UFC Conor McGregor vs Justin Gaethje

UFC Fight Night 158 was an interesting event. Justin Gaethje vs Cowboy Cerrone was a fight many of their fans were waiting for – and what an exciting match they got! The match didn’t last for long but it gave the fans all that they wanted. Most importantly – it gave the fans a probable new contender for Conor McGregor’s return!

Conor McGregor Return
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Conor McGregor’s return has been a much-awaited event and he is likely to face Justin Gaethje now, with whom he had been having a Twitter-war for quite some time.


What’s Next After UFC Vancouver?

Most fans were expecting Conor McGregor to immediately call out the winner of Cerrone vs Gaethje. However, that hasn’t happened so far. Now the power lies with Dana White to book this match once both the parties are on-board. McGregor, as we know, has been itching to get back but just can’t find the right opponent. Gaethje, on the other hand, is looking forward to facing McGregor.

Gaethje vs McGregor
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A match between McGregor vs Gaethje is almost certain to happen – most probably in the December of this year or January next year.


What Went Down at UFC Fight Night 158?

Cerrone vs Gaethje
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Cerrone vs Gaethje was expected to be a match where the veteran Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone would give Justin Gaethje a tough fight. However, Gaethje’s youth was more effective than the experience of Cerrone as Gaethje hammered his way to a victory by doctor stoppage! The match ended in the first round itself.