The fight between Jake Paul vs Nate Diaz is scheduled to take place in Texas. Diaz and Paul’s names have sparked interest in the MMA community and the boxing world. Nate Diaz has shown himself to be a tough fighter and Paul is known for his incredible punching ability in the boxing rings. Texas’s no-tolerance marijuana policy has caused fear in fans.
Diaz was recently in trouble with New Orleans police for a fight on the street. The incident nearly put the boxing match in danger. Diaz’s attorney and Diaz were able to come up with a solution. Since then, Paul and Diaz’s bout has been confirmed. The fight could be cancelled for a second time after news of Diaz’s Marijuana test surfaced.
Nate Diaz, according to MMA Junkie will be tested for marijuana before his boxing match. Diaz has a business and is a product promoter. Texas has a zero-tolerance approach to marijuana use. The state has set a THC intake threshold for fighters. Nate Diaz is advised to refrain from marijuana use in order to avoid being suspended and having his fight cancelled.
Texas Athletic Commission said, “Mr. Diaz will follow the same rules that apply to everyone who competes at combative sports in Texas. The Texas Commission does not tolerate fighters that consume weed. If they are found guilty, the punishment will be a 90-day suspension and a fine of $500.
Fans panicked after hearing that Nate Diaz was tested for Marijuana.
The latest news about Nate Diaz has caused some concern among his fans. Texas Commission will conduct a test on Diaz to determine if he has Marijuana before his fight with Jake Paul. Twitter went crazy with the news and fans panicked over a possible bout cancellation. The tweet of one fan was ” Just stop the fight..” It started a massive Twitter thread about the cancellation. Here are some fan reactions.
The boxing match between Jake Paul and Nate Diaz is one of the most anticipated bouts in 2023. Diaz, who has been an MMA fighter for almost 20 years, will be making his boxing debut and Paul will try to spoil it.