UFC: Tony Ferguson threatens move up to welterweight – ‘I hear Nick Diaz needs competition’

//UFC: Tony Ferguson threatens move up to welterweight – ‘I hear Nick Diaz needs competition’

UFC: Tony Ferguson threatens move up to welterweight – ‘I hear Nick Diaz needs competition’

After seeing a potential UFC 254 showdown with fellow former interim lightweight champ Dustin Poirier fall apart, Tony Ferguson has threatened to move up a division to 170 pounds.“El Cucuy” (26-4) has not fought since a fifth-round TKO by Justin Gaethje at UFC 249 in May. Gaethje will fight 150-pound champ Khabib Nurmagomedov in the Fight Island main event on October 25.But Ferguson is growing frustrated with the organisation after claiming they lowballed him for the fight with Poirier (26-6),…

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