McGregor is always an athlete who is known for her antics on and off the octagon. In a recent turn of events, Connor McGregor fixed his sights on the internet star KSI. While visiting the DAZN boxing event held in the O2 Arena, London, Connor McGregor called out KSI in post-match theatrics.
When Connor was asked about his potential to star in another boxing match, Notorious retorted with an expletive-laden callout of the Youtuber turned Boxer. However, this callout was only the tip of the iceberg. In fact, just hours ago, McGregor took to social media to throw a punch at the YouTuber, saying, “10 rounds, handy.
Conor McGregor throwing shots at KSI again today? 🤔 pic.twitter.com/Wuw9GQYmtc— Happy Punch (@HappyPunchPromo) August 15, 2023
Slap jaw Johnson when I box him! @mcgregorfast”. However, the tweet was later deleted by the Irish fighter himself. But fans are speculating that this was due to UFC president Dana White’s interference.
Dana White has already set the record straight and quashed the speculations that Connor McGregor can dictate his fights. Still, when asked about Connor’s recent bouts of mind games, Dana did not refute or substantiated the claim and answered, “Conor likes to f**k with everybody – you know what I mean. Especially his opponent or possible opponents…” Thus fans are right now speculating about the reality of the fight.
As soon as the news of McGregor calling out KSI went viral, The MMA world went into a state of chaos. While some fans are actually excited about the fight, others feel that Connor should concentrate more on the upcoming fights and not seek newer opponents.
While others feel that Connor needs a ‘pick me up,’ and this fight with KSI would provide the Irish fighter just that. Whatever may be the reason, Connor has quite publicly called out KSI for a boxing bout. It is just a matter of time before we get a response from the internet star KSI. Keep following our page for more such sports-related content.