Report: Conor McGregor felt the UFC’s demands were unrealistic

April 19, 2016 8:41 pm by Chris Taylor
Conor McGregor in Octagon

Jonathan Shrager is reporting that Conor McGregor, who was removed from his scheduled UFC 200 main event rematch with Nate Diaz earlier tonight by the UFC, was unhappy with the UFC’s promo plans for the summer’s blockbuster event stating that they were “unrealistic”.

Here is what Jonathan reported on Twitter:

According to the report, the UFC’s featherweight champion plans on remaining retired as he stated on Twitter earlier today.

Do you think Conor is in the wrong for not wanting to participate in what he deemed to be a “mini world tour”? Sound off Penn Nation!


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