Dana White: Nate Diaz will wait for his shot at the UFC Lightweight titlePosted on May 6, 2012, 05:25 AM by Anton Gurevich
UFC President Dana White revealed about Nate Diaz's decision to wait for his shot at the UFC Lightweight title, instead of fighting Anthony Pettis for the number one contender spot. Recent rumors suggested that Diaz will now be facing Pettis for the right to challenge the winner of Edgar vs. Henderson rematch, but now it looks like the former WEC Lightweight champ is now once again denied of his shot at glory.
Henderson and Edgar will meet again at UFC 150 on August 11th, which means that Nate Diaz is not expected to fight again before December, or even the first part of 2013.
Here's what Dana White had to say about granting Nate Diaz a title shot: