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Boxing License, Diaz Brothers, Nate Diaz, Richard Perez Boxing -

UFC veteran Nate Diaz is in the process of applying for a professional boxing license in Nevada. The Nevada State Athletic Commission has confirmed to ESPN.com that it has been in contact with Diaz's representatives for several weeks and that Diaz is currently in the process of filing the necessary paperwork. In anticipation of filing for a boxing license, Diaz has paid the $50,000 fine the NSAC handed him last month. The fine stemmed from Diaz's actions during a UFC 202 news conference with Conor McGregor last August. "Nate paid his fine and has requested a boxing license," NSAC executive...

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Diaz v McGregor 2, Fight of the Year, MMA, Nate Diaz, UFC 202 -

 2016 was one of the biggest years in UFC history. Throughout the year, the company played host to some of the best fights to hit our screens, as well as put on some of the biggest and baddest fight cards the sport has ever seen. Voting for Champions Fight of the Year was no easy task, with so many contenders for the crown. Even at the tail end of the year, the promotion was providing some of the most enthralling fights we’d ever seen.   Seriously one of the greatest fights of the year. Congrats to my homie @cubswanson. You...

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Diaz Brothers, Marijuana, Nate Diaz, UFC 202 -

Back in November, Nevadans went to the polls and voted by an overwhelming margin to make recreational weed legal in the state. Now the Nevada Athletic Commission, which sanctions UFC fights and boxing matches in Las Vegas and other cities, is considering a repeal on its ban against fighters burning the wacky weed. The NAC will take up the issue on Friday and you can bet that the Diaz brothers will be watching closely.  Nick Diaz was famously suspended for five years, though it was later reduced to an 18-month ban, and fined $165,000, later reduced to $100,000, for his third failed marijuana...

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Diaz Brothers, Diaz vs. Johnson, Nate Diaz, Nathan Diaz, The Diaz Bros, UFC Lightweight Division, UFC Main Event, UFC on FOX -

On Saturday December 19th 2015 UFC Lightweight and Stockton bad boy Nate Diaz returns to the octagon to face #5 ranked contender Michael Johnson in a showdown taking place in Orlando, Florida.

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