UFC megastar Conor McGregor is now set to make his big octagon return. Now training footage of the Ireland native gearing up for the big title fight has made its way to the internet.
Conor McGregor has not competed inside the octagon since earning the UFC lightweight title by finishing Eddie Alvarez back in 2016. While “Notorious” made UFC history by becoming the first fighter to ever simultaneously hold multiple titles, McGregor has since been stripped of both of his UFC belts for inactivity.
Now, however, “Notorious” is set to challenge undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for his belt. The two talented mixed martial artist will face off in the main event of UFC 229.
UFC 229 will take place from within the illustrious T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. on Oct. 6. The event will be featured live on pay-per-view.
Check out a video of Conor McGregor training for the exciting match up down below.