Facts about Conor Mcgregor Height, Wife, Net Worth, Fight, Age, Wiki, Bio, Girlfriend & More:
- Full Name – Conor Anthony McGregor
- Nickname – The Notorious
- Birthday – 14 July, 1988
- Age – 31 years old
- Birth Place – Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
- Current Residence – Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
- Nationality – Irish
- Profession – Mixed Martial Artist
- Zodiac Sign – Cancer
- Religion – Irish Catholic
- Girlfriend – Dee Devlin
- Net Worth – $100 Million
- Height – 5’9”
- Weight – 77kgs
Conor Anthony McGregor Wiki/ Bio
Conor McGregor is an Irish professional mixed martial artist and a boxer. He is the former ‘Ultimate Fighting Championship’(UFC). He is the former ‘UFC’ lightweight and featherweight champion. As a skilled professional boxer, he has achieved most of his victories due to knockouts or technical knockouts via punches. In 2008, he started his career as mixed martial arts and within a couple of years, he won two titles – Cage Warriors Featherweight and Lightweight Championship.
He lives an extravagant lifestyle. In the year 2016, he got into the ‘Forbes’ top 100 highest-paid athletes and ranked 85th in the list. He was out of his boxing career for ten months as he was injured during a bout with Max Holloway. On winning the lightweight championship he gave birth to his first child in May 2017. As of August 2018, Conor Anthony McGregor was ranked No.2 on the UFC’s pound for pound rankings.
Age, Height and Fighting Style
Being born on 14th of July, 1988, he becomes 31 years this year. Conor stands 5’9” and has a 74” reach, measurements that usually gives him an advantage in his matches. Conor Anthony McGregor holds a brown belt with the grappling techniques of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
Conor McGregor Net Worth
Conor Anthony McGregor has earned $100 Million from his last fight only against Floyd Mayweather. He was listed 24th in the Forbes list of highest paid athletes. He also deals with Dr, Monster Energy, Reebok and Bud Light and with Burger King in early 2018. McGregor has also started his own fashion brand named ‘August McGregor’ with custom clothier David August.
Conor McGregor Early Life, Parents
Conor Anthony McGregor was born to Tony McGregor, his father and Margaret McGregor, his mother on July 14, 1988, in Crumlin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Born and raised in Crumlin, McGregor attended his school named Gaelscoil and Gaelcholaiste at both primary and at the secondary level in Colaiste de hide in Tallaght. He used to play football in his childhood days and he was the member of Lourdes Celtic Football Club.
At the age of 12, Conor Anthony McGregor began boxing at Crumlin Boxing Club. In 2006, McGregor along with his family moved to Lucan, Dublin. He started a plumbing apprenticeship in Lucan. Conor Anthony McGregor made his mixed martial arts debut in an amateur fight on February 17, 2007, against Kieran Campbell for the Irish Ring of Truth promotion in Dublin.
Wife, Girlfriend, Personel Life
Born to his parents, Tony McGregor and Margaret McGregor, Conor was born and raised in Crumlin, had two sisters, Erin and Aoife. At present Conor Anthony McGregor is in relationship with his girlfriend Dee Devlin since 2008. They met each other in a club and when Conor was 19. The couple w blessed with a son, Conor Jack McGregor on May 5, 2017.
McGregor trains with fellow UFC fighter Gunnar Nelson at Mjolnir gym in Reykjavik. He was charged with three counts of assault and one count of criminal mischief for throwing metal equipment at the bus’s window carrying Nurmagomedov, Rose Namajunas, Al LaQuinta, Karolina.
Conor Anthony McGregor Career
Mixed Martial Arts: After signing with the Irish Cage of Truth promotion, he started training at the Straight Blast Gym(SBG) in Dublin under John Kavanagh in 2008. On March 9,2008, McGregor made his professional MMA debut against Gary Morris. McGregor defeated Gary Morris in the second round of the match via technical knockout. McGregor then made his featherweight debut against Artemij Sitenkov and lost the match but after that McGregor defeated Stephen Bailey and Connor Dillon at featherweight. In 2012, he was successful in becoming the first European professional mixed martial artist to win both the CWFC Featherweight and Lightweight championships simultaneously.
Ultimate Fighting Championship
McGregor made his UFC debut against Marcus Brimage on April 6, 2013. He defeated Marcus Brimage in a tough fight and was awarded ‘Knockout of the Night’. On August 17, 2013, McGregor tore his anterior cruciate ligament during a fight against Max Holloway. The injury took ten months to recover and Conor was out of action. After recovery, on 19th July 2014, McGregor returned back to his action fighting against Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46 and on this day he was awarded his first ‘ Performance of the Night’ as he defeated Dustin Poirier via technical knockout at UFC 178 on September 27, 2014.
In order to publicize the bout, both McGregor and Aldo went on a 12-day tour at eight cities in five countries. The most awaited McGregor vs Aldo fight finally took place on December 12, 2015, at UFC 194 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He took only 13 seconds to defeat Aldo and become the second undisputed UFC Featherweight Champion in history. He grabbed a total of 5 ‘ Performance of the Night’ Award. McGregor was stripped of the Lightweight Championship due to inactivity on 7th of April,2018.