Conor McGregor reacts to Charles Oliveira’s gorgeous win at UFC 262.
All of us knew it wouldn’t take lengthy for former UFC light-weight champion, Conor McGregor, voiced his opinion in regards to the new champion of the title he as soon as held. And in typical McGregor vogue, he made it about himself.
“Congrats to Olivera on changing into the eleventh UFC light-weight champion. Surprise who Twelve is…,” he wrote on Twitter shortly after the struggle was over.
He’s, after all, taking part in on the truth that he hopes will probably be him and in addition plugged Correct No. Twelve should you caught that reference.
Charles Oliveira shocked the MMA world when, after clearly dropping the primary spherical of his struggle with Michael Chandler, got here from nowhere to TKO the previous Bellator champion simply 19 seconds into the second spherical. The struggle was extremely controversial to start with as many individuals felt the title ought to have been contested between No. 1 and No. 2 ranked Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje, who’re each former interim champions. However that was placed on maintain with Poirier turned down the title shot in favor of a trilogy struggle with McGregor.
It’s possible that whoever wins in that trilogy will get the subsequent shot on the title, so it is doable he might be the subsequent light-weight champion.
However let’s not maintain our breaths.