By Ian Aldous: On Friday August 4th, double Olympic champion, Claressa ‘T-Rex’ Shields (3-0) faces Nikki Adler (16-0) for the WBC and vacant IBF women’s world super-middleweight championships, at the MGM Grand Detroit, live on Showtime. Show More Summary
The Big3, a new 3-on-3 basketball league co-owned by rapper Ice Cube, has agreed to move its championship from Las Vegas’s T-Mobile Arena to the MGM Grand, freeing the venue for the highly anticipated megafight between UFC star Conor McGregor and undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather on Aug. 26. The Big3 made the announcement online on Tuesday, […]
Eddie Hearn, promoter of WBA, IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua is headed to Las Vegas to potentially stage the rematch between Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko at the T-Mobile Arena, MGM Grand or Mandalay Bay. Klitschko still...Show More Summary
And updating the dining headed to the outdoor mall The Grand Canyon Experience shuttered earlier this year, a familiar sight on the Strip since 2000 and conveniently located a very short walk from the MGM Grand. The closure deleted a...Show More Summary
UFC 196 on Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas saw Miesha Tate upset Holly Holm, followed by another upset in the main event, with Nate Diaz beating Conor McGregor in the second round.
Well, I guess we’re really going to do this. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are going to box. On August 26, at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, one of the greatest boxers of all time has agreed to fight a guy who has never boxed in his life. The whole thing is absolutely […]
The friendly merger between boxing and mixed martial arts will take place on August 26 at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas…
By Allan Fox: Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor are saying that that their mega-fight is now official for August 26 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is the same venue that Mayweather fought Manny Pacquiao at in 2015 in the ‘fight of the century’ on HBO/Showtime pay-per-view. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS – Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor posted on their social media Wednesday that, “It’s Official!!!” and “The Fight Is On,” hours after an Aug. 26 fight date at MGM Grand was approved by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Mayweather Promotions secured the Showtime-televised pay-per-view...
Finally! It’s official! Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will square off in a boxing match at MGM Grand on August 26 of this year. Mayweather has not fought since his victory over Andre Berto in September 2015. As for McGregor, he last beat Eddie Alvarez via TKO at UFC 205 back in November 2016. No […]
Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and MMA superstar Conor McGregor announced they would be fighting on Aug. 26 in what promises to be one of the most intriguing matchups in fight history. Kevin Iole of Yahoo Sports first reported the fight had been agreed to by both Mayweather and McGregor. Show More Summary
The Nevada State Athletic Commission today approved an Aug. 26 date to promote a boxing event at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
A late-night Tuesday phone call to reattach an agenda item to Wednesday’s Nevada State Athletic Commission meeting was blessed casually, as was an Aug. 26 opening at MGM Grand that could be filled by Floyd Mayweather Jr. versus Conor McGregor. The commission on Wednesday granted the request of...
A potential Aug. 26 date for the long-rumored Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas is back on the table. Nevada Athletic Commission chairman Anthony Marnell announced Wednesday that Mayweather Promotions received approval to promote a boxing event on Aug. Show More Summary
Downstairs in the casino, little remained of the MGM Grand Hotel’s former glory. In the early morning hours of 21 November 1980, a fire had broken out in the Las Vegas landmark, ripping through the lounge in an explosive wave that instantly killed everyone in the area. Show More Summary
Floyd Mayweather might be as good at trolling as he is at boxing. Not long after Mayweather Promotions proposed a date of Aug. 26 for MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada — expected to mark the time and space for his Conor McGregor super fight...Show More Summary
The Nevada Athletic Commission has an agenda item on its Wednesday meeting calendar to consider a request by Mayweather Promotions for an Aug. 26 fight date at MGM Grand, which ignited talk that a Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Conor McGregor fight is imminent. But just as news of the request was spreading,...
The biggest night in Latin music® will be Thursday, November 16th. That’s when Univision will broadcast the 18th Annual Latin Grammys® live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Nominees will be announced on September 20th. The...Show More Summary
By Adam Godfrey: Sparking rumors that an official announcement regarding a fight between Conor McGregor, the biggest name in MMA, and Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather is finally imminent, Mayweather’s promotional company has booked the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on both the 25th and 26th of August. Show More Summary
Things just got a bit interesting. The constant on again-off again negotiations between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather may have concluded after it was revealed that Mayweather Promotions booked the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas for August 26, 2017. The August 26 entry in the Nevada Athletic Commission’s event calendar reads: “Mayweather Promotions […]