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Manager Cesar Gracie met on Monday with UFC president Dana White to hammer out a new deal Nate Diaz and discuss the future of his brother, Nick Diaz. Although White on Monday tweeted that a new deal was done for Diaz, who had one fight remaining on his previous contract, Gracie today told MMAjunkie.com that the sides haven't agreed on a number of fights. "We agreed with the principles of it," he said. "Usually, we do four-fight deals, and they want a longer contract." read news >>

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After trouncing Nate Diaz at UFC on Fox 13, Rafael dos Anjos might just be in line for a lightweight title fight. The news was announced by UFC President Dana White at the UFC on Fox 13 post-fight press conference: Dana White says that Nurmagomedov isn't healthy and that Dos Anjos gets the title shot against Pettis. #UFConFox13 — Rob Tatum (@RobTatumMMA) December 14, 2014 It is hard to argue against the notion, frankly. Dos Anjos is on an impressive three-fight winning streak and is 8-1 over his read news >>

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Rafael dos Anjos and Nate Diaz look to earn a potential title shot this Saturday (Dec. 13, 2014) at UFC on FOX 13 inside the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. With so much on the line, what adjustments must be made for either man in order to claim victory? Find out how below! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Rafael dos Anjos and Nate Diaz are set to collide this Saturday (Dec. 13, 2014) at UFC on FOX 13 inside the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Dos Anjos has been on read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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But, Alex Davis hopes to get the fight, if Diaz manages to defeat Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 13. Edson Barboza won his second straight fight inside the Octagon by outpointing Bobby Green at the UFC Fight Night 57: "Edgar vs. Swanson" event at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, back on Nov. 22, 2014. Full video highlights here. It was a bout that only came together because Barboza's original opponent, Nate Diaz, turned the fight down, according to manager Alex Davis, though he provided read news >>

  • 14 days ago
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Edson Barboza improved to 9-2 in the UFC with a unanimous decision victory over Bobby Green at UFC Fight Night 57, but Green wasn’t the original opponent the UFC wanted next for the Brazilian lightweight. Barboza, who was coming off a first-round knockout over Evan Dunham in July, was offered a fight with Nate Diaz. The Brazilian lightweight accepted the challenge, but Diaz declined. "He was supposed to fight Nate Diaz, but Nate didn’t accept the fight," Barboza’s manager Alex Davis told MMAFigh read news >>

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So close, yet so far. Former Strikeforce middleweight champion Luke Rockhold, now four-fights into his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) career, is going to be sticking around for awhile, after putting pen to paper for a new eight-fight deal under the ZUFFA banner. So ... about that title shot. Rockhold (13-2) has rattled off three straight wins -- along with three consecutive finishes -- since a debut loss to Vitor Belfort last year in Brazil. And he really wants a rematch. He could end up w read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Nate Diaz wasn't able to negotiation a new contract with the UFC, but he did request to at least receive a top five opponent as enticement to return to the Octagon so he was granted a fight with Rafael dos Anjos in December. read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Someone just can't let it go. Nate Diaz recently made peace with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White and the rest of the higher ups at ZUFFA by ending his year-long holdout. Though he didn't get a raise or a new contract, he did get the top-five opponent he asked for, as Nate was booked to take on Rafael dos Anjos -- the No. 3 ranked lightweight in the world -- in the co-main event of UFC on FOX 13, which goes down on Dec. 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. Question is, after al read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Despite the UFC's claims to the contrary, Nate Diaz manager Mike Kogan says he and his client have offered fights, but the UFC isn't biting. read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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UFC President Dana White says Nate Diaz won't get get to skip over fighters in the rankings. Diaz's manager says that's not fair based on the UFC's past actions. read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Nate Diaz is not afraid to fight anyone, according to his manager, but with the current state of the UFC lightweight division, it might be wiser to wait for opportunity. “We could be looking at a title fight,” Mike Kogan told MMAjunkie.Filed under: Featured, News, (...) read news >>

  • 11 months ago
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Signing a fight for Khabib Nurmagomedov has become a fight of its own. Nate Diaz and his manager refute Dana White's claim that the fighter turned down a bout with the Russian. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nate Diaz at UFC 141UFC on Fox 5 lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz had a rough go of it with champion Benson Henderson. That's thanks in large part to a punch in the eye courtesy of Henderson in the first round. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Nate Diaz watched the UFC 150 lightweight title fight Saturday between Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar knowing that he would be fighting the winner. read news >>

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