Two-time undefeated champion contender Dustin Poirier recently appeared on Teddy Atlas’s YouTube show and said he agreed to a “super short-term” fight with UFC superstar Nate Diaz. However, Diamond did not specify a fight date.
“I don’t owe anything to these guys. I don’t bite my tongue. This is Nate Diaz, ”he said. “I don’t mean a card. I will not say which date. But he spoke on Twitter.
“This guy really fights and I’m a fan of him, but everyone on the internet is a tough guy. He said, “Let’s do it.” I said, “Yes, of course. I will fight you this month. ”
Minutes after Poirier’s statement went viral, Diaz posted this tweet.
I just talked to ufc I said it was with Dp fight I want to fight faster but they said dastin is bad and they don’t want to regret it Dustin you ask I hope to fight faster, let’s do it
Ps Olivera you are too bad
– Nathan Diaz (@ NateDiaz209) January 5, 2022
Now, sources close to the talks have said MMA fight this pairing will not happen any time soon. These insiders added that the Diaz and Poirier game was originally designed for one of the cards to be played in January or February, but the UFC seems to have abandoned those plans.
Puare last fought Charles Oliveira in UFC 269 and lost in the third round. Diaz will also lose to Leon Edwards in UFC 263 in June.