Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz is an American mixed martial artist. He fights in the lightweight and welterweight categories for the US organization UFC, in which he was a title contender in 2012 when he unsuccessfully challenged champion Ben Henderson. In 2007 he won the fifth series of the reality show The Ultimate Fighter. With 15 UFC bonus awards, he is tied with Joe Lauzon as the fighter with the most such awards.

He also fought for the lightweight title in the WEC, but was defeated by Hermes França. He also wrestled in the Strikeforce and Pancrase promotions. He is the younger brother of Nick Diaz, who is also under contract with the UFC. On April 12, 2023, a meeting with Jake Paul was announced, to be held on August 5 of the same year in Dallas, Texas. Although the fight was originally supposed to take place for 8 rounds, it was later extended to 10. Diaz lost the fight by unanimous decision.