I WAS in Las Vegas last week for what was billed as “The fight of the century”.
FLOYD MAYWEATHER won for the 50th time in his decorated career when the fantasy fight with Conor McGregor proved a mismatch and he stopped the Irishman in 10 rounds in Las Vegas.
Conor McGregor may have been defeated on his boxing debut by Floyd Mayweather, but fighters from numerous disciplines were still keen to show their respect for his efforts in the ring.
The unusual nature of Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather meant many were unsure what to expect once the fight got under way, but by the time it was over not many were surprised that Mayweather, a boxer of 50 fights, beat the UFC star.
One of the most anticipated fights in history was never likely to start on time, was it?
IS it boxing? Is it Mixed Martial Arts? Or is it merely a circus?
Every once in a while there’s a fight that can’t be missed, even if it’s happening at 5am on the other side of the world. Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather is one of those.
CONOR MCGREGOR has been driven on through the final stages of the training camp for his August 26 fight with Floyd Mayweather by the increasing ridicule he is receiving.
Mayweather-McGregor ‘biggest fight ever’, says UFC chief Dana White as boxing bout set for August 26th
FLOYD MAYWEATHER'S August 26 bout with Conor McGregor will be "the biggest fight ever", according to UFC president Dana White.
MIXED martial arts champion Conor McGregor has agreed a deal to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr in the boxing ring.