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Conor McGregor, an Irish professional mixed martial artist, is currently under contract with the “Ultimate Fighting Championship” (UFC). Renowned for his participation in various weight divisions such as featherweight, lightweight, and welterweight, he was born on July 14, 1988, as Conor Anthony McGregor. McGregor has previously held titles in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions.
In addition to being a skilled mixed martial artist, he is also an accomplished professional boxer known for his exceptional knockout abilities. He holds the title of the biggest pay-per-view draw in the history of MMA. In 2016, he made history by becoming the first MMA fighter to be featured on Forbes’ list of the top 100 highest-paid athletes.
Height / Weight / Age
Conor McGregor’s weight is 77 kilograms (or 170 pounds). He stands at a height of 175 centimeters (or 5 feet 9 inches). He is about to celebrate his 34th birthday. McGregor has dark brown eyes and blonde hair.
He possesses a well-built physique with the following measurements: a chest measuring 42.5 inches, a waist of 33 inches, and biceps measuring 16 inches. Additionally, he proudly displays a thick Dublin accent and a multitude of tattoos adorning his body. Renowned for his distinctive fashion sense and penchant for designer clothing, it has become his trademark.
Conor McGregor’s estimated net worth is around $22 million. Among his impressive car collection are models such as the Mercedes-Benz S500, Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, Lamborghini Aventador Roadster, BMW 730 M Sport, BMW i8, Cadillac Escalade, Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe, and another BMW 730 M Sport.
Education / Family
Conor McGregor was born in Crumlin, Dublin, to Tony and Margaret McGregor. He received his education at Gaelcholáiste Coláiste Cois Life in Ireland, where he also played football for the school team. McGregor’s family relocated to Lucan, where he crossed paths with Tom Egan, who would go on to become a UFC fighter in the future.
|Real Name||Conor Anthony McGregor|
|Nickname||The Notorious, Mystic Man|
|Birth Place||Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland|
|Date Of Birth||July 14, 1988|
|Height||In centimeters – 175 cmIn feet inches – 5’9”|
|Weight||In kilograms – 77 kgIn pounds – 170 lbs|
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
|Profession||Mixed martial artist|
|School||Gaelcholaiste Colaiste Cois Life, Ireland|
|Home Town||Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland|
|Debut||UFC – 2013|
|Fathers Name||Tony McGregor|
|Mothers Name||Margaret McGregor|
|Sister||Erin McGregorAoife McGregor|
Career / Fashion And Style
In Dublin, back in 2007, he had his first taste of the MMA world when he stepped into the ring for the ‘Irish Ring of Truth’ event. Although it was an amateur fight, he showcased his skills and emerged victorious against Kieran Campbell. The following year, in 2008, he transitioned to the professional MMA circuit and secured his first win as he triumphed over Gary Morris.
In his featherweight debut, he suffered a loss to Artemji Sitenkov. However, he bounced back with a victory in a featherweight bout against Stephen Bailey. His impressive career highlights include winning the featherweight and lightweight championships in 2011 and 2012 respectively in the CWFC organization. Notably, he became the first European professional MMA fighter to hold titles in two divisions.
In 2013, he inked a multi-fight deal with the ‘UFC’ organization, where he emerged victorious in his debut match against Marcus Brimage and secured his inaugural ‘Knockout of the Night’ accolade. Subsequently, in 2016, the ‘California State Athletic Commission’ granted him a professional boxing license. His exceptional performances in 2015 and 2016 led to him being bestowed with the prestigious title of ‘Sherdog Fighter of the Year’ in both those years.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
He has been in a committed relationship with Dee Devlin for a considerable period, although they have not yet tied the knot. Together, they have a son named Conor Jack McGregor and a daughter named Croia McGregor.
|Girlfriends||Dee Devlin (2008-present)|
|Children||Son – Connor Jack McGregor (born 2017)Daughter – Croia McGregor|
List of Conor’s favourite things.
|Favourite Boxer||Muhammad Ali|
|Favourite Football Club||Manchester United|
|Favourite Food||Grilled Cheese Sandwiches|
Some Interesting Facts About Conor McGregor
- Because of his short stature, he suffered from constant bullying at school. Hence, he was inclined towards combat wrestling.
- He is a trained plumber. He picked a $180 cheque from social welfare before his first high profile fight in UFC.
- He played football in childhood. Before entering boxing and MMA, he played for ‘Lourdes Celtic’ and his school team.
- In 2013, he made his UFC debut and defeated the US fighter Marcus Brimage in just 67 seconds.
- The president of UFC ‘Dana White’ praised him by saying ‘you are the biggest thing ever happened to UFC for the sport of MMA.
- He is the first non-American fighter to win two world titles in two different weight classes.
- He supports same-sex marriage as he believes that every human being deserves equal rights.
- He was asked to audition for spy movie series James Bond, for the role of villain.
- He defeated Aldo in 13 seconds which is considered as the quickest knockout in the UFC title fight.
- At immortal fighting champion 4, he knocked out Paddy Doherty in 4 seconds.
- His hobbies are doing origami and shopping.
- His fighting style is an aggressive shaker.
- In 2019, he was arrested on charges of strong-armed robbery and criminal mischief in Florida.