McGregor in epic shirtless face-off with Branson

The shirtless pair puff out their chests and stare menacingly at each other as they re-enact a UFC staredown

If the UFC ends up having Tony Ferguson fight Khabib Nurmagomedov next, it sounds like they may need to strip Conor McGregor of the lightweight title first...

The Irishman met with Branson on Wednesday at the Pendulum Summit in Dublin's Convention Centre.

The Irish fighting star was present to pick up a lifetime achievement award for his business moves throughout his career.

Somehow the pair then engaged in a face-off, more commonly seen before a huge fight.

As the number two-ranked fighter in the lightweight division, Nurmagomedov appears to have only two fight options ahead of him: interim champion Tony Ferguson, and McGregor, who hasn't defended his belt since winning at UFC 205, where he beat Eddie Alvarez by way of technical knockout.

Donald Trump Bringing Massive Economic 'Cheerleader' Squad to Davos World Economic Summit
Mnuchin announced at the White House daily press briefing that he'd be leading the delegation on the trip to Davos later this month.

Paige Will Not Be Cleared to Return By WWE Officials
Paige has had an extremely turbulent year as she was suspended in August 2016 after failing the company's wellness policy. The situation is being compared to that of Edge , who was also medically disqualified from wrestling for WWE .

Rob Lowe slams Bella Thorne for being 'inconvenienced' by Montecito mudslides
Lowe shared a screenshot of Thorne's tweet on Thursday, January 11, via Instagram: "This attitude is why people hate celebrities/Hollywood".

Is the world really ready for a sequel to August's boxing extravaganza between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor? Nobody is interested in fighting for a fake belt.

"This is a game of time ... we can't let this thing go on forever and not give other guys the opportunity".

Russia's most popular fighter, undefeated lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov, who was victorious on the UFC 205 card against Michael Johnson, has always been rumored to headline an event his home country.

"As long as Conor is willing to fight by March, we could do Khabib vs". "And he's going to make a big fight in the future, but I think Khabib and Tony is the big fight and f***, they might even do that one in Russian Federation".