Conor McGregor has announced that he will face Michael Chandler in his long-awaited return to competition.
In a video posted on his social media, McGregor revealed that he will take on the former lightweight challenger on June 29.
McGregor also revealed that the bout will take place in the 185lbs weight class, a division that neither he nor Chandler has previously fought in.
‘Ladies and gentlemen, a happy New Year to you all.’ McGregor said in a video posted on X.
‘I’d like to announce the return date for myself, ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor.
‘The greatest comeback of all time will take place in Las Vegas for international fight week on June 29 and the opponent, Michael Chandler.
‘And the weight, Mr Chandler, 185lbs.’
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