Nate Diaz; UFC, Wife, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Brother, Facts

Published Date: 07 May, 2020 Updated date: 07 May, 2020 By Celebs Podium

The year 2008 and 2016 undoubtedly became UFC’s career highs with some lows for Nate Diaz. From defeating two most celebrated fighters in 2008 and having two matches with the notorious Conor McGregor in 2016, he became the fan’s favorite.

American professional mixed martial artist, Nate Diaz is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Out of 32 UFC bouts, he has 20 wins, including five by knockout, 11 by submission and four by decision.

Nate Diaz Bio & Family

The mixed martial art fighter was born as Nathan Donald Diaz on 16 April 1985 in Stockton, California. His parents raised him alongside an older brother, Nick Diaz. His sibling is a year older to him, born on 2 August 1983 in Stockton, California. Right from the age of 11, he began to train martial arts alongside brother Nick.

Nate went to Tokay High School, which is the same academic place, his brother too attended. The MMC fighter stands at the height of 6 feet 0 in (183 cm) tall and weighs around 77 kg.

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How Much Net Worth Does He Have?

The 35-year-old net worth is $8 million from profession mixed martial art career since 2004. In 2019, he won a much-anticipated fight against Anthony Pettis on 17 August by unanimous decision. Two months later, he faced Jorge Masvidal on 2 November 2019, losing via technical knockout.

Three years prior, Diaz won his first fight with Conor McGregor on 5 March 2016 at UFC 196. However, the battle took place at welterweight (170 lbs) due to a lack of time to cut weight. He was able to claim the victory via submission in the second round.

Nate Diaz after defeating Conor McGregor (The Sun)

However, the rematch between the two got scheduled for 9 July 2016 at UFC 200. However, the match took place on 21 August 2016, where McGregor won all three rounds via knockouts. Talking about his early life, his initial career was competing within the World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC). From 2008 after defeating Alvin Robinson and Junior Assunção via submission, his stance in the UFC became tougher.

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Nate Diaz & Partner Are Proud Parents!

Talking about his personal life, Nate Diaz cherishes almost eight years-long affairs. His girlfriend’s name is Misty Brown, to whom he started dating back in 2012. Together, the couple shares a daughter, Nikayla, born on 6 June 2018. The baby was delivered at California Hospital.

Nate Diaz with girlfriend Misty Brown (TMZ)

Misty, who hails from Stockton, California, has never chosen to be the media spotlight. She could be Nate’s future wife, but as if for now, they might not have any plan soon to exchange their wedding vows.

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Some Interesting Facts About Nate Diaz

  • Nate’s brother MMC career commenced in 2001 until his retirement in 2013.
  • His brother is a Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt.
  • Nick also has a similar body length and weight measurement alike his younger brother.
  • He and his brother are advocates for cannabis.
  • The siblings’ run a Brazilian jiu-jitsu school in Stockton, California, Nick Diaz Academy, and founded a CBD company Game Up Nutrition.
  • Nate has over 4.4 million Instagram followers.
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