Floyd Mayweather Sr. has never been at a loss for words. This time he’s on video warning Conor McGregor that on August 26th his son will come out swinging and Conor is going to “get what he deserves”. Check it out.
We’re just days away from the biggest and highest profile fight in combat sports history as UFC lightweight champ (and former featherweight champ) Conor McGregor goes into the boxing ring to take on the sport’s undisputed pound-for-pound best in Floyd Mayweather Jr. With their All Access series, Showtime goes behind the scenes of the press … Read more
Conor McGregor’s main sparring partner Paul Malignaggi said goodbye after Conor posted some photos of him that made it seem that he was massacred by the Irishman. Not one to let it slide, Paul posted this response claiming that he was the one doing the whipping and the cameras in the gym would tell the … Read more
Oh dear lord…why? On August 25th in Las Vegas there will be a mini Conor McGregor vs. mini Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing match taking place. This fight will occur 24 hours before the actual Mayweather vs. McGregor fight on August 26th. The “Money Fight” will be for, according to MMAmania.com, the very, very lightweight championship … Read more
Floyd Mayweather Jr. made a rare concession for Conor McGregor very recently by allowing the boxing gloves in their August bout to be 8 ounces. Conor of course is used to the 4 oz gloves with finger holes designed for both striking and grappling in the UFC so this may ease the frustration of MMA … Read more
President Donald Trump reached out to Dana White to tell him that he is one hundred percent interested in attending the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight on Aug. 29 in Las Vegas. However, White is hesitant to back up that claim as he told the media in Toronto recently. They called me yesterday and I don’t … Read more
There hasn’t been a boxing spectacle of this magnitude since Mayweather vs. Pacquiao bored the masses with friendly fisticuffs. The clash of the boxing world with the MMA universe has created unprecedented interest in this bout, which will also serve as an unofficial referendum that compares the skills of mixed martial artists with those of … Read more
The build-up and the promotions have been almost unavoidable in the running to the Conor McGregor versus Floyd Mayweather fight, which matches a two-weight UFC champion against a retired former boxing world champion. While everyone has been speculating as to who is going to win the fight, with the Irishman gaining an almost unwarranted amount … Read more
Former boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi recently put in some sparring rounds with Conor McGregor to help him get ready for his Aug. 29 showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Many are wondering if Conor will be able to land on the defensive genius, and if so, can he hurt Floyd. Malignaggi recently spoke about the sparring session and his takeaway from it but in this new interview he opens up even more.
“Conor has pop that you have to respect,” Malignaggi said. “Conor’s power is definitely something you have to respect. It’s just not ‘oh my god’ power. And ‘oh my god’ power in reality is very rare.”
Demian Maia will attempt to finally capture UFC gold when he takes on Tyron Woodley this Saturday for the welterweight championship at UFC 214. During a recent workout posted on July 27th he talked about the upcoming Mayweather vs. McGregor bout in August and he actually gives Conor a chance against Floyd. Check it out.