As He Targets Michael Jordan’s Billionaire Spot, the Undertaker Predicts Conor McGregor’s Perfect Role at the WWE: “Written All Over Him”

Published 06/02/2023, 12:39 PM EDT

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Ever since Endeavour, the parent company of UFC, acquired WWE in a merger, creating a formidable live sports and entertainment powerhouse worth a staggering $21.4 billion, Conor McGregor has been actively showcasing his interest in the WWE. This groundbreaking union between the two entities holds immense potential for the expansion of both sports. However, the UFC president, Dana White, has adamantly ruled out any possibility of a crossover between these two distinctly different sports.

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While the UFC supremo remains firm in his stance, one WWE superstar sees a perfect fit for ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor in the world of wrestling and it’s none other than ‘The Undertaker’. The legendary WWE Hall of Famer has previously praised the Irishman, and it seems that the trail continues. Moreover, the former double champ recently expressed his desire to reach the pinnacle of success, aiming to be parallel to Michael Jordan in billionaire status; A WWE gig might just leverage that pursuit in some way.

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During a recent interview with The Independent, The Undertaker, a known MMA enthusiast, believes that both UFC and WWE will benefit from this deal and grow stronger. He humorously suggests that some UFC fighters could learn to promote themselves better and create exciting fights. Although there may be a slight increase in cross-audience between the two companies, he doesn’t expect significant crossover.

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When asked about potential UFC fighters who could switch to wrestling, The Undertaker immediately mentions Conor McGregor, stating that he possesses all the qualities to be a captivating villain in WWE.

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The 58-year-old said, “It’s pretty easy to figure out, that would have to be Conor McGregor. He has WWE written all over him. He would be the ultimate heel and that would be kind of fun.”

And the WWE, with its grand stages, dramatic storylines, and larger-than-life characters, seems like the perfect platform for McGregor to continue showcasing his charisma and captivating the masses.

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What are your thoughts on seeing ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor in the world of WWE? Does the sound of it excite you? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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Mayur Soni

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Mayur Soni is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports. His journey as an MMA fan started with Conor McGregor’s historic 13-second knockout of Jose Aldo in 2015, which sparked his love for the sport. Since then, he has closely followed the sport and gained an in-depth understanding of its nuances, which reflects in his insightful and analytical writing.
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