Watch: Conor McGregor shadow-boxes within the TUF fitness center as filming will get underway

Ever get a way of Deja Vu?


All the best way again in the summertime of 2015, simply days after defeating Chad Mendes to say his first UFC world title, Conor McGregor arrived in Las Vegas to teach reverse Urijah Faber on the UFC’s long-running actuality collection ‘The Final Fighter’ — and now, some seven years later, right here we’re once more.

Each McGregor and his foil this time, upcoming opponent Michael Chandler, have arrived in Sin Metropolis the place they’ve filmed the primary day of present. As ever, particulars are at a premium and little is predicted to filter out within the coming weeks earlier than the present’s first airing on ESPN within the US within the coming weeks.

The filming of TUF has already begun.

— FullCombat (@FullCombat_) February 17, 2023

It’s prefer it’s too good to be true hahaha

— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) February 17, 2023

Day considered one of #tuf31 within the books…couldn’t have gone higher. #teamchandler is true the place we should be.

— Michael Chandler (@MikeChandlerMMA) February 17, 2023

And forward of what will be thought-about his return to the UFC (or UFC programming not less than) for the primary time since struggling a severe leg harm in his most up-to-date bout within the cage, McGregor seems to be feeling at dwelling within the TUF fitness center — with video footage exhibiting him getting in a short shadow-boxing session, all whereas sporting considered one of his trademark fits.