Conor McGregor despatched shockwaves via the UFC world the wee hours of Tuesday morning when he tweeted out that he has determined to retire from MMA efficient what appears to be instantly.
Nonetheless, this tweet got here shortly after his look on the “The Tonight Present” with Jimmy Fallon during which he talked about returning to the Octagon in July.
His tweet learn:
“Hey guys fast announcement, I’ve determined to retire from the game formally generally known as “Blended Martial Artwork” as we speak. “I want all my previous colleagues effectively going ahead in competitors. I now be part of my former companions on this enterprise, already in retirement. Correct Pina Coladas on me fellas!”
This isn’t the primary time McGregor has introduced his retirement on Twitter, nonetheless. The primary time was again in 2016 when he thanked everybody for the cheese:
McGregor, who misplaced his final battle to Khabib Nurmagomedov, has been wanting the UFC to present him part of the corporate so this might all simply be a negotiating ploy to make that occur.
However yeah, it’s laborious to purchase this retirement assertion as a very critical factor:
Conor McGregor loves the limelight. He’d retire in the midst of the evening, after not retiring throughout his look on Jimmy Fallon? It simply sounds fishy – prefer it’s some kind of publicity factor we do not but know the small print on…
— Jason Smith (@howaboutafresca) March 26, 2019
McGregor both simply retired or is Trump model drunk tweeting proper now 🤔
— Shea McGowan (@StockontheRise) March 26, 2019
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