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Nick Diaz Misses Weight – Will Fight At 168lbs

Nick Diaz has missed weight and will be unable to fight at his contracted weight limit of 160lbs against Muhsin Corbbrey for EliteXC on Saturday night. Corbbrey has agreed to face Diaz at a catch weight of 168lbs instead.

According to Josh Gross, Diaz was unable to get lower than 169lbs when both camps agreed to the catch weight bout. Corbbrey will receive a portion of Diaz’s purse from the bout as reparation for him being unable to make weight.

Below is the full fight card for Elite XC’s “Return of the King” which is scheduled to air on Showtime at 10p EST:

Main Card:

KJ Noons (6-2) vs. Yves Edwards (34-13-1)

Nick Diaz (16-7) vs. Muhsin Corbbrey (8-2)

Murilo “Ninja” Rua (15-8-1) vs. Tony “The Gun” Bonello (16-0-1)

Dave “Pee Wee” Herman (10-0) vs. Ron “H2O” Waterman (15-5-2)

Rafael Feijao (5-1) vs. Wayne Cole (11-6)

Preliminary Card:

Mark Oshiro vs. Chris “Red Bull” Willems

Mike Aina vs. Kaleo Kwan

Chris Bernhard vs. Lolohea Mahe

Russell Doane vs. Dwayne Haney

PJ Dean vs. Dean Lista

Carl Barton vs. Kepa Madeiros