Connect with us

Sports

Nate and Nick Diaz taunt Conor McGregor over video of UFC rival smoking suspicious cigarette before wink to camera

Published

on

nate and nick diaz taunt conor mcgregor over video of ufc rival smoking suspicious cigarette before wink to camera

NATE DIAZ and his brother Nick have delivered a verbal slap to Conor McGregor after the star’s smoking antics.

Notorious shared a video of him enjoying a suspicious looking cigarette while relaxing on a sun lounger on holiday.

Nate and Nick Diaz have poked fun at rival Conor McGregor over his smoking antics

4

Nate and Nick Diaz have poked fun at rival Conor McGregor over his smoking anticsCredit: Instagram natediaz209
Conor McGregor seems to be living his best life post-retirement

4

Conor McGregor seems to be living his best life post-retirement

The retired UFC legend is spending time in the south of France with partner Dee Devlin and their two children Conor Jr and Croia.

The Irishman uploaded a clip of him smoking a roll-up – but he needed some assistance to light it.

Bizarrely he tagged Real Madrid footballer Sergio Ramos in the clip he uploaded to his Instagram story.

He captioned it: “What you reckon Sergio Ramos” before adding the hashtag ‘MoMoneyMoProblems?”

LB graphic CONORv2

McGregor then winked at the camera.

Having seen the footage, his bitter UFC rival Nate Diaz and his sibling have responded by poking fun at their enemy.

The Diaz brothers are outspoken supporters of marijuana, and despite it being unclear whether that was what McGregor was toking back on, in the comment section of MMA Uncensored’s post about it, Nick wrote: “This fool don’t smoke weed.”

Nick Diaz posted this on his Instagram story

4

Nick Diaz posted this on his Instagram storyCredit: Instagram natediaz209

Nick, who last fought at UFC 183 in 2015 against Anderson Silva, shared a still of the video on his own Instagram story and captioned it with: “Lol.”

Nate then shared his brother’s story and added his own “lol” comment.

McGregor and Nate clashed in March 2016 at UFC 196 with the Stockton Slugger winning via a second-round rear-naked choke.

Just six months later they fought again after a volatile build-up to their UFC 202 rematch, which included McGregor throwing water bottles at the brothers during the pre-fight press conference.


RINGSIDE NEWS LIVE: Follow for all the latest Boxing, UFC and WWE updates


The second meeting went the distance with Notorious earning the victory via a majority decision.

The two men have frequently exchanged barbs back and forth on social media since. 

And just last weekend, McGregor told Nate to “shut his “b****a** up” after he had tweeted about UFC 251.

Fans would love to see a trilogy fight between the pair, but McGregor announced his retirement from UFC last month.

Fans would love to see a trilogy match between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor

4

Fans would love to see a trilogy match between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregorCredit: Getty – Contributor
Rivals Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz throw CANS at each other during fiery conference

Powered by: The Sun

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Sports

Tottenham to meet with Napoli and Arkadiusz Milik’s agent in London TODAY

Published

on

By

tottenham to meet with napoli and arkadiusz miliks agent in london today

Tottenham are reportedly set to meet with Napoli and Arkadiusz Milik’s agent in London today to negotiate a deal over the striker’s potential transfer.

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho is desperate to bring in a striker in the closing stages of the summer transfer window to provide back-up for England international Harry Kane.

And according to Calciomercato, both Tottenham and Napoli – plus Milik’s agent – will meet to try and thrash out a deal.

Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik has reportedly emerged as a target for Tottenham this summer

Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik has reportedly emerged as a target for Tottenham this summer

Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik has reportedly emerged as a target for Tottenham this summer

The Poland striker appeared to be on his way to Roma this summer, signing on loan with an obligation to buy for £16.5m plus up to £6m in add-ons and bonuses.

However, that move collapsed after Milik took too long to come to an agreement over his departure from the Serie A outfit.

There are reportedly a number of issues that need to be resolved between the player and the club, regarding outstanding wages, fines and image rights. 

Reports suggest that if Tottenham were to launch an offer of £17.5m plus £6m in bonuses, then a deal could be struck this summer.

Milik joined Napoli back in 2016 from Dutch side Ajax, and has gone on to feature 122 times for the club – scoring 48 goals and providing five assists.  

Jose Mourinho is looking to sign a striker this summer to provide back-up for Harry Kane

Jose Mourinho is looking to sign a striker this summer to provide back-up for Harry Kane

Jose Mourinho is looking to sign a striker this summer to provide back-up for Harry Kane

Powered by: Daily Mail

Continue Reading

Sports

Torino still battling Atletico Madrid for Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira’s signature

Published

on

By

torino still battling atletico madrid for arsenal midfielder lucas torreiras signature

Torino are still in the hunt for Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira despite Atletico Madrid‘s heavy interest, according to reports.

Torreira has fallen out of favour at the Emirates under Mikel Arteta and he could be on his way out this summer in order to raise vital transfer funds.

And according to Sport Italia and Calciomercato, Serie A outfit Torino are still very much in the hunt for the Uruguayan despite Atletico currently winning the race for his signature. 

Lucas Torreira has fallen out of favour at Arsenal under Mikel Arteta and may be on his way out

Lucas Torreira has fallen out of favour at Arsenal under Mikel Arteta and may be on his way out

Lucas Torreira has fallen out of favour at Arsenal under Mikel Arteta and may be on his way out

It has also been reported that Torino directors are currently in London to negotiate a deal with Arsenal.

Once both sides can thrash out a deal, perhaps on loan with an obligation to buy, reports suggest agreeing personal terms should be relatively straight-forward. 

Torreira enjoyed his best spell of football under Marco Giampaolo at Sampdoria and is now interested in a reunion at Torino. 

The Uruguayan midfielder is reportedly keen to reunite with Torino boss Marco Giampaolo

The Uruguayan midfielder is reportedly keen to reunite with Torino boss Marco Giampaolo

The Uruguayan midfielder is reportedly keen to reunite with Torino boss Marco Giampaolo

The 24-year-old burst onto the scene in some style in north London but he now appears to be out of the picture under Arteta.

Torreira hasn’t even made the bench for the Gunners in their opening two Premier League matches against Fulham and West Ham.

Arsenal may look to cash-in on Torreira to give them a spending boost in the summer transfer window, as they eye moves for top targets Houssem Aouar and Thomas Partey.

Powered by: Daily Mail

Continue Reading

Sports

Premier League clubs ‘expected’ to help bail out smaller clubs as fans banned from stadiums until next year

Published

on

By

premier league clubs expected to help bail out smaller clubs as fans banned from stadiums until next year scaled

MINISTERS “expect” Premier League clubs to help smaller clubs after fans were banned from stadiums until next year.

Boris Johnson has scuppered plans to get supporters back on the terraces next month.

⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates

Football fans have been banned from stadiums until next year

3

Football fans have been banned from stadiums until next yearCredit: Getty Images – Getty

Now the Government has asked the wealthier outfits to step in while it negotiates a wider bailout to the sports industry.

Clubs in the lower ­leagues face a turbulent financial future as, unlike Premier League giants, they rely on ticket sales.

Under the PM’s new Covid plans, pilots allowing 1,000 fans into EFL matches are ditched.

Sports bodies want the Government to support the industry as it did with the arts, which was given access to a £1.57billion package.

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden is said to be ­trying to “identify ways we can support sport”.

Today the Premier League said they were “disappointed” fans would not be allowed in next month and said stadiums were safer than many other public spaces.

Boris Johnson has scuppered plans to get supporters back on the terraces next month

3

Boris Johnson has scuppered plans to get supporters back on the terraces next monthCredit: Sky News
Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden is said to be ­trying to 'identify ways we can support sport'

3

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden is said to be ­trying to ‘identify ways we can support sport’Credit: Getty Images – Getty

The Sun Says

RICH Premier League clubs should bail out lower league outfits facing Covid oblivion.

They are not just the lifeblood of their communities. They and their players are, in part, the lifeblood of the Prem too.

Some have rich owners, who must dig deep now that they are facing a season without fans. But many teams don’t. 

It would be a calamity to let them fail through no fault of their own.

A few, admittedly, are badly run — and the Prem would need strict guarantees on how a £200million donation would be spent by the 72 EFL clubs. 

Some people will say the Government should step in. But it cannot bail out every industry. That way lies ruin. In football’s case there’s another solution.

It’s right for wealthy Prem giants to fund a rescue. It’s in the national interest and their own too.

In a statement they said: “Football is not the same without attending fans and the football economy is unsustainable without them.

“Last season, Premier League clubs suffered £700m in losses and at present, our national game is losing more than £100m per month.

“This is starting to have a devastating impact on clubs and their communities.”

Boris Johnson reveals new restrictions on sporting events

GOT a story? RING The Sun on 0207 782 4104 or WHATSAPP on 07423720250 or EMAIL exclusive@the-sun.co.uk

Powered by: The Sun

Continue Reading

Trending

Copyright © 2020 DiazHub.