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McGregor vs Holloway Confirmed After Khabib vs Poirier?

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Dustin Poirier vs Khabib Nurmagomedov was a fight that a lot of people were anticipating eagerly. Now that the Khabib vs Poirier fight is done with, the focus is back on Conor McGregor, who continues to look for an opponent. It looks like McGregor vs Holloway II is going to be the Irishman’s next fight, dispelling all rumors of Khabib vs McGregor II.

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Let us take a closer look at who McGregor’s next opponent is going to be! We also take a look at McGregor vs Khabib II and if it is ever going to happen.

McGregor vs Holloway 2: What’s the Status?

McGregor vs Holloway 2 continues to be a match which isn’t official yet. The two men did comment on the possibility of a match but Dana White and UFC have not issued any official statement on this. Hence, the status remains ‘unconfirmed’ for now.

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If this indeed happens, it isn’t going to happen anytime before UFC 245 because UFC 243 is right around the corner and 244 will be headlined by Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal. Hence, the only possibility now remains is that of UFC 245.

Will McGregor vs Khabib II Ever Happen?

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While McGregor continues to demand for a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov, it looks like the odds of a Khabib vs McGregor rematch are slim to none as Khabib just won’t give him that opportunity. McGregor vs Holloway 2 is likely for the Irishman’s next UFC match! Stay tuned for more on this.

Written by Anukriti Ghosh

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