Jorge Masvidal (left) looks on during his fight against Nate Diaz. A fight with Conor McGregor (right) seems increasingly likely to happen. Photo: AFP/Reuters
Nick Atkin
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The Takedown by Nick Atkin

UFC: Conor McGregor puts wheels in motion for mega money Jorge Masvidal fight with welterweight return

  • ‘The Notorious’ will return to the Octagon against Donald Cerrone on January 18 – but crucially, not at lightweight
  • McGregor can prove he’s not too ‘small’ to fight Masvidal, and set up the biggest money fight possible in the UFC today
Jorge Masvidal (left) looks on during his fight against Nate Diaz. A fight with Conor McGregor (right) seems increasingly likely to happen. Photo: AFP/Reuters
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