Dana White adds fuel to Floyd Mayweather rumors

Dana White adds fuel to Floyd Mayweather rumors

It was hoped that McGregor would return to the Octagon in the main event of UFC 219 to defend his title and see 2017 out in style but discussions on that were given the kibosh after his ill-advised antics at a Bellator event in Dublin. He tried not to do it, but he contractually had to let go of the 145-pound belt. "If I chose to get in the UFC and fight three fights or fight four fights and then fight Conor McGregor, I could make a billion dollars". "He fought everybody on his way up 145 pounds".

A timeframe for McGregor's return to the UFC is now unknown, and White has acknowledged on several occasions that the lightweight division needs to move forward. Dos Anjos pulled out due to injury, setting in motion a pair of fights for McGregor at welterweight against Nate Diaz. It is Conor's fault he did Mayweather, but we made a decision to do the Mayweather fight and everybody gave a f--.

At this time, White said there is no update on his next move.

"It wasn't Conor's fault [dos Anjos] got hurt". Whether that be against Tony Ferguson, or whoever may beat him for the interim title depending on how long it takes McGregor to return.

Recently the MMA world was buzzed and or riled up, when Dana White reported he was talking with Mayweather's camp, about the possibility of him signing a UFC deal.

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One person you won't have to worry about seeing the Irishman fight, according to White, is Georges St-Pierre. But shortly after winning, GSP vacated the title and cited health reasons.

It's a similar situation to late 2015, when McGregor won the UFC's featherweight title by knocking out Jose Aldo.

"Whoever wins the Barboza-Khabib fight - while we're trying to figure out this Conor mess - could end up fighting Tony Ferguson for the opportunity to fight Conor McGregor", he said.

"He ain't fighting Conor McGregor", White said. "They're both waiting, if Georges wants to come back", he added.

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