UFC Champion Conor McGregor Is Now Licensed To Box Professionally – Hear That Mayweather?!

California State Athletic Commission officials came out today and confirmed that UFC champ Conor McGregor has applied for – and successfully been issued – his license to box in the state…

So, then? Why? Will he be looking to take on Floyd Mayweather? Someone else? Is it a prank? A way of getting more money out of the UFC? Who knows… The man is a law unto himself.

He’s taking a break from the UFC at the moment to be a father to his new kid and has even had to vacate his lightweight belt. So what is this all about…?!


The original source? An ESPN writer on Twitter:

But what is he like as a boxer? Here’s him sparring just with his hands: