Dustin Poirier has obtained the ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain that Jake Paul despatched him yesterday. The No.1-ranked light-weight plans to public sale off the $100,000 diamond necklace for charitable causes and donate the proceedings to Good Battle Basis.
Following Poirier’s win over Conor McGregor at UFC 264, Paul provided his custom-made chain as a present to ‘The Diamond.’ Poirier, who recorded his second straight win over the Irishman, gladly accepted the supply.
After receiving the ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain, Poirier uploaded an image of himself posing with the swanky jewel. He famous that the chain might be auctioned off ‘to do one thing huge’ in his hometown.
“Received the sleepy mac chain from Jake Paul. I might be auctioning it off quickly for The Good Battle Basis to do one thing huge in Lafayette,” Poirier wrote on Twitter.
Whereas interacting with ESPN MMA, Paul had stated Poirier posting an image with the ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain will make the Irishman look “silly.”
The YouTuber-turned-boxer joined arms with Poirier to mock their frequent enemy, McGregor. In December final yr, Paul had ridiculed ‘The Diamond’ in his foul-mouthed rant directed on the former two-division champion.
“Let’s get this factor auctioned for $500k” – Jake Paul on how a lot cash he needs ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain to lift
Jake Paul is hoping that his ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain will increase at the least $500,000 – the sum that Conor McGregor promised to donate to Dustin Poirier’s charity.
“Let’s get this factor auctioned for $500k so we truly fulfill McGregor’s pretend guarantees,” wrote Jake Paul.
The rivalry between McGregor and Poirier began brewing after ‘The Diamond’ accused the Irishman of not following by way of along with his promised charity donation. In response, McGregor claimed he didn’t know the place the Good Battle Basis would make the most of his cash.
After a number of exchanges with McGregor on social media, Poirier accepted he ought to have stored the matter non-public. ‘The Infamous,’ nonetheless, donated $500,000 to the Boys & Women Membership of Acadiana, a Louisiana-based charity.
Now that Poirier is about to public sale off the expensive chain he obtained from Jake Paul, the Good Battle Basis might nicely accumulate a hefty donation that was initially supposed to return from McGregor.