Conor McGregor (left) before his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and Justin Gaethje after beating Donald Cerrone. Photo: AP/YouTube (ESPN MMA) Conor McGregor (left) before his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and Justin Gaethje after beating Donald Cerrone. Photo: AP/YouTube (ESPN MMA)
Conor McGregor (left) before his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and Justin Gaethje after beating Donald Cerrone. Photo: AP/YouTube (ESPN MMA)
Andrew McNicol
Opinion

Opinion

The Takedown by Andrew McNicol

UFC: Conor McGregor drops Dustin Poirier rematch hint but Justin Gaethje is the fight to make

  • A rematch with ‘The Diamond’ makes sense but Justin Gaethje is a perfect stylistic match-up
  • Bad blood already brewing between ‘The Notorious’ and ‘The Highlight’ too

Conor McGregor (left) before his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and Justin Gaethje after beating Donald Cerrone. Photo: AP/YouTube (ESPN MMA) Conor McGregor (left) before his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and Justin Gaethje after beating Donald Cerrone. Photo: AP/YouTube (ESPN MMA)
Conor McGregor (left) before his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and Justin Gaethje after beating Donald Cerrone. Photo: AP/YouTube (ESPN MMA)
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