After many tense negotiations, Conor McGregor was finally the one who gave up before the schedule that the UFC offered.
In Conor McGregor’s latest tweet on Twitter, the Irish puncher stated that he agreed to the UFC’s offer. “The Notorious” will rematch Dustin Poirier in a match taking place on January 23, 2021.
Conor McGregor wants to take the stage at Cowoy Stadium, Texas
The time of 2021 may not be as expected of Conor, when at the beginning of next year, Conor is expected to have a Boxing match with Manny Pacquiao. However, this is the closest time that Dana White wants to prepare for the UFC superstar.
Currently, Dustin Poirier, the other player of the match, has agreed with this time. However, “The Diamond” still wanted to redefine where he and Conor would face each other. Right now, both are ready to compete in Light and Welterweight.
6 years ago, Dustin Poirier lost the first half knockout against Conor McGregor when both met at UFC 178. Currently, both Poirier and Conor have reached the peak of their career, the reason for the audience is Looking forward to a more drastic rematch, instead of the early ending.
Conor McGregor made conditions with UFC to fight Dustin Poirier
Despite accepting the offer to confront Dustin Poirier, Conor McGregor still forced the UFC to meet his timing requirements. The latest update on the top of Conor McGregor with UFC, recently, the Irish puncher has agreed to request a rematch with Dustin Poirier as the tournament offers.
Senate approval with time conditions that Conor McGregor made
Thus, both Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor have agreed to rematch. This is good news for Dustin Poirier because the American puncher has just had a chance to revenge the defeat 6 years ago, getting closer to the title competition. In addition, his charity fund will also receive a large donation.
Dustin Poirier agreed with Conor’s opinion
Despite the consensus of both punches, UFC has not responded to this condition of Conor. Because President Dana White had previously affirmed that Conor will not be able to perform this year.
Currently, UFC has announced to empty the main match at UFC 256 at the end of December this year, moving the Kamaru Usman vs. Kamaru title match. Gilbert Burns to 2021. This could also be an opportunity to rematch Conor vs. Dustin 2 is played as desired by two punches.