|NET WORTH:||$100 million|
|Born:||July 14, 1988|
|Country of Origin:||Republic of Ireland|
|Source of Wealth:||MMA Fighter|
Conor McGregor is an Irish professional MMA fighter in the UFC. McGregor is currently signed to the UFC and is the UFC Lightweight Champion. He’s also former UFC Featherweight Champion.
McGregor is one of only three fighters in UFC history to have won titles in more than one weight class. He’s also recently been in the news for his professional boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather.
In 2018, Conor McGregor’s net worth is $85 million, making him the richest MMA fighter in the world.
Conor McGregor was born in Dublin, Ireland on the 14th July 1988. He was raised in Crumlin and attended school in Coláiste de hÍde in Tallaght.
It was here that Conor’s passion for the sport began to grow. Before becoming interested in fighting, McGregor became a big fan of soccer. He then started boxing at Crumlin Boxing Club when he was 12 years old.
Conor was raised in a working-class family, and after he left school, he undertook a plumbing apprenticeship. During this time, he also started training mixed martial arts with a new friend, and future UFC fighter, Tom Egan.
Conor’s career in mixed martial arts began when he was 18 years old, and made his MMA debut. He won his first amateur fight by TKO against Kieran Campbell, and after the fight was signed to Irish Cage of Truth Promotions.
This is when his professional fighting career began.
McGregor fought professionally for 5 years, before being offered a contract to fight in the UFC. He made his UFC debut in 2013 against Marcus Brimage and was victorious.
Since then, McGregor has become a true UFC sensation, being one of only 3 fighters to win titles in multiple weight classes. And after a huge payout in 2017 for his professional boxing debut against Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather, he is now the richest MMA fighter in the world.
As of 2018, Conor McGregor’s net worth is $85 million.
Here are some of the best highlights of Conor McGregor’s career:
Began showing interest in MMA (April 2006)
First MMA Fight (February 2007)
First Professional MMA Fight (March 2009)
UFC Debut (April 2013)
Fastest UFC Knockout in Championship Match (Jose Aldo, December 2015)
Professional Boxing Debut (August 2017)
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