Review by AllTheBestFights.com: 2021-09-25, nice and tough mma fight: Nick Diaz vs Robbie Lawler 2 gets three stars (take a look at our ranking of the Best Mma Fights of 2021).
In their first fight Diaz had beat Lawler via ko (April 2, 2004); this second match is on the undercard of Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega – UFC 266. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Nick Diaz record
The black belt in Bjj and former Strikeforce Ww champion Nick Diaz entered this fight with a pro mma record of 26-9-0 (81% finishing rate) but he is not ranked as he hasn’t fought since 2015.
The last time he won a fight was against BJ Penn in 2011 (Nick Diaz vs BJ Penn), after this match he has lost to Carlos Condit in 2012 (Carlos Condit vs Nick Diaz) and to former #1 Ufc Ww champ Georges St Pierre (Georges St Pierre vs Nick Diaz). He also fought once in 2015, against Anderson Silva, but the bout ended in a no-contest since both fighters tested positive after the match (originally won by the Brazilian, Anderson Silva vs Nick Diaz).
But if you want to watch Nick Diaz’s best fights, here are two spectacular bouts of 2011:
- Nick Diaz vs Evangelista Cyborg Santos, 4-stars match
- Nick Diaz vs Paul Daley, bout ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year 2011
Robbie Lawler record
His opponent, the former Ufc Ww champion Robbie Lawler, has an official mma record of 28-15-0 (75% finishing rate) and he entered as the No.52 in the welterweight division.
The last time he won a fight was against Donald Cerrone in 2017 (Lawler vs Cerrone), after this match he has lost four consecutive bouts, the last two with Colby Covington (Colby Covington vs Robbie Lawler) and Neil Magny (Neil Magny vs Robbie Lawler).
Among the best fights of Lawler we suggest one match rated with 4-stars, Robbie Lawler vs Carlos Condit, and three bouts ranked in the top 10 Users’ mma Fights of the Year:
- Robbie Lawler vs Matt Brown, in 2014
- Robbie Lawler vs Rory MacDonald 2, in 2015
- Robbie Lawler vs Ben Askren, in 2019
Lawler’s next fight: Robbie Lawler vs Bryan Barberena
UFC 266 info
Event: UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega
Where: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: middleweight (185 lbs, 84 kg)
UFC 266 fight card
Here is the UFC 266 full fight card (we are going to update it after the weigh-in):
MAIN CARD (live on ESPN+ – Pay per view PPV)
Alexander Volkanovski vs Brian Ortega
Valentina Shevchenko vs Lauren Murphy
Nick Diaz vs Robbie Lawler 2
Curtis Blaydes vs Jairzinho Rozenstruik
Jessica Andrade vs Cynthia Calvillo
EARLY PRELIMINARY CARD (live on UFC Fight Pass)
Uros Medic Jalin Turner
Cody Brundage vs Nick Maximov
Matthew Semelsberger vs Martin Sano Jr
Jonathan Pearce vs Omar Morales
UFC 266 countdown – Video preview
Watch the official video of the full episode of UFC 266 countdown Diaz vs Lawler 2, a documentary to know better the life of both fighters and how they prepare for their bout.
Diaz vs Lawler 2 full fight video / highlights
Here we are going to post a selection of the best videos about the fight Nick Diaz vs Robbie Lawler 2 as soon as the match ends. If you have seen the full fight you can rate it at the bottom of this post. (All videos are hosted on free video platforms such as Youtube, Dailymotion, Facebook, etc. and not uploaded by AllTheBestFights.com)
Official highlights – spanish
Diaz vs Lawler 2 result
Robbie Lawler defeated Nick Diaz via TKO (referee stoppage) at 0:45, round 3.
Diaz vs Lawler 2 post-fight interview
Watch the official video of Robbie Lawler vs Nick Diaz post-fight octagon interview.