Tony Ferguson hits out at Dustin Poirier for ‘hiding’ and warns Conor McGregor ‘I’ll see you quickly’ after Irishman in contrast his face to a hen nugget following UFC 274 knockout
- Tony Ferguson suffered brutal knockout defeat by Michael Chandler at UFC 274
- ‘El Cucuy’ was later discharged from hospital and his spirits appear to be excessive
- He responded to a Dustin Poirier tweet, accusing ‘Diamond’ of ‘hiding’
- Ferguson additionally hit again at Conor McGregor, who was mocking him for the KO
Tony Ferguson has hit out at each Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor following his UFC 274 knockout defeat.
‘El Cucuy’ was savagely overwhelmed by a entrance kick from Michael Chandler however has since been discharged from hospital and took goal at his rivals.
Poirier had tweeted: ‘I’m higher than these guys,’ to which Ferguson replied: ‘You’re Better At Hiding Kid, No Offense. I acquired KO’d however at least we confirmed up & did work.’
Tony Ferguson was knocked out chilly by a crushing front-kick by Michael Chandler
Dustin Poirier (left) and Conor McGregor (proper) had been each within the line of fireside for Tony Ferguson
McGregor posted this picture of Ferguson’s face at the second of affect made right into a nugget
Meanwhile, McGregor continued to taunt the 38-year-old, sharing a picture of his face at the second of affect slowly edited to seem like a hen nugget.
Ferguson responded: ‘Ahhh There’s my b****. Next time tag me p***y. Comin’ after you & ur crew. McNugget stays with you pretend, can’t take what not your ya anymore thief.
‘Still acquired no sauce & no balls McNuggets. I’ll see you & your crew quickly comin after your gold leprechaun-Champ aka El Savvy -CSO-.’
Ferguson is evidently in a bullish temper regardless of his fourth successive defeat within the octagon.
He was performing properly and shaded the primary spherical in opposition to Chandler, knocking him down in an entertaining back-and-forth encounter.
Ferguson has now lost his final 4 however confirmed promising indicators till the knockout
But the tip got here in emphatic vogue within the second stanza, beautiful the gang in Phoenix, with Ferguson out chilly for the primary time in his career.
It will likely be fascinating to see who Dana White and Co tee up for Ferguson subsequent. McGregor is just not anticipated to return again this year, in accordance with studies, whereas Poirier has been out of motion since beating McGregor of their trilogy.
The Irishman has been energetic on social media and was referred to as out by each Chandler and Charles Oliveira at the weekend.
He continues to be recovering from the damaged leg suffered final July and has bulked up, suggesting he’ll compete at welterweight upon his return.
McGregor is just not more likely to battle within the octagon once more this year, in accordance with studies
As for Ferguson, White was impressed by what he noticed till the end and mentioned: ‘He appeared rattling good in that first spherical.
‘But that was a vicious knockout. however I believe what must occur now’s Tony must take a while off after that knockout.’
The 52-year-old added: ‘I do not know what’s subsequent for him but it surely’s not like, ‘”Oh my God, Tony got dominated and looks like he doesn’t belong here.”
‘Tony appeared rattling good proper up till he acquired caught.
‘And you know on this sport that anyone can get caught with something.’