September 27, 2022

Former dual-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor is dealing with dishonest allegations from fellow MMA celebrity Jorge Masvidal – who needs to combat the Irishman.

‘Infamous’ suffered a fractured tibia and fibula at UFC 264 in July 2021 and has been sidelined ever since.

The Irishman has packed on loads of muscle throughout his time away from the game

Nonetheless, throughout his time away from the Octagon, McGregor’s managed to pack on some severe muscle, and the previous light-weight just lately claimed to be strolling round at 190lbs.

McGregor has introduced his intention to compete at welterweight (170lbs) when he returns to motion later this 12 months and Masvidal is hoping he will get the primary crack at ‘Mystic Mac’.

“He’s false, he is aware of that I’m a person who hits onerous and that I come to kill, I don’t come to play hug within the cage, I’m going to present all the pieces inside me to kill him,” he advised ESPN Deportes.

The BMF titleholder says he’s keen to combat McGregor regardless of forwarding unsubstatiated claims that the MMA legend has used performance-enhancing medicine.

“I’ve slightly measurement, though now he’s puncturing and placing steroids and every kind of issues, however he’s nonetheless slightly boy,” Masvidal added.

Kamaru Usman slept Jorge Masvidal

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Kamaru Usman slept Jorge Masvidal

Covington and Masvidal’s rivalry did not end when they fought at UFC 272

Covington and Masvidal’s rivalry didn’t finish once they fought at UFC 272

“I’d like to combat at 170 kilos, however I don’t look forward to anybody. If he needs to do it, I’ll break his face, if he doesn’t need to do it, let him come subsequent.”

‘Gamebred’ is at present driving a three-fight dropping streak after beforehand establishing himself as one of many largest names within the UFC by stopping Darren Until, Ben Askren, and Nate Diaz.

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Within the Octagon, issues have gone downhill since then as he was twice overwhelmed by UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, who ended their rivalry with a vicious knockout final 12 months.

Earlier this 12 months, Masvidal suffered a dominant resolution loss towards his former buddy turned bitter enemy Colby Covington who wrestled his approach to victory at UFC 272 earlier than issues took an unpleasant flip.

Within the aftermath of their combat, Covington was allegedly attacked by Masvidal exterior a restaurant in Miami. ‘Chaos’ suffered a fractured tooth in the course of the incident and Masvidal was subsequently arrested and charged with aggravated battery and legal mischief.

It’s at present unclear when McGregor will likely be making his comeback, though it’s anticipated to return earlier than the tip of 2022, with the 33-year-old because of begin kicking and wrestling once more within the coming days.

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