Artem Lobov was also pulled from the card for the role he played in the attack. White told TMZ that Chiesa was cut up and is being hospitalized for his injuries. One showed McGregor throwing a metal hand cart through a bus window, shattering the glass.
His also was was ordered to stay away from five people involved in the incident.
Conor McGregor has surrendered himself to New York police after crashing the UFC's media on Thursday at the Barclays Center and attacking a bus, according to several reports.
"I look at Chiesa, he's bleeding", Davis said.
One individual on the bus is alleged to have sustained cheek abrasions and scratches to his eye and nose.
In February, McGregor said he had offered to fight at UFC 222 but was denied. I can't cease fascinated about it. Sure sequences, sure actions, sure methods to organize. McGregor is due back in court June 14. "I love him to death. crazy motherf**ker".
Footage posted on Instagram shows the confrontation as it begins to turn violent, CBS2's Janelle Burrell reported. This is not Conor McGregor. If I can see what's happening ...
Error! There was an error processing your request. It was pure chaos, to say the least. "And that, for me, is a scary situation".
McGregor's arrest was the newest blow throughout a giant week for the game forward of UFC 223. "These things have happened", White said. "Khabib, when he gets confronted, he's confronting too". After an injury forced interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson to withdraw from his title fight with the Russian Khabib Nurmagomedov, a replacement was required on six days notice.
The group went down to the loading dock where some fighters who were to participate in Saturday's event were getting on buses. "We're accustomed to seeing car accidents and shoot-outs and fights and stuff like that".
Some cynics - including, reportedly, the police - believe the incident may have been part of pre-fight hype.
"She was really really really shaken up about this". He reportedly made $100 million from the match despite the loss. "He did the right thing". The rampage saw lightweight Michael Chiesa receive lacerations on his face, causing his fight with Anthony Pettis to be cancelled.
White then added: "This was an actual dangerous profession transfer for him".
"UFC 223 will proceed as scheduled with 10 bouts", the UFC said. McGregor was released on $50,000 bond. "But he felt the Khabib thing had to be done".
Conor McGregor in 2016 during a weigh-in in New York. "This could have ruined MMA in New York".
Journalist Chisanga Malata took to Twitter with the image, claiming that it's Conor McGregor's booking ticket. "He saved the day". Two of the criminal mischief charges are felonies.