Nate Diaz denies ducking Nurmagomedov, says 'Dana White and UFC are full of sh**'

Joe Camporeale-US PRESSWIRE

Stockton's second favorite son has some harsh words for the UFC and its president in response to Dana's claims that he turned down a bout against fast-rising contender Khabib Nurmagomedov.

The UFC is struggling to find a top opponent for Khabib Nurmagomedov, the undefeated 25-year-old from Dagestan who's already racked up five straight wins in the Octagon. They wanted former Strikeforce champ Gilbert Melendez, but that didn't work out.

Dana White claimed that Melendez' teammate at Cesar Gracie BJJ, Nate Diaz had turned down the fight. Nate had to take to Twitter to respond:

Bloody Elbow will follow this story in breathless detail like it was the most important thing on Earth cause it nearly is.

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