Leave it up to mixed martial arts (MMA) superstar Conor McGregor to promote something other than his own fight leading into his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202 on Aug. 20 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight king is a marketing machine. Anything McGregor touches usually turns to gold.
So when “Notorious” began a beef with WWE and its roster full of angry muscle-bound behemoths, few MMA followers were surprised. Wrestling fans may have thought McGregor was sticking a dagger into the heart of sports entertainment, but the 28-year-old was actually creating one of his most intelligent promotional ploys yet.
In a recent interview for a UFC 202 promo (shown above, courtesy of…
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