Impressionist Al Foran Accepts Conor McGregor’s Challenge

Published 06/01/2021, 10:55 AM EDT
Las Vegas , United States – 6 October 2018; Conor McGregor prior to facing Khabib Nurmagomedov in their UFC lightweight championship fight during UFC 229 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)


The well-known impressionist Al Foran and the former UFC 2-division champion Conor McGregor are in a Twitter battle. In this Twitter battle, McGregor made a challenge to Foran.

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This feud between the pair is regarding Foran’s impressions of McGregor. The feud between the pair became serious when Al Foran made a parody named ‘The Joe Rogan Experience with Conor McGregor.’ 

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After watching the parody, McGregor took it to Twitter and said, “I’ll fight this imposter in the co-main! Terrible impression’s of me he is doing years.”

‘Mystic Mac’ is willing to fight Foran as the co-main event at a charity boxing event. 

Foran wasted no time and replied to McGregor’s tweet, said, “Challenge accepted @TheNotoriousMMA. You’ll have to deal with the unpredictability of fighting multiple personalities though”.

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Which charity boxing event was Conor McGregor talking about?

A comedian named Sir Stevo Timothy will fight Irish amateur legend Paddy Barnes in a wheelchair charity boxing match. ‘Mystic Mac’ himself donated $10,000 to the charity named ‘Irish Wheelchair Association’, the organizers of the charity.

McGregor was referring to this charity boxing event where he is willing to fight Foran as the co-main event.

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Here are some Twitter reactions of Al Foran accepting Conor McGregor’s challenge

TV analyst for Windy City Bulls, Mark Schanowski, believes it will be a great PPV.

Al Foran himself gave a funny reply to McGregor’s challenge.

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It won’t be the first time McGregor will find himself stepping inside the boxing ring. However, no further information has been provided on whether it is official or not. Furthermore, McGregor is already booked for a trilogy fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.

If the boxing match takes place, it will certainly be an exciting event. Also, it will be for a good cause, raising money for the ‘Irish Wheelchair Association’.

What do you make of this situation?

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Arman Khan is a UFC author for EssentiallySports. He began following combat sports when Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor competed in 'The Money Fight' in 2017. 'The Notorious' attracted Arman to the UFC and he became an ardent fan of professional fighting as he could draw parallels with the action from his combat sports experience and break down techniques such as striking and striking defense lucidly for the casual fans.

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