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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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

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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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Conor McGregor at a news conference in Moscow last month. Photo: AP

UFC: Conor McGregor signs deal to fight Donald Cerrone on January 18 at welterweight

  • Dana White confirms ‘Conor has signed and Cerrone is good to go’
  • UFC president is finalising deal for McGregor to make his Octagon comeback at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas
Topic |   Conor McGregor

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Conor McGregor at a news conference in Moscow last month. Photo: AP
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