Conor McGregor is UFC 3's Cover Fighter

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No one transcends the UFC better than Conor McGregor. The UFC 3 Cover Athlete is an international icon who consistently makes headlines for his performance both inside and outside the Octagon.

Known as 'The Notorious,' Conor McGregor has dominated whatever challenge has come his way. His knockout power, slick counters, and aggressive movement in fights has led to him knocking out 18 of his 24 opponents, including 13 first-round finishes. 

One of McGregor’s most notorious fights was his UFC Featherweight World Championship title fight against Jose Aldo. All it took was one punch from McGrergor to knock Aldo out in just 13 seconds, crowning him the Featherweight Champion in 2015.

McGregor also pulls no punches outside the Octagon. The Dublin, Ireland-native takes to his social media accounts to trash talk his upcoming opponents in unique and creative manners. From calling out his opponents on Twitter to saying how he will beat them in interviews, The Notorious always makes sure his opponents know he's coming for them.

From the way he promotes a fight to the way he performs in them, McGregor always delivers a must-watch event for the world. His fights are consistently the most-watched UFC events and he often delivers spectacular results, boasting the most Performance of the Night awards in UFC history.

Never afraid to shy away from a challenge, McGregor has pushed the boundaries of what people thought was possible. He held his own in a boxing match against arguably the best boxer of all time. He is the first and only UFC athlete to hold two World Champion titles simultaneously. 

Simply put, The Notorious is one of the best pound-for-pound fighters to ever compete in the UFC.

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