Conor McGregor has given the world a taste of his boxing prowess during an open workout; ahead of his fight against Floyd Mayweather later this month.

It has been a controversial lead-up to the big fight, with Paulie Malignaggi's sparring sessions taking centre stage.

The former IBF Junior Welterweight and WBA Welterweight champion was drafted in to help McGregor train for his upcoming bout, but things got out of hand.

But finally, McGregor has been able to showcase his abilities during an open work out session and a number of videos have emerged of him punching bags and strutting around like 'Notorious' tends to do.

But many people think the 29-year-old is in 'big trouble' ahead of the Mayweather fight.

UFC expert posted the below footage of Conor McGregor unloading on a punch bag, which sparked plenty of comments on Twitter.

The video footage has sparked a lot of comment on social media.

Who's going to win - Mayweather or McGregor? The world will find out when the two go head to head in Las Vegas on August 26th.

Let us know your thoughts.

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Jack Kenmare

Jack Kenmare is a writer at SPORTbible. He's interviewed some huge names in the world of sport, including Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Pele, Carles Puyol and Tim Henman. He dabbles in all things sport, but football is his biggest passion. He was once hit in the head by a wayward strike from Nicky Butt and lived to tell the tale.

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