MMA – On his Youtube channel, Michael Bisping expressed his fears about a swap to welterweight from Conor McGregor.
At the UFC, Conor McGregor managed to develop into featherweight champion, defeating Jose Aldo, and to grab the light-weight belt, successful towards Eddie Alvarez. If he was champion concurrently in these two weight classes, he by no means had an opportunity for the welterweight title.
“The Notorious” has already performed clashes at 77 kilos. In 2016, for instance, he met twice Nate Diaz on this weight class. The Irishman just lately challenged the American who carried out at welterweight in 2021. In 2020, Conor McGregor beat Donald Cerrone on this class. The following 12 months, nevertheless, it was at light-weight that he misplaced twice towards Dustin Poirier.
With his latest weight achieve, it might be tempting to assume that Conor McGregor might carry out once more at welterweight. However, Michael Bisping would not appear eager on seeing the Irishman transfer up on this class.
On his channel Youtube, Michael Bisping gave his personal opinion: “Conor has gained lots of weight. He took lots of weight. Probably as a result of his leg broke and the one factor he can do proper now could be carry weights. But sure, he gained lots of weight and perhaps return all the way down to 70 kilos. (…) It’s tough. These weight reductions are very taxing. »
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“Maybe Conor will simply come again and have some enjoyable fights at 77 kilos and that is what I’m right here for. Maybe he’ll face Poirier once more at 77 kilos. Who is aware of ? Maybe he’ll get slaughtered by Kamaru Usman. He’s a fucking massive star, I’m positive Usman would love that problem. »
Kamaru Usman had additionally given his imaginative and prescient of issues throughout an interview with Joe Rogan “Can you imagine me going up against Conor?” That would not even be truthful. (…) Everyone has a combating probability. But that would not be proper. Did you see what Khabib did to him at 70 kilos? And think about me doing the identical to her at 77? »
Would you prefer to see Conor McGregor again at welterweight?