By Jeff Aranow: With an important fight against Jeff Horn this Saturday, Manny Pacquiao is still in hopes of getting a rematch against Floyd Mayweather Jr., says trainer Freddie Roach. Pacquiao and Horn will be fighting in front of a...Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao knows what it's like to lose to Floyd Mayweather Jr., and he thinks that is exactly what's in store for Conor McGregor on August 26. "McGregor has no chance in this fight," Pac-Man said Monday, per Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports. Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: The August 26th circus fight between inexperienced novice fighter Conor McGregor and the biggest star in boxing Floyd Mayweather Jr. will be going for around $100 on Showtime PPV, according to ESPN. The price of the fight...Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: Teddy Atlas of ESPN believes that the August 26th Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor fight is going to hurt the September 16th pay-per-view contest between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin for a couple of reasons. Show More Summary
Oscar De La Hoya is unhappy with the date chosen for Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s fight with Conor McGregor, as he says the Aug. 26 matchup clashes with Gennady Golovkin's bout with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez on Sept. 16 in Las Vegas. In an appearance...Show More Summary
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has returned to the boxing gym after nearly two years away and says his preparation for an Aug. 26 fight against Conor McGregor is going smoothly even four months after his 40th birthday. “You can’t touch me,” Mayweather said late Wednesday night following a training session...
The first thing that comes up when people beginning dissecting the forthcoming fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor has little to do with the intricacies of the sweet science and much more to do with what is perceived as a wild cash grab for both men. With a circus-like atmosphere created for the […]
Canelo Alvarez has been beaten already by Floyd Mayweather Jr., so he’s determined not to let it happen again over dollars as each man headlines major fight cards within a three-week span. While Mexico’s Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 knockouts) is meeting unbeaten three-belt middleweight champion Gennady...
By Sam Genge: As every reader would know by now, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor Mcgregor will face each other in Las Vegas on August 26. Virtually every article or post that I have read about the fight is about Floyd completely dominating Connor and how much of a mismatch this fight is. Show More Summary
Adrien Broner went on the Breakfast Club to talk about his upcoming fight with Mikey Garcia, suicide, Floyd Mayweather, and his vehicle getting shot up. Power 105.1
Sugar Ray Leonard believes Conor McGregor's best tactic for his match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Aug. 26 will be to "duck" the punches. Although Leonard believes the reigning UFC lightweight champion is a tough fighter, he toldShow More Summary
The criticisms of the undefeated boxing champion are often misguided and unfounded, especially when they involve the quality of his resume, writes Luis Monda.
In the three days since Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. officially agreed to a boxing match on Aug. 26, bettors have been putting their money on the UFC lightweight champion. Per ESPN's David Purdum, odds for Mayweather haveShow More Summary
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor may be united in a venue fight before they ever fight each other. On Saturday, TMZ Sports wrote the Aug. 26 date for the much-anticipated fight may present a conflict with Ice Cube's BIG3 basketball league. Show More Summary
For the first time since Floyd Mayweather Jr. confirmed the Aug. 26 superfight versus Conor McGregor, Money commented on the highly anticipated bout. As seen in the following video courtesy of Black Sports Online, on the red carpet at...Show More Summary
At the same meeting Wednesday where it approved Aug. 26 as the fight date for what hours later became Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor, the Nevada Athletic Commission upheld an 18-month suspension of a Southern California promoter over missteps including flawed matchmaking. “You can’t fight...
By Chris Williams: Chris van Heerden, a former sparring partner for UFC champion Conor McGregor, gives the 28-year-old fighter ZERO chance of beating Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their fight at 154 pounds on August 26. Van Heerden last sparred...Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev 2 rematch may have been hurt by the announcement of the news of the August 26 mega-fight between boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. coming out of retirement to face the UFC’s biggest star Conor McGregor on Showtime PPV. Show More Summary
Rounds... PLURAL. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor will cross over to the world of boxing and fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. on pay-per-view (PPV) this August in Las Vegas, Nevada (full details here). Longtime...Show More Summary
Showtime's announcing team for the Aug. 26 superfight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor has been finalized. According to Sporting News' Michael McCarthy, Showtime will use its regular team of boxing announcers, led by play-by-play announcer Mauro Ranallo and color commentators Al Bernstein and Paul Malignaggi. Show More Summary