Conor McGregor suffers the 1st loss of his professional career
when he is submitted by Artemij Sitenkovpic.twitter.com/DtvXvX61L9
— MMA History Today (@MMAHistoryToday) June 28, 2016
On this day in MMA history 8 years ago, Conor McGregor lost the first professional fight of his MMA career at the hands of Artemis Sitenkov.
McGregor’s record fell to 2-1 with the loss, which he followed up by going on a 2-fight win streak before losing the second bout of his professional career to Joe Duffy. McGregor then bounced back from that by going on a 15 fight win streak.
Ahead of McGregor’s UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz on August 20th, take a look at the first loss of McGregor’s career above!
Video | Joanna Jedrzejczyk
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