Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos continued their lengthy and bitter feud backstage on the UFC 264 weigh-in on Friday.
Dustin Poirier will face McGregor in a trilogy bout tonight, with Dos Anjos stepping onto the scales as insurance coverage in case both fighter obtained injured.
A combat between McGregor and Dos Anjos could be 5 years within the making, because the pair had been resulting from face off at UFC 196, earlier than the Brazilian dropped out for Nate Diaz on the final minute.
The 36-year-old gained’t get his probability this time both, however that didn’t cease the 2 rivals having it out backstage.
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‘Infamous’ needed to be escorted by safety whereas hurling abuse at Dos Anjos, calling him a ‘rat’ and poking enjoyable at his harm earlier than UFC 196.
Dos Anjos tweeted: “Conor, you’re such a snake, sneaking from behind and taking part in robust. Quickly (sic) or later, we are going to end enterprise.”
They’ve been at one another’s throats ever since 2016, with McGregor claiming he wouldn’t have misplaced at UFC 196 if Dos Anjos was his opponent, whereas just lately calling for the Brazilian to be thrown into the Octogon alongside Poirier.
Dos Anjos, who misplaced his belt and an opportunity to face McGregor by shedding to Eddie Alvarez, has hit again by saying he would’ve killed the Irishman in the event that they met and just lately dubbed him an alcoholic.
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