In his last fight in UFC, Tony Ferguson he lost to Justin Gaethje, which left him in bad shape in Mixed Martial Arts. He fell in a match where he could be crowned Interim Lightweight Champion for the second time. And, in addition, he lost the possibility of facing Khabib Nurmagomedov for the World Championship. Two months have passed since then and in these hours he spoke of who his next opponent in the octagon could be. “If you want to give me Conor, give me Conor. If you want to give me Poirier, we will make it happen. Then I will fight the winner of the fight Gaethje and Khabib ”, he dictated.
It should be mentioned that not long ago Dana White spoke of the possibility that Ferguson He faced Dan Hooker, which raised the illusion of all his fans. Can Hooker fight Ferguson? I don’t know, we’ll see. He did an amazing performance in his last fight. He looked great and we’ll see what his next step is. I promise, Dan. Like I said, I’m not doing fights right now. I’m still here doing what I’m doing, “said the president of UFC.
Any one of the three fights would be interesting, but there is no doubt that the two he mentions Ferguson They are above. Both McGregor and Poirier would be a great challenge for him. And the winner would undoubtedly be the next challenger to the championship. He’s in the worst moment of his career since 2012, because he hasn’t lost a fight since then. But, looking at the glass half full, it should be noted that it is still one of the main names of welterweight.