The primary card of UFC 269 took a significant blow when the previous two occasions UFC Welterweight title challenger, Jorge Masvidal was dominated out of his extremely anticipated combat towards Leon Edwards on account of an undisclosed damage. Other than the 2 title fights, the followers have been ready actually excited to see Masvidal and Edwards setting their beef.
However as quickly because the information of Masvidal pulling out from the combat got here out, many UFC fighters volunteered to exchange him. Khamzat Chimaev, Gilbert Burns, Belal Muhammad, and even Nick Diaz have been the celebs who’re able to throw down towards ‘Rocky’ at UFC 269.
Chimaev was some of the outstanding fighters on this lineup as a result of his combat was booked towards Leon Edwards in 2020 for 3 totally different occasions. However this combat by no means occurred on account of COVID-19 associated points with each fighters. Khamzat Chimaev was the primary one to reply and he was even prepared to leap into the following plan and settle for the combat.
Though, no phrase is launched from the UFC’s facet that Leon Edwards goes to combat another person on the identical card or he’s going to get a brand new date for his subsequent combat. Nonetheless, some of the fascinating call-outs got here to him from the UFC veteran and one of many greatest names within the promotion, Nick Diaz.
Diaz made his return contained in the Octagon at UFC 266 and confronted a defeat towards Robbie Lawler. However it appears like he is able to seize the limelight once more, by replying to Brett Okamoto’s Instagram publish, Diaz says, “Put me in.”
Khamzat Chimaev mocks Nick Diaz, asks Nate Diaz to face him as a substitute
The quantity tenth ranked UFC Welterweight fighter, Khamzat Chimaev referred to as out Nate Diaz after his dominating win over Li Jingliang at UFC 267 within the post-fight press convention. However Diaz wasn’t all for combating him, as he wasn’t impressed by Khamzat.
After Kamaru Usman defended his title towards Colby Covington at UFC 269, Nate Diaz requested Khamzat to defeat Usman first then he might be entitled to face him. However the ‘Borz’ additionally is aware of to play this recreation of trash speak, so he took a dig at Nick Diaz, together with his tweet which says,
“You’re too outdated for this sh*t bro Nick Diaz, let me combat your brother Nate Diaz,” Diaz hasn’t replied to this till now. It’ll be fascinating to see, how Nate Diaz goes to answer to Khamzat for insulting his brother.
https://firstsportz.com/ufc-khamzat-chimaev-mocks-nick-diaz-calls-out-nate/ | “You’re too outdated for this sh*t bro Nick Diaz, let me combat your brother Nate Diaz,” Khamzat Chimaev doubles down his name out for Nick Diaz