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‘You don’t want a pinky toe for a struggle, hen’: Islam Makhachev, execs react to Conor McGregor’s damage

After weeks of speculation, Conor McGregor put an end to the mystery of what exactly caused his withdrawal from UFC 303. In a social media post on Friday, McGregor revealed that he broke his toe “clean” ahead of his now-cancelled main event matchup with Michael Chandler for the June 29 International Fight Week pay-per-view card.

‘You don’t want a pinky toe for a struggle, hen’: Islam Makhachev, execs react to Conor McGregor’s damage

After weeks of hypothesis, Conor McGregor put an finish to the thriller of what precisely precipitated his withdrawal from UFC 303.

In a social media submit on Friday, McGregor revealed that he broke his toe “clean” forward of his now-cancelled foremost occasion matchup with Michael Chandler for the June 29 Worldwide Battle Week pay-per-view card. “The Infamous” claimed he would simply want just a few extra weeks to heal up, after which he could be able to go — in opposition to Chandler, or any person else.

McGregor, the UFC’s first ever simultaneous two-division world champion, hasn’t competed since struggling a horrific leg damage in a TKO loss to Dustin Poirier in the primary occasion of UFC 264 in July 2021. The 35-year-old has misplaced two straight — each to Poirier — and three of 4, getting stopped in all three of his losses. McGregor is now in search of his first win since stopping Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds at UFC 246 in January 2021.

Something involving McGregor results in responses from his fellow UFC fighters — together with Islam Makhachev. See how the UFC light-weight champion, and different execs reacted under.

You don’t want a pinkie toe for a struggle lol. Hen

— Makhachev Islam (@MAKHACHEVMMA) June 21, 2024

“My toe was a balloon “

— Belal Muhammad (@bullyb170) June 21, 2024

I noticed a lot shit about why Conor pulled out of the struggle and most of it was FAKE NEWS! Identical to the rationale why I used to be pulled from UFC 303!!!!

— Cody Durden (@Cody_Durden) June 21, 2024

And my condolences to Michael ‘Hachiko’ Chandler

— Makhachev Islam (@MAKHACHEVMMA) June 21, 2024

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