Nick Diaz is the older of the 2 Diaz brothers. At present aged 37, Nick is older than his brother Nate Diaz by nearly two years.
Each Nick and Nate grew up in a small one-storey home in Lodi, simply north of Stockton, California. The town of Stockton has traditionally been recognized for a comparatively excessive violent crime price and was one of many first large cities to declare chapter.
Nick and Nate Diaz grew up in a troublesome neighborhood, gaining publicity to rife preventing early of their lives.
Whereas little is understood about their father, the Diaz brothers had been largely raised by their mom Melissa Diaz, alongside their youthful sister Nina.
The Diaz brothers’ upbringing has performed an enormous function in the best way they method fights and life at massive. Whereas Nate refers to it as a ‘kill or be killed’ mind-set, his older brother Nick calls it a curse.
Nate Diaz adopted within the footsteps of Nick Diaz
Whereas each Diaz brothers may need had a tough childhood, Nate at the very least had an elder brother to look as much as.
Someday throughout highschool, Nate adopted his older brother right into a jiu-jitsu gymnasium. Earlier than he knew it, Nate Diaz was coaching to be knowledgeable fighter like his older brother Nick.
From negotiating a last-minute contract for the WEC light-weight title towards Hermes Franca to being in his nook, Nick Diaz has been an integral a part of Nate’s MMA profession.
Based on Nate, Nick was additionally mature past his years whereas they had been rising up. Recollecting his tough childhood, Nate mentioned:
“We had been pissed off children, however she’d say (their mom), ‘No, persons are good’. However rising up, Nick was older, he knew every part was dangerous. He knew different folks weren’t like this, that they had good things and good homes. We’d be sitting within the motel ready for my mother to get off work. My sister and I didn’t know any higher. So long as cartoons had been on, we had been superb. However Nick, he knew. Individuals would all the time mess with Nick. He’s all the time been like that.”