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Dana White unsure what to do with 'unbelievable' Nate Diaz after UFC 263 loss

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

PHOENIX - Dana White had high praise for Nate Diaz after his UFC 263 loss, but doesn't know what comes next.
Diaz succumbed to defeat against Leon Edwards on Saturday with a unanimous decision loss on the card, which took place at Gila River Arena and aired on pay-per-view. The fan-favorite said he felt he won “in the real world,” despite clearly losing four of five rounds on the scorecards.
White didn't indicate he felt Diaz's assessment of the result was accurate, but he gave him major props for enduring a tough fight where he was cut open badly and largely dominated.
“His leg was done...
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Leon Edwards: If I don't deserve title shot after UFC 263 win, 'then, who f*cking does?'

Leon Edwards: If I don't deserve title shot after UFC 263 win, 'then, who f*cking does?'

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

PHOENIX - If he's not next in the on-deck circle to face the winner of the next UFC welterweight title fight, contender Leon Edwards wonders who else will be.
At UFC 263, Edwards defeated Nate Diaz via unanimous decision. The fight served as the first five-round, non-title, non-main event fight in promotional history. It also maintained Edwards' six-year unbeaten streak, which has stretched across 10 fights.
UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman is expected to rematch bitter rival Colby Covington in 2021. After that, the future remains uncertain. Edwards thinks the opportunity to fight...
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Nate Diaz says he beat Leon Edwards 'in the real world' at UFC 263, wants quick return

Nate Diaz says he beat Leon Edwards 'in the real world' at UFC 263, wants quick return

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

PHOENIX - Nate Diaz thinks he was the true winner against Leon Edwards after UFC 263 .
Diaz offered a classic response to his unanimous decision loss to Edwards on Saturday at Gila Rivera Arena, where he got convincingly bested in the first four rounds before staging a late rally in the fifth, where he couldn't finish the fight.
The fight was originally supposed to take place at UFC 262 in May, but Diaz revealed that a cut in training postponed the fight. He claimed he lacked motivation, and that's why he wasn't as sharp as he should have been. Still, he thinks his big moment was the...
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UFC 263: Nate Diaz lights up Twitter by rocking Leon Edwards late

UFC 263: Nate Diaz lights up Twitter by rocking Leon Edwards late

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

Nate Diaz was dominated for all but a few seconds of the bout. Those few seconds electrified social media.
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Leon Edwards def. Nate Diaz at UFC 263: Best photos

Leon Edwards def. Nate Diaz at UFC 263: Best photos

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

Check out the best photos from Leon Edwards ' unanimous decision win over Nate Diaz at UFC 263 at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. (Photos by Mark J. Rebilas, USA TODAY Sports)
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Who Should Nate Diaz Face After Loss to Leon Edwards at UFC 263?

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Nate Diaz needed a win at UFC 263, having not fought since he was strafed by Jorge Masvidal back in 2019. Unfortunately for the Stockton, California native and his legions of faithful, that win didn't materialize...
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UFC 263 results, highlights: Nate Diaz comes up short in bout with Leon Edwards despite late rally

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

Diaz was handled for much of the fight with multiple nasty cuts opened up, but found life in the fifth round
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Leon Edwards Defeats Nate Diaz Via Unanimous Decision in UFC 263 Thriller

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

Leon Edwards has now gone 10 straight fights without a loss after defeating Nate Diaz via unanimous decision on Saturday at UFC 263 at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona...
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