Dana White: Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather fight ‘not close’

The talk about a potential Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing fight seems to persist, but Dana White says such a match is “not close” to happening.The UFC president spoke with a TMZ Sports cameraman, who asked about the progress of the fight talks. White did not offer much encouraging news.“I think it’s progressing but nowhere near being done,” said White. “It’s...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 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
7 days ago  |  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’...
12 days ago  |  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...
15 days ago  |  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
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather selling ridiculous car for ridiculous amount

If you’re a car enthusiast looking to spend a few million dollars, Floyd Mayweather Jr. would like to do business with you.Mayweather currently owns one of two Koenigsegg CCXR Trevitas in the entire world, but according to TMZ, citing “Floyd’s car guy,” Obi Okeke, the boxing superstar is trying to sell it. Pretty sweet car, eh?The car has 1018 horsepower, a 254 mph top speed...
22 days ago  |  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...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 06, 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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