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Conor McGregor reacts to Valentina Shevchenko gifting her TUF 32 team and Dana White bullet talismans: “What a woman”

Conor McGregor offered his reaction as Valentina Shevchenko introduced each member of her team, as well as UFC CEO Dana White, at The ultimate fighter 32 with a bullet talisman intended to serve as a good luck charm.

‘The Notorious’ took to Instagram, where he shared his opinion on Shevchenko’s gesture on his story, congratulating her on it. She included a clip of Shevchenko giving away the bullet talismans and praised the ‘Bullet’ character.

“What a woman”

A screenshot of Conor McGregor's Instagram story.
A screenshot of Conor McGregor’s Instagram story.

The Instagram story highlights the positive impression McGregor has of Shevchenko and his gesture, both being former UFC champions. Shevchenko currently works as a coach at The ultimate fighter 32where she will compete against her rival, women’s flyweight champion Alexa Grasso.

The two women are expected to fight each other following the conclusion of their last fighter spare. However, no official date or location has been given for their trilogy fight. McGregor is more than familiar with The last fighterhaving served as a coach in two different seasons.

He became famous as an opposing coach in The ultimate fighter 22 against MMA legend Urijah Faber. Due to the difference in weight class between the pair, they never fought. He recently served as a coach at The ultimate fighter 31 against Michael Chandler.

The two men are expected to meet at UFC 303. However, in light of the UFC’s abrupt cancellation of a promotional press conference that had been scheduled for last Monday, there are now doubts about the expected return to the octagon. by McGregor.

Conor McGregor has praised Valentina Shevchenko in the past

Years ago, Conor McGregor gave his opinion on a hypothetical matchup between former two-division UFC champion Henry Cejudo and then-women’s flyweight queen Valentina Shevchenko. In classic fashion, the Irishman dismissed Cejudo’s chances and praised Shevchenko.

“I would choose Valentina Shevchenko.”

Check out Conor McGregor’s thoughts on Valentina Shevchenko vs. Henry Cejudo (0:07):

It should be noted that McGregor and Cejudo do not get along, as ‘Triple C’ has expressed his displeasure over the Irishman’s past trash talk about Khabib Nurmagomedov and the latter’s father.