The rumour mill of a possible fight between controversial Irish MMA star Conor McGregor and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather is starting to pick up more steam after video footage surfaced showing McGregor sparring with South Africa’s Chris Van Heerden, a former IBO World and IBF welterweight champion.
McGregor posted this pic a few days ago.
And then this video popped up a couple of days later.
Van Heerden has a record of 24 wins and only one loss so a pretty decent sparring partner. After his session with McGregor he posted the following on Twitter.
Rad that there is a South African connection.