GSP's coach wants 'epic' UFC return

How could UFC make Georges St-Pierre’s return to the octagon bigger than it already is? Throw in Conor McGregor.St-Pierre, who hasn’t fought since successfully defending the welterweight championship against Johny Hendricks at UFC 167, recently signed a new contract with UFC, meaning the focus has shifted to whom GSP will face in his first fight since November 2013. There obviously...
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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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Conor McGregor trolls Floyd Mayweather on Twitter, Instagram

The same day that buzz circulated about a potential Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight being close to happening, the UFC star decided to troll his boxing counterpart.McGregor sent this tweet on Tuesday evening saying he was in Las Vegas and that Mayweather “retired” upon his arrival: He posted the same thing on Instagram. That seems to be his way of saying Mayweather is...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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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
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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
7 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...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather taunts McGregor over UFC fighter's net worth

Floyd Mayweather Jr. insists he wants to fight Conor McGregor, but the undefeated boxing champion is only going to do it if he is guaranteed a ton of money. Not only that, but Floyd wants to make significantly more for the fight than McGregor. Mayweather said recently that he wants $100 million guaranteed and is willing to give McGregor $15 million. UFC president Dana White later...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Mayweather jabs Dana White: 'You used to carry my bags'

Floyd Mayweather Jr. clearly isn’t ready to accept Dana White’s “real offer.” White said last week he’d give Mayweather and Conor McGregor each $25 million guaranteed to fight, to which Mayweather responded by calling the UFC president a “f—ing comedian.” The undefeated boxer then doubled down over the weekend by pointing out that he hasn’t made as little as $25...
January 16, 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...
Via Sportsnaut
January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

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