During one of his greatest performances to date at the press conference, which he attended to the “surprise” of many, the topic of “The Kid From Stockton’s” marijuana use was broached. The Cesar Gracie product has famously tested positive for medicinal marijuana on two occasions. His most recent failed result came in his UFC 143 bout against Carlos Condit.
While Diaz is now in the title bout with Georges St-Pierre, he is far from secure even if he does win. According to UFC President Dana White, the UFC will probably cut him. While the former Strikeforce champion said it shouldn’t be an issue this time, as he “did a little more” this time to not test positive, he will continue to be a magnet for attention after the bout.