Danis is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt under Marcelo Garcia, who, if you’re not aware, is one of the greatest jiu-jitsu competitors on the planet. McGregor hired Danis to help him prepare for his August 20th rematch with Nate Diaz, which the Irish star won via decision.
Well, Danis is booked to face Jackson Sousa in a grappling match at Polaris 4, October 29th. Recently the promotion released the video below, which features McGregor discussing Danis. McGregor, meanwhile, is scheduled to fight Eddie Alvarez on November 12th at UFC 205.