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Japanese kickboxer Tensin Natsukawa to Twitter said the Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Conor McGregor, who has previously wished to fight with him.
The athlete thanked the MacGregor for the fact that he knows his name. “I am proud that you just wanted to fight me,” wrote Natsukawa. He also added that the fight may take place in the category up to 58 kilograms, and according to the rules of kickboxing.
January 7, McGregor said he wants the fight against Natsukawa. He said that he wanted to go against him until the summer of 2019.
Japanese December 31 knocked out American boxer Floyd Mayweather. The battle took place according to the rules of Boxing and was exhibition, so it is not included in the statistics of the athletes. For the victory in the first round Mayweather got nine million dollars. Later the organizers, the promotion RIZIN, was accused of staging the match.
Video, photo All from Russia.