Floyd Mayweather To Fight Conor McGregor In August
Ladies and Gents, it’s really happening.
The Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight has been set for August 26 in Las Vegas.
Here’s the scoop via Yahoo! Sports:
According to UFC president Dana White, the fight will be at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be contested at 154 pounds. It will be a standard, 12-round boxing match with 10-ounce gloves.
The Nevada Athletic Commission on Wednesday approved the request from Mayweather Promotions to put on a boxing card on Aug. 26 at the MGM Grand. The venue could change, however, to T-Mobile.
The bout will be distributed via Showtime pay-per-view. It will be an entirely boxing card. Mayweather Promotions will be the lead promoter.
Are you interested in seeing these gents face off in the ring?