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The Referee For Mayweather/McGregor Has Just Been Confirmed

Conor McGregor’s camp will be slightly disappointed with the confirmation of Robert Byrd as the referee for the Irishman’s super fight with Floyd Mayweather. It had been suggested by several members of McGregor’s camp that the SBG star was hoping for a referee with some knowledge or appreciation for MMA to take charge on August 26th. Tony Weeks had been …

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McGregor: If We Wear 8 Ounce Gloves, I’ll Win In One Round

We’re only two weeks out from the biggest combat sports event of our generation when Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather step into the ring at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.  Since the worldwide media tour, there hasn’t been as much verbal sparring coming from either camp as both fighters opt to focus on their preparations but one of the …

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LIVE NOW: Conor McGregor Hosts Open Media Session Ahead Of Floyd Mayweather Bout

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: Conor McGregor of Ireland prepares to enter the Octagon before facing Nate Diaz during the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

With just over two weeks remaining until Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather throw down in the T-Mobile Arena, the Irishman is hosting a live media session in the UFC’s Performance Institute. Ever since Conor McGregor finished his whirlwind promotional tour with Floyd Mayweather, the Irishman has retreated into the privacy of his training camp and engaged in very little media …

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The Undercard For McGregor vs Mayweather Has Just Been Announced

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After plenty of speculation, we finally have the confirmed undercard for the most anticipated bout to take place in decades.  Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather, of course, will face off against one another at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on August 26. However, as much as that fight has garnered all the attention there is still plenty of interest …

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Mick Konstantin Talks Inspiration Behind Viral Conor McGregor Anthem

Floyd you better watch out, because the Irish are coming… Following on from the irrepressible anthem of Euro 2016 “Taking Over France”, Mick Konstantin is back with his ukulele to spearhead another Irish invasion. This time, a takeover of Las Vegas, on August 26 for Conor McGregor’s cross-code superfight with Floyd ‘Money Mayweather. The traveling hordes of McGregor fans are …

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Paddy ‘The Hooligan’ Holohan Gives The Best Technical Breakdown Of Mayweather/McGregor Yet

If you are doubting Conor McGregor’s chances of beating Floyd Mayweather in his professional boxing debut on August 26, you must stop and listen to his SBG teammate Paddy Holohan.  The Hooligan, himself a former UFC flyweight who fought out of McGregor’s Dublin based SBG Concorde, has given an extraordinary breakdown of the fight in an interview with former Irish …

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Mayweather/McGregor Formally Request Reduced Glove Size For August 26th Bout

It looks like Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather could well end up wearing 8-ounce gloves after all. Extraordinary news broke in the early hours of Thursday morning as Bob Bennett, Executive Director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, announced that a formal request regarding the Mayweather/McGregor bout was being reviewed. According to the NSAC director, both Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather …

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New Clip Shows The Corner Advice Owen Roddy Gives Conor McGregor During Fights

UFC 205 Open Workouts, Madison Square Garden, New York City 9/11/2016 Conor McGregor with Striking Coach Owen Roddy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tom Hogan

As Conor McGregor works towards his professional boxing debut on August 26 against Floyd Mayweather, his training alongside his striking coach Owen Roddy has never been more intense.  Focused solely on the art of pure striking, with the other elements of mixed martial arts such as kicking, wrestling, jiu jitsu, etc. put aside for the time being, the UFC lightweight champion …

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Looking At The Intriguing Undercard Ahead of Mayweather Vs McGregor

Floyd Mayweather faces Conor McGregor on August 26th in what will be a historic and record-breaking night in the history of combat sports. The undercard proceedings have been controlled by Mayweather Promotions – with Badou Jack, Gervonta Davis and Savannah Marshall all set to feature in the T-Mobile Arena. We take a closer look at the three fighters ahead of their …

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