McGregor has retweeted the news about his arrival to Moscow
Irish mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor has retweeted the news about his imminent arrival in Moscow. On his Twitter page, the athlete posted a link to a news published on «RBC Sport».
Earlier it became knownthat McGregor will arrive in Moscow this week and will hold a press conference. Event organizers said that during the visit to Russia of the Irishman can announce the return in the octagon.
According to sources, RT, one of the objectives of the visit of the athlete in Russia is to promote its own brand of whisky, which recently entered the Russian market. In addition, the former champion of UFC in two weight classes can be held in Moscow negotiations about the rematch with Habib Nurmagomedov.
McGregor did not speak in the octagon since October of last year, when he was defeated by Nurmagomedov at the tournament in Las Vegas. That fight ended early in the fourth round of the Irish surrendered after suffocating reception in the fourth round.