It has in fact been only three months given that Conor McGregor made his most recent”retirement “declaration, but the previous UFC champ is presently trying to find another substantial pay day.McGregor exposed in a series of tweets on Friday that he is preparing for his next fight to be a boxing match with Manny Pacquiao. He didn’t provide any details however declared the battle will happen in the Middle East.
The big news from McGregor came after he shared some direct messages between him and UFC president Dana White that reveal McGregor was attempting to push for a fight earlier this year. He stated the reports about him turning down a battle versus Tony Ferguson were inaccurate which he wanted to heading his own event rather than being an alternate. White appeared happy to work something out, but it never ever concerned fulfillment. Take care that a few of the messages include improper language.
“I was pressing hard for the season,” McGregor composed. “Numerous challengers, several dates offered throughout. All to happen back to back. Then when covid hit and the talk was that I would need to wait on crowds when again, I left the scenario. I was waiting adequate time at that phase. … anyway all water under the bridge who offers a (curse). I’m boxing Manny Pacquiao next in the Middle East.”
McGregor exposed his retirement roughly 3 months after the exchange he referenced with White. It’s possible he was irritated that the 2 might not work something out. McGregor, naturally, has revealed his retirement many times in the previous many years and gone back on it.McGregor had
an expert boxing match versus Floyd Mayweather Jr. in August 2017. It doubts if he’s preparing something similar with Pacquiao, however there have actually been tips throughout the year that the 2 might ultimately do something together.