Did Nick Diaz want to fight Robbie Lawler?
Nick Diaz says he didn’t want Robbie Lawler fight, has ‘resentment’ toward MMA. LAS VEGAS — Nick Diaz never has been one to hold back, whether it be in the cage or talking with the media.
Who won the Nick Diaz vs Robbie Lawler 2 fight?
The two pushed a relentless pace — especially considering they are both closer to 40 years old than 30 — but in the end, Lawler was the victor via TKO at 44 seconds of the third round. “Thank you for bringing the best out of me,” Lawler said he told Diaz afterward. “I have a lot of respect for you.
How did Diaz lose to Lawler?
While Diaz managed a valiant effort, he ultimately succumbed to strikes just 44 seconds into the third round after Lawler dropped him with a big right hooked followed with a nasty uppercut behind it on the ground.
Did Nick Diaz retire?
Nick Diaz is no longer a retiree, agreeing to return to UFC for a three-fight contract.
Who is the best Diaz brother?
Conor McGregor says UFC 266 proved Nick is the better Diaz brother, Nate fires back. Nate Diaz delivers to the perfect response to Conor McGregor for comparing his boxing to Nick’s.
Who won the fight between Robbie Lawler and Nick Diaz?
The fight between Diaz and Lawler was a rematch 17 years in the making. The pair last shared the octagon back in 2004 at UFC 47. Diaz won the bout with a memorable knockout, putting away Lawler in the second round.
What happened to Nick Diaz at UFC 266?
Prior to UFC 266, Diaz hadn’t fought since January 2015 when he lost to Anderson Silva at UFC 183 in a fight that would later be overturned to a “no contest” due to a positive drug test by “The Spider.” With the win, Lawler snaps a four-fight losing skid.
Who is Tyron Woodley’s former UFC Welterweight champion Robbie Lawler?
Lawler is a former UFC welterweight champion who defended his title successfully on two occasions before he was knocked out by Tyron Woodley at UFC 201 in July 2016. Want the latest news and insights in MMA?