sport news Conor McGregor slams Paulie Malignaggi's concussion talk

Conor McGregor has hit back at Paulie Malignaggi's claims that a video of their warm-up fight was edited to hide the 'complete ass whippin' the American gave him.

The 29-year-old from Dublin has described Malignaggi's words as 'concussion talk' and called him a 'disgruntled guy who got his ego dinted'.

Earlier this week UFC chief Dana White shared 24 seconds of footage showing McGregor dominating former sparring partner Malignaggi, who was floored in the behind-closed-doors bout.

Conor McGregor has continued his war of words with ex-sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi

Conor McGregor has continued his war of words with ex-sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi

McGregor has called the 36-year-old American a 'disgruntled guy who got his ego dinted'

McGregor has called the 36-year-old American a 'disgruntled guy who got his ego dinted'

The Irishman's words came after video footage surfaced showing him dominating Malignaggi

The Irishman's words came after video footage surfaced showing him dominating Malignaggi

The video surfaced a week after 36-year-old Malignaggi quit the McGregor camp over the release of photos which showed him on the canvas.

But Malignaggi immediately responded, maintaining that he was pushed over, rather than knocked down by a punch, and stating that he won 10 of 12 rounds.

Unsurprisingly, McGregor's version of events is rather different.

And, with just two weeks to go until he meets Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas, he has torn into Malignaggi via news.com.au.

'He's a guy that's at the end of his career. I get the feeling he feels the boxing game has betrayed him now he's retired — I don't know what he was expecting coming in here after speaking what he was speaking,' McGregor said of the former WBA welterweight world champion.

'I didn't disrespect him. I only released one picture. I didn't release no f***ing connecting to the face shots. I didn't release no footage of him getting slapped around because he got slapped around. He got badly, badly slapped around.

'The ropes kept him up multiple times, he was badly concussed, the

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