Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier will star within the star combat of UFC 257, subsequent day January 23 in Abu Dhabi. A combat that has raised a lot expectation for the return to the octagon after a 12 months of the Irishman, who has already begun to warmth up the confrontation with very model statements from the home.
“I like Dustin. I feel he is an effective fighter. He’s even an ideal fighter. However nonetheless it is a number of ranges beneath me. I will knock him out in 60 seconds”McGregor commented, referring to his rival, whom he already defeated years in the past in a primary match in 2014, in what was Conor’s sixteenth victory in his whole blended martial arts profession.
If that wasn’t sufficient, ‘The Infamous’ claims he is in the most effective bodily form of his life. The fighter uploaded to his private Instagram account a modified picture during which he confronted himself and clarified that he would have the ability to beat both of these two variations of him, which defeated his two rivals simply.
Cerrone-McGregor vs. Alvarez-McGregor. I might destroy these two variations of myself. And collectively. And I am not overdoing it. It will completely demolish each. 16 days! ”, He printed.
The combat may have a stay viewers
The UFC exhibits its chest and proclaims that there can be a stay viewers on the three evenings that can happen from January 16 to 23. The corporate reached an settlement with the Abu Dhabi Division of Tradition and Tourism to take action and to take action the Etihad Enviornment, which is able to host 2,000 followers, can be used (its complete capability is eighteen,000). It is going to be the primary night with spectators since March 7 and tickets are already offered out.
“I am excited. After two extremely profitable editions of UFC Struggle Island and the current Etihad Airways Method One Grand Prix, Abu Dhabi has repeatedly demonstrated its capability to host main worldwide occasions in a secure setting this 12 months ”, declared Dana White, president of the UFC.
Dana White needs Khabib Nurmagomedov again
“I’ll meet him as a result of I feel he ought to combat. See what he has performed to all of the opponents he has confronted. I feel I ought to do it yet one more time. I will push it as exhausting as I can”Commented Dana White when requested a couple of attainable return to motion for Khabib Nurmagomedov, who is aware of no defeat all through his profession on the planet of blended martial arts.
Khabib Nurmagomedov retired on October 24 after his match in opposition to Justin Gaethje. That victory meant the 29-0 of the UFC light-weight champion, who hung up his gauntlets, primarily as a result of loss of life of his father and on the identical time coach.