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Watch: Fists fly at chaotic Diaz-Masvidal presser

Things got heated at Thursday’s press conference to promote next month’s boxing match between former UFC rivals Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal. The two combat veterans, who fought several years ago over the inaugural ‘BMF’ title in the UFC, will rematch in the boxing ring on July 6 in Anaheim, California, and have combined for

Watch: Fists fly at chaotic Diaz-Masvidal presser

Issues obtained heated at Thursday’s press convention to advertise subsequent month’s boxing match between former UFC rivals Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal.

The 2 fight veterans, who fought a number of years in the past over the inaugural ‘BMF’ title within the UFC, will rematch within the boxing ring on July 6 in Anaheim, California, and have mixed for a handful of press occasions to advertise the scrap.

At Thursday’s, although, Diaz made clear that he’s uninterested in the pre-fight pageantry. “I’m sick of of this complete shit,” Diaz stated to the media, together with The Mac Life. “I’m accomplished with this complete press convention shit. I’m glad we’re right here to advertise these nice fights which are occurring. That’s cool as f*ck. However moreover that, I believe my work right here is finished. I’m accomplished doing all this shit. No extra press conferences till my subsequent combat.”

Diaz additionally reserved some selection phrases for Masvidal, in addition to Brian Campbell, who was overseeing the occasion from the rostrum earlier than — in typical Diaz style — getting up and leaving the stage.

“F*ck this ugly motherf*cker [Masvidal],” Diaz stated. “Man, I hate to disrespect you however I’m sick of seeing you too [to Campbell]. I’m out. I’m good. See all people. Peace out.”

These phrases seem to have incited a brawl between each fighters’ respective groups, throughout which Masvidal gave the impression to be pushed by an unknown determine earlier than safety have been in a position to quell the chaos.

You possibly can watch the complete press convention at this link.

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