Entertainment

UFC fighter ‘Conor McGregor’ sucker-punches an elderly man in the face in a Dublin pub for refusing to take a shot of whiskey

Advertisements
Advertisements

Conor McGregor sucker-punched an elderly grey-haired man in a Dublin pub after the customer refused to do a shot of whiskey with him, footage of the incident revealed today.

The ex-UFC champion was caught on CCTV in the Marble Arch pub in the Irish capital on April 6 pouring shots of his Proper Twelve whiskey – a brand which he founded and owns – for those sitting at the bar.

But after one man twice rejected his offer, McGregor threw a vicious jab into his face which caught him on the cheek, leaving onlookers stunned.

Despite being punched by one of MMA’s most high-profile fighters, the man, thought to be in his 60s, remained on his stool. 

In fact, he took the punch better than many of McGregor’s opponents and hardly reacted.  

Advertisements

McGregor was immediately dragged away by the security team he was drinking with. 

The fight was reported to police at the time, but new details emerged today after TMZ published footage of the altercation. 

Speaking today, the Garda told Mail Online: ‘Investigations ongoing in relation to this incident and no arrests have been made to date.

Sign up for Talkmoreblog’s Newsletter. For the latest news, follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

Advertisements

Categories: Entertainment, News, sport, Travel

Tagged as: , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.