Welcome to today’s edition of Sportskeeda’s daily MMA News Roundup, where we present the biggest UFC updates and other stories from the world of mixed martial arts.
In today’s issue, we talk about Dana White’s life expectancy, Nate Diaz’s UFC contract, and more.
#3. Dana White was told he has a decade to live
Per Helwani, it’s a standard clause that’s inserted into every UFC deal and can be waived at the promotion’s discretion. However, this has not been waived in Diaz’s case so far.
It seems Diaz will have to wait out this period to move on with his career unless he is willing to re-sign with the UFC. The chances of the latter happening appear slim.
#1. Khabib Nurmagomedov isn’t a wrestler, he’s a Sambo fighter – Charles Oliveira’s coach
That being said, Noei has immense faith in his pupil’s ground game and is confident ‘do Bronx’ will be able to tackle Makhachev’s takedowns.