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Conor McGregor surprises fans by competing in Crumlin boxing match

The UFC champion went back to his roots

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Conor at Crumlin Boxing Club

Conor McGregor shocked fans when he turned up to compete in a local boxing match in Crumlin.

The UFC champion took part in his first boxing match since fighting Floyd Mayweather.

The father-of-two showed up to Crumlin Boxing Club, where he of course won the fight.

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The club had been promoting a ‘Good Friday Show’, but fans were shocked to see the Proper No. Twelve founder compete.

Attendees shared videos and photos from the event, which saw Conor lifted up in the boxing ring after his victory.

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So… Conor had a Boxing Match tonight in Dublin… 🥴 Via @fightlibrary

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It comes after the MMA star jetted back from Miami to attend the Wimp 2 Warriors event alongside his coach John Kavanagh.