What makes Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa so special? It’s interesting to note McGregor’s willingness, however, after he abruptly retired in June. JON JONES' UFC VICTORY OVER DOMINICK REYES IS DISPUTED. Things must change! "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. UFC STARS JORGE MASVIDAL, KAMARU USMAN NEARLY COME TO BLOWS AT SUPER BOWL LIV RADIO ROW. The 51-year-old is set to face Jake Matthews at UFC 253. After insisting he was not fit to continue, the fight was halted and Pereira threw the win away after getting himself disqualified. Yahoo is part of Verizon Media. On Monday, McGregor and Dustin Poirier tweeted about the possibility of a charity match outside the jurisdiction of the UFC.
“[Dustin] Poirier being one of them, but I would like to see that in mixed martial arts in the octagon, to be honest, at 155. Somebody’s O has got to go! The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). As I build my legacy and his does what his does, I’ll be waiting if he wants to do it at the end of the road.”. And while a fight with Sanchez could be a fun one, it’s not likely to be the type of draw that White would endorse for his biggest star. McGregor - who beat Donald Cerrone on his comeback at welterweight in 40 seconds - claimed he will continue training to prepare himself to step in should either Nurmagomedov or Ferguson be unable to fight. “Nick Diaz is coming back. Will it be Brian Ortega or Chan Sung Jung who emerges as the No. This was back in February when I was working on opposition for my season, pre covid. Conor McGregor calls out Diego Sanchez, gets response from Michel Pereira instead. The first two rounds had gone against Sanchez, and staring defeat in the face the 38-year-old was gifted an escape after Pereira landed a knee to his opponent’s head while he was down.
To Diego Sanchez… I seen your recent comments about your final bout and I am in! Conor McGregor is the number four fight,” said Sanchez. It comes six years after the Irishman infamously announced a fight between him and Sanchez, despite the UFC boss Dana White having no intention of making the bout. By Ryan Harkness Feb 16, 2020, 3:20pm EST Share this story. Sanchez … https://www.foxnews.com/sports/diego-sanchez-conor-mcgregor-twitter-ufc-dq-win 1 contender’, Dana White: Contracts just need to be signed for Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2, nixes AT&T stadium suggestion. For other inquiries, Contact Us. Were it not for a disqualification win over Michel Pereira in a fight where he was down on the scorecards, Sanchez would be on a three-bout skid. “Who knows what Conor’s thinking?” Hardy said at a media scrum in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday. 1 contender? Van Dijk reportedly facing 'seven or eight months out' after star 'injures ACL', How hard does McGregor hit? UFC Fightlore: Remember when Nick Diaz and Joe Riggs continued their fight in the hospital... Conor McGregor vs. Colby Covington: Who is the king of UFC trash talk? "It’s pretty f****d up when I keep thinking of it. "A true warrior and pioneer of this sport. Now he will pay with his career. All rights reserved. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. Conor McGregor is the number four fight,” said Sanchez.
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