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Conor McGregor


ABOUT
ABOUT

‘The Notorious One’ Conor McGregor is arguably the most successful Mixed Martial Artist in the

history of the UFC and the sport. Four out of the six best selling UFC pay-per-view events featured

Conor McGregor on the fight card.


Pre-UFC Career and Life

Conor McGregor was born in Dublin, Ireland and found a love for football and boxing at a

comparatively young age. Although he began a plumbing apprenticeship, Conor McGregor would be

introduced into the fight world by Tom Egan.

Conor McGregor began fighting at the Ring of Truth promotion in Ireland before turning

professional, winning the CWFC Featherweight and Lightweight Championships. Dana White went to

Dublin, where he was approached to sign Conor McGregor and he ended up eventually doing so.


UFC Career

Conor McGregor is one of the most celebrated fighters in the history of UFC, with a string of

accolades to his name. At UFC 194, Conor McGregor defeated Jose Aldo in thirteen seconds into the

first round, to score the quickest victory in a UFC title fight.

Conor McGregor then defeated Eddie Alvarez in UFC 205 to become the UFC Lightweight Champion

and become the first two division champion in the entire history of the promotion. Conor

McGregor’s fight in UFC 229 is the biggest in history, in terms of pay-per-view buys.


Mayweather vs. McGregor

Not content with a career in the UFC, Conor McGregor took on Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather in one of

the biggest fights in history. Even though Conor McGregor lost the fight, the pay-per-view had 4.3

million buys in North America, which was the second biggest number ever. The fight was stopped in

the tenth round.


Khabib vs. McGregor

The leadup to the pay-per-view event of UFC 229 saw a huge amount of trash-talking take

place between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. When the pay-per-view finally

rolled around, Conor McGregor entered the Octagon with Khabib Nurmagomedov. In a 4-

round fight, McGregor was dominated by Khabib. The two put on a show, but in the end,

Conor McGregor had to tap out of the fight ending it early in the fourth round


Current Titles:

None


Weight: 155 LBs / 70.31 KGs

Class: Lightweight

Win-Loss-Draw: 21-4-0


Conor McGregor UFC and MMA Professional Record


ResultOpponentMethodEventDate
21–4Khabib NurmagomedovSubmission (neck crank)UFC 22910/5/2018
21–3Eddie AlvarezTKO (punches)UFC 20411/11/2016
20–3Nate DiazDecision (majority)UFC 2018/19/2016
19–3Nate DiazSubmission (rear-naked choke)UFC 1953/4/2016
19–2José AldoKO (punch)UFC 19312/11/2015
18–2Chad MendesTKO (punches)UFC 1887/10/2015
17–2Dennis SiverTKO (punches)UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver1/17/2015
16–2Dustin PoirierTKO (punches)UFC 1779/26/2014
15–2Diego BrandãoTKO (punches)UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Brandao7/18/2014
14–2Max HollowayDecision (unanimous)UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen8/16/2013
13–2Marcus BrimageTKO (punches)UFC on Fuel TV: Mousasi vs. Latifi4/5/2013
12–2Ivan BuchingerKO (punch)Cage Warriors: 5012/30/2012
11–2Dave HillSubmission (rear-naked choke)Cage Warriors: 466/1/2012
10–2Steve O'KeefeKO (elbows)Cage Warriors: 442/17/2012
9–2Aaron JahnsenTKO (punches)Cage Warriors: Fight Night 19/7/2011
8–2Artur SowinskiTKO (punches)Celtic Gladiator 2: Clash of the Giants6/10/2011
7–2Paddy DohertyKO (punch)Immortal Fighting Championship 34/15/2011
6–2Mike WoodKO (punches)Cage Contender 73/11/2011
5–2Hugh BradyTKO (punches)Chaos FC 72/11/2011
4–2Joseph DuffySubmission (arm-triangle choke)Cage Warriors 39: The Uprising11/26/2010
4–1Connor DillonTKO (corner stoppage)Chaos FC 610/8/2010
3–1Stephen BaileyTKO (punches)K.O.: The Fight Before Christmas12/11/2008
2–1Artemij SitenkovSubmission (kneebar)Cage of Truth 26/27/2008
2–0Mo TaylorTKO (punches)Cage Rage Contenders - Ireland vs. Belgium5/2/2008
1–0Gary MorrisTKO (punches)Cage of Truth 13/7/2008


Highest Selling Conor McGregor Pay Per Views


Nos.DateEventBuy rateRevenue
110/6/2018UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor2,400,000$180 million
28/20/2016UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 21,650,000$90 million
33/5/2016UFC 196: McGregor vs. Diaz1,500,000$80 million
412/12/2015UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor1,400,000$80 million
511/12/2016UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor1,300,000$83 million

Conor McGregor Girlfriend and/or Partner

Conor McGregor has been in a relationship with Dee Devlin since 2008. They have one son, Conor Jack McGregor Jr., who was born on May 05, 2017.






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