In a move that could either be a triumphant fairytale comeback or the biggest mistake of his career, Conor McGregor has been granted the rematch that he desired with Nate Diaz.

As you might recall, earlier this month the Dubliner suffered his first UFC defeat at the hands of American fighter Diaz - but he's going back for revenge at UFC 200 in Las Vegas on July 9th.

The welterweight rematch was confirmed by UFC boss Dana White last night, when he posted the below image to Twitter: