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Nick Diaz suspended for one year

Updated: May 21, 2012, 6:40 PM ET
By Brett Okamoto | ESPN.com

LAS VEGAS -- Nick Diaz has been suspended one year by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for testing positive for marijuana metabolites following an interim welterweight title fight against Carlos Condit at UFC 143 on Feb. 4.

It is Diaz's second marijuana-related offense. In 2007, the NSAC suspended the martial artist for six months after he tested positive for the active ingredient in the drug, THC, following a win over Takanori Gomi in Las Vegas. That result was later changed to a no ...

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