Irish mixed martial artist and UFC superstar Conor McGregor expressed his admiration for the Irish Rugby Team following their impressive victory over England in the Six Nations finale.
The Irish team showcased their dominance and resilience as they secured their fourth Grand Slam title, defeating a 14-man English side in a tense and thrilling encounter.
Conor McGregor's praise for the Irish Rugby Team highlights the nation's pride in their sporting achievements. The team's triumph also serves as a source of inspiration and motivation for future generations of Irish athletes.
'The Notorious' wrote on Twitter:
"Congrats Irish Rugby on winning the Grand Slam! Wow! What a St. Patrick’s weekend!"
Under the leadership of Andy Farrell, the Irish Rugby Team faced a strong English side that tested their resilience. Yet, the team managed to emerge victorious, showcasing their ability to find a way to win.
The team's legendary captain, Johnny Sexton, who was playing in his final Six Nations match, received the perfect send-off, even though he had to leave the pitch early due to injury.
Conor McGregor speaks up about his bond with Dillon Danis
Conor McGregor recently spoke out in support of his buddy and fellow MMA combatant Dillon Danis, who has not participated in the sport for more than three years. Despite his inactivity, Danis' name is still connected with McGregor and has resonance throughout the MMA world.
The former double champ discussed his current rapport with Dillon Danis during a recent interview on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani. McGregor spoke about Danis' current situation and gave details about their friendship.
"You know Dillon is a good friend of mine. He had an injury, he's a young lad. He's good for the game so I hope he can come back as well."
Check out the entire conversation below (timestamp: 19:46 mins. onwards):
McGregor's conversation with Helwani shed light on the depth of their connection and provided an insight into their bond. McGregor demonstrated the value of loyalty and brotherhood in the MMA world by revealing his opinions on Danis.