UFC lightweight champion Khabiband former champion Conor McGregor are set to headline UFC 229 on October 6th, which is considered to be the biggest fight in MMA history.
And the most anticipated fight of the year has become more exciting after footage of McGregor’s training has been released.
last seen inside the Octagon in November 2016 when he earned the lightweight title after defeating Eddie Alvarez.
“Notorious” made UFC history after becoming the first fighter to hold multiple titles simultaneously. However, McGregor has been stripped of both of his UFC belts due to inactivity. And now, he’s coming back to claim it once again.
— UFC (@ufc) August 3, 2018
McGregor vs Khabib at UFC 229
Despite Khabib being one of the most feared grapplers in the UFC, McGregor’s team believes that the Irish star can defeat him in a grappling match.
Dillon Danis, McGregor’s longtime training partner, said on Notorious can dominate Khabib in grappling.
Recently, McGregor posted on social media a teaser of his training photos, comparing himself with the legendary Bruce Lee. This has since ignited mixed reactions among fans, with some saying he’s better and some assert that he doesn’t have a chance against Lee.
But aside from the picture, a video of his training sessions has also made its way to the Internet.
Check it out in this video below:
Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor will headline UFC 229 which will take place in T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Oct. 6, 2018.