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# Conor McGregor

Last month
May 2023
# Cinema
Trailer Watch: Which film will you see this weekend?
Here’s a few options for weekend watching.
This year
# Court
Conor McGregor dangerous driving case adjourned due to flu
McGregor was arrested and charged with two counts of dangerous driving, being uninsured, having no licence, and failing to produce documents within 10 days.
Last year
# Artem Lobov
Injunction judgement reserved over allegedly defamatory social media posts by Conor McGregor
Retired MMA fighter Artem Lobov claims that he has been the subject of a barrage of harassing and defamatory posts by McGregor.
# Proper 12
Retired Russian MMA fighter sues Conor McGregor over allegedly defamatory Twitter posts
Artem Lobov claims the most damaging post about him is one where he is allegedly referred to by McGregor as being a ‘rat’.
# Conor McGregor
Conor McGregor charged with additional driving offence
The case is due back before the courts on November 24 for mention.
# Bentley
McGregor facing possible ‘further charges’ for dangerous driving
The MMA fighter has not indicated a plea.
# Dangerous Driving
UFC star Conor McGregor charged with dangerous driving in Bentley
He had been travelling in his Bentley Continental GT in west Dublin when he was stopped by gardaí.
All time
# factcheck
FactCheck: No, Conor McGregor wasn't correct to say vaccines 'have not worked' to stop Covid-19
The MMA athlete-turned-businessman claimed “The vaccines have not worked to stop this whatsoever.”
# High Court
High Court pretrial hearing against Conor McGregor adjourned to March 2022
The hearing was in relation to a motion by a young woman to obtain documents as part of the preparation of her case.
# UFC 264
Leg injury to Conor McGregor ends trilogy bout against Dustin Poirier
The fight ended via doctor’s stoppage after McGregor’s leg buckled under him during the first round.
# Bastia
Sexual assault charges against Conor McGregor in Corsica dropped
‘We had no material evidence to corroborate the complainant’s statements,’ said prosecutor Arnaud Viornery.
# round three
McGregor-Poirier trilogy fight confirmed for Las Vegas with capacity crowd
The fight will take place as part of UFC 264 at the T-Mobile Arena.
# Reaction
McGregor vows to bounce back but admits Poirier loss is 'hard to take'
The 32-year-old Dubliner suffered the first knockout defeat of his career in the Abu Dhabi rematch.
# Running it back
Revenge for Poirier as McGregor is stopped in second round of UFC rematch
Dustin Poirier got the better of Conor McGregor in the UFC 257 main event in Abu Dhabi.
# High Court
Two women launch personal injury lawsuits against Conor McGregor
Legal proceedings were initiated in the High Court yesterday.
# run it back
Conor McGregor signs deal for UFC rematch with Dustin Poirier
The Irish mixed martial arts fighter defeated Poirier when the pair met in a featherweight bout in 2014.
# Time to go
Khabib Nurmagomedov retires from octagon with perfect record after UFC 254 win
The Russian has retired unbeaten with an unbeaten professional record of 29-0.
# Conor McGregor
McGregor arrested in Corsica for alleged attempted sexual assault and indecent exposure
The MMA star was taken into police custody following an alleged incident on Thursday and is understood to deny the allegations.
# Conor McGregor
'If you're looking for a fight I'm the guy': Rafael dos Anjos taunts McGregor
Brazilian Dos Anjos wants to fight McGregor even though the Irishman called time on his career last weekend.
# the end
The key questions as Conor McGregor announces yet another retirement
We explore the issues surrounding McGregor’s latest decision to quit.
# The Notorious
Conor McGregor says he is retiring from fighting (again)
The 31-year-old Dublin man has previously made the same claim.
# The Notorious
'Conor McGregor vs Anderson Silva is bigger than Ngannou vs Jones'
Former world champion Daniel Cormier reckons clash between Irishman and superstar Silva could make millions on pay-per-view.
# plans
‘Conor McGregor is the No1 welterweight contender’
Former MMA star Chael Sonnen reckons Dubliner is still the biggest draw in his sport.
# Legends
20 for 2020: Ireland's most influential sports stars of the century
The last two decades have been memorable in Irish sport in so many different ways. We have picked our stars of the century. Now tell us what you think.
# Health and Safety
'We're not going to f*** it up' - Wilder and Fury banned from facing off at today's weigh-in
Promoter Bob Arum supported the decision but UFC star Conor McGregor was among those to call for NSAC to change its mind.
# District Court
Conor McGregor spared prosecution for motoring offences in Dublin
He had been accused of allegedly driving a 192-reg car without a licence or insurance.
# On the box
TV Wrap - UFC and Vegas get rich selling Conor McGregor's redemption, but are you buying it?
The Dubliner took less than a minute to finish off Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone on Saturday night.
# UFC 246
McGregor stops Cerrone in just 40 seconds on UFC return
McGregor wins in the Octagon for the first time since November 2016.
# Fight on
McGregor and Cerrone make weight ahead of UFC 246
Both men tipped the scales bang on the 170-pound limit.
# UFC 246
McGregor predicts KO of Cerrone, insists no bad blood between pair
They face off at UFC 246 on Saturday.
# UFC 246
'The people who believe in me and support me, they deserve better and I wish to give them that'
Conor McGregor ends his 15-month UFC absence this weekend.
# comeback trail
'His head seems to be right' - White happy with McGregor's form ahead of UFC return
The Dubliner will take on Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone on Saturday.
# chaos is a friend of mine
'His whole story is a lie. You know he didn’t have it as hard as he tries to sell'
Paulie Malignaggi discusses his relationship with Conor McGregor in this extract from Ewan MacKenna’s new book.
# bmf
UFC boss tells McGregor it's 'a bad idea' to pursue a fight with Masvidal
The Dubliner is due to make his UFC comeback against Donald Cerrone later this month.
# Ready to go
Conor McGregor set for UFC return
The Irish MMA star previously hinted at a comeback and Dana White confirmed he had signed a contract to compete.
# marble arch
'What I did was very wrong': Conor McGregor fined €1,000 for Dublin pub assault
McGregor assured the court that “nothing of this nature will happen again”.
# marble arch
Conor McGregor due in court this morning over alleged pub assault
The UFC star is facing a single charge of assault over the alleged 6 April incident.
# Notorious
Lawyers for Conor McGregor hit back in legal battle with Dutch company over trademark row
Lawyers for the MMA star say McGregor’s brand wouldn’t be confused with the Dutch clothing brand bearing the same.
# cowboys ted!
Cerrone urges McGregor to 'sign the damn deal' for Las Vegas showdown
Talks have taken place between Conor McGregor’s team and Donald Cerrone over a UFC bout in January.
# 2020 vision
McGregor says UFC return has been agreed for Las Vegas in January
The former two-division champion has been out of action since his defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov last year.