Conor McGregor almost misses safety gaurd with head kick in pre-fight warm-up at UFC 264.
Simply if you thought you’ve seen the villainous habits of Conor McGregor attain a fever pitch. New footage from Saturday evening exhibits McGregor throughout his pre-fight warm-up within the Octagon.
As Dustin Poirier was making his method to the Octagon and being checked by NSAC officers, McGregor was getting in a fast pre-fight warm-up. The video taken by a fan exhibits McGregor throwing a head kick in the direction of a safety guard, narrowly lacking him.
Whether or not or not McGregor informed the safety guard he was about to throw the faux head kick is unclear. Nevertheless, the unnamed UFC official has been lauded by MMA followers on social media, being famous for his spectacular stone-cold response to the McGregor kick.
Conor McGregor’s antics continued in aftermath of UFC 264 loss to Dustin Poirier
Aside from the teasing head-kick, McGregor has been criticized closely by followers for his response to his brutal physician stoppage loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.
McGregor suffered a damaged leg within the dying seconds of the primary spherical of the tr
ilogy bout, after spending many of the second half of the spherical on the bottom. The 2 fighters reached their toes, and traded punches concurrently, with each McGregor and Poirier lacking. McGregor turned his ankle within the trade and subsequently snapped a bone in his decrease leg.
The battle was referred to as in-between the primary and second spherical, with Poirier being awarded the victory through physician stoppage TKO.
It was a disappointing climax for one of many greatest trilogy fights in UFC historical past, however the greatest consensus disappointment amongst followers was the response of McGregor after the battle.
McGregor instantly went on a vitriolic rant in his post-fight interview with Joe Rogan, concentrating on each Poirier and his spouse within the trade of phrases. It was a stark distinction to the McGregor that graciously took the loss to Poirier again in January at UFC 257. As a substitute, McGregor was seen gesturing in the direction of Poirier, earlier than being carted out of the sector in a leg break up.
The loss at UFC 264 marks the primary dropping streak of McGregor’s skilled MMA profession, with him having now gone 1-3 in his profession at light-weight within the UFC.
UFC 264 occurred on July 10, 2021, dwell from the T-Cellular Enviornment in Las Vegas, NV. Observe together with FanSided who was cageside for all of your dwell information and highlights.