Jackass star Steve-O has taken a pop at Conor McGregor, after the Dubliner branded him a ‘crack head’ throughout a Twitter rant in opposition to Justin Gaethje.
aethje was trying to win the UFC’s 155lb title on the second time when he took on Oliveira at UFC 274.
The light-weight star tapped out in opposition to Oliveira, who had been stripped of the belt on Friday after failing to make weight and so could not win the belt.
But the Brazilian took down Gaethje and compelled him to faucet from a rear-naked choke within the opening spherical.
Oliveira will problem for the vacant belt in his subsequent struggle with potential challengers together with Islam Makhachev, Michael Chandler and McGregor.
The Irishman, who’s at the moment finishing his restoration from the damaged leg he suffered in his trilogy-fight defeat by Dustin Poirier final summer time, took to Twitter to lash out at Gaethje, with whom he has a long-standing rivalry.
“Gaethje is a jackass,” McGregor wrote. “The amount of absolute dribble he speaks as well. Over and over. A Grad- A jackass! A bird brain with a bird-brain manager. Two bum t**** they are. He is. A Jackass.”
He added: “Stevo Ocrack head in recovery should see if Johnny can give him a part.”
Taking to Instagram, Steve-O, who has battled drug dependancy, retorted: “I don’t know what’s gone additional downhill, Conor’s preventing or the leisure worth of his insults.
“Dude’s giving ‘trash talk’ a complete new that means… Let’s get him a winnable tune-up struggle, @danawhite, I don’t wish to see the man fall any additional!”
Fellow Jackass star Chris Pontius replied: “That guy seems to really like putting others down and boasting about money, but in a way, I kind of feel sorry for him.”
Fans additionally took to the feedback part to again up Steve-O, inside one writing: “I have no idea what’s going on but this man indeed cannot roast” one other added: “Nobody talks about Steve-O like that! Not on my watch!
One jokes: “Those definitely are all phrases, they simply actually do not join like they need to… sort of like his putting.”
This is not the primary time the UFC star and and Steve-O have traded on-line blows. McGregor beforehand labelled the daredevil a ‘crack head’ following a video posted by UFC’s official Twitter account in July 2021 through which the Jackass star predicted a Dustin Poirier win over the Dubliner.
Steve-O was fast to retort: “Since Conor McGregor says I’m a “crackhead” for picking Dustin Poirier to beat him tonight at UFC 264, there must be crackheads everywhere, because I’ve not heard about any actual professionals picking Conor,” he stated in an Instagram caption.