‘He Is a Sore Loser’: Logan Paul Condemns Conor McGregor’s Post-Fight Comments at UFC 264

Published 07/13/2021, 6:18 AM EDT


Despite the scratchy defeat, Conor McGregor didn’t hesitate to trade words with his rival Dustin Poirier after the unfortunate end of UFC 264. However, it didn’t earn him any notable appraisal. Instead, umpteen people have demeaned the former UFC champion, including internet star Logan Paul.

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The YouTuber turned boxer, who is known for his uncanny activities in the sports world, posed his opinion on McGregor’s loss. Although he bothered to care about the Irishman’s ill-fate, that didn’t stop ‘The Maverick’ from bashing ‘Notorious’.

Speaking with ES News, Logan Paul said, “It sucks, it’s unfortunate. I really do feel bad for Conor [McGregor]. I don’t know like he is a sore loser. Like he is a sore fu*** loser. I didn’t love the post-fight wife comments, like shut the f**** up.”

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Still fresh from a draw against Floyd Mayweather, Logan Paul could shock many fans with his performance. Hence, he is grabbing more attention from fight fans, which didn’t sit very well with McGregor. Akin to Logan Paul, Jake Paul has also bashed the Irishman after his second consecutive loss in the UFC.

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However, Conor McGregor hasn’t reacted to any of his critics. Following successful surgery, he has claimed to return soon. That said, the Irishman doesn’t seem to take it as a defeat at UFC 264. He has constantly claimed to have outworked Poirier in the first round, only to suffer a misfortune in the later stage. So, it might open the door to a fourth collision.

Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier- The Unfinished Business

The whole journey that began with McGregor’s knockout over Dustin Poirier in 2014, has now seen ‘The Diamond’ take a lead. After knocking out McGregor at UFC 257, Poirier has once again scored a TKO win at UFC 264. But this time, McGregor suffered an ankle twist, which ended his chances in the fight.

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He lost it via doctor stoppage and UFC chief Dana White has been vocal about the chances of staging a fourth fight. Thus, a full recovery from Conor McGregor’s end can bring back the heated rivalry. Meanwhile, Dustin Poier may face Charles Oliveira for the 155 lbs gold next. So, it would complicate the lightweight division’s journey a bit, including McGregor’s fighting future.

Do you think Conor McGregor vs Dustin Poirier 4 should happen?

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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