Former two-division UFC Champion Conor McGregor has been offered to fight for the IBO World title fight against Dennis Hogan. The world championship is for the light middleweight title bout. Conor McGregor is currently in rehab and shooting for the movie ‘The Roadhouse’.
Conor McGregor is coming off of a TKO loss to Dustin Poirier, where he broke his leg. Conor McGregor isn’t scheduled to fight for at least the next six months as he would have to enter the USADA drug testing pool. Another Irish Boxer, Spike O’Sullivan has expressed interest in fighting for the IBO title fight. While Conor McGregor isn’t a full-fledged professional boxer, the boxing result of this fight could result in Conor McGregor suffering back-to-back professional losses, which would be his second consecutive boxing loss. His first loss came against Floyd Mayweather. Conor McGregor is undoubtedly one of the biggest combat personalities in the world and his fights bring in tremendous interest throughout the world and casinos like Mostbet casino usually have money line and prop bet odds on his fight.
“We have been in touch with both Spike and Conor’s team,” Hogan’s manager Steve Scanlantold Irish-boxing.com.
“Spike’s team will move heaven and earth to make this fight, so that is a much easier fight to make happen but we are just working through everything.”
Can Conor McGregor fight for the Boxing world title?
Conor McGregor is currently under contract with the UFC and it’s highly unlikely that he would fight for the title without Dana White’s blessings. However, Hogan’s manager is still convinced that the fight can be made.
“If we don’t fight Conor, which obviously is a long shot, but crazier things have happened, then we will 100 percent be fighting Spike in Ireland,” he added.