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Conor “The Notorious” Mcgregor

Conor Anthony McGregor AKA Notorious is an Irish professional mixed martial artist who is currently signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship UFC Company. Taking MMA by storm, McGregor is the reigning UFC Lightweight Champion and former UFC Featherweight Champion.
He first stepped into the Octagon in 2008, fighting at lightweight. He defeated Gary Morris with a second-round TKO and followed that win up with another victory, this time beating Mo Taylor. His next fight was at Featherweight, however, McGregor was defeated in the first round as Artemij Sitenkov locked in a kneebar leaving McGregor no option but to tap out. This did not deter the Irishman, instead, he notched up two back to back wins, defeating Stephen Bailey and Connor Dillon. When things just started looking up and the future ahead was bright, McGregor faced defeat again as Joseph Duffy beat him via a submission arm-triangle choke.
This, however, was the last defeat McGregor was to taste for a long time to come. Having won 13 fights in a row he then stepped into the Octagon to face Chad Mendes. This fight was for the UFC Featherweight Championship. McGregor won the fight inside the second round with a barrage of punches, leaving Mendes unable to defend himself. Five months later McGregor unified the division as he defeated José Aldo in the first round. What made this fight even more spectacular was after a long and drawn out pre-fight build up, McGregor knocked Aldo clean out in just thirteen seconds. The quickest knockout in the history of UFC.
By now McGregor was well and truly on the cash wagon and it wasn't only his bank account that was swelling, but also his ego and infamous trash talking. His next scheduled fight had to be postponed as Anjos was withdrawing from the fight after breaking his foot. This left McGregor without an opponent, that is until Nate Diaz stepped up to the line with only thirteen days notice and accepted the fight. McGregor allowed the bout to be contested at 170-pounds, in the welterweight division, to avoid forcing Diaz to cut down to the 155-pound lightweight limit in such little time, telling Diaz to "get comfortable". The fight was a bloodied affair, but it was clear to everyone that despite the speed and accuracy of McGregor’s punching, he just didn't have enough power to finish Diaz off. Instead, the fight went to the ground and Diaz successfully got McGregor into a rear naked choke leaving the champion no alternative than to tap out.
McGregor avenged this defeat, this time it went to the judges and he was awarded a unanimous victory. Next McGregor won the UFC Lightweight Championship, defeating Eddie Alvarez in the second round by TKO. And so now we are into the build-up to his biggest ever test against Floyd Mayweather.
Is this his biggest mistake ever to take this fight against an undefeated world champion, what do you think?

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