By Eric Baldwin: UFC fighter Conor McGregor just won’t shut-up about his interest in fighting 39-year-old retired former world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. for some reason. Leonard Ellerbe of Mayweather [...] The post McGregor says he’d be looking to KO Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
After officially obtaining his California boxing license, current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight titleholder, and former featherweight king, Conor McGregor is putting all the pressure on Floyd Mayweather Jr. to set up a potential superfight. Show More Summary
Perhaps boxing's most controversial topic these days is who should sit atop the mythical pound-for-pound rankings. Since the retirement of Floyd Mayweather Jr., there has been no shortage of capable replacements. Roman Gonzalez, Andre...Show More Summary
Conor McGregor’s ability to obtain a boxing license from the California State Athletic Commission this week may tweak his UFC bosses’ noses and generate headlines. But it’s not going to get Floyd Mayweather Jr. into the ring. At a Thursday boxing news conference in Los Angeles, two of the men who...
A potential super-fight between the UFC’s Conor McGregor and unbeaten boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr has moved a step closer after the Irishman was granted a boxing license. The BBC reports the California State Athletic Commission will now allow McGregor, 28, to box there. Show More Summary
Mixed martial arts and UFC superstar Conor McGregor is one step closer to his dream clash with undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Wednesday, receiving his boxing license to compete in the California. "Is it getting any close?...Show More Summary
By Allan Fox: Leonard Ellberbe of Mayweather Promotions says there’s no chance of a fight taking place between UFC star Conor McGregor and the retired boxing start Floyd Mayweather Jr. The 28-year-old [...] The post Ellberbe says Mayweather vs. McGregor isn’t happening appeared first on Boxing News 24.
For those who are waiting on a Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. superfight, it looks as though things might have been set in motion. On Wednesday, California granted McGregor a boxing license, his agent Audie Attar told MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani. More to follow. Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has never been shy about flaunting his wealth. In an Instagram post claiming he's "happily retired" thanks to smart investments, Mayweather casually showed off a $100 million check that was written to him. In the caption, Mayweather claims he still has "every dime" of the check. Show More Summary
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is living up to his nickname. The retired boxer known as "Money" posted a photo of a handwritten check for $100 million to Instagram on Tuesday morning. "This is just one of my many checks, a cool $100,000,000.00 that I still have every dime of." https://www.instagram.com/p/BNYtZR0g0-f/?taken-by=floydmayweather&hl=en...
By Allan Fox: Floyd Mayweather Jr. took to Instagram last night to gloat about being wealthy; saying he’s happily retired, and has made wise investments. Mayweather also showed a photo of the $100 [...] The post Mayweather showing no signs of resuming boxing career appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Eric Baldwin: If Floyd Mayweather Jr. decides to return to the ring, Manny Pacquiao is very interested in facing him in a rematch. Pacquiao just recently made a comeback to boxing earlier this month [...] The post Pacquiao leaving door open for Mayweather rematch appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jaime Ortega: As I mentioned in part one, Andre Ward can surpass Many Pacquiao’s and Floyd Mayweather Jr. legacy. To continue my argument I want to state that Ward has already accomplished a goal [...] The post Andre Ward Can Surpass Mayweather’s And Pacquiao’s Legacy Part 2 appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Allan Fox: UFC star Conor McGregor is still very much interested in facing former six-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a boxing match when/if he returns to the ring in the near future. [...] The post McGregor still interested in Mayweather fight appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao is still waiting on a second fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. to try and avenge his loss from a year ago in 2015. The soon to be 38-year-old Pacquiao (59-6-2, 38 [...] The post Pacquiao waiting for Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Over the last four or five years, time did to Andre Ward what it previously did to Floyd Mayweather Jr., Roy Jones Jr. and every other pound-for-pound king before him. Ward lost a half step. His reflexes slowed. That explains why Ward, at 32, found himself with his knees and gloves on the T-Mobile...
Ever since Conor McGregor defeated Eddy Alvarez with a four-punch combo during the UFC 205 contact sports enthusiasts have been clamoring for the Irish MMA star to fight against someone who was never been beaten before—Floyd Mayweather Jr. Show More Summary
Floyd Mayweather Jr. retired from boxing on top with an unbeaten 49-0 record, but his father would evidently like to see him return to the ring with a chance to hit the half-century mark. "I think it'll be good if he does 50 and 0,” Floyd Mayweather Sr. Show More Summary
Because Conor McGregor’s stand-up fighting was so impressive while capturing an unprecedented second simultaneously worn UFC belt last weekend, a mythical fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. became extended fodder for television debaters this week. UFC President Dana White, in a conversation with...
By Eric Baldwin: It’s not a good idea for UFC star Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a boxing match, says former super middleweight champion Andre Ward. He thinks the 28-year-old McGregor [...] The post Ward says Conor McGregor shouldn’t face Mayweather in boxing match appeared first on Boxing News 24.