Conor McGregor will be battling Dustin Poirier in January, according to Dana White.
McGregor introduced he approved the UFC’s provide to rematch Poirier on January 23 very last month. Right away, persons wondered if the struggle would truly happen, but it appears the combat will materialize.
Immediately after UFC Vegas 12, White was talking to reporters and was questioned about the battle and stated it was a completed offer “as far as I know.” With the scrap staying a finished offer, lovers should count on some sort of formal announcement and promo video clip on an future UFC broadcast.
Conor McGregor returned to the Octagon in January with a 40-2nd TKO get over Donald Cerrone at UFC 246. Following the combat, the Irishman termed to struggle two additional instances in 2020 but that did not occur to fruition. He then retired when all over again but will be coming again in January to rematch Poirier.
Dustin Poirier, in the meantime, returned to the get column in June with a really hard-fought decision acquire more than Dan Hooker. Before that, he suffered a submission reduction to Khabib Nurmagomedov for the light-weight title just after winning the interim belt above Max Holloway at UFC 256.
Irrespective of whether or not an interim or vacant lightweight title will be on the line for McGregor-Poirier 2 is to be noticed.