Conor McGregor

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McGregor at a press conference in March 2014

Conor Anthony McGregor (born 14 July 1988) is an retired Irish cap 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. He began his boxing career in 2017. He lost to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in his first match. McGregor returned to MMA on 6 October 2018 to regain the Lightweight Championship from Khabib Nurmagomedov but lost via submission.

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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