Nate Diaz Asks To Be Released From His UFC Contract

UFC lightweight, Nathan Diaz, asked to be let go from the UFC. It may have something to do with the new payday Gilbert Melendez received in the wake of his free-agency. Making Nate realize his true income potential abroad.

Here’s the tweet, we’ll add as the story develops:

“@ufc @danawhite I would like to request to be released from the @ufc Its time for me to be on my way .. ?”

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