Whether Khabib Nurmagomedov has returned to the Lightweight class or not, Conor McGregor is determined not to “hang out in the water” this year.
On the night of January 23, UFC 257 will be led by a rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, in the Lightweight. This is considered a match that will most likely determine the next Lightweight championship challenger, currently in the hands of Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Conor McGregor is expected by many to have a rematch with Khabib. Whether or not Khabib Nurmagomedov is back to the Lightweight, McGregor decided not to “sit and play in the water” is still an unanswered question. this year 2021.
“Khabib doesn’t like going back to the ring with me. He must also know what will happen if he dares to face me in the rematch,” Conor said.
“Right now I don’t pay too much attention to Khabib. I want to rematch, but there are a lot of Light fighters who promise better matchups. I can’t just wait for Khabib. I want to broadcast more times this year. “
Talking about future opponents, Conor McGregor says he has a lot of options.
One of them is the winner of the Michael Chandler vs. matchup. Dan Hooker, UFC co-main event 257. In addition, names like Nate Diaz, Charles Oliveira, or Justin Gaethje are also in the sights of “The Notorious”.
“I am delighted to see a shark tank filled with excellent fighters class Lightweight now. Nate Diaz is talking about another game at 155 lbs. We have Oliveira. Gaethje too. A lot of good boxers. I’m ready, so can anyone. ”