UFC megastar Connor McGregor is currently preparing for his next big octagon performance. This time around, the talented mixed martial artist will be battling it out for the UFC lightweight title. With that in mind, it would appear that "Notorious" is now training with a much larger sparring partner. Conor McGregor is set to fight undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. The two talented mixed martial artists will throw down for the main event of UFC 228. UFC 228 is set to take place Sept. 8 from within the illustrious T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. The event will be featured live on pay-per-view. In preparation for the fight, Conor McGregor recently posted a photo of himself training with Romanian middleweight fighter Ion Pascu. Check it out within the social media post down below. "Good fight." https://www.instagram.com/p/BnUMi_lAzSn/?taken-bythenotoriousmma For more MMA news click here.