Ian Garry will get fresh UFC 292 opponent

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The repeat must skedaddle on.

Unbeaten Irishman Ian Machado Garry will now face venerable welterweight Neil Magny at subsequent weekend’s UFC 292 tournament in Boston, it has been confirmed on Thursday. The dead swap comes after his long-established opponent, Geoff Neal, modified into forced to withdraw from the card due to undisclosed health causes.

Geoff Neal has bitched out… I will peaceable repeat up in Boston august Nineteenth

— “The Future” Ian Machado Garry (@iangarryMMA) August 9, 2023

“Geoff Neal is a b*tch,” Garry said in a video posted to social media. “What is God exhibiting me lawful now? Is that this God giving me what I on the starting put asked for?”

Garry had known as for a fight with Magny following his impressive first-spherical close of Daniel Rodriguez in Could also fair but UFC matchmakers opted to pair him with Neal as a change. However with that bout having fallen apart, it appears to be like because the the Dubliner is role to earn his wish in entrance of what’s anticipated to be a fiercely partisan crowd in his favour in Boston’s TD Garden subsequent weekend.

New opponent!@NeilMagny steps in to face @IanGarryMMA at #UFC292 subsequent week!

— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) August 10, 2023

On Wednesday, Magny pubished a instruct of him exhibiting to trace a UFC bout settlement, writing: “When a chance of a lifetime affords itself, my must act at some level of the lifetime of that change.”

Garry has been flawless in his UFC profession so far. He has received each of his 5 bouts in Octagon (12-0 total), earning three finishes in that spell.

Magny, meanwhile, has alternated wins and losses in his previous four — with those two defeats coming against Garry’s Execute Cliff FC training partners Shavkat Rakhmanov and Gilbert Burns.


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