Diego Out Of The Octagon


Diego Sanchez Fun Facts


  • Diego is married to his wife, Bernadette Sanchez, and has a couple of children with her.


  • He normally resides in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where he grew up and does most of his training.


  • Diego has also been known to be a Yoga enthusiast and studies “Zen principals” to help himself harness his greatest energy levels.


  • He is a devout Christian.


  • He often enjoys reading in his personal time.


  • Diego, like many fighters, considers himself a health freak but likes to take it to the next level by doing things like participating in cryotherapy.



  • Growing up, he idolized boxers Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson, Julio Cesar Chavez and Bernard Hopkins.