A phenomenal martial artist, boxer and businessman, Conor Mc Gregor comes of Irish mixed descent. He has been a former featherweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and is well known for his legacy. Born in Dublin, Gregor is considered the highest paying athlete in the world, as per Forbes.
Conor McGregor Net Worth
Gregor is known to be one of the richest UFC fighters. Although this year Gregor McGregor made history after banking US$158 million from selling his property No. Twelve whiskey brands, his net worth hasn’t deteriorated, if you think. Mc Gregor has a net worth of more than $200 million.
This worth includes a few of his massive achievements, such as a $100 million payday from his August 2017 fight against Floyd Mayweather and $50 million from his October 2018 fight against Khabib. It also included his $200 million pre-tax earnings from the sale of his whiskey brand Proper No. Twelve in April 2021.
During the span of 2018-19, Gregor is said to have earned $47 million from salary, purses and endorsements.
Forbes mentioned Gregor as the top in the list of THE WORLD’S HIGHEST-PAID ATHLETES EARNINGS, 2021. This comes into effect even though he lost a match to Dustin Poirier in January 2021. The martial artist banked around $22 million for the Poirier fight in January 2021.
Conor McGregor Family
The 32-year old’s family comprises a mother, father and two elder sisters. He also has a fiancee with two children, and the next child is also on the way. Gregor seems to be a huge family man as he keeps posting about them now and then. His parents are Tony McGregor and Margaret McGregor. Mc Gregor has often mentioned his fiancee Conor to have a quite impactful presence.
Conor McGregor Career
Gregor started his professional debut on March 8, 2008, for the London-based promotion Cage Warriors, winning by TKO. In early 2013, the UFC President Dana White signed Mc Gregor as he knocked out in the first knockout round.
Fun Fact About Conor McGregor
McGregor is known for the numerous tattoos that adorn his body. As per the Irish Man, he mentions that he received his first tattoo of Arabic writing on his left heel at age 20 after a night of drinking.