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UFC 266 ‘Embedded’ video (Ep. 6): Nick Diaz weighs in for the first time in 6 years

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The final episode of UFC 266 “Embedded” has dropped ahead of tonight’s (Sat., Sept. 25, 2021) massive fight card live on ESPN+ PPV from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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CHAMPIONSHIP DOUBLEHEADER! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to T-Mobile Arena with a pair of thrilling world championship bouts. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 29 coaches collide when Featherweight champion, Alexander Volkanovski, defends his title against No. 2-ranked contender, Brian Ortega. UFC 266’s co-main event will see women’s Flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko go for her sixth consecutive title defense when she meets No. 3-seeded contender, Lauren Murphy. Last, and certainly not least, Nick Diaz returns against former Welterweight roost ruler, Robbie Lawler, in a five-round banger.

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In the latest episode of UFC 266 “Embedded,” lightweight Dan Hooker finally arrives in Las Vegas for his fight with Nasrat Haqparast, fighters tip the scales for official weigh ins, and fans get to see Nick Diaz in his first staredown in nearly seven years. Not to mention a few cameos from former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre.

From the official YouTube description:

Dan Hooker connects with his champion teammate Alexander Volkanovski after finally making it to fight week. The stars of UFC 266 make weight Friday morning, then make their way to Park Theater for a ceremonial weigh-in packed with fans.

UFC 266 will be headlined by a featherweight title fight between current UFC champion Alexander Volkanovski and top contender Brian Ortega. The co-main event will pit UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko against veteran Lauren Murphy, while Diaz meets Robbie Lawler in a five-round rematch 17 years in the making,

MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC 266 fight card RIGHT HERE, starting with the early ESPN+ “Prelims” matches at 6 p.m. ET, followed by the remaining undercard balance on ESPNN and ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET, before the PPV main card start time at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN+.