levels less than two weeks out from UFC 246, which features the return of Conor McGregor, one of his chief rivals, Nate Diaz, had something to say. The first quarter of the UFC’s 2020 schedule has some big fights attached, starting with McGregor’s anticipated return to action against Donald Cerrone in the Jan. 18 headliner, which takes place at T-Mobile Arena in Las
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Nate Diaz name-dropped while talking beefs

Full disclosure: I am not up to speed on current – or even recent – beefs in hip-hop, but apparently Drake has been involved in his fair share through the years, which includes feuding with the likes of Jay-Z, Kanye West, Meek Mill, The Weeknd, and Pusha T. Full disclosure again: Pusha T is the only person from that list I’d never heard of before today, but he’s central to