Aldo Continues Calling Out McGregor In Hopes Of Rematch At UFC 200


Almost minutes after Nate Diaz choked out Conor McGregor at UFC 196 earlier this month, former UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo began lobbying for a rematch against McGregor. With reports that McGregor-Diaz II is all but official for the UFC 200 main event in July, Aldo appears to be banging the McGregor-drum as loud as possible as a last-ditch effort to attempt to get the fight.

Aldo has been posting a number of tweets lately in an attempt to build-up interest in a second fight against McGregor. On Sunday night, he wrote and tagged the UFC President in a post that read: “#AldoMcGregor2 #UFC200. I’m waiting Dana White.”

On Monday, Aldo tried a different approach, but ultimately has the same goal.

“I want it. You want it. Your coach wants it,” wrote Aldo in a tweet that featured a photo of him holding a burning Joker card (as Aldo often refers to McGregor as “The Joker” of the 145-pound division). “One battle took place but the war is not over! #UFC200.”

As noted, is reporting that contracts have actually been sent to McGregor and Nate Diaz for an immediate rematch between the two at UFC 200 on July 9th in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Rory MacDonald Paul Daleyvideo

Rory MacDonald’s Bellator 173 Media Scrum: ‘Me & Paul Daley Were Definitely Meeting Sooner...

Rory MacDonald isn't surprised that he's going head-to-head with Paul Daley. "Red King" is set to meet "Semtex" at Bellator 179 inside the SSE Arena,...
Lorenz Larkin

Scott Coker: ‘I Feel Good About How Negotiations Are Going With Lorenz Larkin’

It looks like Bellator is still pursuing Lorenz Larkin after all. Last month, a report claimed Bellator was placing a bid on Ryan Bader, but...
Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee Doesn’t Think UFC Wants Francisco Trinaldo in Top 5 Rankings

Kevin Lee is willing to do the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) a "favor." Lee is set to do battle against Francisco Trinaldo at a UFC...
Ryan Bader

Ryan Bader on Phil Davis Rematch: ‘That’s The Fight I Want’

Ryan Bader is shooting straight for the Bellator title. While "Darth" isn't an official member of the Bellator roster, he has come to an agreement...
Alexander Gustafsson

Alexander Gustafsson vs. Glover Teixeira in The Works For UFC Stockholm

Alexander Gustafsson and Glover Teixeira appear to be on a collision course. reports sources close to the situation have confirmed that the Ultimate Fighting...