Conor McGregor seeks to ensure light-weight title bout with a win at UFC 264.
McGregor looked lean on the scales on Friday, a slight contrast to his body at UFC 257. The 32-year-old, who turns 33 next week is said to be extremely encouraged coming out of his most recent battle camp with longtime striking coach John Kavanaugh.
McGregor has the chance to open a window of new possibilities, ought to he win over Poirier at UFC 264 on Saturday. Not just could the man from Dublin re-write his UFC tradition with a choosing win in among the most significant trilogies in the promos history, however he could also guarantee himself a chance at ending up being a two-time UFC light-weight champ.
After the current UFC light-weight champ, Charles Oliveira captured his title back in May at UFC 262. McGregor rapidly responded on social media, congratulating the Brazillian, while likewise proclaiming that he would be the next to hold the light-weight gold.
Whether it be a UFC title fight, or a potential 2nd trilogy with one Nate Diaz. The next step for McGregor entirely depends upon the outcome in his bout with Poirier on Saturday at UFC 264.
UFC 264 takes place on July 10, 2021, live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV. Follow in addition to FanSided who is cageside for all your live news and highlights.
Jan 22, 2021; Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES; Conor McGregor of Ireland presents on the scale throughout the UFC 257 weigh-in at Etihad Arena on UFC Fight Island on January 22, 2021 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Bottari/Handout Photo via USA TODAY Sports
UFC 264: Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 3 weigh-in live stream by Thomas Albano
Conor McGregor weighs in ahead of his trilogy conference with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264
Conor McGregor was available in at156 pounds at Friday early mornings UFC 264 main weigh-ins. McGregor will take on Dustin Poirier on Saturday night, in one of the biggest trilogy fights in UFC history.
His challenger, likewise weighed in at 156 pounds.
McGregor holds a 10-3 record given that making his Octagon launching back in 2013, and is the previous UFC featherweight and lightweight champion.
McGregor weighed in at 155 pounds in his last conference with Poirier previously this year at UFC 257. McGregor dropped the follow up bout to Poirier in January, and with that is now 1-2 at lightweight.