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Paddy Pimblett claims he will be bigger than Conor McGregor

By: Nikhil Chauhan

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Pimblett is the new mcgregor

Coming out of Europe, Paddy Pimblett has everything it takes to become the next Conor McGregor.

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Paddy Pimblett has emerged as the top-star in the UFC in such a short period of time. Pimblett continues to rise in the ranks and claims to be the real deal.

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It's not just Pimblett, but even fight fans have compared him to the Notorious Conor McGregor. Out of Europe and into the UFC from Cage Warriors, both the fighters have a lot of similarity.

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Speaking on comparison with McGregor, Pimblett finds it flattering and acknowledges the contribution of McGregor to the sport of MMA.

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"He is the biggest star the sport's ever seen, but I know I am going to be bigger than him because I'm going to bring so many more eyes to this sport." Pimblett said.

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Pimblett has gotten the right start to his UFC career, being able to perform in London back to back and garner the support of his country fans. 

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Much like Conor McGregor in the beginning, UFC is treating Paddy Pimblett right and making sure he is given the media attention that he deserves.

Should the results come his way as well, there's no doubt that Paddy PImblett could become as big as Conor McGregor if not more.

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Do you think Paddy "the Baddy" Pimblett can eclipse the "Notorious" Conor McGregor as the most famous MMA athlete?

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