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Jorge Masvidal Replies to Nate Diaz Claiming to Be the BMF in Warning to Dwayne Johnson

Published 03/10/2023, 8:15 AM EST

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Among the oldest rivalries in the UFC, the one between Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz has received much attention and continues to do so. Although the debate about the ‘baddest motherf**ker’ has been settled in the Ultimate Fighting Championship with the BMF belt won by ‘Gamebred’, Diaz seemingly decided to proclaim himself the BMF as he teases his entry into WWE. Undeniably, Diaz is one of the UFC fighters who never fails to keep the fans entertained and on the edge of their seats.

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The Stockton dweller recently took to Instagram and teased the fans about his WWE debut. However, he believed that he was the BMF and shared the same in the social media post. Without a doubt, ‘Gamebred’ took to the comments section and simply denied the 37-year-old of the title. 

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The 22-13 record holder previously declared that he would move to wrestle in the WWE. He recently put some more food for the fans with an Instagram post. He shared a picture of himself alongside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, holding the BMF belt.


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Diaz wrote in the caption, “The baddest mother f**ker period Hold my belt The Rock.” Immediately after, Diaz’s rival took to the comments section and declared that he was the one who had the belt.


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Masvidal replied, “Not if I’m around.” Doubtlessly, the rivalry between the two is one that seldom settles with a single fight.

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Although the fighter from Stockton has hinted at his debut in WWE under Triple H, the confirmations are yet to come. Till then, one can only wait and anticipate Diaz to reveal what he has in his mind. Nevertheless, his presence in the WWE arena would indeed garner the affection of the entire world.

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The fight for the BMF belt was one of the biggest but unprecedented events in the UFC. The fight for BMF began with Diaz versus Masvidal. Undeniably, the ‘Gamebred Fighter’ claimed victory and wore the BMF belt.

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Later on, fighters like Michael Chandler also revealed their wish to compete for the belt and fight against Masvidal. With ‘The Rock’ holding the belt for the events, the hype, and excitement for the fights indeed go skyrocketing. However, no concrete evidence has been received about the title’s presence in WWE.


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Written by:

Krushna Prasad Pattnaik


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Krushna Pattnaik is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. Coming from a pharmaceutical background with a master's degree in the same and multiple scientific publications, his passion for combat sports and writing brought him to EssentiallySports, where both of his passions met in a beautiful collaboration. He is an instrumentalist and has a profound love for books.
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