One particular of Conor McGregor’s rivals dismissed McGregor’s get about Donald Cerrone at UFC 246 on Saturday evening as “weak as f—.”
McGregor defeated Cerrone in 40 seconds in his very first struggle in the UFC since shedding to Khabib Nurmagomedov in December 2018. But not everybody was fired up about the acquire.
Nate Diaz, who defeated McGregor at UFC 196 just before getting rid of to him at UFC 202, dismissed the Irishman’s effectiveness in the octagon as “weak as f—.” He extra that “this s—‘s all fake.”
Nate Dia fought Conor McGregor twice prior to. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
McGregor was produced knowledgeable of Diaz’s comments at the UFC 246 submit-battle push convention.
“Let’s go, Nathan. Let’s go, brother. Variety three,” he claimed, referencing a achievable ultimate fight in their rivalry. “It’s always here. We’re correct in this article, Nathan.”
Diaz very last fought Jorge Masvidal at UFC 244 for what the two competitors termed the “baddest motherf—– title.” Masvidal won the struggle by using technical knockout around a medical doctor stoppage. Diaz hasn’t fought because the November matchup and it’s unclear if any a lot more bouts will be on the horizon.
Conor McGregor reacts to his acquire about Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone all through a UFC 246 welterweight blended martial arts bout Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Las Vegas. (AP Picture/John Locher)
It’s unclear when McGregor’s subsequent battle will be and who it will be from.
Diaz is an alternative, but fights from Nurmagomedov and Masvidal could be additional beneficial.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. also threw his title into the ring when chatting about McGregor’s upcoming techniques. Mayweather posted a teaser image of Mayweather-McGregor two, floating a probable boxing rematch. Mayweather received the initially bout.