Conor McGregor has already had a fierce fight with Michael Chandler in the octagon and the former is yet to make his UFC return. The internet has been circulating a clip of ‘The Notorious,’ who is seen shoving Michael Chandler.
McGregor will coach two teams on ESPN’s TUF 31, and for the first-time, he will be joined by fellow UFC star Chandler. The series is set to be released in May. First glimpses of the show are now available to the public. The clip showed McGregor and Chandler having a heated conversation where the Irishman shoves Chandler as the two coaches face each other inside the octagon.
McGregor is making his second appearance as a TUF coach, as he returns to the world of fighting. He made his first appearance in 2015, against the then-coach Urijah. It is still considered one of the most watched seasons of the show. The internet is still flooded with clips from that season. McGregor is expected to have a record-breaking season this year, when he makes his return. Conor McGregor is out of action since he suffered a serious leg injury during his three-fight trilogy against Dustin Pouirier in 2021.
Conor McGregor, Michael Chandler and The Ultimate Fighter are the stars of this season. Both will fight in McGregor’s UFC return later this year. Both fighters will approach this season with different energies, as there is already a rivalry between the coaches. Both coaches will coach bantamweights, and lightweights teams that include both experienced fighters as well as newcomers from each division.
Fans react to the viral moment between McGregor and Chandler in TUF 31
The UFC fans are ecstatic about the sneak peek of The Ultimate Fighter 31. The clip of McGregor violently pushing Michael Chandler had fans going crazy.
Fans from both fan bases ridiculed Chandler and McGregor during the intense face-off. Twitter users had a lot to say about the event.
The Ultimate Fighter 31 will air between May 30th and mid-August. Conor’s return to the ring is eagerly anticipated by fans. The Irishman will entertain the crowd as he battles his soon to be rival, Michael Chandler.