Yesterday at the UFC’s so-called “Fight Island,” Conor McGregor had his first experience in an MMA cage for him. Loss of TKO. At UFC 257, the former UFC Lightweight and Featherweight Champion was stopped in the second round by McGregor TKO man Dustin Poirier in 2014.
Today, McGregor used Twitter to share some of his reaction to loss and even suggest what would happen in the future.
Thank you for your support! It wasn’t my night / morning, but it was a great contest to improve. I’m excited about the blockbuster trilogy I have now. Dustin is a competitor’s hell and I look forward to going again. God blesses all of us, happy Sunday ❤️
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) January 24, 2021
“Thanks for your support! It wasn’t my night / morning, but it was a great contest to improve. I’m excited about the blockbuster trilogy I have now. Dustin Is the hell of a competitor and I look forward to going again. God blesses all of us, a happy Sunday. “
The loss dropped McGregor’s record to 1-2 in lightweight (and 3-3 in his last six). The Battle of Poirier is more than a year old since McGregor’s final battle. Donald Cerrone’s sudden stop at UFC 246 last year.
The battle of Cerrone came after McGregor’s rest for more than a year. That was after losing to Khabib Nurmagomedov for winning the £ 155 title at UFC 229.
McGregor went into action yesterday under some controversy. A few days before UFC 257, it was revealed that the Irish were the subject of a proceeding in Dublin. Proceedings blame McGregor for rape..McGregor Denied cheating And he has not been charged with a crime in connection with this accusation.
– MMA Sports
Conor McGregor makes a statement after UFC 257 and makes fun of the “hit trilogy”
https://www.bloodyelbow.com/2021/1/24/22246983/conor-mcgregor-releases-ufc-257-statement-teases-blockbuster-trilogy-tko-dustin-poirier-mma-news Conor McGregor makes a statement after UFC 257 and makes fun of the “hit trilogy”