Conor McGregor is back insulting Khabib Nurmagomedov’s family.
The former UFC champ has been
Khabib famously called McGregor a ‘jealous wife’ who keeps coming back during a recent interview with Russian media. McGregor clearly caught wind of it and responded with his own venom.
McGregor tweeted and deleted two posts about Khabib’s family late last night, inciting a social media wildfire. The first was an incredibly personal attack on Khabib’s rarely-seen wife, with whom he has two children:
McGregor came under fire for insulting Khabib’s family and religion in the lead-up to their UFC 229 match-up. Khabib got the last laugh, of course, by submitting McGregor in the fourth round. After the fight, the champ leaped into the crowd to incite the infamous UFC 229 post-fight brawl.
One of the participants in the brawl was Khabib’s brother. McGregor also took a shot at him, saying he smacked him around:
McGregor then goaded Khabib into rematching him in a tweet he did not delete:
The Irish star is pushing hard for his rematch with Khabib, but there’s little to suggest it would go any differently the second time around. Regardless, he may get it due to the amount of cold hard cash involved.
And he’s taking the same path to get the rematch as he did in the lead-up to the fight.