Conor McGregor is ‘jacked and loaded’ as he prepares for his a lot anticipated trilogy battle with Dustin Poirier later this 12 months.
The previous UFC two-weight champion is in coaching forward of UFC 264 in Las Vegas in July the place he and ‘The Diamond’ will battle for a 3rd time, with it presently all sq. at one win one every.
Poirier obtained the higher of McGregor in January when he shocked everybody with a knockout victory within the first spherical.
The Infamous has been within the gymnasium ever since that loss as he seems to bounce again with a win.
And it appears as if the work is paying off as he seems in nice form.
He posted a selfie on Instagram together with the caption: “Jacked and loaded, what’s subsequent?”
The Irishman shall be hoping to attain one other stoppage towards Poirier having knocked him out inside one spherical at UFC 178 again in 2014 after they had been simply bright-eyed featherweight contenders.
Their second bout was at light-weight and Poirier has tried to tempt McGregor into preventing at welterweight in a Tweet.
However ‘The Infamous’ merely replied on Twitter, saying: “No.”
With the trilogy formally booked, we’ll lastly finish the feud and Joe Duffy, who has fought each and beat McGregor early in his profession, believes the American will come out on high once more.
Duffy advised talkSPORT: “I believe the battle will go an analogous means. I simply really feel Dustin’s octagon time and starvation is an element. If issues aren’t going nicely, he has extra capability to adapt within the battle than McGregor has additionally.”