Conor McGregor may have lost the fight when he stepped into the ring for UFC 257, but all is not lost … he still has the unwavering support of Justin Bieber.
Bieber posted his unwavering love and support for the MMA fighter on his Instagram page, in response to the epic battle in the Octagon that left McGregor bloodied and defeated. McGregor may not have won that fight, but he’s still No.1 in Justin bieberthe books, and that’s a huge badge of honor in itself.
Those of you who witnessed McGregor Poirier’s fight this weekend are well aware of the history that has been made. Poirier was declared the winner by TKO and McGregor fans backed down as they watched their favorite fighter take blow after blow before falling to the ground in total defeat.
The fight started with McGregor looking strong and in control. All signs were that he was regaining control of Poirier once again, the same way he did in 2014. Considered one of the biggest games in the UFC and planned to start the new one year with a huge bang, there was a lot of pride. at stake for this fight, and of course, a lot of money.
Poirier avenged his defeat at the hands of McGregor 6 years ago by rising to the occasion with a huge win for UFC 257. It initially appeared that McGregor was in control and but Poirier started playing with him and was took command of the second round with a mad rush of punches that saw McGregor hitting the mat without a chance to recover.
The disappointment on McGregor’s face was obvious, but he kept it classy and praised his opponent for a well-run fight. Being a huge fan, Justin Bieber was clearly disappointed with the end result, but he took the opportunity to bring McGregor up to his 160 million followers.
Defeated but not suppressed
McGregor may have been defeated but he was not removed. In fact, Justin Bieber works hard to let fans know who reigns supreme in the world of mixed martial arts. He dedicated an article to McGregor showing his undying love and support for the fighter, making it clear that Bieber supports him in every way.
Beside a victorious image of McGregor, the captioned Bieber is post; “Love this guy win or lose @thenotoriousmma @properwhiskey ..” Fans who paid close attention noticed that Bieber not only threw his support behind McGregor as a fighter, but also plugged his business alcohol. By crediting McGregor Good whiskey label, Bieber has just referred millions of potential customers to purchasing whiskey.
Fans are with Justin Bieber on this one, totally agreeing that McGregor deserves all this love and support, posting comments such as; “We couldn’t agree with you more. 👑.”
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