Donald Cerrone explains why Conor McGregor fight ‘doesn’t matter’ to him ahead of UFC 246

“Most eyes are gonna be on this event. And to me, it’s like, January 18, I’m going in there and fighting.”

The booking of McGregor vs Cerrone has drawn its fair share of critics, with many fans adamant the UFC should’ve booked the former against in in-form Justin Gaethje.

UFC president Dana White is somewhat perturbed by the notion fans are frustrated by the Cerrone welcoming McGregor back to the cage, telling Yahoo Sports: “There’s absolutely zero disappointment about the announcement of Cerrone.

“First of all, I’m not even going to go into names or anything else, I have one of the largest casinos in the world asking for crazy s**t for that fight.