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CONOR MCGREGOR’S coach John Kavanagh believes that the Irishman’s retirement ought to be taken at face worth… but in addition provided followers hope by saying that he has give up “for now”.
The 31-year-old known as it a day earlier this month after admitting that the UFC “does not excite” him anymore.
However with this being the third time the Infamous has give up, many are sceptical as as to if he has actually stepped into the octagon for the ultimate time.
And eager to get some solutions on the topic, MMA World requested Kavanagh if this time it was the actual deal.
He replied: “Is Conor retired? Sure, he’s so far as I can inform. That is what he stated, is not it?”
And quizzed additional, he responded: “I am unable to persuade Conor to do s***.
“Conor will inform Conor what he is gonna do. And who is aware of? Who is aware of what’s gonna occur sooner or later. However, as for now, he is retired.”
McGregor has solely fought twice within the UFC since November 2016 – his 2018 defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov, and his subsequent return in January this yr towards Donald Cerrone.
Following his brutal spherical one victory over Cowboy, loads of potential fights had been floated.
These included potential bouts with Anderson Silva, Jorge Masvidal, Justin Gaethje and even one other crack at Khabib.
However upon his retirement, a pissed off McGregor instructed ESPN: “The sport simply doesn’t excite me and that is that.
“All this ready round. There’s nothing taking place.
“I am going via opponent choices, an there’s nothing actually there on the minute. That is nothing that is thrilling me.”
Whereas Conor followers are determined to see their man take to the octagon once more, UFC president Dana White has insisted that he is not going to “chase” stars that do not need to struggle.
He stated: “He’s retired. I simply did one other interview the place persons are asking me about different retired guys. These guys are retired.
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“I’m not even thinking about any of those guys. They’re retired. There are so many kids right now that are here, that want to fight. Those are the people that I’m focused on.
“Conor McGregor is retired. I don’t chase guys that don’t want to fight. I don’t chase guys.
“We offer guys three fights a year. You get three fights a year, if you don’t want to fight, I’ve got a roster full of people who want to fight.”
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