UFC President Dana White is confident that he will do everything he can to make Khabib agree to play again with Conor McGregor, if Conor wins Dustin Poirier at UFC 257.
The meeting between Khabib Nurmagomedov and UFC President Dana White not long ago did not reach any concrete conclusions, even though the two were too clear about the cards they had in hand.
Anyway, we already know that Khabib is still considering returning to the upper house after the announcement of hanging gloves at UFC 254 in October. The unbeaten Russian fighter said he would return if someone competed at UFC 257. really impressed him. That could be Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, Michael Chandler, Dan Hooker; Or even Charles Oliveira.
With Dana White, however, the match he expected most was still the rematch Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov 2. Even the Chairman was certain that he would do everything possible to make Khabib Nurmagomedov agree to rematch with Conor McGregor, if Conor has a stunning performance against Dustin Poirier at UFC 257.
“A lot of people think that Khabib doesn’t want to fight Conor again. I don’t. Khabib hates Conor, Conor doesn’t like Khabib either. If they can take the stage, I’ll do everything to make it happen, “Dana White said.
While admitting that it is quite difficult to agree that the match for two boxers are “rich and broken” is quite difficult. sir The Chairman also said that the reverse money issue could motivate both of them to agree to a rematch.
“That rematch will be a match with huge profits. Both Conor and Khabib will receive an unbelievable income. That’s advantage first.”
“Second, that rematch will be a match that affirms their place in MMA history. If you are Conor, you will definitely want a rematch, want a chance to overturn the first loss. You are Khabib, you will want to deal with that nasty guy twice. You’ll have to assert yourself, right? “
Dana White also shared that he wants to meet Khabib again in Las Vegas next week, hoping to get a solid answer from the Lightweight champions.