Was Nate Diaz ever a UFC champion?

Last Modified Jul 26, 2023 08:19 GMT
Was Nate Diaz ever a UFC champion?
Source: Official Instagram Account of Nate Diaz


American mixed martial artist Nathan Donald Diaz was born on April 16, 1985, and is currently unsigned. Diaz is best known for his time spent competing in the UFC, though he competed in World Extreme Cagefighting, Strikeforce, and Pancrase prior to joining the UFC. Diaz, with a total of 16, holds the third-highest number of UFC bonus awards.


The Diaz brothers, Nick and Nate, support legalizing marijuana, and California Finest even manufactures a line of pre-rolls under license. They established a CBD business called Game Up Nutrition and currently manage Nick Diaz Academy, a Brazilian jiu-jitsu school in Stockton, California.


Since he was 18, he has primarily followed a vegan diet, but he does occasionally eat fish. In August 2022, Diaz openly supported BJ Penn, a fellow UFC veteran running for governor of Hawaii. The launch of Diaz's own combat sports promotion business, Real Fight Inc., was announced in September 2022.


The mayor of Stockton gave Diaz a key to the city during a Stockton Kings basketball game in December 2022 as a result of the attention that Diaz had brought to the city.


Has Nate Diaz ever held a UFC championship title?


No, Nate Diaz has never won a UFC championship.


Although Nate Diaz has never won the UFC championship, he has consistently been a contender. The only time Diaz came close to winning a championship was in a 2012 lightweight title match against Benson Henderson, which Diaz lost by unanimous decision.


Nate Diaz’s Records


Nate Diaz vs. Jake Paul will be Nate Diaz's first boxing match, so he has no boxing record. However, his MMA records are as follows:


34 Matches21 Wins13 Losses
By Knockout52
By Submission121
By Decision410

FAQs

A. No, Nate Diaz has not won a UFC championship yet.

A. Nate Diaz's MMA record is 21 wins and 13 losses, with 5 wins by knockout, 12 by submission, and 4 by decision.

A. Nate Diaz's upcoming boxing match against Jake Paul will be his first boxing match, so he has no boxing record.

A. The net worth of Nate Diaz is estimated to be $8 million as of July 2023.

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