NATE DIAZ is ready to launch his personal MMA and boxing promotion when his UFC contract expires after his subsequent battle.
The American, a favorite amongst followers, has one battle left on his UFC contract having most just lately misplaced to British welterweight Leon Edwards.
His coaching accomplice Chris Avila revealed afterwards, Diaz will look to advertise his personal exhibits, throughout MMA and boxing, headlining himself.
Avila, 28, instructed SunSport: “He has yet another battle I am certain lined up on his contract after which he’ll be doing a number of his personal stuff after.
“I do know he is obtained a number of new plans. He’ll be doing his personal battle present, he may even headline his personal battle.
“It may be boxing, MMA, however will probably be a giant battle. He is solely hoping to battle the most important guys, whoever is there to battle, it’ll be somebody large.
“He’ll get the entire Nick Diaz Academy on his personal battle present, we have to present all people that we are the s***.
“We have the most effective fighters out right here in Stockton, most individuals comprehend it however we have got guys primed and able to go.
“We have actual fighters placing in actual work and it is time for us to get publicity.”
Jorge Masvidal, who beat Diaz in 2019, just lately arrange his personal bare-knuckle boxing promotion referred to as Gamebred Preventing Championship.
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It paid homage to his yard brawling roots, the place he fought alongside the enduring Kimbo Slice, who tragically died in 2016 aged 47.
However Masvidal, 36, didn’t battle on his personal present, as his UFC contract permits it.
Solely Conor McGregor, 32, was given permission to step outdoors the octagon for his profitable boxing debut towards Floyd Mayweather, 44, in 2017.
But when Diaz decides to not renew his cope with the UFC, he can be free to battle on his personal card or in a boxing match.
Avila is concentrating on an undercard spot after he makes his MMA return on the finish of July in Iowa, following his latest win in April.
He stated: “Lots of people are tuning into boxing once more it looks like, I do know Nate, it is one thing he is in all probability gunning for as quickly as he can.
“He may need yet another battle after which he is planning on doing a boxing battle towards somebody that everyone is aware of.
“I do not know who but, I am additionally going to do some boxing fights arising as I am a free agent and hoping to battle.
“I obtained a battle arising after which I am attempting to line myself up with one thing good, one thing large after I win this battle.
“I needs to be on deck for one thing good, a UFC comeback, or a great boxing battle, I may go on the undercard of Nate’s promotion.
“He is both going to do boxing or MMA, or each. That is what’s occurring subsequent, that is coming quickly.”