UFC: McGregor and Khabib continue their war: you get high on Cerrone
Conor McGregor‘s spat very publicly with another UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov shows very few signs of sagging.
Since Mcgregorthe loss of Dustin Poirier, his public attacks on Khabib escalated dramatically.
The Russian fighter also didn’t hold his tongue and launched a verbal attack on the two. McGregor and José Aldo after his recent fight with Pedro Munhoz, claiming he has surpassed his best.
“He got beat up when he fought Petr, didn’t he?” Said Khabib.
“One guy wins a fight and everyone starts talking. When Conor [McGregor] fought [Donald] ‘Cowboy’ [Cerrone], he looked like a lion. When he fights stronger opponents, he looks like a scared chicken.
“Fighting the best fighters shows your worth. The level of the Russian football team will be shown against Croatia, not Malta.”
Naturally, Mcgregor did not appreciate the comments of his counterpart.
“Is this guy still talking? Another press conference? You fucked up your Cerrone pants your whole career,” Mcgregor wrote on Twitter.
“You have withdrawn from him three times. Your father, God rest his soul, couldn’t believe his eyes the way I beat Cerrone. You disrespect you. Cerrone and now Aldo too? You ran away. Shut your mouth.”
The Irishman didn’t stop there and continued to defend Aldo.
“You and Cerrone or [sic] locked up to fight for a long time and you never had the courage., ” Mcgregor continued.
“You ran away and now you’re just talking like a bitch. Aldo is 100 times the fighter you are and will be forever. “