Dana White explains UFC's decision to book Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor
Last week, it was announced that the featherweight champion of the world would take on his 155-pound counterpart in the main event of UFC 205.
The announcement of the champion vs. champion bout, which will present McGregor with the opportunity to become the first man in UFC history to hold two world titles simultaneously, shocked the mixed martial arts world as last week, White claimed that Khabib Nurmagomedov would be the first man to challenge Alvarez for the lightweight crown.
The decision to overlook Nurmagomedov, 23-0, and hand McGregor a title shot was a perplexing one, to say the... read more
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