Tony Ferguson, Conor McGregor, officially announced for UFC 228 on April 8 in Las Vegas

Early this morning, 11:30 AM, UFC President Dana White announced that Conor McGregor and Tony Ferguson will fight for the Lightwhite unification belt, April 8, 2018, in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. McGregor hasn’t fought in the octagon since November of last year, win he TKO’d Eddie Alvarez to win the Lightweight championship at UFC 205. Tony Fegurson of course is coming off a Interim bout victory against Kevin Lee last October.