There have been a few internet reports that Nick Thompson will face Joe Riggs in an upcoming UFC. Not so according to Thompson. Nick told MMAWeekly.com quote “My camp has not been offered this fight” in regards to a fight with Joe “Diesel” Riggs. Thompson said he would love the opportunity to face a guy like Riggs but it has not been offered despite published reports on a few other MMA sites.
Thompson last fought in the UFC at the last even in Las Vegas. Thompson defeated Keith Wisniewski by decision at UFC 56. Thompson has a record of 22-8 and has won six fights in a row. We will have more on the story at MMAWeekly.com your industry leader in MMA.