With Nick dragging the good Diaz name through the marijuana mud with his flunked UFC 143 drug test, let’s turn our attention towards some of the positives coming from the 209 by focusing on his brother’s tango on Cinco de Mayo.
The Octagon’s third show on FOX takes place May 5th inside IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. A five-round affair between Nate Diaz (Pictured) and Jim Miller headlines the festivities.
As of today, eight bouts have been confirmed for the roster. According to UFC president Dana White, the company’s third foray on FOX may offer four live primetime fights.
The UFC’s premiere on the network showcased only one live scrap, while their follow-up featured three live contests.
Here is the card’s current lineup:
Louis Gaudinot vs. John Lineker
Mike Massenzio vs. Karlos Vemola
Danny Castillo vs. John Cholish
John Dodson vs. Darren Uyenoyama
John Hathaway vs. Pascal Krauss
Tony Ferguson vs. Dennis Hallman
Pat Barry vs. Lavar Johnson
Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller (Five-Round Fight)