Conor McGregor is rumored to be headed for a January meeting with Dennis Siver at an event in Boston.
While nothing has been confirmed by the UFC, “Notorious” acknowledged the fight with a reply to former Bellator champion Ben Askren on Twitter.
@Benaskren Hey pube head. I'm the No.1 contender. I could sit and wait. But multi 6 figure cheques feel so nice in my bank. You wouldnt know
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) October 23, 2014
McGregor is currently in Brazil to help promote Saturday’s UFC 179 card featuring featherweight champion Jose Aldo and top contender Chad Mendes. FightLine will have complete coverage of the card, including live play-by-play and results.