Conor McGregor to join drake in celebrations after the release of Certified Lover boy

Published 09/03/2021, 9:58 AM EDT


Conor McGregor‘s friendship with Drake is no secret to the fans. They’ve been spotted together several times. Conor was even accompanied by Drake to UFC 229 and the weigh-ins against Khabib Nurmagomedov. Drake is one of Conor’s most supportive celebrity fans. The Notorious took to Instagram to congratulate Drake on the release of his long-awaited album Certified Loverboy. Drake was referred to by McGregor as his “bro.” He stated that the Canadians’ new album is a classic and that he was on his way to Delilah in Los Angeles to blast it. The post features the artwork for Certified Lover Boy and two pictures he has with the artist.

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Drake and Conor Mcgregor’s relationship

The ‘Certified Lover Boy’ rapper was spotted cheering on Conor McGregor during his UFC 229 fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov, which the Irish boxer lost. He also accompanied him in his weigh-ins against Khabib. Conor McGregor proclaimed Drake’s new album to be a classic. Conor and drake always make sure to support each other.  They both are good friends who have been seen together in many fights.

The friends also left some amusing comments on the post. Drake gave the Fighter a go-ahead for music ‘You got all the bars, drop a album.”

Aside from their great friendship, the pair share another thing: a £450,000 watch. They may both own a pair of the same watch,  Astronomica Casino, made by Jacob and Co.

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Conor McGregor’s next fight.

McGregor broke his leg when he fought American Dustin Poirier in July UFC 264. Ever since then Conor has been sharing many posts on social media showcasing his rehabilitation and recovery. The leg could from nine months to a year to heal, according to the doctors’ predictions.

The Irishman will be hoping for a strong comeback post recovery and rehabilitation. Some speculate that Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz could face off in a trilogy fight. The rivals have been going back to back on Twitter and this could spark something new. Nate Diaz has made it clear that he wants to face McGregor in the Octagon.

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A fourth fight against Dustin Poirier has also been predicted, with the American himself asserted that he is willing to fight again.

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Pranit Punjabi

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Pranit Punjabi is a UFC author at EssentiallySports. A third-year psychology major, this Khabib Nurmagomedov fan merged his interest in psychology with his deep passion for MMA and was intrigued by this newfound new aspect to help him get closer to the action. As he believes that there is something beautiful in the art of MMA, despite all the violence and chaos, Pranit, in his articles, hopes to capture the essence of the cognitive process behind the fighting, the fighters' mental discipline, and personality which stems from their roots and background.

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