Conor McGregor (30) Tuesday, surprising the end of his career announced. The eccentric MMA fighter (Mixed Martial Arts) after an eventful career of over ten years, during which he both inside and outside the cage noticed, been pretty.
“I decided to stop in MMA,” writes McGregor in a short statement on Twitter. “I wish all my old colleagues the best and please add me now at the retired fighters.”
It is not the first time that the Irishman via Twitter his retirement to announce. Also in april 2016, he took with a brief statement farewell to the sport. Four months later he came back in the octagon for a fight with Nate Diaz.
McGregor was known as one of the best MMA fighters in the world. The Irishman was the first kooivechter in multiple weight classes at the same time a UFC title in his pocket. He was in 2016 a short period of time, the world champion in the featherweight and lightweight.
After winning his world title in the lightweight at the end of 2016 – McGregor defeated the American Eddie Alvarez – he came almost two years not in action. Because of his inactivity, he lost his kampioensgordel, which was later claimed by Khabib Nurmagomedov.
In August 2017, made McGregor a trip to the boxing. He proved with his debut no match against the American, Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather, who triumphed after a technical knock-out. At that lucrative fight in Las Vegas was reportedly around 425 million euros on the game.
Hey guys quick announcement, I’ve decided to retire from the sport formally known as “Mixed Martial Art” today.
I wish all my old colleagues well going forward in the competition.
I now join my former partners on this venture, already in retirement.
Clean Pina Coladas on me fellas!
AvatarAuteurTheNotoriousMMAMoment of plaatsen05:18 – 26 march 2019
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McGregor often in the news for misconduct
In October 2018, made McGregor his comeback in the MMA when he was with Nurmagomedov to the world title in the lightweight fought. That the Russian won the fight ran after completely out of hand after Nurmagomedov over the fence and climbed up to a sparring partner of McGregor.
McGregor tried also on the fence to climb and has shared a blow from a member of the guidance team of Nurmagomedov. The two fighters sit since then, a suspension that continues until april. It meant the last fight of McGregor.
It was not the first time that McGregor struck by his behavior outside the cage. ‘The Notorious’ was in april last year, by the ribbon at a press presentation of the UFC by a hand truck through the window of a coach with other MMA-fighters – throwing and a trash bin to destroy.
Earlier this month, McGregor in Miami was arrested for misconduct. He threw a phone on the floor of someone taking a picture of him wanted to make and made the aircraft then broke through to the stairs.
McGregor was in his career a total of 25 times in action in the MMA. He posted 21 wins and went four times removed.
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