Nick Diaz

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Date of Birth August 2, 1983
Place of Birth Stockton, California
Age 37 years old
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Nick Diaz

Nickolas Robert "Nick" Diaz is an American mixed martial artist. Since the beginning of his career in 2001, Diaz has competed in UFC, PRIDE, Strikeforce, EliteXC, World Extreme Cagefighting, DREAM, and Shooto. He is a former welterweight champion in Strikeforce and WEC.

Born: Nickolas Robert Diaz, August 02, 1983, Stockton, California, United States
Nationality: American
Division: Lightweight (2007–2008), Welterweight (2001–2006, 2008–2013), Middleweight (2015)
Reach: 76 in (193.04 cm)
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Fighting out of: Stockton, California, United States
Team: Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu
Trainer: Richard Perez (Boxing), Cesar Gracie (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu)
Rank: 3rd Degree Black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Cesar Gracie
Years active: 2001–2015 (MMA), 2005 (Boxing)
Notable relatives: Nate Diaz (brother)
Website: Nick Diaz's Official site
Twitter: Nick Diaz's Twitter profile
Youtube: Nick Diaz's Youtube channel
IMDb: Nick Diaz's IMDb

About Nick Diaz

Former MMA fighter who was a Strikeforce Welterweight Champion, WEC Welterweight Champion, and IFC Welterweight Champion.

Before Fame

He developed impressive stamina while competing on his high school's swim team.

Achievement

He became the first fighter in Strikeforce history to defend the Welterweight Championship 3 times before abandoning it to return to the UFC.

Family Life

His brother Nate also became an MMA fighter in the UFC.

Associations

After losing via unanimous decision in a UFC Interim Welterweight Championship fight to Carlos Condit in February 2012, he was suspended for a year after marijuana metabolites were found in his post-fight drug test.

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Latest information about Nick Diaz updated on August 05, 2020.

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