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- Feb 5, 2015
According to UFC president Dana White, Conor McGregor is getting back into the Octagon on January 18th.
Brett Okamoto of ESPN is reporting that McGregor will return against Donald Cerrone at welterweight at UFC 246 in Las Vegas. The bout will not be contested for any belt. White says that Conor has signed on for it, and that Cerrone has agreed to terms. Cerrone has also agreed to a new multi-fight contract with the promotion according to his representatives.
“Conor has signed and Cowboy is ready to go,” White said.
The bout will serve as the headliner of the PPV event.
McGregor has not competed since being submitted by Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 in…