Dustin Poirier On Potential Fourth Conor McGregor Combat
McGregor not too long ago took to his X account to say there is still some business to handle with “The Diamond.”
“Let’s be actual, it’s a should,” McGregor wrote. “Unfinished”
Throughout a backstage interview with Megan Olivi at UFC Vegas 82, Dustin Poirier stated he wouldn’t thoughts placing leather-based on Conor McGregor as soon as once more (by way of MMAJunkie).
“I in all probability would (say sure) – attempt to shut him up as soon as and for all,” Poirier stated. “However even when I slap his ass round once more, he’s nonetheless going to be chatting. So we’ll see. Is him and Chandler official? I don’t know what’s occurring. However that’s an enormous struggle. (Our rivalry is) 2-1 towards him. I don’t actually see another excuse for it, however it’d be an enormous struggle.”
Poirier is coming off head kick knockout loss towards Justin Gaethje of their rematch again in July. Regardless of the defeat, Poirier stays a high-profile identify within the UFC light-weight division. Whether or not or not a fourth struggle with McGregor will happen stays to be seen.
Because it stands now, UFC CEO Dana White stated McGregor is trending in direction of a return this summer season, not at UFC 300 in April as some have been hoping for. Whereas Michael Chandler appears to be the logical opponent, McGregor has continually teased getting into a unique route. Chandler stays hopeful the struggle will occur.