Jose Aldo looks on before his UFC 200 bout with Frankie Edgar
Georges St-Pierre’s coach makes big Conor McGregor fight claim.
Georges St-Pierre’s head coach Firas Zahabi believes a fight with Conor McGregor would be bigger than Mayweather vs McGregor.
“I think it would be a mega fight that fans want to see,” he told Fight Hub TV when discussing a potential fight with the UFC‘s lightweight champion. “I think it would be a super mega fight that everyone in the world would want it to see.
“I think it would be a bigger fight than Mayweather vs McGregor. I think it would be the biggest fight in history.
“And for sure everybody would want to see it. I don’t make the fights. But if I did, that would be one I’d make.”
I asked to fight him, he asked to fight me, so it will be a great fight
Jose Aldo reveals when he wants to fight next
Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has revealed he’d like to fight at UFC 224, which takes place in his home country of Brazil in May.
And the Brazilian is eyeing a fight with knockout machine Jeremy Stephens.
“I asked to fight him, he asked to fight me, so it will be a great fight,” he told MMA Fighting’s
Holly Holm discusses her future
Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has dismissed suggestions of her retiring from mixed martial arts.
Holm, 36, has lost four of her last five outings inside the Octagon, most recently her UFC 219 bout with Cris Cyborg.
Holly Holm has vowed to carry on fighting
But that hasn’t affected her desire to keep fighting.
“People ask me, ‘you had four out of five losses, four out of five fights are losses and you’re 36 and are you going to return,” The Preacher’s Daughter said during an appearance on The MMA Hour.
“And I was like, it’s, ‘I still want to fight, that’s the bottom line.’”