Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor took to Twitter Saturday afternoon the place he shared his evaluation of the present MMA GOAT rankings.

The best blended martial artist of all-time has been a hotly debated subject amongst fighters and followers alike for a few years. Now, with McGregor’s newest rankings, that subject is bound to be a essential speaking level amongst battle followers.

Conor McGregor pegged former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva as the present GOAT of MMA, however added that he plans on dethroning ‘The Spider’ of that title.

“GOAT THREAD. The array of finishes, throughout 2 divisions, with champion standing in 1, Anderson Silva is No.1 MMA GOAT. My array of finishes, throughout Three divisions, with champion standing in 2, I’m No.2. If not tied 1. Nevertheless nonetheless energetic, No.1 is totally secured by profession finish. And simply.”

In response to Conor McGregor, former two-division UFC champion Georges St-Pierre falls in on the quantity three spot, this as a result of he performed it protected.

“GSP is in at 3. A lot much less array of finishes however champion standing in 2. He’s far behind although. Causes = Left 170 after a lot injury taken + questionable resolution. By no means re-engaged 170lb successors. Bottled Anderson battle. Solely moved when one eyed fighter introduced. Performed protected.”

Conor McGregor believes reigning UFC gentle heavyweight kingpin Jon Jones ought to fall within the quantity Four slot for MMA GOAT, this if not be tied with ‘GSP’ at quantity 3.

“Jon is 4. Possibly tied 3. Extra array of finishes than Three and nonetheless energetic, however champion standing in simply 1. Causes = A number of lackluster resolution performances + questionable resolution win. Making an attempt to protected play HW entry/avoiding its champion.”

Conor McGregor went on to say that he by no means talked about efficiency enhancing drug check ends in his rankings, but when he did, he would simply be within the #1 spot.

“I didn’t mentions PED outcomes on a number of entrants, despite the fact that that makes me the clear present No.1 MMA GOAT, together with nonetheless being energetic. Though it shames, in addition to places all runs + finishes in full doubt, I’ve snored a number of juice heads. A real GOAT should do all of it.”

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This text first appeared on BJPENN.com on Could 23, 2020









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