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Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler still in the UFC 303 fight? Here's what we know

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Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler still in the UFC 303 fight? Here's what we know


Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler are still scheduled to fight at UFC 303. After a planned press conference on June 3 was suddenly cancelled, this is what we are left with.

McGregor, Chandler and their UFC 303 main-event on June 29th in Las Vegas were both scheduled to attend the 3Arena Press Conference in Dublin. Officially, the UFC announced that it had “postponed” the press conference about 12 hours before it was set to begin, with uncertainty surrounding McGregor as the reason.

With the fight just a few weeks away, it remains on – but the status feels tenuous. Here’s what we know about the situation surrounding McGregor vs. Chandler.

McGregor apologizes in a statement released on June 3.

Any doubt that McGregor was the reason for the press conference cancellation was erased after the former two-division UFC champion issued a statement in which he attributed the sudden turn of events to “a series of obstacles” outside his control. What that means exactly is anybody’s guess as McGregor wasn’t specific about whether the reason was related to injury, his contract or something else.



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