Hometown hero sends his fans home happy with a first-round victory.
There was an incredible amount of pressure on Conor McGregor to live up to a long train of hype leading into his first UFC main event.
The Dublin native did not disappoint in front of his home fans. McGregor (15-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC) took out Diego Brandao (18-10 MMA, 4-3 UFC) in the first round with a TKO, setting The O2 and his home crowd into an utter uproar.
The featherweight bout headlined today’s UFC Fight Night 46 main card at The O2 in Dublin.