The super fight between the biggest names in mixed martial arts and boxing, Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor fight date is finally confirmed. Legendary boxer Floyd Mayweather will fight UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor in a much-anticipated boxing match on August 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The fight will be contested at 154 pounds in a 12-round boxing match with 10-ounce gloves. Mayweather-McGregor fight tickets sales details will be available at the first press conference.
The bout will be headlined via Showtime pay-per-view and it will promote by Mayweather Promotions. Mayweather who is called as the greatest boxer of his generation was retired after defeating Manny Pacquiao in the biggest boxing match of the decade in 2015. But with a fight which could pay each man in excess of $100 million, he reconsidered.
Conor McGregor is one of the popular and biggest names in the mixed martial arts in the world. He won the UFC’s featherweight title in the 2015 and lightweight in 2016. He becomes the first fighter to hold two UFC championships simultaneously. It will be interesting to see how he perform in the boxing ring against all time best Mayweather.
|FIGHT DATE||Saturday, 26 August 2017|
|VENUE||T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas|
Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor Fight
According to UFC chief Dana White, it will be the most expensive fight in history including the money both stars will earn. According to TMZ, UFC champion will pocket about 100million dollars (£78m).