MMA

UFC's Conor McGregor announces retirement
CNN
April 04, 2019 - 8:56 am
By Nick Friend, for CNN (CNN) -- That didn't take long. A week after Conor McGregor took to Twitter to announce his retirement from mixed martial arts (MMA), the Irish star tweeted he might not be finished with the sport after all. I want to move forward, with my fans of all faiths and all...
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In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, Conor McGregor walks out of the arena after he was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov in a lightweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 229 in Las Vegas.
John Locher/AP Photo, File
March 26, 2019 - 2:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Superstar UFC fighter Conor McGregor has announced on social media that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. McGregor's verified Twitter account had a post early Tuesday that said the former featherweight and lightweight UFC champion was making a "quick announcement." The tweet...
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Cedric Marks is pictured in a booking photo in Grand Rapids, Mich., dated Jan. 8, 2019.
Kent County Michigan Sheriff's Office via AP
February 03, 2019 - 7:21 pm
CONROE, Texas (AP) — An MMA fighter suspected of killing two people, including an ex-girlfriend, was captured Sunday after escaping from a prisoner transport van in Texas, authorities said. Cedric Marks was taken into custody after a nine-hour manhunt involving multiple law enforcement agencies,...
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(AP Photo/John Locher)
October 06, 2018 - 8:09 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor is returning to mixed martial arts after a 23-month absence when he takes on lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. McGregor will attempt to regain one of his two UFC titles in the main event at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday night. McGregor (21-3) is a...
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Conor McGregor
Charles Eckert/Newsday via AP, Pool
July 26, 2018 - 2:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — This time, Conor McGregor didn't put up a fight. The mixed martial arts star pleaded guilty on Thursday to disorderly conduct and will perform five days of community service to resolve charges stemming from a backstage melee at a New York City arena in which he was caught on camera...
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