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Midnight Mania! Conor McGregor doesn’t care about Danis vs. KSI boxing match: ‘He should be back doing MMA’

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Conor McGregor’s relationship with Artem Lobov resembled a brotherhood. McGregor was always in Lobov’s corner shouting instructions and pulling strings to get Lobov a contract with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Conversely, Lobov was always putting in work for the Irish star as a sparring partner, and he beat up Paulie Malignaggi in a bare knuckle boxing match as part of the feud between the boxer and McGregor. Never forget: Lobov getting slapped was the origin for the infamous UFC 223 dolly incident.

Now, Lobov is suing McGregor for millions.

What about Dillon Danis, the other well-known training partner of McGregor? Danis first rose to prominence as McGregor’s jiu-jitsu coach before becoming more established as an internet troll. Either way, McGregor still confirmed earlier today on Twitter that he’s still buddies with the black belt.

Next up for the grappler is a celebrity boxing showdown against YouTube star KSI on Jan. 14, 2023. He’s been hunting for a high-profile opportunity like this for years now, but KSI is the first outside of the MMA world to take the bait. Replying to McGregor, he promised to do “serious damage.”

McGregor, conversely, did not take the bait. He responded, “Brother you’re a friendly little nerd I don’t care. He [Danis] should be back doing mma if he is doing this little nothing burger match with you. I couldn’t care less about this genre of boxing, I am sorry. Have a good one.”

Will you be tuning in to Danis vs. KSI?

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