Conor McGregor has become one of the biggest sports stars in the world, and arguably the biggest star in MMA.
The combination of his skills in the cage and his unabashed bravado outside of it have made him into a polarizing sensation. Now, ahead of the train barreling toward a potential mega-event boxing match between McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) and Floyd Mayweather, you can go behind the scenes with the UFC’s lightweight champion.
McGregor, the first fighter in UFC history to hold two titles simultaneously, gets a 30-minute spotlight tonight on FS1 with the debut of “UFC Soundwaves.” The episode, which airs at 9:30 p.m. ET (6:30 p.m. PT) tonight on FS1, goes behind the scenes with “The Notorious,” particularly surrounding his UFC 202 rematch with Nate Diaz (19-11 MMA, 14-9 UFC) this past August.
Check out McGregor’s love for spending money, love for growing his business, and love for winning. Watch a preview video above. Then don’t miss “UFC Soundwaves” on FS1.
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