Nate Diaz vs Josh Thomson Added to UFC on FOX 7

Nate Diaz

Nate Diaz

  • 16-8 MMA / 11-6 UFC Record
  • Won 3 of Last 4 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Takanori Gomi, Donald Cerrone, Jim Miller

Josh Thomson

Josh Thomson

  • 19-5 MMA / UFC Debut
  • Lost 2 of Last 3 Fights
  • Notable Wins: Gilbert Melendez, Gesias Cavalcante, KJ Noons



April 20th, 2013

San Jose, California

HP Pavilion


Nate Diaz’s bid to become UFC lightweight champion fell short, dropping a unanimous decision to Ben Henderson at UFC on FOX 5. The loss snapped a three-fight win streak, which included submission victories over Takanori Gomi and Jim Miller.

Strikeforce transfer, Josh Thomson hasn’t seen action since May of last year when he lost another decision (this time a split) to champion and rival, Gilbert Melendez. His last win was a unanimous decision victory over KJ Noons at Strikeforce: Tate vs Rousey.


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