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UFC Star Conor McGregor SHOCKS The Sports World With Retirement

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David Hookstead Smoke Room Editor-in-Chief
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Former UFC Champion Conor McGregor has retired.

The electric fighter shocked the world Tuesday afternoon when he announced his retirement on Twitter saying, “I have decided to retire young. Thanks for the cheese. Catch ya’s later.” (SLIDESHOW: This Gorgeous Olympian Loves To Show Off Lots Of Skin)

McGregor had been the most dominant fighter in the world until his stunning defeat to Nate Diaz at UFC 196. (SLIDESHOW: Celebrate The Return Of Baseball With Beautiful Women Who Love Baseball Players)

The Irish-born fighter ends his career with only one loss on his record in the UFC.

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