Sure, he might have lost to Floyd Mayweather in his professional boxing debut, but he ended up with a record purse for his troubles, estimated at a minimum of $30 million.
McGregor was hanging out with his girlfriend Dee Devlin in New York City when he was quizzed about his future and speculations regarding his potential boxing against Pacquiao, TMZ reported. McGregor didn't outright say no, but the Irish phenom did say "I think a true right is what I want to do next".
McGregor (21-3) is a two-weight UFC champion and now holds the lightweight title.
It made 4.3m pay-per-view buys in North America, second only to Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao's 4.6m in 2015.
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Pacquiao said earlier this month that preliminary talks had begun over a boxing match between him and McGregor.
But nearly immediately after that, UFC President Dana White would threaten to sue Pacquiao's camp.
He'll not be lacking for takers if he returns to the Octagon in 2018.
"If we can negotiate it, I have no problem".
McGregor also bluntly ruled out switching to wrestling.
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The Cairo court also ordered Shaimaa Ahmed , better known by her stage name Shima, to pay a fine of 10,000 pounds (about $560). Shyma was arrested on November 18 after complaints about the video for her song " I Have Issues ", cops said.
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The court ordered that once the inquiry is set up, it should complete its task and present its report to Zuma within 180 days. Zuma steps down next week as president of the ANC after a 10-year term marked by damning court judgements against him.
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The two teams have met on five previous occasions in the Champions League knockout stages, but Conte added: "The past is the past".