Sport Watch: Mayweather-McGregor simulation predicts comical encounter

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

Floyd Mayweather retracts Aug. 26 date reserved for Conor McGregor super fight

  Floyd Mayweather retracts Aug. 26 date reserved for Conor McGregor super fight Floyd Mayweather might be as good at trolling as he is at boxing. Not long after Mayweather Promotions proposed a date of Aug. 26 for MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada — expected to mark the time and space for his Conor McGregor super fight — Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) brings word that “Money” has since retracted that request.That’s according to a report from L.A. Times.Unfortunately for combat sports fans who are clamoring for Mayweather-McGregor, there doesn’t seem to be any real progress being made behind the scenes, despite the best efforts of UFC President Dana White.

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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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Boxing champion predicts that Conor McGregor will knock out Floyd Mayweather in 35 seconds .
A BOXER actually thinks McGregor will win.For the most part, fans are calling it for what it is: a stunt. But there is one pro boxer who not only thinks McGregor has a chance, but also that the UFC star will win the fight decisively.

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