Former champion McGregor showed off a potential design for a strap named after him earlier this month – and now he wants a strap signifying the competitor with the most money.
Ferguson is still pursuing a fight with his arch rival, having previously been considered the toughest matchup for Nurmagomedov while he reigned supreme between 2018 and 2021.
Dustin Poirier has apologised for publicly shaming Conor McGregor about the donation the Irishman was supposed to make to his charity. He said he brought negativity unnecessarily.
Conor McGregor has threatened that his anticipated trilogy bout with Dustin Poirier is off but UFC president Dana White has confirmed that it will happen on July 10 in Las Vegas.
McGregor and Poirier’s goodwill ended on Monday after the Irishman reacted furiously to the American’s allegation that he had not paid the $500,000 pledged to his foundation before their clash at UFC 257.
McGregor, 32, claimed that his trilogy bout with Poirier is ‘off’ and a whole host of lightweight fighters have offered to replace Poirier, including Michael Chandler, who fights for the title on May 15.
McGregor unleashed an astonishing rant, calling Poirier an ‘inbred hillbilly’ and vowing to make him ‘pay with his brain’ after the American went public on Irishman’s failure to donate $500K.
In February, Nate Diaz pretended not to know who Leon Edwards is. Now he’s agreed to fight him in a startling but welcome turn of events. Finally, the British star has the platform to rise from.
Whyte knocked out Alexander Povetkin in the fourth round of their rematch last month and the Londoner now wants to face Ngannou, who destroyed Stipe Miocic last month.
The Italian fighter was set to fight Darren Till, but the Brit pulled out of the middleweight clash due to a collarbone injury he picked up during training.