‘You’re the King of Nothing!’- Conor McGregor Responds to Nate Diaz as War of Words Intensifies

Published 03/31/2021, 3:31 PM EDT
NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 20: Conor McGregor speaks at the UFC 229 press conference at Radio City Music Hall on September 20, 2018 in New York, NY. McGregor will face UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in the main event on October 6, 2018 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ed Mulholland/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)


Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz have been involved in one of the most epic Twitter feuds in recent memory. Both the fighters are taking some serious jabs at each other.

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Their feud has been entertaining to watch, McGregor has called out Diaz, for talking about a little smack in a scuffle and calling him ‘The King of Nothing’.

McGregor talked about how Nate couldn’t even win the belt that was just made for him.

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I forget nothing bro and you’ll see that soon enough. And don’t talk to me about a little slap in a scuffle I had them all trapped thinking they were dead. You’re the king of nothing. You couldn’t even win your own belt they made for you, let alone any other.” he wrote.

McGregor was replying to Diaz’s claims of how he is the real king. Diaz talked about how Khabib had beaten McGregor, and how Diaz had slapped Nurmagomedov.

Diaz called McGregor a bitch and tried to remind him of how Khabib had owned him and called him and Dustin “some bitches.”

The History Between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor

McGregor and Diaz have a fierce rivalry, the duo has faced each other twice already with the score level at 1 all. The first fight between them took place at UFC 196 on March 6, 2016, which Nate won via Submission.

They faced each other again at UFC 202, this time around McGregor came back strong and won the fight via decision.

LAS VEGAS, NV – AUGUST 20: Conor McGregor (L) hits Nate Diaz with a left during their welterweight rematch at the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Since then, both the fighters have always been at each other’s face and the rivalry has grown with every passing year. Every fan around the world has been hoping to see a third fight between the two so that they can settle their score once and for all.

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Even though the pair haven’t fought in over 4 years, the battle outside the Octagon has continued and this latest Twitter feud is just a part of it.

 

 

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Paras Pande is a UFC author at EssentiallySports who is pursuing his graduation in Journalism and Mass Communication. An ardent follower of the UFC, he has been covering the sport for 2 years now. Before joining the team at EssentiallySports, Paras gained expertise as an MMA writer whilst working with Sportskeeda.

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