By Rich Cheney: There’s a reason why Floyd Mayweather Jr. opted to fight the inexperienced novice Conor McGregor on August 26 instead of unbeaten middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, says promoter Tom Loeffler. Golovkin would have come down in weight to fight Mayweather at 154 if he wanted the fight, but he clearly didn’t. Mayweather… Continue Reading Mayweather didn’t fight Golovkin for a reason says Loeffler
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By Rich Cheney: Former UFC champion Chuck Liddell thinks it’s a bad idea for the 34-year-old Andre Berto to come over to the UFC to try and start a career with that organization. Liddell feels that it’ll take a long, long time for Berto or any fighter to learn how to wrestle well enough for… Continue Reading Liddell says Mayweather wouldn’t last 1 round against McGregor in UFC
By Rich Cheney: Former two division world champion Carl Frampton says UFC star Conor McGregor should stick to boxing because he can make more money in that sport than in the MMA where he’s been competing. Frampton believes McGregor, 29, would defeated former world champion Paulie Malignaggi if the two of them were to fight… Continue Reading Carl Frampton: McGregor beats Malignaggi
Floyd Mayweather Jr. picked up a payday against his hand-picked opponent Conor McGregor last Saturday on August 26 to improve his record at 50-0, in defeating the No.1 star in the UFC. The Mayweather-McGregor fight has a great chance of breaking the PPV record that Mayweather previously set against Manny Pacquiao 2 years ago. Mayweather,… Continue Reading Will Mayweather stay retired?
By Rich Cheney: Last Saturday’s fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor could break the all-time PPV record of 4.6 million buys. According to Showtime’s estimates, the Mayweather-McGregor fight buy rate is in the mid-4 million ranges at this time, and the numbers are still being tallied up. It could very well break the… Continue Reading Mayweather-McGregor buy rate in mid-4 million range
UFC boss Dana White believes last Saturday’s event fight between UFC fighter Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. brought in 6.5 million buys on Showtime pay-per-view. Just how White would know that the fight did those numbers is unclear, because Showtime has not tallied the numbers yet. Until Showtime releases the official numbers, it’s all… Continue Reading Dana White saying Mayweather-McGregor fight did 6.5M buys
Conor McGregor paid boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. a huge compliment on Thursday in saying that he believes he’s got the skills to be successful in MMA if he wishes to compete in that sport. McGregor tried his hand at fighting inside a boxing ring in his fight last Saturday night against Mayweather at the… Continue Reading McGregor says Mayweather has skills for MMA