Just over a week has passed from Nate Diaz shocking the world by submitting Conor McGregor at UFC 196.
A report came out on social media yesterday from the founder of MiddleEasy.com that McGregor had turned down the chance to rematch Diaz at UFC 200.
Conor McGregor turned down the Nate Diaz rematch which would have been scheduled for the July 4th weekend
— Zeus Tipado (@tipado) March 13, 2016
Responding to these claims, UFC president Dana White has squashed this rumour and put any doubt to bed that “Mystic Mac” actually turndown an opportunity to rematch Nate Diaz or indeed fight anyone.
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— Dana White (@danawhite) March 14, 2016