Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor will return to the Octagon at UFC 246 for a welterweight scrap with Donald Cerrone. Donald Cerrone will also be looking to rebound when he takes to the Octagon at UFC 246. Cowboy is coming off back-to-back stoppage losses to top-ranked contenders Justin Gaethje and Tony Ferguson in his two most recent UFC appearances.
Conor McGregor will be returning to action for the first time since suffering a submission loss to bitter rival Khabib Nurmagomedov in October of 2018. In his most previous effort at UFC 205 in November of 2016, McGregor defeated Eddie Alvarez via second round TKO to become the first ever champ champ in promotional history.
As for Anthony Pettis, ‘Showtime’ is coming off a unanimous decision loss to Nate Diaz in a welterweight bout at UFC 241. Prior to that, Pettis had scored a sensational knockout victory over former welterweight title challenger Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson.
Get the current lineup for January’s UFC 246 pay-per-view event below:
Welterweight bout: Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone
Lightweight bout: Anthony Pettis vs. Carlos Diego Ferreira
Women’s Flyweight bout: Maycee Barber vs. Roxanne Modafferi
Heavyweight bout: Oleksiy Oliynyk vs. Maurice Greene
Featherweight bout: Andre Fili vs. Sodiq Yusuff
Lightweight bout: Drew Dober vs. Nasrat Haqparast
Featherweight bout: Chas Skelly vs. Grant Dawson
Flyweight bout: Tim Elliott vs. Askar Askarov