Conor McGregor has accepted Dana White’s tough date of January 23 for a McGregor/Poirier headlining function subsequent calendar year.
It is been a 7 days because Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier agreed on social media to fight a single a different. The two initially agreed to combat 1 an additional in a charity “exhibition” bout. When the UFC obtained wind of this, they acted swiftly to place an offer collectively for the two to fight in the only place that would make perception for all functions: inside of the Octagon.
The only factor standing in the way of the battle staying finalized was discord on when the struggle would consider place. Conor McGregor was eager to combat in November or December of this calendar year even though Dana White and the UFC were adamant that the combat happen on January 23. In truth, Dana White refused to budge from that date by any means, fundamentally telling McGregor that he could get the day or leave it. The Irishman has now publicly appear forward to just take it, even proposing a venue for the occasion to choose spot.
“I accept, Jan 23rd is on! My objective is to see this fight take put in Cowboy stadium. Right Design and style! Jerry Jones is a mate and the stadium can keep our crowd. I will be completely ready for Texas and Texas will be completely ready for my supporters! Then Manny. #McGregorSportsandEntertainment,” McGregor wrote.
With a victory, the winner of this primary celebration is really probably to be the #1 contender for whomever the lightweight champion is at the time. With all 3 get-togethers now in, the only issue remaining to do is to make it good and have all signatures on the dotted strains.
Continue to be tuned for further developments on this story. If/when the bout turns into formal, MMANews.com will be here to crack the information with the facts!