Conor McGregor has ranked himself as No. 2 in a self-devised MMA “”Biggest Of All Time” record.
The Irishman believes Brazilian icon Anderson Silva is deserving of GOAT standing.
However McGregor is assured he will likely be prime of the pile when his profession within the Octagon involves an finish.
The Infamous, 31, is the face of the UFC after establishing himself as a world famous person lately.
McGregor has received 22 of his 26 skilled fights as a combined martial artist.
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And his legendary trash discuss has helped president Dana White rework the UFC right into a family identify.
McGregor, identified for his flamboyance inside and outdoors the Octagon, is at present on the hunt for a brand new opponent after defeating Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone earlier this yr. And lots of wish to see him get the prospect of exacting revenge upon Khabib Nurmagomedov.
There’s even discuss of a boxing rematch towards the undefeated Floyd Mayweather.
However within the meantime, McGregor has been devising a way for rating one of the best MMA fighters of all time.
And though he’s second for now, the Dubliner is adamant he will likely be in first place on the finish of his profession.
McGregor tweeted: “GOAT THREAD. The array of finishes, throughout 2 divisions, with champion standing in 1, Anderson Silva is No.1 MMA GOAT.
“My array of finishes, throughout three divisions, with champion standing in 2, I’m No.2, if not tied 1.
“Nevertheless nonetheless energetic, No.1 is absolutely secured by profession finish. And simply.
“GSP (Georges St Pierre) is in at three. A lot much less array of finishes however champion standing in 2. He’s far behind although.
“Causes = Left 170 after a lot injury taken+questionable determination.
“By no means re-engaged 170lb successors. Bottled Anderson struggle. Solely moved when one eyed fighter offered. Performed protected.
“Jon (Jones) is four. Perhaps tied three. Extra array of finishes than three and nonetheless energetic, however champion standing in simply 1.
“Causes = A number of lacklustre determination performances +questionable determination win.
“Making an attempt to play protected HW entry/avoiding its champion.
“I didn’t talked about PED outcomes on a number of entrants, regardless that that makes me the clear No.1 MMA GOAT, together with nonetheless being energetic.
“Though it shames, in addition to places all runs+finishes in full doubt, I’ve snored a number of juice heads.
“A real GOAT should do all of it.”