Updated December 26th, 2023 at 11:08 IST

After Cristiano Ronaldo! Conor McGregor showcases over-enthusiastic demeanor to Adesanya- WATCH

Conor McGregor is on a roll lately. The former UFC champ-champ now greets Israel Adesanya after meeting Cristiano Ronaldo. Watch the video.

Reported by: Prateek Arya
Conor McGregor, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Israel Adesanya | Image:X
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After catching up with his old mate, Cristiano Ronaldo, a spirited Conor McGregor once again makes headlines for engaging in a one-sided conversation with former UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya. The supposed unplanned meet-up between the MMA professionals took place on the Day of Reckoning, a boxing event, where Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua were on the fight card.

3 things you need to know

  • Conor McGregor meets Israel Adesanya
  • McGregor earlier met Cristiano Ronaldo
  • McGregor's UFC return, still a subject of uncertainty

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Conor McGregor meets Israel Adesanya

Conor McGregor and Israel Adesanya are without a doubt two of the biggest names in MMA, who because of the weight division restrictions would never come across inside the Octagon, but an outside encounter is always a possibility. The two had a friendly exchange while being spectators at the Boxing event, and the clip of the two greeting each other is all over the internet.

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In the video, an over-enthusiastic McGregor could be seen talking to the Last Stylebender, not letting the other reply.

Upon witnessing the visuals, some social media users have judged Notorious' demeanor and have speculated him to be in inebriated form.

At the same event, Conor McGregor sat beside the football icon Cristiano Ronaldo and was all verbose with the 5-time Ballon d'Or winner.

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Conor McGregor's return a suspense

At the start of 2023, UFC president, now CEO, Dana White announced that the year would witness the return of Conor McGregor, and Michael Chandler was named as his opponent. Since then 11 months have gone by and there is still no official announcement of a McGregor return. According to knowers, him not entering the USADA pool, has created the delay. As things stand, there is still no clarity regarding when the biggest name in the history of MMA will again set foot inside the eminent Octagon.

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Published December 25th, 2023 at 19:31 IST