- Name: Conor McGregor
- Age: 28 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: MMA Fighter
- Net Worth: US $20 Million
- Status: Alive
Conor McGregor is an Irish professional MMA fighter. He’s the current Ultimage Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight Champion. He’s also competed in the featherweight and welterweight divisions. McGregor was born to parents Margaret and Tony on July 14, 1988 in Crumlin, Dublin. He has two sisters, Erin and Aoife. McGregor completed his education at Gaelscoil and Gaelcholaiste. He was a competitive soccer player for the Lourdes Celtic Football Club. He also worked 1 year as a plumber prior to fighting.
McGregor began kickboxing lessons at an early age. He later trained as a boxer under Olympian Phil Sutcliffe and later by Freddie Roach. McGregor earned All-Ireland boxing champion honors during his youth career. His amateur mixed martial arts debut was against Kieran Campbell in February 2007. He was 18 at the time. The match was decided via technical knockout in the first round in favor of McGregor. He was signed as a professional by Cage of Truth promotion shortly after.
McGregor’s professional record stands at 21 wins and 3 losses. He won his first two professional fights by TKO in 2008. He suffered his first lost at the hands of Artemij Sitenkov in June 2008. McGregor defeated Dave Hill at Cage Warriors FC 51 for the CWFC Featherweight Championship in June 2012. He bested Ivan Buchinger 6 months later for the CWFC Lightweight Championship.
McGregor signed with the UFC in February 2013. He defeated Marcus Brimage in April 2013 to mark his debut. His first “Performance of the Night” award was a first round victory over Diego Brandao in July 2014. McGregor defeated Jose Aldo in December 2015 to become the UFC Undisputed Featherweight Champion. He lost to Nate Diaz at UFC 196 but reclaimed victory at UFC 202. The re-match broke the UFC pay-per-view record with 1.65 million buys. McGregor defeated Eddie Alvarez in November 2016 to become the UFC Lightweight Champion.
Conor McGregor is 5ft 9in tall and is of Irish ancestry. His net worth is estimated at $20 million. McGregor earned $18 million in salary in 2016 according to Forbes. He banked an additional $4 million from endorsement deals with partners like Reebok, Bud Light, Fanatics and Monster Energy. His biggest purses over the years include $3 million at UFC 202 and $3.5 million at UFC 205.
McGregor is in a long term relationship with girlfriend Dee Devlin. Dee is reportedly pregnant with the couple’s first child.
Conor McGregor Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Conor Anthony McGregor
- Birthday: July 14, 1988
- How Old : Age: 28 years old
- Place of Birth: Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland
- Zodiac Sign: Cancer
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Mixed Martial Artist
- Years Active: 2008-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $20 Million
- Partner(s): Dee Devlin
- Death-O-Meter: Alive