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‘Jackass’ – Conor McGregor responds to Jake Paul after YouTuber brands UFC star’s boxing skills ’embarrassing’

, ‘Jackass’ – Conor McGregor responds to Jake Paul after YouTuber brands UFC star’s boxing skills ’embarrassing’

CONOR MCGREGOR has labelled YouTube star-turned-boxer Jake Paul a ‘jackass’ after the American called his boxing skills ’embarrassing.’

McGregor, who’s recovering from a broken tibia he suffered in July, posted a video hitting pads as he ramps up his preparations to return to combat sports.

Paul criticised McGregor’s boxing skills

McGregor responded by calling Paul a ‘jackass’ on Twitter

But Paul critiqued the former UFC two-division champion, saying the Irishman lacked head movement and his chin was ‘wide open.’

However, Paul‘s criticism hasn’t been taken seriously by McGregor.

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The 33-year-old responded with a video on Twitter calling Paul a ‘jackass.’

Paul is itching to fight McGregor after getting off to a perfect start in his professional boxing career.

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Ohio-born Paul scored wins over YouTuber AnEsonGib, ex-NBA star Nate Robinson and former UFC champions Ben Askren and Tyron Woodley.

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On Paul’s win over Woodley, McGregor told The Mirror: “Who knows? Never say never.”

He added: “I didn’t see the Woodley fight. It only did a couple thousand buys. I saw it online.”

McGregor may return to the octagon before the square circle.


UFC legend Michael Bisping says McGregor could knock out champion Charles Oliveira.

He said on Joe Rogan’s podcast: “The reality is, Conor’s best days are long gone, probably. You can’t stay at the top forever.

“I’ll tell you this, if there’s a person that you’d put him against in the top five to beat, it would be Charles Oliveira. 

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“Charles is hittable and Conor can still f***ing hit. He’s fast and Charles is hittable.

, ‘Jackass’ – Conor McGregor responds to Jake Paul after YouTuber brands UFC star’s boxing skills ’embarrassing’

“I’m just saying, there’s a potential that Conor comes back, beats Charles Oliveira and becomes champion again. 

“That is — I don’t think I can deal with the world if that happens. Oh my god.

“But it might happen. He’s still got that left hand, he’s still got power and speed.”




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