Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor have been going at it over social media for some time. The two mixed martial arts warriors have cultivated perhaps one of the most entertaining rivalries in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to date.
“Notorious” recently opened things back up with a heated message to Nate Diaz. Now the UFC superstar has offered a response.
Diaz shocked the world when he chocked out Conor McGregor at UFC 196. The two fighters went toe-to-toe in one of the UFC’s most successful pay-per-view event, putting on a bloody war for fight fans watching worldwide.
“Notorious” returned to face Diaz in a rematch at UFC 202. McGregor scraped by with a majority decision victory over the fighter, leaving the two MMA phenoms 1-1 in their rivalry.
With Nate Diaz gearing up for an octagon return and many fight fans hoping for a trilogy rematch between the two fighters, McGregor recently decided to take to social media to share some heated words with Diaz.
“A real elbow in a real fight.” McGregor stated, posting a photo of himself striking Diaz with a blow.
A real elbow in a real fight. pic.twitter.com/9kZ7Opw8Zl
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) February 11, 2018
Nate Diaz has now decided to retaliate with a message of his own. Taking to Instagram, Diaz stated “Real kill in real war ….” Check out his Instagram post down below.