With Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson confirmed to fight for the World Lightweight Championship at UFC 223, the odds of a trilogy fight between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor is more likely. While the Irish superstar is yet to be officially stripped of the title, an announcement is expected before UFC 223.
Conor McGregor confirmed that he is currently in negotiations with the UFC for his next opponent.
If he can’t get financial assurances to train again for Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Conor McGregor is going to box Floyd Mayweather, then Tony Ferguson is looking at a different money fight.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, Videos
Khabib Nurmagomedov, who will face Tony Ferguson at UFC 209 on Mar. 4 for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight interim title, has been highly critical of current 155-pound champ Conor McGregor, The undefeated Russian...
The lightweight division is about to move on without Conor McGregor, with Tony Ferguson facing Khabib Nurmagomedov at either UFC 222 or UFC 223.
With Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson heading to war at UFC 216 for the lightweight interim belt, there is only one fight for Conor McGregor if he is to return this year, and it is Nate Diaz. Depending on the results at UFC 216, the winn...