By Will Griffee For Mailonline
Published: 10:45 GMT, 30 October 2020 | Updated: 10:45 GMT, 30 October 2020
Conor McGregor's fighting IQ is obvious even in sparring, according to training partner Frans Mlambo.
The Bellator bantamweight has offered insight into what it's like to face off against the Irishman in training, where he has been trusted to work with McGregor in the past.
The 29-year-old told the Sun: 'I always say he's always very good at reading what you're doing. If you switch up your game mid-sparring he's very good at reading what you're doing.
Frans Mlambo (left) has sparred with Conor McGregor (right) for years at Straight Blast Gym
'I've been sparring him for years, but when you see him in fights he's just a different beast.
'You get a load of fighters who