It sounds like some incredibly lax treatment for a shocking assault that left two fighters injured and unable to compete at April 7's UFC 223, yet McGregor obviously has the money and influence to hire the right lawyers to get him out of trouble. "Well he's gotta be punished by the law first". But more than that, who should is first opponent be upon his return? So lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov isn't expected to be an option, either.
While this is undeniably exciting news for Diaz fans, we should be careful to taper our expectations, as this is not the first time the fighter and the promotion have reportedly been close to coming to an agreement. There are five levels of felonies in NY, he's charged with the two lowest, D and E (note: "NY classifies felonies on an A through E basis, in order of severity)". "Back in August of 2017, Diaz's boxing coach Richard Perez said that Diaz will needs "$20-30 million" for the McGregor trilogy.
McGregor is reportedly very keen to fight Khabib, even if it means going to Russian Federation and training in the Siberian wastes - that's according to his striking coach Owen Roddy, who was on the The BBC MMA Show recently.
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The head of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) Dana white said that the organization of such a large-scale battle you need to choose an appropriate site, pointing to Las Vegas.
"No [it will not be in Russia]".
"If you do a fight that big, you've got do it in Vegas", he said. "Khabib will fight in Russian Federation at some point, but it wont be that fight. It's too big. You gotta do it in Vegas".
There's been a lot of talk about this Khabib fight and it seems to be brewing towards this one.