Athletes react to Nate Diaz’s victory over Conor McGregor

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UFC 196: Nate Diaz, Tate earn shocking upsets over McGregor, Holm
Sunday March 6th, 2016

American Nate Diaz pulled off a surprise victory over Ireland’s Conor McGregor via submission at Saturday’s UFC 196, and athletes around the world were absolutely blown away. Despite the fact that the fight took place so late at night on the east coast, players still stayed up past their bed times to catch what was a thrilling ending.

Below are some of the notable reactions that took place on Twitter, from basketball, football and baseball players.

– Kenny Ducey

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