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Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Conor McGregor intends to return to Boxing. This was reported in Twitter account Boxing Kingdom.
According to the source, McGregor talks about the fight with former world Boxing champion American Paulie Malignaggi. Other sources clarify that the discussion is in the preliminary stage.
McGregor made his debut in Boxing in August 2017 match against undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr. The battle ended with the victory of Mayweather by TKO in the tenth round.
Malignaggi helped the Irish to prepare for Boxing debut, but at some point between them there was a conflict, and the American left training camp McGregor. The reason for the disagreement was the publication of photos allegedly being knocked down Malignaggi. He claimed he fell because he was pushed, and McGregor denied it.
McGregor stands in the ultimate fighting championship. In the last fight under MMA rules in October 2018, he lost to Russian Habib Nurmagomedov painful reception in the fourth round. Just on account of Irish 21 wins and 4 defeats in MMA. In the past he owned a title of the champion of UFC in semi-lightweight and lightweight.
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