Conor McGregor suffered a first-round TKO (doctor's stoppage) loss in his trilogy fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. After this loss, here we take a look at 5 potential match-ups for Conor McGregor.
McGregor, in one of his interviews, revealed that he was preparing for a boxing match against Manny Pacquiao before his rematch against Poirier at UFC 257. McGregor might likely make a jump to boxing once again.
Both McGregor and Poirier didn't expect the fight would end with McGregor breaking his ankle. The pair made it clear that they will once again step inside the octagon against each other in the near future.
Paul has been calling out McGregor for a very long time now. Moreover, in one of his interviews, McGregor was asked whether he will fight Paul? He said - "Never say never".
After his loss at UFC 264, McGregor will probably have to go through a formidable opponent such as the #2 lightweight contender Justin Gaethje to put himself back on the map for a title shot.
Currently ranked #3 in the UFC lightweight division, Beneil Dariush will be a strong opponent for McGregor.