Conor McGregor weighs in forward of his trilogy assembly with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.
Conor McGregor got here in at156 kilos at Friday morning’s UFC 264 official weigh-ins. McGregor will tackle Dustin Poirier on Saturday evening, in one of many greatest trilogy fights in UFC historical past.
His opponent, additionally weighed in at 156 kilos.
McGregor holds a 10-3 document since making his Octagon debut again in 2013, and is the previous UFC featherweight and light-weight champion.
McGregor weighed in at 155 kilos in his final assembly with Poirier earlier this 12 months at UFC 257. McGregor dropped the sequel bout to Poirier in January, and with that’s now 1-2 at light-weight.
Conor McGregor seems to be to make sure light-weight title bout with a win at UFC 264
McGregor regarded lean on the scales on Friday, a slight distinction to his physique at UFC 257. The 32-year-old, who turns 33 subsequent week is claimed to be extremely motivated popping out of his most up-to-date combat camp with longtime placing coach John Kavanaugh.
McGregor has the chance to open a window of recent prospects, ought to he win over Poirier at UFC 264 on Saturday. Not solely might the person from Dublin re-write his UFC legacy with a deciding win in one of many greatest trilogies within the promotion’s historical past, however he might additionally guarantee himself an opportunity at changing into a two-time UFC light-weight champion.
After the present UFC light-weight champion, Charles Oliveira captured his title again in Might at UFC 262. McGregor rapidly reacted on social media, congratulating the Brazillian, whereas additionally proclaiming that he can be the subsequent to carry the light-weight gold.
Whether or not it’s a UFC title combat, or a possible second trilogy with one Nate Diaz. The subsequent step for McGregor solely relies on the result in his bout with Poirier on Saturday at UFC 264.