Arguably the most memorable debut on last night’s UFC on Fuel TV 9 fight card was Ireland’s Conor McGregor. The former Cage Warriors featherweight and lightweight champion looked outstanding, finishing Marcus Brimage in under two minutes of fight time. UFC President Dana White has already promised to book McGregor in Boston for the debut of UFC on FOX Sports 1 and it is likely that he will be the organization’s key component as they head back to Ireland in 2014.
Watch the post-fight interview below:
“I just kept a calm mind and looked to make him miss a little bit and my shot landed. It went well.”
“There is loads to come. I am growing everyday and I’m trying to improve everyday. I am looking to learn all the time. I had a feeling Marcus would lead a little bit an overthrow with shots and get emotionally attached and that’s what happened. ”
” I don’t hold emotions while I am in there. I am an emotional guy outside. I might say a few things I don’t mean but in there it is just calm a