Nate Diaz is one of the most recognizable and controversial faces in the world of MMA. Nate has squared off against some of the top names the sport has had to offer such as Connor McGregor and Jorge Masvidal.

Nate recently triggered another debate on social media with his controversial take on boxing. The younger Diaz brother said losing a boxing match is akin to losing a basketball game. Here’s his full tweet.

Losing a boxing match is like losing a basketball game It’s not a real Fight (oncoming fist emoji)

This isn’t the first time Nate stirred a debate with his social media antics. Nate is one of the most provocative fighters in UFC. He makes good use of his mic skills to sell fights.

Nate’s latest comments about boxing come days after Tyson Fury retained his WBC heavyweight title against Dillian Whyte inside a sold-out Wembley Stadium. Follow Thirsty for more from the world of boxing and MMA.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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