At Cage Warriors 51 at the Helix in Dublin, Ireland. We see Conor McGregor taking on Ivan Buchinger for the vacant lightweight title. In McGregor’s final fight for the promotion, he displayed his range of skills which have made him one of the most talked about fighters in the Irish mixed martial arts scene.
This was to be one of the Dubliner’s signature fights in which he dispatched Buchinger to capture the lightweight title. McGregor’s overhand left shot was a thing of beauty and signalled lights out for the valiant Slovakian. As for the man from Straight Blast gym.
The fight was the first step in his climb to fame and fortune in the world of mixed martial arts. Next stop the UFC before Conor McGregor became known for his brash personality and almost futuristic calls on when and where he would end the fight. Enjoy this early footage from the career of the Notorious One.