UFC 230: Dustin Poirier to face Nate Diaz
Diaz, 33, hasn’t fought in almost two years, losing to Conor McGregor in a memorable rematch in August 2016. A lawsuit against him filed by his ex-manager was dismissed in February.
I’m not fighting on that show fuk the @ufc
— Nathan Diaz (@NateDiaz209) August 3, 2018
Poirier, 29, is coming off a TKO win over Eddie Alvarez at UFC on FOX 30 last Saturday. He’s 4-0-0 with a no-contest in his last five fights.
I ain't fighting on that show either F the ufc
— The Diamond (@DustinPoirier) August 3, 2018
UFC 230 is set for November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Other scheduled matches include:
Yoel Romero (13-3-0) vs. Paulo Costa (12-0-0)
Dustin Poirier (24-5-0, 1NC) vs. Nate Diaz (19-11-0)
Derek Brunson (18-6-0) vs. Israel Adesanya (14-0-0)
Chris Weidman (14-3-0) vs. Luke Rockhold (16-4-0)
Ronaldo Souza (25-6-0) vs. David Branch (22-4-0)
More bouts are expected to be announced.