UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was looking massive at the weigh-ins against Nate Diaz, but is ‘The Notorious’ one scared (homie)? Watch the staredown video here…
The eventful run up to UFC 196 today (Saturday March 5) has been filled with crazy face offs and eventful interviews. UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and his opponent Nate Diaz have provided quite the backstory.
With the originally scheduled lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos injured, the fight with Diaz now transpires at welterweight. With just 12 days notice, there’s been a lot of talk of how McGregor will adapt to a taller opponent, but also about the shape Nate Diaz will be in.
So the road to the pay-per-view action this weekend has been fruitful in terms of promotion, but how are both men faring up in this battle of wits? As is ormal with fights involving both men, the pre-fight banter between them has been intense.
So much so, that Diaz actually walked out of an interview with CNBC because of McGregor’s comments. Check it out:
So you might think that judging by this latest piece of trash talking warfare that perhaps Nate Diaz has broken mentally, but this was before the weigh-ins went down.
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