Oscar De La Hoya issues challenge to Floyd Mayweather

Oscar De La Hoya has a major fight to promote, and now he’s trying to involve one of the biggest names in boxing.After Canelo Alvarez beat Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. on Saturday in Las Vegas, De La Hoya announced that Alvarez would fight Gennady Golovkin next. That’s a fight boxing fans have been dying to see, and Oscar’s Golden Boy Promotions is making it happen.De La Hoya appeared...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White says Mayweather-McGregor fight still ‘not close’

The rumors about a fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. have been up and down for months, but one of the most important people involved in the negotiations insists no bout is imminent.When asked by TMZ this week if negotiations between McGregor and Mayweather are progressing, UFC president Dana White said a deal is “not close” to being reached.“To get a deal...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather shows off cash stacks from bet on Thomas, Celtics

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has a long history of showcasing the stacks of cash he has won on high-money wagers on sporting events. And Isaiah Thomas’ epic performance in the Boston Celtics’ 129-119 Game 2 overtime victory over the Washington Wizards helped the brash boxer do so once again.Mayweather took to Instagram to showcase his big-time winnings after betting on the Celtics and...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor in trouble over Instagram photo

Conor McGregor is in trouble over a photo he posted on Instagram Tuesday.McGregor has been enjoying himself while partying in Liverpool the past few days, rolling in style the entire way and sharing the photos on social media. But one particular photo caught the attention of a luxury rental car company, and they are not happy.Here’s a picture McGregor posted Tuesday showing him...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Watch Conor McGregor take his boxing training outside to the driveway

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. still haven’t signed a deal despite there being plenty of talk about the two megastars throwing down inside of a boxing ring. Thus, there’s a chance the superfight never happens.But McGregor has been training as if the fight is on, according to his boxing coach, John Kavanagh. And there’s some video evidence — courtesy of The Notorious’...
April 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Mayweather flips out on judges at youth cheerleading competition

Floyd Mayweather Jr. isn’t used to losing. So when his 12-year-old daughter’s team finished second at a youth cheerleading competition over the weekend, the undefeated boxer apparently was livid.TMZ Sports obtained footage that seemingly shows Mayweather flipping out on the judges who supposedly cheated his daughter. Fortunately, things didn’t get physical, but Mayweather...
April 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: McGregor, Mayweather set to announce fight

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have cleared all of the obstacles standing in the way of a fight, according to one report.Barry Moran of The Sun wrote over the weekend that Mayweather and McGregor are set to announce their fight in a matter of days. The two sides have reportedly agreed to a date and venue after negotiating for months. Morgan goes on to note that McGregor’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Bob Arum blames UFC for latest McGregor-Mayweather roadblock

Money often is a huge issue in putting together mega-fights in the sport of boxing, and that appears to be the case for the potential bout between boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and UFC champion Conor McGregor.The egos involved in this situation are massive. Everyone wants their fair share of the money generated from the fight, and one legendary boxing promoter believes the UFC’s...
March 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Jr. gives Conor McGregor ultimatum for potential fight

The social media slap fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor just won’t stop.Mayweather on Tuesday denied rumors that him and McGregor agreed to a deal to make their much-anticipated boxing match a reality. The UFC champion responded with a tweet taking a shot at the boxing legend, which prompted a counterpunch from Mayweather, who gave McGregor an ultimatum of sorts...
February 15, 2017  |  Discuss

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