Former UFC Champion,Conor McGregor has disclosed that he is set to return to UFC action on January 18,2020.

He would take on veteran American Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone in a welterweight bout at UFC 246.

31-year old Conor McGregor had previously fought twice at 170 pounds against Nate Diaz, losing the first fight to a second-round submission but winning an epic- return fight on points.

Since losing to Nurmagomedov,McGregor has had several brushes with the law and in a court hearing on November 1,2019,pleaded guilty to assaulting a man in a pub in Dublin earlier in the year.

McGregor has 21 professional wins with four losses in MMA and a single defeat to Floyd Mayweather in his professional boxing record has not fought since losing his lightweight title to Khabib Nurmagomedov via submission in October 2018.