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  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz is not retiring from MMA. But he sees a bleak future in his division, and his manager, Cesar Gracie, is angling for opportunities outside the sport if those within it are not of interest. In fact, a trip to professional boxing is still on Gracie's radar, and he said he's working to book Diaz on a fight sometime in the fall, possibly against former IBF champion Jeff Lacy. That could be a possibility now that Diaz has reworked his MMA contra read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Just days after Nick Diaz's manager told MMAjunkie.com that the Strikeforce champion is eyeing a boxing match with Jeff Lacy, the veteran pugilist has answered the challenge. In fact, according to statements released by his camp, Lacy is interested in "heading to his turf and [putting] my fist in his mouth and silencing him." Cesar Gracie, Diaz's manager, told MMAjunkie.com this past week that his fighter had set his sights on Lacy, a former IBF super-middleweight champion, after a potenti read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Former super middleweight champion Jeff Lacy sounds more than ready to accept Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz's offer to step in the ring and lace up the boxing gloves.  Read More >> read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Nick Diaz has signed a contract to return to the UFC. The former Strikeforce welterweight champion sign the deal Thursday at UFC headquarters and is eyeing a 2015 return. read news >>

  • 8 months ago
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Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz spoke to Fighthub regarding the Pacquiao vs Bradley fight, a possible boxing match against Roy Jones Jr, and his continued interest in a title fight against Johny Hendricks. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Former middleweight champion Jeff Lacy is calling into question if Nick Diaz is actually serious about boxing him or not.  Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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The time is ticking away on a potential fight between Nick Diaz and Georges St-Pierre, because it appears Diaz is ready to sign on to face former middleweight champion Jeff Lacy in a boxing match.  Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz and trainer Cesar Gracie turned heads last week by publicly declaring Diaz’s desire to try his hand at professional boxing just days after his successful April 9 title defense against Paul Daley. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz Fresh off a first-round win over Paul Daley, but frustrated by his future prospects in mixed martial arts, Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz is expected to turn to professional boxing for h read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz, growing more and more frustrated by his MMA prospects, is turning to professional boxing. A proposed fight with Fernando Vargas appears off, but Diaz could face Jeff Lacy. Read More >> read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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Strikeforce welterweight champion and potential free agent Nick Diaz will not test the open market. Strikeforce officials today announced that the popular and sometimes controversial Diaz has signed a new multi-year agreement with Strikeforce. "I'm looking forward to continuing my career with Strikeforce," Diaz stated in today's release. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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The Stockton Bad Boy is back. Is a bout with Anderson Silva far behind? Former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz has signed a contract extension with the UFC and will return from his self-imposed exile. UFC.com reported the news on Thursday. Additionally, a solid source told MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani that if all goes well, Diaz's return bout would be against former longtime middleweight champion Anderson Silva, who would also be making his return after a prolonged absence. The 30 read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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It's been over a year since Diaz last appeared inside the Octagon. While he says some negotiations still stand in the way, Diaz plans to return to the cage by the end of the year. Since rejoining the UFC in 2011, Welterweight Nick Diaz has gone a disappointing 1-2 after three fights inside the Octagon. However, his record doesn't tell the whole story as Diaz has faced off against some of the best the promotion has to offer. He outworked former two-division champ B.J. Penn in his re-debut, follow read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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The former Strikeforce champ has some advice for the man who may be his next opponent. read news >>

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