- McGregor: ‘The world knows this war is not over’
- Irishman fights Dustin Poirier this weekend
Conor McGregor has told Khabib Nurmagomedov “the world knows this war is not over” as he hinted at a future confrontation if his long-standing rival avoids a rematch.
The pair’s storied grudge escalated when Nurmagomedov retained his UFC lightweight title by forcing McGregor to tap in the fourth round of their October 2018 bout, after which a post-fight melee involving both combatants ensued. McGregor has made it known he would relish a chance to avenge the loss, but Nurmagomedov announced his mixed martial arts retirement last October after extending his perfect professional record to 29-0 by defeating Justin Gaethje.Continue reading...