By Allan Fox: In a strange move, Floyd Mayweather Jr. reportedly told trainer Freddie Roach to agree to train UFC fighter Conor McGregor if he’s asked by him to train him for their proposed fight. [...] The post Mayweather wants Roach to train McGregor appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Jeff Aranow: Many boxing fans are hoping that Floyd Mayweather Jr. (49-0, 26 KOs) doesn’t wind up facing MMA fighter Conor McGregor (0-0) this year or ever in a boxing match due to the fight potentially [...] The post Is Mayweather vs. McGregor worth $100 on PPV? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Chris Williams: WBA World welterweight champion Keith “One Time” Thurman (26-0, 22 KOs) thinks Floyd Mayweather Jr. avoided a fight with him when he was still fighting. Thurman appears to be [...] The post Thurman says Mayweather avoided him appeared first on Boxing News 24.
In a visit to boxing coach Freddie Roach last week, Floyd Mayweather Jr. asked the well-known trainer to work with UFC champion Conor McGregor for their upcoming fight.
By Allan Fox: In what has to be interpreted as a huge hint by Floyd Mayweather Jr. that he plans on going through with his circus fight against MMA fighter Conor McGregor, Mayweather posted a fight [...] The post Floyd posts McGregor vs. Mayweather PPV fight poster on Instagram appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The idea of a boxing match between Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight titleholder Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. has taken the sports world hostage over the past couple of weeks. While it's more likely that McGregor...Show More Summary
Photo by Billie Weiss/Zuffa LLC You might not be aware of this—because the two men involved are notoriously publicity shy and the story’s been wildly underreported—but undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. and MMA star Conor McGregor might face each other in a boxing match. Show More Summary
By Jeff Aranow: Boxer Chris Van Heerden is giving UFC champion Conor McGregor a puncher’s chance against Floyd Mayweather Jr. if the two of them face each other this year on September 17. It’s [...] The post McGregor would have a chance against Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
What would encourage Floyd Mayweather Jr. to pay a visit to Manny Pacquiao’s Hollywood gym? Perhaps a rematch of the richest one-day sporting event in history? Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, told the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday that the unbeaten and retired Mayweather (49-0) has paid two visits...
By Allan Fox: There is a great deal of talk around the internet about a potential fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor. The latest news rumors have Mayweather fighting McGregor on [...] The post Will Mayweather-McGregor hurt boxing? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
By Brian Garnett: Too many times in boxing the fans are forced to wait for the fights that we want to see, such as, the five year wait for Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao. What we were left [...] The post Who’s the best? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
If there’s a possible path to a fall doubleheader of Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao and Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez, consider the verbal jostling officially underway. Mayweather -- of course -- launched it earlier this month when he told Southland video reporter Elie Seckbach that Golovkin...
This guy! Four-weight world champion Adrien Broner stopped by The Durtty Boyz show to set the record straight on the ongoing beef with Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
By Jeff Aranow: Floyd Mayweather Jr. is going to have to either look for another opponent for his next fight or he’ll need to take a much smaller payday than the one he’d like to take. Mayweather [...] The post McGregor wants $100M for Mayweather fight appeared first on Boxing News 24.
So much has gone into the potential showdown between Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Featherweight titleholder Conor McGregor and boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. UFC president Dana White has requested a call from Mayweather, McGregor has gone out of his way to spar with former boxing champions, and Floyd Mayweather Sr. Show More Summary
Will the long-rumored Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor fight happen after all? As of Friday, there are reportedly 50 million more reasons why the mega-event could actually take place, possibly on December 31 of this year, creating the ultimate New Year’s Eve party for fans of both the undefeated boxing champ, and the controversial... Show More Summary
Rumors of a megafight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have been making the rounds, and Mayweather has reportedly offered the UFC featherweight champion a large chunk of change to make it happen. According to TMZ Sports,...Show More Summary
There has been a lot of talk lately about Floyd Mayweather, Jr. fighting Conor McGregor. The reasons why are obvious: It would be the Freddy vs. Jason of combat sports, the bad boy box office king of one premier combat sport against the bad boy box office king of the other. Show More Summary
By Jeff Aranow: Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. has reportedly offered UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor $50 million to fight him this year before the end of the year in a giant PPV fight. [...] The post Mayweather has offered $50M to Conor McGregor for fight appeared first on Boxing News 24.
You guys heard the joke about Floyd Mayweather Jr. fighting Conor McGregor?