Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor

Irish mixed martial arts fighter
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Short biography

Conor Anthony McGregor is an Irish boxer and mixed martial arts fighter.

Brief biography

Conor McGregor was born on July 14, 1988, in Dublin, Ireland.

Since childhood he was interested in sports, but initially favored soccer. In particular, McGregor was an ardent supporter of Manchester United (Stretford), and himself for some time played for a team of soccer club Luders Celtic.

In 2006, Conor McGregor moved with his family to the Dublin suburb of Lucan, where he was educated at the local high school. In Lucan, McGregor began wrestling and became fully interested in mixed martial arts. In 2008, McGregor joined the SBG team. And in 2013, after a number of successful performances, Conor McGregor was contracted by the American "Ultimate Fighting Championship".

Conor McGregor released his own brand of whiskey "Proper Twelve".

In 2017, the biographical movie "Conor McGregor: Infamous" was released on the big screen.

Conor McGregor's fights

All in all, Conor McGregor spent twenty-five fights during his career. Of these, only four of them ended in his defeat. The most famous fights of Conor McGregor are considered:

  • Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz. Held in the year 2016. For this performance, Conor McGregor received the award "Best Fight of the Night". Thanks to his solid win over Nate Diaz, Conor McGregor won the featherweight title.

  • Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather. McGregor's only boxing fight. Held in 2017 and ended with McGregor losing by technical knockout in the tenth round.

  • Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov. Held in Las Vegas, in the year 2018. The fight was preceded by a bright PR campaign of both fighters, which included numerous statements and insults of the opponent. The fight itself ended with the defeat of McGregor and a loud scandal - Nurmagomedov broke out of the octagon and had a fight with members of McGregor's team.

Personal life

The athlete is married. Conor McGregor's wife is Dee Devlin. In 2017, the couple had a son, who was named Conor Jack McGregor.

Online activity

Conor McGregor is a modern athlete. Therefore, he can be found on all popular social networks.

Facebook. Conor McGregor's Facebook page has almost eight million people subscribed to it.

Twitter. His Twitter account has 7.5 million readers.

Instagram. The appearance of new photos of Conor McGregor in Instagram is followed by thirty million users.

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