Jake Paul has been calling out Conor McGregor for a fight for some time now. But, his latest online diss of the Irishman could have topped anything that’s come before.
Jake Paul is a YouTuber turned boxer while Conor McGregor is an MMA fighter who’s also dabbled in boxing and even fought against Floyd Mayweather in 2017. Conor was knocked out in the 10th round of the fight, but even still, it was a fight for the history books.
Jake Paul disses Conor McGregor with a chain
Prior to Conor McGregor’s UFC 264 fight against Dustin Poirier, Jake Paul dissed the Irishman on Instagram by revealing a chain he’d had made.
Jake can be seen in his IG video showing off the chain saying: “My new one-hundred-thousand-dollar NyQuil Mcgregor, sleepy McGregor chain, thankyou Benny the jeweller.
“McGregor, you better win tonight otherwise we’re not going to be able to fight. Because if you lose, you’re career’s over and that 50-million-dollar offer I gave you won’t be on the table anymore. Don’t go sleepy sleepy, goodnight McGregor.“
Conor McGregor’s UFC fight
On Saturday, July 10th 2021, Conor McGregor lost a fight against Dustin Poirier.
The 32-year-old broke his leg and the fight was stopped in the first round.
This rounds off the UFC 264 trilogy and also potentially throws Conor’s UFC future into question given his leg break.
Twitter reacts to the ‘sleepy McGregor’ chain
Of course, any social media beef between fighters always gets the attention of fans. Many people took to Twitter to comment on the savage chain that Jake Paul had made.
One person Tweeted: “Jake Paul got a chain of Conor McGregor sleep that mfr hard fr“.
Others thought that Conor should take the chain as a compliment: “So Jake Paul has just spent 100 grand on a chain with Conor McGregor on it, kids a fan hahahahahaha“.
Following Conor’s UFC loss on Saturday, someone else joked: “Jake Paul running to his jeweler to get a Conor McGregor broken ankle chain“.
Another added a GIF of Eddie Hearn saying “go on then” in response to a joke about Jake Paul’s jewellers asking if he wants another chain: “Jake Paul’s jewellers “do you want a Conor Mcgregor broken leg chain as well“
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