Conor McGregor has defined himself as the biggest draw in the UFC, but he believed his rematch with Nate Diaz could have broken every record in the book — including those held by Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao.
McGregor was on Twitter answering fan questions on Monday when he was asked how UFC 200 will do in his absence.
The Irishman was supposed to face Nate Diaz in a rematch at the UFC 200 main event, but McGregor was recently pulled from the card after he refused to travel to the United States to promote the event.
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McGregor now claims the promotion would have been looking at record-breaking numbers had he competed at UFC 200, but that’s not going to happen now that he’s no longer fighting on the card.