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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 Wednesday March 27, 2019, photo, mixed martial arts fighter Justin Gaethje addresses fans after a workout in Philadelphia.
Jacqueline Larma/AP Photo
March 29, 2019 - 12:56 pm
By Dan Gelston, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Justin Gaethje took a peek at the Philadelphia Flyers ice that covered the arena floor and recalled a time on that spot when he let a chance at wrestling triumph slip away. Gaethje was a Division I All-American wrestler at Northern Colorado and...
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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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Ultimate fighting star Conor McGregor, left, is led by an official to an unmarked vehicle while leaving the 78th Precinct of the New York Police Department, Friday, April 6, 2018.
(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
April 06, 2018 - 9:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — UFC star Conor McGregor is facing criminal charges after a backstage melee injured two fighters and forced the removal of three bouts on Saturday night from UFC's biggest card this year. Video footage appears to show the promotion's most bankable star throwing a hand truck at a bus...
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