WATCH: McGregor Defeats Alvarez To Become Double UFC Champion
He did it!
He did it, ma. He did it.
Our very own Conor McGregor followed up victories for our football and rugby teams to complete an unbelievable weekend for Irish sport.
There were ecstatic scenes outside Madison Square Garden as the Green Army celebrated the Crumlin lad adding the lightweight title to his featherweight belt:
Those who couldn't make it for one reason or another were glued to their screens as McGregor did Ireland proud by defeating Eddie Alvarez in the second round:
Check out some of the reaction below:
My man 🍀🇮🇪🇮🇪🇮🇪🇮🇪🍀🍀🍀 @TheNotoriousMMA— Shane Duffy (@ShaneDuffy34) November 13, 2016
Holy shit. That was a total and utter destruction. #UFC205— Stephen Howson 🇾🇪 (@MrStephenHowson) November 13, 2016
WOW!— Paul Morrissey (@Paul_Morrissey) November 13, 2016
McGregor toyed with Alvarez there , his most emphatic performance inside the Octagon, BOOM! 🍀💪🏻#UFC205
You gotta love him 😂😂👊🏻🍀🍀🇮🇪🇮🇪— Stephen Elliott (@SleevesElliott) November 13, 2016