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Kind deed Conor McGregor to donate profits from new clothing range to Crumlin Hospital


Pic credit: Instagram rootsoffight

Pic credit: Instagram rootsoffight

Pic credit: Instagram rootsoffight

Conor McGregor has launched a new clothing range and is giving the profits to Crumlin Children’s Hospital.

The UFC superstar has flown out of Ireland to train abroad in the lead up to his big fight with Dustin Portier in Abu Dhabi on Sunday fortnight.

The MMA fighter posted a picture this morning of him in a sunny location, standing in front of a trio of high end cars.

“Morning all dream chasers out there,” he announced. “Rule No 1: Do it despite them.”

The picture followed a topless shot outdoors he posted of himself yesterday, which also appears to be in a humid location and he was sporting the same white ‘Conor McGregor’ tracksuit bottoms he wore this morning.


McGregor spent almost two months in Portugal in the lead up to Christmas, putting a massive emphasis on sparring.

The Dubliner is wearing his new tracksuit apparel, which includes his logo and references to ‘Notorious’ and Proper 12’ and also namechecks Roots Of Fight (@rootsoffight) on Instagram:.

Clothing firm, Roots Of Fight, say they honour boxing/MMA stars of the past and present.

Promoting the new range, Roots of Fight write: "The Champ Champ - Conor McGregor - was the first in history to hold belts in two weight divisions in the UFC at the same time.

"His larger than life personality captured the attention of a global audience and his brilliance inside the octagon backed up his bravado and added to his mojo.

"He had dynamite in that left hand of his and vanquished opponents in ever-inspiring new ways.

"A lightning-quick KO of one of the P4P greats in Jose Aldo. A win over Nate Diaz at 170lbs. Then the LW belt over a tough as nails Eddie Alvarez."

All profits from sales will benefit the Children’s Health Foundation Crumlin that supports Children’s Health in Ireland.


The final leg of McGregor's comeback preparations are currently taking place as the Irishman enters the final stretch of his training.

Dubliner and he has brought in some boxing specialists to keep him sharp - including pro boxer Dylan Moran and Crumlin Boxing Club coach Phil Sutcliffe.

In reply to a fan who asked how sparring went with Moran, McGregor said: “Very tough! I got a nice a shot that clipped the nose upward and made it bleed.

“The rounds were super close tho. Razor! Dylan is one of the better boxers I’ve ever shared the ring with. A phenomenally exciting Irish talent!”

McGregor has insisted he will return to professional boxing at some point and follow up his debut scrap with Floyd Mayweather, which he lost via late stoppage.

The Notorious has worked on his craft since that defeat and he’s widely expected to face Manny Pacquiao later this year.

It’s believed one of the reasons he wanted to face Poirier is to prepare for another southpaw.

McGregor beat Portier at UFC178 in September 2014 and is training for his Octagan return despite retiring for the third time last year. His fight will take place at approximately 5am on January 24.

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