However, it turns out that the Russian has no incentive for such a match to take place and the money does not fool him at all. At least this is evident from his comments.
“Give me 100 million to beat this idiot again? I don’t think it’s rational,” the Dagestani told a news conference in Anji.
Habib unmistakably beat MacGregor at UFC 229 in 2018 to retain his title, and since then, rumors of a possible rematch have not ceased.
“I’m even surprised you keep asking me for such a rematch. I did everything I wanted against him. He even surrendered. Why do we keep discussing? You all saw what happened in the octagon. I controlled the match all the time. continuing the festival and making money. Why would I need 100 million? There are so many organizations that can give that money to. Let the UFC give it there. I don’t know what to do with that money, “Habib said.