Updated:
Original:

Conor McGregor Makes History, Wins UFC Lightweight Championship

Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor made history at UFC 205 by defeating Eddie Alvarez to win the UFC Lightweight Championship. McGregor won by technical knockout via punches at 3:04 of the second round. He’s the first fighter in UFC history to hold titles in separate weight classes at the same time.

McGregor (21-3) is also the UFC featherweight champion.

">November 13, 2016

">@TheNotoriousMMA pic.twitter.com/2sD7jDP5jT

— #UFC205 (@ufc)

HISTORY in NEW YORK CITY!! #UFC205#UFCNYC@TheNotoriousMMApic.twitter.com/2sD7jDP5jT

— UFC (@ufc) November 13, 2016

">November 13, 2016

">@TheNotoriousMMA has been waiting to make!! #UFC205#UFCNYChttps://t.co/yLQw0F9oQq

— #UFC205 (@ufc)

There's the announcement @TheNotoriousMMA has been waiting to make!! 😂 😂 😂 #UFC205#UFCNYChttps://t.co/yLQw0F9oQq

— UFC (@ufc) November 13, 2016

">November 13, 2016

">@TheNotoriousMMA | Presented by

#AndNew@TheNotoriousMMA | Presented by @Geicopic.twitter.com/cVSddzuvRw

— UFC (@ufc) November 13, 2016

">@Geico pic.twitter.com/cVSddzuvRw

— #UFC205 (@ufc)

#AndNew@TheNotoriousMMA | Presented by @Geicopic.twitter.com/cVSddzuvRw

— UFC (@ufc) November 13, 2016

">November 13, 2016

* UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor Live Stream: Results, Photos And Videos

We would like to encourage you to download our *FREE* pro wrestling and mixed martial arts news app! It's available in the Apple App Store and in Google Play. Once you download and love it, please submit a review! Thank you for your support!

Related Articles