Conor McGregor says his next opponent will be Manny Pacquiao – CNN International
(CNN)Mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor says his next opponent will beboxing legend Manny Pacquiao.
In a tweet Friday, McGregor,the former two-division UFC World Champion, said he’s “boxing Manny Pacquiao next in the Middle East.”
ESPN reported that McGregor is in “serious talks” to fight Pacquiao, citing his manager, Audie Attar, who represents both fighters. Attar told ESPN the bout wasn’t a done deal, but the Middle East was one of a few locations being considered to host the match…