UFC lightweight champ Conor Mcgregor finally broke his silence on Bellator MMA event last weekend in Dublin.
Mcgregor created a scene at Bellator 187 when he leaped over the cage following his friend Charlie Ward’s knockout win. He got into an altercation with referee Marc Goddard and slapped a Bellator official, who try to have him leave the cage.
McGregor issued a real apology via social media on Tuesday for his questionable actions at Bellator 187 event.
In his Instagram statement, McGregor apologized to Bellator and commission officials, the fighter who lost and his fans.
“I sincerely apologize for my behavior at last weekends fight event in Dublin,” McGregor said. “While trying to support a loyal teammate and friend, I let my emotions get the best of me and acted out of line. As a multiple weight UFC champion, executive producer, role model and public figure, I must hold myself to a higher standard.”
I sincerely apologize to the Director of the Mohegan Tribe Department of Athletic Regulation, Mike Mazzulli, all the officials and staff working the event, [coach] Andy Ryan and his fighter John, two stonch ones that put up a great fight every time. That side will always have my respect, and lastly every one of my fans.”
Do you think Conor Mcgregor will not repeat his behavior after this apology?