Conor McGregor announces his retirement from UFC

Published on June 7, 2020 - Duration: 00:43s

Conor McGregor announces his retirement from UFC

UFC fighter Conor McGregor has announced he is retiring from the sport.

The Irish former featherweight and lightweight champion tweeted the news following the conclusion of the UFC 250 event.

He wrote: โ€œHey guys Iโ€™ve decided to retire from fighting.

โ€œThank you all for the amazing memories!

What a ride itโ€™s been!

Here is a picture of myself and my mother in Las Vegas post one of my world title wins!

Pick the home of your dreams Mags I love you!

Whatever you desire itโ€™s yours.โ€ The 31-year-old retires with a 22-4 record.

McGregor previously said he was finished with the sport in 2016 and 2019 before ultimately returning to the octagon.

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