Jorge Masvidal, Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz is completely satisfied to see a “actual combat” between Jorge Masvidal and Kamaru Usman headline subsequent weekends UFC 251 pay-per-view occasion.

Friday night time it was introduced that the beforehand booked UFC 251 principal occasion between Gilbert Burns and Kamaru Usman was compelled to be scrapped, this after the Brazilian contracted the Coronavirus.

Former UFC title challenger Nate Diaz was not a fan of the Burns vs Usman matchup and shared his displeasure with the reserving on-line.

“That is what’s improper with folks claiming they’re fighters settling for much less trigger they know they’re not price shit you need to’ve fought the following man in line not the man who would take much less trigger he’s advised too that’s why nobody will bear in mind you guys. This isn’t a title combat.”

Shortly after it was introduced that ‘Durinho’ was out of UFC 251, the promotion started negotiations with Jorge Masvidal to step in on quick discover in opposition to Usman.

That deal was reached earlier at this time, and barring any optimistic Covid-19 exams, Masvidal will problem Usman subsequent weekend on Battle Island.

Nate Diaz was completely satisfied to listen to that the UFC was capable of come to phrases with ‘Gamebred’ as now followers have a “actual combat” on the horizon.

”Actual fights are higher fights 💯” – Diaz wrote on Twitter

The Stockton native has not competed since struggling a TKO loss to the aforementioned Jorge Masvidal at UFC 244 this previous November.

At one level there have been rumors of a possible Diaz vs. Masvidal rematch, however these talks are clearly on maintain in the meanwhile.

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