Cejudo: Diaz deserves trilogy struggle in opposition to Lawler, he’s a ‘legend’

Former UFC two-division champion Henry Cejudo thinks that Nick Diaz deserves a rematch with Robbie Lawler as a result of, properly, Diaz is a legend.

Oh, and he’s additionally tied 1-1 with ‘Ruthless’ and each males placed on a improbable present for the followers of their middleweight bout at UFC 266 final month.

Diaz misplaced the struggle by way of third-round TKO however Cejudo, who’s clearly an enormous fan of the Diaz brothers, believes the previous Strikeforce welterweight champion would beat Lawler in one other rematch.

“I feel he ought to get one other crack at Robbie Lawler. I hate throwing the phrase legend round, however Nick Diaz is a legend. Nick, in the event you’re watching this, for all of the followers I say you make a trilogy,” Cejudo stated on a latest episode of the ‘Triple C and Schmo’ podcast.

“They’re 1-1. The third match seals the deal. I really imagine in my coronary heart with a bit of extra time, Nick Diaz will beat him.”

Diaz stated within the UFC 266 aftermath that he knew he had it coming in opposition to Lawler and didn’t seem fascinated about a trilogy. The Stockton native isn’t at present ranked at welterweight or middleweight however continues to be thought of one of many largest attracts within the sport.

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