When Nate Diaz returned to face Anthony Pettis at UFC 241, most people thought it would be a one-and-done appearance. However, Diaz is here to stay. Back in the Octagon after three years, he is looking forward to newer opponents and the latest name that Diaz wants to face is that of Jorge Masvidal. A Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal match would blow the roof off any arena it happens at!

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Let us take a closer look at this rivalry and see who is going to win.

Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal: Is it Confirmed?

Rumors have been rampant that a match has been confirmed but the dates are yet to be declared. While we don’t want to comment on the rumors, the fact that Diaz challenged Masvidal – and Masvidal actually commented on it saying he is ready to fight him gives us a surety that if everything falls in place there WILL be a match.

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The rumor mills say that this fight will take place at UFC 245 but that seems too short-sighted as of now. We will wait for an official announcement before we confirm the Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal fight.

What’s Next for Diaz if Masvidal Disagrees

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In case Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal falls through, there’s always the possibility that we get to see a third match between Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz – two men who know each other very well and gave each other some of their best career highlights! Stay tuned with us for more exciting UFC news.