“Frankly, I think he’s a bit too scared to come and face Jeff Horn. For Manny not to reappear, really says to me that he knows Jeff is the world champion,” said Palaszczuk to a group of reporters in Brisbane according to BloodyElbow.com.
As for Horn’s new alternative?
“If we could get Conor McGregor, that would be great,” told Palaszczuk.
As you have probably guessed, that ain’t happening. McGregor is returning the UFC and is out for the year because of medical suspension that was given to him after his tenth round technical knockout loss to Floyd Mayweather.