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As Conor McGregor took part in his UFC 229 press conference Thursday, UFC President Dana White revealed the Irish fighter has agreed to an eight-fight contract.
ESPN's Darren Rovell reported the news Thursday night, noting the deal does not contain boxing rights.
"It's not hard to do a deal with Conor McGregor because we know what he's worth," White said, per Rovell.
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