Conor McGregor is a professional mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter from Ireland who competes for the UFC. McGregor is the reigning champion of the UFC Lightweight Division and is presently signed with the UFC. Additionally, he has held the title of UFC Featherweight Champion in the past.
McGregor is one of only three competitors in the history of the UFC to have won belts in several weight classes. A bout with Floyd Mayweather, in which he made his professional boxing debut, has also brought him significant media attention.
Conor McGregor Early Life
On July 14, 1988, Conor McGregor was born in Dublin, Ireland. His childhood was spent in Crumlin, and he received his education at Coláiste de hde, which is located in Tallaght.
It was in this place that Conor’s enthusiasm for the sport started to develop. Before McGregor developed an interest in fighting, he was a passionate supporter of the sport of soccer. After that, when he was 12 years old, he joined the Crumlin Boxing Club and began boxing.
Conor came from a working-class background and began his professional career as an apprentice plumber soon after he finished his formal education. During this period, he also began training in mixed martial arts alongside a new acquaintance who would later compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Tom Egan.
Conor McGregor Relationship
As of June 2022, the MMA athlete Conor McGregor has been married to his wife, Dee Devlin, for a total of fourteen years. She is widely regarded as a fashion icon in Ireland, and in 2016, she was presented with the “Most Stylish Newcomer Award” at the VIP Peter Mark Style Awards held in Dublin, Ireland. Currently, she is responsible for managing McGregor’s schedules and funds under his administration. They each have three extraordinary children between them.
Conor McGregor’s Career
When Conor was 18 years old, he made his debut in the mixed martial arts industry and so began his career in the sport. After defeating Kieran Campbell by technical knockout in his debut amateur bout, he was immediately recruited to Irish Cage of Truth Promotions by the organisation.
This was the beginning of his career as a professional fighter.
Before being granted a contract to compete in the UFC, McGregor had a professional fighting career that spanned five years. In his first fight for the UFC, which took place in 2013, he prevailed over Marcus Brimage.
Since then, Conor McGregor has gone on to become one of the most famous fighters in the UFC, and he is one of only three competitors who have won belts in several weight classes. And because of the enormous payoff he received in 2017 for his professional boxing debut against Floyd “Money” Mayweather, he is currently the wealthiest mixed martial arts fighter in the world.
Throughout the entirety of his career, Mcgregor has focused his efforts solely on becoming an expert in his industry and expanding his skill set.
Conor McGregor Net Worth 2022
As of July 2022, Conor McGregor’s net worth is $200 million.
According to Forbes, Conor made $32 million in salary/winnings and $16 million in sponsorships in 2020. In 2018, he extended his sponsorship agreement with Reebok, under which he earns around $5 million annually.
Conor has signed endorsement deals with several companies, including Burger King, Beats By Dre, Monster Energy, EA (Electronic Arts), Reebok, Wynn Resorts, and others
Three years ago, he put up for sale one of his residences in Las Vegas for $2,995,000. Conor also paid $2 million for a property in Dublin, Ireland, which he dubbed the Mac Mansion.
Additionally, he has a property in Marbella, Spain, just a few doors down from that of football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.
Conor is a caring son who has paid off the mortgage on his parents’ home and lavishes his family with gifts of luxury automobiles and other stuff, despite the fact that he no longer resides with them.