It got more retweets than Kobe Bryant's retirement announcement
Conor McGregor's "retire young" tweet has broken records for the number of retweets for a sportsperson.
Since the UFC featherweight champion - who is not retiring - sent out the tweet to Twitter users, it has received 165,000 retweets:
I have decided to retire young.— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) April 19, 2016
Thanks for the cheese.
Catch ya's later.
The previous sportsperson record was held by NBA star Kobe Bryant when he tweeted his own genuine retirement announcement, with over 130,000 retweets: