Conor McGregor contends in exhibition boxing match in Ireland – MMAWeekly

Conor McGregor returned into the ring on Friday but not for his return to combined martial arts.

Rather the Irish super star took part in an exhibition boxing match at his old stomping ground in the Crumlin Boxing Club near Dublin in his native Ireland.

Conor McGregor Competed in A Boxing Bout Tonight in Dublin pic.twitter.com/ZucQzwSKvi

— Conor McGregor News (@ConormcGregor5) April 19, 2019

The match occurred as part of the boxing club’s yearly ‘Great Friday Show’, which included 14 bouts throughout the Easter weekend card. McGregor was not marketed for the card however rather the name ‘A. Another’ was noted on the bout sheet ahead of the show.

McGregor eventually combated Michael McGraine to a draw after they exchanged punches in front of the raucous crowd inside the famous boxing club in Ireland.

Conor McGregor @TheNotoriousMMA returning to boxing in a match at Crumlin Boxing Club tonight.???? pic.twitter.com/yK1Csde8QY

— Conor McGregor News (@ConormcGregor5) April 19, 2019

McGregor had actually simply recently visited the fitness center to do some work, which is where his battle sports profession began prior to he transitioned to combined martial arts and became the biggest draw in the history of the sport.

McGregor’s battling future had been in question after he quickly announced his retirement from the sport numerous weeks ago but then recanted that declaration as he continued talks with the UFC over his next bout.

More footage from Tonight pic.twitter.com/h5g2K1Ci4o

— Conor McGregor News (@ConormcGregor5) April 19, 2019

UFC president Dana White stated simply recently that he intends on conference with McGregor in Miami to discuss his go back to action after his last fight this past October ended with a 4th round rear naked choke loss to existing lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

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Consume That pic.twitter.com/pXwOFWXJNy

— Conor McGregor News (@ConormcGregor5) April 20, 2019

Currently there’s still no word when McGregor might return to the Octagon but he a minimum of reviewed his boxing abilities in his special exhibit bout on Friday.

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