Ireland’s previous two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor says he has “resigned from the game formally known as ‘Blended Martial Art'”.
The 30-year-old declared his choice via web-based networking media on Tuesday.
“I wish all my old associates well going ahead,” he included.
McGregor’s last battle finished in thrashing, when he was beaten by Khabib Nurmagomedov in October 2018 – the Russian winning the lightweight challenge by a fourth-round accommodation.
It was his first battle in the octagon in two years and the annihilation was damaged by a post-battle fight which prompted the two warriors being fined and suspended.
Since making his blended hand to hand fighting presentation in 2007, previous learner handyman McGregor built up himself as one of the game’s driving contenders.
What’s more, at the pinnacle of his forces he took on previous undefeated five-weight best on the planet Floyd Mayweather in a fight and earned an announced $30m (£23m). McGregor amazed numerous with his quick begin to the battle yet American Mayweather ceased him in the tenth round.
Be that as it may, McGregor’s time in blended hand to hand fighting has additionally been damaged by discussion.
In 2018, he was requested to have outrage the executives preparing and perform five days of network administration by a court as an end-result of criminal allegations being dropped after he had assaulted a transport containing rival UFC warriors.
Video film seemed to demonstrate McGregor tossing a railing at a transport conveying Khabib and various other UFC warriors.