UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley is not someone you want to make angry. The fighting machine is one of the deadliest fighters on the UFC roster and has the power to knock you out with his fists, and out-grapple you with his superior wrestling ability. Competing in NCAA Division 1 Wrestling, he has a long and storied history with combat sports, which has led to his successful MMA career.
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Backstage at the UFC 205 event, Woodley and McGregor shared a moment that looked like it was about to lead to fisticuffs (which isn't unusual for the Irishman), but tempers cooled and the situation never escalated, but according to Woodley, it almost got ugly.
Will this lead to a more intense confrontation? Or will it lead to a fight in the Octagon? Only time will tell, but any fight involving Conor McGregor has big money involved with it. We'll just have to see if Mystic Mac has time to fight in between the birth of his first child and doing Game of Thrones cameos.