Free Fight: McGregor vs. Alvarez

Today we round off our free fight build up for UFC 246 with the Lightweight Title fight between Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor. The bout took place at UFC 205 in Madison Square Garden in New York. McGregor came into this bout after his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202. Alvarez was making his first title defence after stopping Rafael dos Anjos in the first round earlier that year. 

For more build up check out the SevereMMA Podcast. Go on over to the SevereMMA Patreon for the rewatch of this fight where Sean Sheehan breaks down this exact fight in great detail on The ReWatch.

UFC 246 is on January 18th at the T-Mobile arena in Las Vagas. It is available to watch on BT Sports PPV and is available on the ESPN+ app in the US and standard PPV in Canada. 

Ian O'Neill is a Kilkenny man living in Canada. You can catch him on Twitter most of the time talking all things MMA. Follow me on Twitter and on Instagram @ioneillmma.