UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor returns to the octagon on August 20 to try and get revenge. After suffering his first UFC defeat to Nate Diaz at UFC 196, the popular Irishman will attempt to take one back at UFC 202.
His feud with Diaz is well publicized, and before their first fight it was wildly entertaining. Although only 11 days long, many regard Diaz and McGregor’s beef as one of the greatest in UFC history.
The dust never truly settled on their rivalry though. As UFC 202 draws closer, McGregor and Diaz have started heating up the trash talk again. An eventful media call led to ‘The Notorious’ once again making some crazy predictions.
He revealed his game plan would be exactly the same, and even predicted he’d knock Diaz out in the second round. But it’s not only Nate Diaz who’s been taking a verbal lashing from Conor McGregor this week.
Once again blurring the lines of sports and entertainment, McGregor put the entire WWE roster on blast. He accused pro wrestlers of being ‘pussies,’ also saying he’d ‘smack their heads off’ during a dramatic rant.
One particular WWE star had a very vicious reaction to McGregor’s tirade…