LAS VEGAS -- Conor McGregor will be the first UFC fighter to make a disclosed $1 million purse in his fight against Nate Diaz at UFC 196 on Saturday night.
TORRANCE -- Conor McGregor has turned fight promotion into an art during his ferocious rise to the top of the UFC.
In the end, Nate Diaz got what he asked for.
The Stockton native will now face Irish superstar Conor McGregor in the main event at UFC 196, less than two weeks away.
Former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez (13-2) has been forced to withdraw from Saturday’s UFC 196 main event with a back injury.
There’s a new UFC middleweight champion, he’s from Santa Cruz, and his name is Luke Rockhold.