Conor McGregor comes in #24 on Forbes 2017 list of world’s highest paid athletes

Forbes today released their Top 100 Highest Paid Athletes list for 2017 and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor was the only mixed martial arts fighter to make the list. The 28-year-old Irishman stated earlier in the year that his aim is to become the world’s number one highest paid athlete, and if that highly-touted boxing match against … Read more

VIDEO: Ricky Hatton says McGregor won’t even touch Mayweather

Boxer Ricky Hatton says Conor McGregor’s fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr will end badly for the Irishman. He believes that McGregor won’t even be able to lay a glove on him. A lot of boxers echo these sentiments, but die hard MMA fans are hoping that is not going to be the case. Check out … Read more

Dana White slams ‘insecure’ Oscar De La Hoya: ‘Have you lost your f*cking mind?’

Golden Boy boxing promoter Oscar De La Hoya recently penned a scathing open letter criticizing the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor matchup saying it’s a “lose-lose” situation for the fans and it could irreparably hurt the sport of boxing. “Only we can shut the circus down by making it clear that we won’t pay to see a … Read more

Mayweather says McGregor is a ‘power puncher’ and ‘hell of a stand up fighter’

Floyd Mayweather appeared on Eminem’s SiriusXM channel Shade 45 in an exclusive interview on DJ Whoo Kid’s Whoolywood Shuffle. Floyd talked about the boxing match that seems destined to happen between boxing’s best and MMA’s top man, Conor McGregor. Mayweather will look at the negotiation terms when he gets home. “I mean, once I get back to Las Vegas, to … Read more

Craziest McGregor vs Mayweather news yet

As Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Jr fight rumors ramp up it keeps on getting crazier. Dana says it’s close to being done and then Floyd says it’s not – and a week later – reverse those statements. Here’s what TMZ is reporting now about how serious things are getting. If this is true I … Read more

This new Mayweather vs. McGregor fan-made promo is off the hook

In this new video promo Youssef Hannoun has created an entertaining and informative look at the Conor McGregor versus Floyd Mayweather boxing fight that appears destined to take place sometime in the near future. From the background to how the fight came together and plenty of highlight footage in the cage and ring, as well … Read more

Conor McGregor finalizes Mayweather deal with UFC

We’re one step closer to a boxing mega-fight between unbeaten legend Floyd Mayweather and MMA’s biggest star, Conor McGregor. McGregor has come to a contractual agreement with the UFC and Dana White and the next step will be to finalize the terms with Mayweather. And that’s a huge step, but not impossible by any means. … Read more

VIDEO: Joe Rogan says McGregor would be in trouble against Nick Diaz

  Joe Rogan discusses the old WWE buying the UFC rumors. He praises the WWE performers as athletes but says WWE buying UFC would be too dangerous. He says the predetermined nature of WWE might cloud the waters with allegations of fixed fights. The Diaz brothers were discussed as potential Vince favorites and then the … Read more

Dana White takes blame for losing September date for Mayweather vs. McGregor

UFC President Dana White was a guest on The Ryen Russillo Show to promote UFC 211 and gave an update on the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather boxing match currently in the works. White still believes the deal will get done but the September date they were hoping for is now off the table due to a … Read more