Nate Diaz takes on Jorge Masvidal in a non-title welterweight fight as they headline UFC 244 in November. Dana White announced the bout to ESPN.com.
UFC 244 takes place Nov. 2 at Madison Square Garden in New York. The main card will air on pay-per-view while the prelims on ESPN and ESPN+.
As we remember, Diaz did call for the fight against Masvidal after he defeated Anthony Pettis at UFC 241 and Masvidal agreed.
According from a tweet from Brett Okamoto, the UFC will make a “Baddest Motherfucker” belt for the winner of this bout.
Breaking: Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal will HEADLINE UFC 244 on Nov. 2 in NYC, per Dana White. pic.twitter.com/64YSrS8rNq
— Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN) September 7, 2019