Tony Ferguson says ‘b*tch’ Michael Chandler is ‘trying to delay that ass-whoopin’

Tony Ferguson has actually exposed a match with Michael Chandler remains in the works for later on this year.

Ferguson (25-6 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 15-4 UFC), a previous interim UFC light-weight champ, composed on social networks Saturday that he’s remained in conversations for a face-off with Chandler (22-7 MIXED MARTIAL ARTS, 1-2 UFC) in April or June.

The match had yet to be reported openly, however when Chandler addressed a fan concern on Twitter about his desire to eliminate Conor McGregor, it triggered Ferguson to put his cards on the table and concern whether the previous Bellator champ truly wishes to combat (by means of Twitter):

There’s My Bitch!!! @MikeChandlerMMA The Brass @danawhite @ufc Relayed Your Message Stating You Would Be All set For Me April/June. Appears like Your Attempting To Postpone That Ass-Whoopin’ I Owe Ya For Cutting In Line Kid- It’s Fumbling Season MF, Male Up- Champ

Ferguson, 37, is presently in the middle of a three-fight losing skid. After going on a 12-fight winning streak, he’s dropped bouts to Justin Gaethje, Chandler Oliveira, and Beneil Dariush.

Chandler, 35, for his part, has actually lost back-to-back bouts to Gaethje and Oliveira after winning his UFC launching vs. Dan Hooker in January 2021. The Gaethje contest was the Battle of the Year for a lot of, while the Olivera bout was for the uninhabited UFC light-weight belt.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.