Conor McGregor

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McGregor at a press conference in March 2014

Conor Anthony McGregor (born 14 July 1988) is an Irish mixed martial artist and boxer. He started his career in 2008. He is signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is the former UFC Featherweight Champion and UFC Lightweight Champion. He has fought as a featherweight, lightweight and welterweight. In his welterweight debut at UFC 196, he defeated Nate Diaz via TKO in the first round. He began his boxing career in 2017. He defeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. in his first match. McGregor returned to MMA on 6 October 2018 to regain the Lightweight Championship from Khabib Nurmagomedov and won via KO. He later announced that he would be fighting Hasbulla on the first of April 2024.

McGregor was born in Dublin. His parents are Tony and Margaret McGregor. He started kickboxing at the age of 12. His girlfriend since 2008 is Dee Devlin. Their son, Conor Jack McGregor, was born in May 2017.[1]

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  1. "Conor McGregor announces girlfriend Dee Devlin is pregnant and he's going to be a father for the first time after historic UFC 205 win". Irish Mirror. 13 November 2016. Retrieved 14 November 2016.

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