1. Where did your likes go? Please Read This Thread »

I feel bad for Nate Diaz having to take a beating on short notice for money

Discussion in 'UFC Discussion' started by TrumanBurbank, Feb 25, 2016.

  1. TrumanBurbank Green Belt

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2012
    Messages:
    1,126
    Likes Received:
    0
    This situation is the only one that could have been done. Nate Diaz is the money fight for sure.

    But seeing Nate being brutalized for five rounds because of his iron chin is going to be tough to watch. Conor using all kinds of angles to fuck Nate up like RDA....fuck man.
     
  2. The Beast Within Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2016
    Messages:
    6,351
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Italy
    don't worry it will last 1 round and he becomes a millionaire
     
  3. MVP89 Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2014
    Messages:
    451
    Likes Received:
    0
    They always having to fight those hitters motherfucker. Lawler, Daley, Dos Anjos, that Lithuanian dude.

    Diaz bros get no respect
     
  4. Team Sleep Black Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 16, 2010
    Messages:
    5,002
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Los Angeles, CA
  5. Captain_Dammitt Brown Belt

    Joined:
    Nov 9, 2005
    Messages:
    4,244
    Likes Received:
    0
    I would have filled in for RDA for that amount of money and not expect a single person to feel bad for me. I also think it'll be a little more competitive than most think.
     
  6. DaveHilly Black Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 15, 2010
    Messages:
    5,674
    Likes Received:
    0
    Yea but who knows he might win? The last time Conor was in a fight where he couldn't knock the guy out was Max Holloway and he put Conor in some tough spots for sure.

    Imagine in Nate wins? Huge for him.
     
  7. VAfan Gold Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2006
    Messages:
    15,518
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    down south
    it is an unfortunate situation. I'm sure diaz really did want this fight, but would have obviously preferred to have the proper time to train. but the money was just too good to pass up.

    oh well, if mcgregor manages to do well at LW, maybe there'll be a rematch down the road.
     
  8. pamirec Black Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 4, 2007
    Messages:
    5,220
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Lightning Lee's cellmate.
    Let's not act like he is going to be an easy win. I'm picking Conor, but it's not gonna be easy.
     
  9. IMSAYIN Mediocre Double Yellow Card

    Joined:
    May 30, 2010
    Messages:
    2,066
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    The corner of Dazed and Confused
    A pro fighter looking to get paid... go figure. And though Conor likely wins. Stranger things have happened.

    EDIT... Come to think of it. Money is the ONLY reason Conor takes this fight. It's a no-win, really.
     
  10. Sparkie Black Belt

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2014
    Messages:
    5,596
    Likes Received:
    0
    I'm happy for Nate HUGE PAYDAY
     
  11. MadHouse Black Belt

    Joined:
    May 20, 2015
    Messages:
    7,333
    Likes Received:
    1
    don't be sorry ts you should be happy Mcgregor is changing that bum life
     
  12. Vikassi Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2011
    Messages:
    2,400
    Likes Received:
    0
    Yea, let's feel sorry for a guy who's about to make a million bucks for 1 round or less of work.
     
  13. Arm Barbarian Titanium Belt Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Jul 17, 2013
    Messages:
    35,984
    Likes Received:
    8
    Location:
    Wild West
    If Conor brutalizes him, that will be tough to watch. On a few days notice, especially.

    But the silver lining is that for once Diaz actually is going to make some good money in a fight.

    Hopefully he doesn't take further long term cerebral damage to earn it.
     
  14. IMSAYIN Mediocre Double Yellow Card

    Joined:
    May 30, 2010
    Messages:
    2,066
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    The corner of Dazed and Confused
    But... How would you be able to tell ? ;)
     
  15. soulsstealer Silver Belt

    Joined:
    Mar 15, 2013
    Messages:
    11,542
    Likes Received:
    2
    You are a fighter you should be kinda ok with taking a beating and this payday is so much higher than your regular paycheck.
     
  16. Guy Smith Purple Belt

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2015
    Messages:
    1,562
    Likes Received:
    0
    RDA fucked up Nate with all kinds of angles? I thought he just brutilized Nates legs...

    Let's be real here, if Chad can get shots off on Conor, Nate will behead him and smoke a bowl of OG Kush out of his skull.
     
  17. lordbrownmeat Yellow Belt

    Joined:
    Feb 13, 2016
    Messages:
    227
    Likes Received:
    0
    It's a win-win for Diaz. 20-20 is a joke for a fighter of his draw.

    Conor's taking the risk here.

    It could be real competitive if Diaz stops the showboating, and focuses.
     
  18. SteelHeems Green Belt

    Joined:
    May 6, 2015
    Messages:
    1,462
    Likes Received:
    0
    I don't feel sorry for him. There's a chance he pulls it off and his career will take a huge boost. If he loses, he still has all that new cash to sleep on to make himself feel better. I'm sure he'll do just fine, he took it on 11 days. He knows what's going on.
     
  19. Ironman70.3 Green Belt

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2015
    Messages:
    1,354
    Likes Received:
    0
    why would anyone feel sorry for someone who is about to make over a mill in one night....
     
  20. Blayt7hh Steel Belt

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2006
    Messages:
    29,171
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    Northern VA
    You fell sorry for him because he going to potentially get beat up for a butt load of money? I don't I envy him
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.