Conor McGregor, born as Conor Anthony McGregor, is a professional mixed martial artist and boxer from Ireland. Known for his aggressive fighting style and brash personality, McGregor has been a major draw in the world of combat sports. He’s won multiple titles in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and is the first fighter in UFC history to hold titles in two different weight divisions simultaneously.
|Birthday||July 14, 1988|
|Birthplace||Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland|
|Age||34 years old|
|Profession||Professional Mixed Martial Artist and Boxer|
|Known For||Winning multiple UFC Championships, first UFC fighter to hold titles in two different weight divisions simultaneously|
|Height||5’9″ (175 cm)|
|Estimated Net Worth||$200 million (as of 2023)|
McGregor started training in boxing at a young age and later transitioned into mixed martial arts. His professional MMA debut took place in 2008.
Career Highlights and Trivia
- McGregor won the Cage Warriors Featherweight and Lightweight Championships in 2012, making him the first European professional mixed martial artist to hold titles in two divisions simultaneously.
- He replicated this feat in the UFC by becoming the Featherweight and Lightweight Champion in 2016.
- McGregor faced Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a highly publicized professional boxing match in 2017, which marked his debut in professional boxing.
- Known for his extravagant lifestyle and outspoken nature, McGregor has been involved in several controversies outside of the ring.
- He announced his retirement from fighting multiple times but has made several comebacks.
McGregor is in a long-term relationship with Dee Devlin. The couple have three children together.
Throughout his career, McGregor has faced off against some of the biggest names in MMA and boxing, including fighters like Nate Diaz, José Aldo, Khabib Nurmagomedov, and Floyd Mayweather Jr.