As soon as the fight was confirmed by the UFC, Conor McGregor let loose on ‘traitor’ Rafael dos Anjos.
Check out McGregor’s full post here:
OFFICIAL FIGHT ANNOUNCEMENT FROM MCGREGOR SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT: Conor McGregor vs Rafael dos Anjos …… https://t.co/o2S6ZV1rHE
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) January 12, 2016
Dos Anjos will defend his lightweight title against McGregor in the main event of UFC 197 on March 5 in Las Vegas, it was announced Tuesday by the UFC. McGregor won the featherweight title by knocking out longtime champion Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds last month at UFC 194.
If McGregor beats dos Anjos, he would be the first fighter to ever hold two UFC titles in separate weight classes at the same time.
Check out a preview of UFC 197 here: http://uk.ufc.com/news/Gamechangers-McGregor-Holm-set-to-risk-it-all-at-UFC-197