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UFC Star Nate Diaz Gets A Mention From Eminem In His Latest Track

James Hilsum


UFC Star Nate Diaz Gets A Mention From Eminem In His Latest Track

Nate Diaz received a shout-out from legendary rapper, Eminem on one of his latest tracks, referencing the UFC star's skills as a fighter.

Essentiallysports reports that Diaz is a big fan of the Missouri-born hip-hop star, and previously walked out to his track, 'The Way I Am.'

Eminem is also a big fan of UFC too, with his track 'Higher' featuring Dana White and ESPN presenter, Michael Eaves in the video.

Diaz is now eager for a quick return to the Octagon and has already called out Dustin Poirier. The 32-year-old was beaten in two attempts to win the UFC lightweight title, after losing to both Charles Oliveira and Khabib Nurmagomedov.

PA: Nate Diaz
PA: Nate Diaz

But despite that most recent defeat to Oliveira, Diaz is still eager to make the fight happen. After Poirier's defeat, he said: I'll fight Dp in January don't be a scared lil b**ch this time now or never."

Poirier was also eager to contes the fight and replied: "I'll fight you this month," so it now appears that a tantalising battle between the pair is imminent.

PA: Dustin Poirier
PA: Dustin Poirier

The pair were due to fight way back at UFC 230 in 2018, but Poirier's hip injury meant that the bout never went ahead.

Poirier currently has a 30-day medical suspension imposed on him by the Nevada Commission following his loss to Oliveira, but this would not apply if he chose to fight in a different state.

It will be fascinating to see if a date and venue can be agreed in the coming weeks.

Topics: Nate Diaz, Dustin Poirier, UFC, Eminem

James Hilsum
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