Former champion Conor McGregor responds to former opponent Nate Diaz tweet: ‘You already know me mate.’
Former two division champion Conor McGregor was quick to respond to Nate Diaz’s cryptic tweet on Friday night and proved that the rivalry is still good and well. Diaz tweeted a easy “185” making followers imagine he was proposing a brand new weight class for himself. Simply moments later McGregor responded.
“You already know me mate,” he tweeted. “I don’t give a f–ok concerning the weight.”
McGregor additionally tweeted, “265 Cheques” which could possibly be in reference to a proposed combat purse.
McGregor and Diaz have met twice earlier than, at 170 kilos. The primary assembly was a short-notice bout and Diaz shocked the world when he tapped McGregor to a rear-naked choke. Within the rematch, they went 5 superb rounds to an in depth determination win in McGregor’s favor. In fact, with a win beneath every one’s belt, it meant a trilogy combat was all however assured.
Now it appears to be like like they might be resurrecting the will.
McGregor is at the moment serving a Nevada State Athletic Fee suspension and could have authorized battles to deal with stemming from an incident with a fan earlier this week. Diaz was scheduled to combat Dustin Poirier at UFC 230 however the bout was canceled after Poirier was injured. Diaz has not fought since his second combat with McGregor again in Aug. 2016.
It’s not clear if there may be an precise combat being negotiated or if that is simply one other Twitter ploy that each males have change into well-known for.
Solely time will inform. Till then, preserve your eyes on FanSided MMA for all of the updates.