Conor McGregor is a ‘totally different degree’ and his ‘left hand can put out anybody on the planet’, gushes Michael Chandler as American ramps up appeal offensive in bid to safe fight with ‘Notorious’ subsequent yr
- Michael Chandler just lately suffered a defeat on the hand of Justin Gaethje
- He is now pushing for a fight in 2022 in opposition to Conor McGregor when he is again
- Rather than bait the Irishman with trash speak, he is killing him with kindness
- ‘That left hand can put anyone out on the complete planet’, he stated
Michael Chandler is taking the ‘kill with kindness’ strategy to safe a profitable fight with Conor McGregor subsequent yr.
Rather than bait the Irishman into a bout in 2022 with trash speak, the American has been complementary at each flip.
He referred to as out McGregor regardless of dropping in opposition to Justin Gaethje of their Fight of the Year contender earlier this month and has adopted up by lavishing reward on the previous two-weight champion.
Michael Chandler is pushing exhausting to fight Conor McGregor sooner or later in 2022
He misplaced a brutal three-round contest in opposition to Justin Gaethje at UFC 268 in New York
‘That left hand can put anyone out on the complete planet,’ Chandler stated on the ‘Bussin’ With The Boys’ podcast.
‘I feel my proper hand can put anyone out on the the complete planet, so I feel it is a good fight.
‘It’s a totally different strategy if you’re combating a man like Conor as a result of combating a man like Gaethje, who loves to brawl, is a lot simpler than a man who you are actually afraid to generally throw a punch at due to the shot that you do not see coming as you are pulling your hand again.
‘So, you positively obtained to be in your Ps and Qs with the hanging. But then the good factor about Conor, too, is everyone at all times talks about how unhealthy of a wrestler he is, how unhealthy of a grappler he is.’
McGregor is working exhausting to get again into form following his damaged leg earlier this yr
Chandler went on: ‘Chad Mendes took him down a couple instances. He obtained taken down a couple instances within the second (Nate) Diaz fight. He obtained taken down quite a few instances in different fights, and he has at all times saved his composure.
‘His psychological consciousness capability and stability within the octagon, contained in the confines of competitors, particularly with how heightened the stakes and the senses are within his fights whereas everyone in the complete world is watching, is one thing to behold, man.
‘He’s a totally different degree of competitor, and anyone who discredits him as a result of he is misplaced fights is simply both a informal or a Conor hater, to be trustworthy with you.’
McGregor is nonetheless recovering from the damaged leg he suffered in his second defeat by Dustin Poirier.
He is anticipated to return by subsequent summer season and it stays to be seen if Chandler will fight within the interim or relaxation up following his brutal warfare with Gaethje.
Gaethje is making an attempt to safe a fight with the Irishman by lavishing him with reward