Conor McGregor is an Irish professional mixed martial artist, former Cage Warriors and professional boxer. His full name is Conor Anthony McGregor. He was born on 14 July 1988 in Crumlin, Ireland.
His father’s name is Tony McGregor and his mother’s name is Margaret McGregor.
Conor did his primary schooling from Irish-language schools – the Gaelscoil Scoil Mológa. He had a lot of interest in football during school.
So he played football for Lourdes Celtic Football Club. When Conor was 12 years old, he joined Crumlin Boxing Club and learned boxing.
In 2006, Conor McGregor and his family moved to Lucan. There he met UFC fighter, Tom Egan. Soon both started mixed martial arts (MMA) training.
After completing his training, on February 17, 2007, at the age of 18, he fought mixed martial arts with Kieran Campbell in the Irish Ring of Truth promotion in Dublin.
After the first match, he made mixed martial arts his professor. Then in 2015, He defeated José Aldo in UFC 194 in just 13 seconds into the first round.
This match made Conor the fastest winning fighter in UFC title fight history. Then McGregor defeated Eddie Alvarez in UFC 205’s UFC Lightweight Championship. This win makes him the first fighter in UFC history to win two weight divisions simultaneously.
Connor’s match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. was the biggest pay-view (PPV) match in MMA history.
In 2021, Conor McGregor ranked #6 in UFC lightweight rankings and #15 in UFC men’s pound-for-pound rankings.
Conor McGregor Quotes :
“Challenge yourself, you become a better man, a better individual, a better fighter.” – Conor McGregor
“Life is about growing and improving and getting better.” – Conor McGregor
“Everyone wants things for free. You’ve got to put in the work. You’ve got to grind. You’ve got to go through the struggle, and you’ve got to get it.” – Conor McGregor
“My success isn’t a result of arrogance – it’s a result of belief.” – Conor McGregor
“To do anything to a high level, it has to be a total obsession.” – Conor McGregor
“If you deserve it, go get it.” – Conor McGregor
“When I am free to train and free to move, I feel like a gorilla in the jungle.” – Conor McGregor
“The thing about the truth is, not a lot of people can handle it.” – Conor McGregor
“Enjoy competition. Enjoy challenges. If a challenge is in front of you, go ahead and conquer it.” – Conor McGregor
“Approach everything with an open mind, with a learning mind.” – Conor McGregor
“Always look to learn. Learning something new is a great feeling. The feeling of progress.” – Conor McGregor
“Look out for those who look out for you. Loyalty is everything.” – Conor McGregor
“Nothing good ever comes from worrying or sitting there feeling sorry for yourself…” – Conor McGregor
“Winners focus on winning. Losers focus on winners.” – Conor McGregor
“Be grateful with everything you have and you will be successful in everything you do.” – Conor McGregor
“Real champions fight through adversity.” – Conor McGregor
“Be fearless.” – Conor McGregor
“Ritual is another word for fear, manifested in a different way.” – Conor McGregor
“Never afraid to commit to something.” – Conor McGregor
“My preparation is about precision. It is a science.” – Conor McGregor
“Competition gives me energy. It keeps me focused.” – Conor McGregor
“You beat him verbally. You beat him mentally, and then finally, you beat him physically. That’s the three ways to beat a man.” – Conor McGregor
“When I do something, I do it full steam ahead.” – Conor McGregor
“Why go through life if you’re not going to challenge yourself?” – Conor McGregor
“People are so caught in a routine, doing the same things over and over.” – Conor McGregor
“People like to blame others. I think a person should just look at their own situation, look around them, find out what they wish to do, and seek and go and do that.” – Conor McGregor
“I have a self-defence mind. I’ve had it all my life.” – Conor McGregor
“I don’t feel that emotion is a good thing to have in combat. You must be cold.” – Conor McGregor
“Doubt is only removed by action. If you’re not working then that’s where doubt comes in.” – Conor McGregor
“Clean fighting solves everything. It ends all bad blood and any ill feelings people have.” – Conor McGregor
“When I prepare, I am not messing around. I find the right places and the right environment.” – Conor McGregor
“A lot of people cry and complain and put their hand out and beg. It never goes well.” – Conor McGregor
“Always stay ready so you don’t have to get ready.” – Conor McGregor
“Just keep going to do what you’re doing. Keep proving people wrong and proving yourself right.” – Conor McGregor
“Smart work pays best.” – Conor McGregor
“You could be anyone if you put in the time. You will reach the top.” – Conor McGregor
“I’m just trying to be myself. I’m not trying to be anyone else.” – Conor McGregor
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