Conor McGregor’s return to the Octagon lasted every 1 1/2 rounds Saturday night / Sunday morning on Fight Island. The former two-division UFC champion ate a series of Dustin Poirier kicks and strikes in a TKO loss.
Rather than relaunching himself in the title fight or polishing his legacy, he was floundering around the canvas, dizzy and injured after a brutal loss.
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And while any fighter has to be admired to get into the cage or the ring, that doesn’t mean social media will shrink them down anyway when they get shrunk like McGregor did.
In other words, Twitter – including a guy named Logan Paul – had a blast watching the Irishman get flattened in his rematch with Poirier: