Nate Diaz explains why Conor McGregor has 'puncher's chance' vs. Floyd Mayweather

Nate Diaz isn’t ruling out an upset.Although Conor McGregor would enter a boxing match with Floyd Mayweather Jr. as a huge underdog, Diaz explained this week on CSN Fights that he thinks the UFC champion would have a “puncher’s chance” against the boxing legend. Diaz, who has fought McGregor inside the octagon twice (winning once and losing once), doesn’t sound all that...
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Mayweather has great reason why McGregor should fight him

From a financial standpoint, it is no secret that Conor McGregor could use a fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. more than Floyd Mayweather Jr. needs a fight against Conor McGregor. And for that reason, Mayweather feels McGregor should do everything in his power to make the bout happen.Mayweather, who has an estimated net worth of around $350 million, told The Telegraph over the weekend...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

De La Hoya not thrilled about potential Mayweather-McGregor fight

It appears that not everyone would be excited if Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather stepped into the ring together.Boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya said that “it would be an embarrassment to boxing” if the Irish MMA star got between the ropes with Mayweather, according to an report.“Boxing is boxing and MMA is MMA,” De Le Hoya said per ESPN. “They are two separate...
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Floyd Mayweather Jr’s home reportedly burglarized over weekend

Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s home in Las Vegas was burglarized while the boxer was in Los Angeles celebrating his birthday over the weekend, according to a report.TMZ Sports says police believe the thieves broke into the home through a door in the back of the house and stole several purses. An expensive watch also was unaccounted for.TMZ Sports says $150,000 worth of belongings were...
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  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...
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Floyd Mayweather told Stephen A. Smith fight with Conor McGregor is ‘very close’

Shortly after a report surfaced on Tuesday claiming Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have come to a financial agreement for a potential fight, ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith fueled the speculation even further.Smith said on “First Take” Tuesday that he spoke with Mayweather over the weekend at the Golden State Warriors-Oklahoma City Thunder game, and Floyd claimed a bout between...
Via Larry Brown Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mayweather, McGregor reach agreement for fight

Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have reportedly taken a huge step toward actually getting in the ring together.According to The Sun, McGregor flew to the United States on Monday to work out a deal with Mayweather for a fight. The agreement has not been formally signed because of a “third party hold-up,” but both Conor and Floyd are said to have outlined the financial...
Via Larry Brown Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather trademark applications fuel rumors

Plenty of people in boxing and mixed martial arts will tell you a bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor never will happen in either sport, but it appears the boxer is preparing just in case.The two fighters have been calling each other out on social media for what feels like forever, to the point where UFC president Dana White actually extended an offer to Mayweather to...
January 29, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Mayweather-McGregor fight in ‘exploratory phase’

After months of speculation and many jabs thrown by both men, Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor might actually get their chance to fight. Seriously. Mayweather-McGregor has gone from pipe dream phase to exploratory phase. MANY, MANY hurdles to overcome, but not just a PR stunt anymore. — Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) January 13, 2017 If this did ever go down, it would be...
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January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

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