Bleacher Report MMA has learned via an emailed press release from the Nevada State Athletic Commission, as well as USA Today.com, that former Strikeforce Welterweight champion Nick Diaz has tested positive for "Marijuana metabolites" after a UFC 143 loss to current UFC Interim Welterweight Champion "The Natural Born Killer" Carlos Condit. The test marks the second time Diaz has tested positive for marijuana in the state of Nevada, with the first time being after a well-documented PRIDE 33 bout with "The Fireball Kid" Takanori Gomi.
The UFC welterweight division can rest easier (at least until February) now that the Nevada State Athletic Commission has ruled on Nick Diaz's positive test for marijuana. According to Damon Martin of MMA Weekly, the NSAC opted to s... Read Post
UFC welterweight Nick Diaz has tested positive for "marijuana metabolites" which will likely result in a stern suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commision—but this might actually be a good thing. Nick Diaz is popular for two... Read Post