Nate Diaz has teased a third bout in a long-awaited series with Irish megastar Conor McGregor.
It’s been more than seven years since Diaz and McGregor lit up the Octagon with the second in a pair of entertaining clashes that produced two of the highest-grossing pay-per-views in the UFC’s 30+ year history. Since then, fans have been calling for a rubber fight between the two fighters, but the promotion has yet to make it happen.
All hope appeared to be lost when the ‘Stockton Samurai’ walked away from the company he called home for 15 years to test out his skills in the squared circle. Diaz has called out the former 2-division champion on occasion, hoping to produce a lucrative third match between the two.
Taking to social media, Diaz is once again shooting his shot by sharing an image from one of the duo’s encounters in the Octagon. “Real war,” he wrote in the caption on X.
Conor McGregor met Nate Diaz for the first time in a welterweight fight at UFC 196 back in March 2016. The TUF alumnus submitted McGregor in the second round, giving him his first defeat inside the…