It's Official - McGregor Will Be Up Against Nate Diaz at UFC 196

Dana White confirmed this last night.

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Since the news of Rafael Dos Anjos' broken foot was announced yesterday, most of us were speculating as to who Conor McGregor would be fighting at UFC 196 in early March. 

However, last night Dana White was a guest on ESPN SportsCentre and he was able to confirm that Nate Diaz will replace Farael Dos Anjos in the fight. 

The hype has already begun...

Fans won't have long to wait, with the fight set to take place on 5 March.

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