UFC President Dana White says Conor McGregor Training like Rocky Balboa in “Rocky III”Former UFC 2 No Way Champion claims to be “chopping up” to go back inside the octagon and compete again.
White didn’t show McGregor’s return timeline, but suffered a catastrophic and potentially career-threatening injury (broken leg) in a trilogy match against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. Nevertheless, Irish people still have a strong desire to compete.
“He’s a little stunned to get back there and compete again,” White said during his recent appearance on Jim Roam’s podcast.h / tMMA junkie). “It will be some time before he can put some torque on his legs. April. It’s probably almost right for him to start training again in April.”
“I don’t know (how badly he wants it),” he added. “He obviously still has a desire to compete. I’ve never heard Connor go,’What do you know? I don’t have a desire for this anymore.” You now What do i mean? He is clearly very wealthy and trains like Rocky in “Rocky III”, but he still has a desire to fight the desire to compete.
McGregor, now 33, is one of the wealthiest athletes in the world, but according to a tweet recently posted by Dublin, money hasn’t quelled his desire to fight.
“They repeatedly say that my accumulated wealth has put down my fire. They are wrong.”
McGregor will return to the UFC by mid-2022 at the earliest.
– MMA Sports
Dana White: Conor McGregor “Training Like Rocky”, “Chop in Little” and Fight Again
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