Jon Jones has responded to Conor McGregor’s claims that he’s the ‘MMA GOAT, aiming digs at each Anderson Silva and Jones over their failed medication assessments.

The Irishman named Silva as primary, himself two, or joint one, Georges St Pierre at three and Jones at 4. Earlier than stating Silva and Jones had failed medication assessments for PEDs and so bumped himself to at least one.

Now Jones has replied however claimed he’ll let his followers do the speaking for him.

Present UFC gentle heavyweight champion ‘Bones’ has been fairly energetic on social media himself just lately, moving into heated debates with Francis Ngannou.

The large hitting heavyweight and the legendary gentle heavyweight have been getting folks hyped for a possible combat and Jones questioned how he’d gone from one inter weight rivalry to a different.

Even at his heaviest it is unlikely that McGregor will ever step within the octagon with Jones, however the American can seemingly solely feud with folks exterior of his present division.

In addition to McGregor and Ngannou, he has additionally had a rivalry with middleweight champion Israel Adesanya in latest instances, with the pair geared for a possible rivalry within the octagon sooner or later.

Conor although might in actuality face Silva, one of many different males he known as out, and the Brazilian actually gave the impression to be up for it, calling out the previous two weight UFC champ on Instagram.

Silva is clearly up for the fight. Image: Instagram story/Anderson Silva
Silva is clearly up for the combat. Picture: Instagram story/Anderson Silva

In addition to the boredom most are feeling due to lockdown, McGregor’s present boredom may be linked to the truth that he does not know who his subsequent opponent it.

The previous light-weight champion returned to motion after greater than a yr out by beating Donald Cerrone at welterweight in January.

He was then anticipated to combat Justin Gaethje at his former title successful weight however a reorganisation of the division has left ‘The Spotlight’ as interim champion to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s title.

As an alternative he has been tipped to face former two time opponent Nate Diaz at welterweight, for the pairs lengthy awaited trilogy combat.

Silva is alleged to be recovering from latest knee surgical procedure and intends to see out the 2 fights left on his UFC contract, that means he might face McGregor within the close to future.

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