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Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor ‘Money Fight’ poised to generate $600m

Saturdays fight may not be a classic but income from tickets, TV sales, sponsorship and betting will make it one of the most lucrative in history Say what you like about undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor’s upcoming contest (“boring” and a “farce” are two of the kinder previews) but the so-called “Money Fight” …

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Conor McGregor open to boxing render despite demolish by Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor failed to rule out a return to boxing after his 10th-round defeat to Floyd Mayweather, saying he was sure theres options that will present themselves in the boxing game Only the most devoted supporters of Conor McGregor, of which there were no shortage in Las Vegas, gave him a chance in Saturday’s junior middleweight fight with Floyd Mayweather. …

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Who will win Mayweather v McGregor? Our writers’ and fighters’ projections

Former WBO middleweight endorse Peter Quillin and UFC flyweight Zach Makovsky assemble our panel of Guardian writers in a lookahead to Saturdays bout Fight prognosi … Mayweather on qualities. LC Mayweather by TKO in the ninth round. JG Mayweather on parts. BAG Mayweather by TKO in the eighth round. ZM It’s hard to predict a round, but it will be …

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Interruptions, boasts and promotion: there is much of Trump in Conor McGregor

As the UFC prepares to forms its entering in New York, it is becoming increasingly clear that the Irishman is driving the UFCs money machine Conor McGregor sat on a stage below Madison Square Garden on Tuesday evening, clutching a entitle region that should no longer be his and vowing to seize another soldiers from the counter before him. And …

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Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather fight set to break viewing records

Promoters claim fight will be available to view in 1bn homes either on TV or online Conor McGregor’s improbable challenge of Floyd Mayweather Jr could be seen by a staggering 50 million people in the United States as fans and the curious gather in small and large parties. The fight on Saturday night threatens the pay-per-view revenue record set by …

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Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight agreed for 26 August

The long-touted boxing match between UFCs biggest star and the former boxing world champion is set for August The long-touted fight between UFC star Conor McGregor and the former five-division boxing champion Floyd Mayweather is set for 26 August at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The two fighters confirmed the news with posts to social media. On Instagram, Mayweather said: …

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Inside Conor McGregor’s Dublin: the making and shaping of a fighting hotshot

As Conor McGregor prepares for his $100 m boxing entry against Floyd Mayweather, Donald McRae uncovers a complex genius with the help of those who know him best Patrick Hyland, a gentle and amusing former boxers who formerly announced himself The Punisher, waits for the boys and girls he now qualifies at the glistening Straight Blast Gym in Tallaght, Dublin …

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