Obtaining presently released a poster for a proposed charity bout with Poirier, McGregor’s crew is again at it with yet another poster hyping up an official fight concerning the two UFC stars now that equally adult men and UFC President Dana White surface to be on the exact page.
Talks of a next come upon sprang up in September when McGregor advised that he and Poirier have an exhibition bout outside of the UFC’s jurisdiction with proceeds likely to charity. Soon just after, White told the media that a UFC-sanctioned rematch involving the two was in the works and after some resistance from McGregor (he in the beginning demanded that the combat acquire location right before the conclusion of the 12 months), it appears that the previous two-division winner has agreed to a Jan. 23 date to struggle Poirier yet again.
McGregor has mentioned that he desires the battle to acquire place at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
In the very first assembly concerning the two fighters at UFC 178 in September 2014, McGregor defeated Poirier by initial-spherical TKO in a featherweight contest. Since that time, McGregor has won titles in each the lightweight and featherweight divisions and Poirier grew to become an interim light-weight winner very last 12 months.