Aug 16, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Conor McGregor poses during the weigh-in for his UFC fight at TD Garden tomorrow night. Mandatory Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

Conor McGregor, recovering from injury, gets tapped by unknown fighter in training

Coming off an ACL tear is difficult for any athlete not named Adrian Peterson, so we don’t blame Conor McGregor for for struggling a bit on his comeback trail. Sure, Ireland isn’t known for it’s bustling MMA scene, but there are some up and comers making their way through the ranks and hoping to get on the trail Conor McGregor blazed.

Like this kid; a virtual unknown who was able to stand toe to toe with Conor before knocking him down and submitting him. Kid needs to learn to go lighter in training. He was looking to hurt Conor.

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