It is a common thing for fighters to bring in training partners to mimic their upcoming opponents. Here is the man Jose Aldo brought in to help him prepare for Conor McGregor’s unique style.
His name is Jonas ‘Speed’ Bilharinho (6-0-1) a Jungle Fights featherweight champ and incredible dangerous striker. Below is a video released by Jonas featuring himself and Jose Aldo.
For further information on Jonas Bilharinho, who supposedly turned down a Bellator offer, below is a recent highlight reel of the Brazilian’s various impressive wins and it is hard to ignore the fact that he is a very tricky fighter, like McGregor, in his own right.
(Hat-tip to Reddit MMA for the first video)