Strike while the iron is hot and make Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov ASAP. In MMA world where super-fights are written about more than made, maybe the weight class jumping adventures of Conor McGregor is when the trend halts. At featherweight, lightweight or welterweight perhaps McGregor’s highest summit is a bear shaped rock formation named Khabib Nurmagomedov.
All signs and whispers point to McGregor’s next fight being against Jose Aldo, Nate Diaz or even a welterweight title shot. Lurking in the shadows is a title shot versus Nurmagomedov. Is McGregor crazy enough to zig when the entire MMA universe is pulling him to zag? Despite winning titles in two different UFC weight classes at the same time and getting revenge on Diaz, McGregor still may have the longest line of doubters of MMA.
Success begets envy and the best way for McGregor to silent the masses is to accept a fight with Nurmagomedov and KO the Russian inside the distance. If Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov is made this trailer by 7iNM would bring the hype levels to a boil.