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Conor McGregor, Robbie Lawler, Holly Holm Earn ESPY Nominations

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A trio of UFC fighters were nominated for ESPY awards, announced recently.

Robbie Lawler and Conor McGregor are both in the “Best Fighter” category along with boxers Gennady Golovkin, Canelo Alvarez and Roman Gonzalez.

McGregor was also nominated in the “Best Breakthrough Athlete” category. Joining him are baseball player Jake Arrieta, snowboarder Chloe Kim and NBA standout Karl-Anthony Towns.

Holm earned two nominations in “Best Upset” and “Best Play.” Both center around her November victory over Ronda Rousey.

The award show airs July 13 on ABC at 8 p.m. ET.