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Morning Report: Nate Diaz helps Conor McGregor UFC 303 withdrawal: ‘Inexperienced folks on the market speaking sh*t

Nate Diaz is on Conor McGregor’s side regarding the UFC 303 debacle. Two of the UFC’s biggest all-time superstars have put their differences aside since they last fought at UFC 202 in August 2016. There have been minor verbal jabs thrown between the two throughout the following eight years but Diaz doesn’t find McGregor’s first

Morning Report: Nate Diaz helps Conor McGregor UFC 303 withdrawal: ‘Inexperienced folks on the market speaking sh*t

Nate Diaz is on Conor McGregor’s aspect concerning the UFC 303 debacle.

Two of the UFC’s largest all-time superstars have put their variations apart since they final fought at UFC 202 in August 2016. There have been minor verbal jabs thrown between the 2 all through the next eight years however Diaz does not discover McGregor’s first profession bout withdrawal because the time for one.

UFC 303 was imagined to characteristic the long-awaited return of “The Infamous” towards Michael Chandler contained in the T-Cell Enviornment this Saturday evening. That was till McGregor suffered a damaged pinky toe, claiming he doesn’t need to go right into a battle lower than 100%. Diaz, 39, believes the group’s crucial response to the choice has been overblown.

“I believe it was only a minor factor,” Diaz instructed MMA Junkie. “I believe they made a much bigger deal out of it than it’s. Good thought. If I get f*cked up, I wish to push the battle again too, however folks f*cking freak out. I believe I wouldn’t need to battle till I’m 100% able to rock too, as a result of prior to now I’ve carried out all types of sh*t I shouldn’t have carried out.

“So, I believe he realized from expertise and all these inexperienced folks on the market speaking sh*t, simply talking for his or her inexperience. They’re going to need to cope with the criticism till the battle will get carried out, however I believe it’ll occur and it’ll all be good.”

Earlier than McGregor steps again into the octagon, Diaz continues his boxing profession when he takes on Jorge Masvidal in a boxing rematch subsequent weekend. Diaz misplaced their first encounter in MMA at UFC 244 in November 2019 when Masvidal scored a third-round physician’s stoppage TKO. He made his skilled debut when he misplaced a unanimous determination to Jake Paul final August.

Regardless of not being part of the UFC roster, Diaz ended his run with the promotion on be aware and has expressed his curiosity in preventing there once more. Finally, a McGregor trilogy to settle their 1-1 rating is one thing he isn’t ruling out of the query.

“Yeah, we’ll see what occurs with time, ?” Diaz stated. “It is dependent upon what occurs with my battle, his battle, UFC. I ain’t a fortune teller, what I’m saying? We’ll see what occurs.”

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TOP STORIES

Weak. Matt Brown: Conor McGregor nonetheless deserves criticism even when damaged toe is legit cause to not battle

Bullying. Arman Tsarukyan suspended 9 months, fined $25,000 for altercation with fan at UFC 300

Boxing. Oleksandr Usyk vacates IBF heavyweight title, tells Anthony Joshua and Daniel Dubois it’s a ‘present’ for them

Crossover. Dan Hardy reveals potential opponent to get Jake Paul excited about MMA once more with Nate Diaz not an possibility

Comeback. Invicta FC founder Shannon Knapp scoffs at rumors promotion was allegedly going out of business

Loopy. Supervisor: Robert Whittaker underwent emergency surgery earlier than UFC Saudi Arabia, UFC 305 standing unclear

Honest. Ex-UFC fighter Igor Severino suspended 9 months after biting his opponent

Recap. The Final Fighter 32: Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko Episode 4 results

Tease. Brian Ortega planning lightweight move after UFC 303

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Officers. Referee, judges assigned for Alex Pereira vs. Jiri Prochazka 2 at UFC 303

Broadcast. Dustin Poirier joins analyst team for UFC 303


LET’S WATCH

Sound & Pound.

Embedded 2.

PFL Battle Week.

Burns breakdown.

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Farewell, gents.


LISTEN UP

Heck of a Morning. MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck discusses if Jon Jones is in play for Alex Pereira with UFC 303 win.


MORNING MUSIC

Go to Twitter, use the #MorningReport hashtag, or discover one among my tweets with it, and drop me a jam you’re at present actually into. I’ll choose one of the best one alongside my day by day alternative and offer you a shoutout! It’s also possible to share within the feedback under — these are simply more durable to sift by typically!


SOCIAL SCROLL DOWN

Zzzz.

GSP issues.

Strickland in Japan is the nightmare you’d count on.

Anpo VS Strickland Full Sparring.

Anpo went in there wanting an actual battle. Anpo wished 3 rounds, Sean countered with 10 and acquired negotiated right down to 7

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Anpo was drained after the first and so they ended up with 5 after Anpo was exhausted.

Translator instructed Strickland “an excessive amount of” many occasions pic.twitter.com/lK3aTy7cm8

— ICHI (@WoradonBK) June 25, 2024

PPV SPARRING

Former Ok-1 champion Rukiya Anpo’s intense boxing sparring session towards 40-pound-heavier Sean Strickland. This came about through the former UFC champion’s go to to Tokyo final week. pic.twitter.com/tTPmmMMZ2G

— Past Kickboxing (@Beyond_Kick) June 25, 2024

Artwork.

The takeover continues.

Diamond.

Rowdy writer.

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GOAT.

Proper.

Math.

I preserve getting requested to battle whittaker. I beat Izzy, the world is aware of I beat dricus.

Whittaker misplaced to each.

I’m the #1 contender, I defended that spot simply towards Costa.

I’ll wait…..

— Sean Strickland (@SStricklandMMA) June 25, 2024

Champ.

Callout.

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FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENTS

Rose Namajunas (12-6) vs. Tracy Cortez (11-1); UFC Denver, July 13

Dan Ige (18-7) vs. Chepe Mariscal (16-6-1); UFC Vegas 94, July 20


FINAL THOUGHTS

No matter it takes to get that trilogy, proper?

Thanks for studying!


EXIT POLL

Ballot

Who wins this weekend?

This ballot is closed

  • 38%
    Alex Pereira and Brian Ortega

    (162 votes)

  • 40%
    Alex Pereira and Diego Lopes

    (168 votes)

  • 9%
    Jiri Prochazka and Brian Ortega

    (38 votes)

  • 11%
    Jiri Prochazka and Diego Lopes

    (50 votes)



418 votes complete

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