Sport Watch: Mayweather-McGregor simulation predicts comical encounter

05:05  19 june  2017
05:05  19 june  2017 Source:   theScore

This raw footage of Floyd Mayweather destroying his sparring partner will break the hearts of Conor McGregor fans

  This raw footage of Floyd Mayweather destroying his sparring partner will break the hearts of Conor McGregor fans <p>Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans expecting Conor McGregor to have a puncher’s chance against Floyd Mayweather Jr. this August, when “Notorious” crosses over to the “sweet science” for a whopping zillion-dollar payday, are probably going to cry themselves to sleep after watching this video.</p>

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Mayweather - McGregor not the first to be more spectacle than sport. Promoters claimed up to 200,000 people would be on hand to watch , and that 2 million more would pay to sit in theaters across the country to watch Knievel either soar over the canyon or die trying.

The upcoming megafight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is going to be dissected from a million different angles in the weeks to come and one simulation that started making the rounds on the internet Sunday sees the bout turning into an absolute farce.

Mayweather's evasive style is on full display in the above clip and - spoiler - it ends in the boxing great improving his unblemished record to 50-0. Don't expect him to have to be quite so devious when the two actually meet on Aug. 26.

Betting $100 on Conor McGregor? Floyd Mayweather? With current odds, it’s a $487.50 difference

  Betting $100 on Conor McGregor? Floyd Mayweather? With current odds, it’s a $487.50 difference Placing a bet on the upcoming boxing match between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather? Prepare for two very different potential payouts. As officials announced on Wednesday - after months of speculation and negotiations - McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) and Mayweather (49-0 boxing) are finally scheduled to fight in a pay-per-view headliner. The 12-round, 154-pound boxing bout takes place Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.Betting lines for the fight have been out for months - even when the fight seemed more like fantasy matchmaking than actually possible.

Exactly how many people will buy a pay-per-view in combat sports is typically a big mystery, but some early estimates have put a potential McGregor - Mayweather fight in the neighborhood of five NOW WATCH : Here’s how LeBron James reacted when he learned Kevin Durant was joining the Warriors.

Superstars Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have finally signed on the dotted line and fans will be treated to the fight they wanted so dearly on 26 August. While Mayweather is clearly the bookies favourite, there is no doubt that Mcgregor has a punchers chance at the least…

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McGregor sparring partner: UFC star has no shot vs. Mayweather .
Conor McGregor is being backed by a lot of the early Las Vegas action for his bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr, but one of the UFC star’s former sparring partners says he has no shot at winning the fight.&nbsp;Former IBO welterweight champion Chris van Heerden, who sparred with McGregor in May 2016, told TMZ he was out of shape when he worked out with McGregor and was still able to dominate the Irishman.

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