Conor Mcgregor Bio And Facts
Conor Anthony McGregor is an MMA fighter. McGregor was born in Crumlin, Ireland on 14, July, 1988. McGregor is of Irish nationality and he is seen as one of the best fighters to come from Ireland. Mcgregor, often known as one of the best MMA fighters of all time, has 22 total wins, and 4 losses. He has won 19 matches based on TKO, 1 match based on submission, and 2 matches have been a judge's decision. Mcgregor fights in the Welterweight division and fights for a team called Straight Blast Gym Ireland.
- Birthday: July 14, 1988 (14-07-1988)
- Education: Colaiste De Hide
- Net Worth: $110 million
- Occupation: Professional MMA Fighter
- Height: 5'9" (1.75 m)
- Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
- Position: Welterweight Division
- Years Active: 2008 - present
- Career Wins: 22
- Career Losses: 4
- Nicknames: The Notorious
- Teams: Straight Blast Gym Ireland
Conor Mcgregor is a famous UFC fighter who has fought in a total of 26 matches, making his UFC debut on March 8, 2008. McGregor fought for the Cage Warriors in his first couple of fights. Mcgregor lost only two of his first 6 fights, and he would go on to have a huge winning streak after claiming the featherweight championship and lightweight championship in 2012. McGregor was then signed by the UFC in 2013.
By 2015, Mcgregor would not only defeat Chad Mendez, but he also defeated Jose Aldo in a record 13 second fight that would lead McGregor to the featherweight title. In 2016, McGregor fought against Nate Diaz and lost, snapping a 15-match winning streak. McGregor and Diaz would face each other again in August of 2016, and this time, Mcgregor beat Diaz. After a couple of years of dispute with the MMA, Mcgregor started fighting again and in 2019, McGregor beat Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, stating that he was retiring after the match. Conor has now stated that he will fight again.
Titles and Awards
Conor Mcgregor has won a number of awards and titles in his career. McGregor in his early career one 2 CWFC Featherweight Championships. Later in his career, McGregor won a UFC Featherweight Championship, a UFC Interim Featherweight Championship, and a UFC Lightweight Championship.
McGregor has also won a number of UFC awards. In his two fights against Nate Diaz, McGregor won fight of the night in both matches. Mcgregor won Knockout of the Night Award when he beat Marcus Brimage. He has won performances of the night on six different occasions. Conor is the first Irish born UFC Champion. When Mcgregor fought Jose Aldo, he won the Fastest Title Fight award when he won in 13 seconds. He also has one most consecutive Performance of the Night award 5 different times. He has the most knockouts in the featherweight division history, and Mcgregor has won Most Performance of the Night Awards.
Conor McGregor is currently in a relationship with Dee Devlin, and they have been dating since 2008. The couple has one son together, Conor Jack McGregor Jr, and the couple met when Mecgregor was only 19 years-old. Conor Jack McGregor Jr. was born May 5, 2017. Mcgregor has two sisters named Erin and Aoife. In Reykjavik, McGregor trains with UFC fighter Gunnar Nelson at Mjolnir gym.
Mcgregor has been in the media several times throughout his UFC career, both for good things and bad. McGregor addressed the United States Congress on September 20, 2017, to plead for the legal protection of MMA fighters in the country. Mcgregor has been arrested and has faced legal trouble in his career. Mcgregor was charged with 3 counts of assault in an incident that occurred involving a bus. Mcgregor threw metal objects at a bus carrying people he had a dispute with. In 2017, Mcgregor played in a documentary film called Conor Mcgregor: Notorious.
- Mcgregor has the fastest UFC Title win in history. He knocked out Jose Aldo in 13 seconds to win the UFC Featherweight Championship.
- He was on welfare at the beginning of his career. McGregor used this to fuel him through his career as he is now worth over $100 million.
- Conor Mcgregor was often bullied as a child. He was a small underdeveloped child and a lot of people picked on him at school. Bullying is what drove Mcgregor to become a fighter and to defend himself. He started training for mixed martial arts and he used this bullying to fuel him. McGregor now is an advocate against bullying and he does speeches to help stop bullying. McGregor is also a gay rights advocate and supporter.
What is Conor McGregor's net worth?
Conor Mcgregor is a UFC fighter with a net worth of roughly $110 million. McGregor began his career in 2008 and started his career on welfare. He has now made several endorsement deals and has won many matches that have earned him large sums of money. In 2019, McGregor defeated Cerrone and made $30 million.
How many matches has Conor McGregor won?
Conor Mcgregor has played in 26 total UFC matches. UFC is a sport in which fighters engage one another in Mixed Martial Arts. Mcgregor has won 19 matches in total. He has won 19 matches based on knockout, 1 match based on submission, and 2 matches were decided by the judges decision. Mcgregor has only lost 4 UFC matches by submission.
Is Conor McGregor married?
Conor Mcgregor is not currently married. Since Mcgregor was 19 years-old, he has been dating Dee Devlin who is also from Ireland. Together the couple has one kid named Conor Jack McGregor Jr. who was born on May 5, 2017.