Conor McGregor biology, net worth, Facts

Conor McGregor biology, net worth, Facts

Conor McGregor is an Irish professional MMA fighter and the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight Champion. Conor McGregor was born in 14th July, 1988 in Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland to his parents “tony McGregor” as a father and “Margaret McGregor” as a mother. He’s also competed in the featherweight and welterweight divisions. He use to play soccer for the Lourdes Celtic Football club and he worked as a plumber prior to fighting for one year.

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Conor McGregor- career

Conor McGregor began kickboxing at his early age and he later trained as a boxer under Olympian Phil Sutcliffe and then by Freddie Roach. In his youth career he won all the Irelands boxing champion honors. In February 2007 amateur mixed martial arts debut was against Kieran Chambell, he was only 18 at the time. The match was decided by via technical knockout in the first round which was in the favor of McGregor.

During his professional career he won 21 matches and loosed 3 matches. In 2008, he won his first two matches by TKO. In the same year he suffered his first loss with Artemj Sitenkov. In Cage Warriors FC 51 he defeated Dave Hill for the CWFC Featherweight Championship.

In April 2013, Marcus Brimage was defeated by McGregor to mark his debut. In 2014, his first “Performance of the Night” award was a first round victory over Diego Brandao. He also defeated Jose Aldo in order to become UFC Undisputed Featherweight Champion in December 2015. McGregor reclaimed his victory with Nate Diaz in UFC 202 after his defeat in UFC 196. Their re-match broke the UFC pay-per-view with 1.65 million buys. In November 2016 UFC Lightweight Champion, he defeated to Eddie Alvarez.

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Conor McGregor is 5ft. 9in tall and citizen of Irish. The estimation of his net worth is $20 million. His earning is $18 million in salary in 2016 according to Forbes. Not only that, the endorsement deals with partners like Reebok, Fanatic, Monster Energy and Bud Light also increased his balance of $4 million. McGregor also earned $3 million at UFC 202 and $3.5 million at the UFC 205.

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