Conor McGregor's punishment for bottle-throwing incident reduced

Conor McGregor has had his punishment for a bottle-throwing incident at a press conference reduced.

The Nevada State Athletic Commission originally fined the Dubliner $75,000 (€69,000) and ordered he serve 50-hours community service for his actions ahead of UFC 202.

That punishment has today been reduced to a $25,000 (€23,000) fine and 25-hours community service.

Conor McGregor's punishment for bottle-throwing incident reduced

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