The Diaz Brothers, Nate Diaz (19-10-0) and Nick Diaz (26-9-0, 2NC) will not be at Toronto’s MMA World Academy Saturday 11th for a seminar and autograph session. The appearance was cancelled as of this afternoon in a Facebook posting by MMA World Academy.
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MMA World Academy said on the its Facebook page:
Diaz Brothers Event CANCELLED!!! Folks, unfortunately the Diaz event we were very much hoping to have has been cancelled. Please see the release letter we received from the marketing and management group. As a fan first of both brothers, we are very disappointed for everyone expecting to meet them at MMA World as well as other locations. Anyone who has pre-purchased a ticket will be fully refunded. Please contact us by calling 416-284-1212 to arrange your refund. Ask for Winston.
In a statement by the Allan Boynton Marketing Group, the Diaz Brothers committed to appearing in Canada ten weeks ago, but since Nate aaccpeted the UFC 202 fight with Conor McGregor, he has suspended appearances.
With regards to Nick Diaz, the statement adds the Nick is assisting with his brother’s training camp, thus going with the decision to cancel the appearance with a possible future appearance.
For more information, call 416-284-1212 or visit the MMA World Academy website.