Conor McGregor posted a cryptic tweet on Thursday evening suggesting that he could also be making a return to MMA.
The Infamous introduced his retirement from combined martial arts for a 3rd time in 4 years in June.
Explaining his choice to retire, McGregor stated: “The sport simply doesn’t excite me, and that’s that.
“All this ready round. There’s nothing taking place. I’m going by opponent choices, and there’s nothing actually there on the minute. There’s nothing that’s thrilling me.”
He added: “There’s simply no buzz for me. I had my targets, my plans, the season. I had all the pieces laid out.
“Clearly the world has gone bleeding bonkers on the minute. There’s f*** all taking place on the minute.
“They wish to throw me up and down weights and provide me silly fights. I don’t actually give a f***. I’m over it.”
Nevertheless, the Irish fighter wrote on Twitter: “I settle for.” Might this imply a comeback is on the playing cards?
The tweet might be in reference to Khamzat Chimaev’s publish on the social media website the place he known as out a number of the prime UFC names.
He wrote: “I’m losing interest, please @danawhite give me @NateDiaz209 @GamebredFighter @TheNotoriousMMA identical evening. I can smash all these guys… I’m not cocky man I’m simply assured. I perceive in the event that they don’t wish to battle me.”
Chimaev claims he flew to Eire in 2018 in an try and ‘beat up’ Conor McGregor, solely to be detained by police.
The UFC welterweight, who fights out of Sweden, is maybe one of many brightest prospects on the roster and underlined his potential on Struggle Island with two stellar performances.
And the 8-Zero sensation reveals how he tried to assert justice for Khabib Nurmagomedov proper earlier than UFC 229 two years in the past.
“At the moment, I used to be preventing as an novice or a professional file of 1-Zero when that occurred,” the Stockholm resident advised Russian freelance reporter Adam Zubayraev.
“It’s that point when he insulted Khabib, and he additionally was speaking about Zubaira [Tukhugov].
“At the moment, no one knew who I used to be. He was additionally speaking about one other man who’s additionally Chechen. I don’t bear in mind his title, however he advised us he knocked him out in a sparring session.
“My thoughts was blowing up for the time being, however I’m dwelling right here very near him. I used to be pondering that I’d catch him within the streets or on the health club and beat him up. That is what he deserved.”