UFC GOAT Georges St Pierre recently stated that he would be interested in fighting the winner of Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov. Now that Khabib remained Champion, GSP is still interested in the fight. Chael Sonnen speculates if this fight is a possibility and if mixed martial arts fans would be interested.
UFC Double Champion Daniel Cormier has stated that he will fight two more times before retiring. Chael Sonnen speculates that DC’s short notice UFC 230 title defense against Derrick Lewis will not count towards those two fights. Will we see him face Jon Jones one more time? Will Daniel fight the Black Beast and Brock Lesnar and retire?
Former UFC Champion Conor McGregor has stated that he wants to rematch current Champ Khabib Nurmagomedov following a loss at UFC 229. But Khabib has made it clear that he is not interested. Although this is the largest money fight in the UFC right now, it’s looking like there’s a good chance it will not happen…
At the end of the year, Jon Jones will make his return to challenge for the UFC light heavyweight belt against his toughest test to date, Alexander Gustafsson. Chael Sonnen talks about the challenges of finding a suitable opponent for Jones for his comeback fight on this episode of Beyond the Fight.
The saga of the main event for UFC 230 has finally come to rest. MMA fans were vocal about their lack of interest in Valentina Shevchenko and Jon Jones refused to fight. So fan favorite Derrick Lewis stepped up to face current UFC Champ Daniel Cormier. It pays for fans to speak their mind – Dana White and the UFC listen.