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Atlas says Mayweather-McGregor will harm Canelo-Golovkin promotion

By Allan Fox: Teddy Atlas of ESPN believes that the August 26th Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor fight is going to hurt the September 16th pay-per-view contest between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin for a couple of reasons. First off, Atlas sees the boxing fans that purchase the Mayweather-McGregor fight on Showtime […]

Mayweather says Conor McGregor not an easy fight

By Chris Williams: Floyd Mayweather Jr. is not looking past his wily opponent Conor McGregor for their fight on August 26. While some in the boxing world sees this as an easy fight for Mayweather, he says, “No,” it’s not going to be an easy fight for him. McGregor is a tough competitor and will […]

Mayweather V Mcgregor – The question no one is asking

By Sam Genge: As every reader would know by now, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor Mcgregor will face each other in Las Vegas on August 26. Virtually every article or post that I have read about the fight is about Floyd completely dominating Connor and how much of a mismatch this fight is. However, there […]

McGregor’s sparring partner gives him NO chance against Mayweather

By Chris Williams: Chris van Heerden, a former sparring partner for UFC champion Conor McGregor, gives the 28-year-old fighter ZERO chance of beating Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their fight at 154 pounds on August 26. Van Heerden last sparred with McGregor a year ago, and he say he landing at will with his shots on […]

FOX Sports UFC Analysts React to Mayweather vs. McGregor

Florian on McGregor’s edge over Mayweather: “Conor doesn’t move like a boxer. Boxers are used to fighting boxers.” Woodley: “I’m excited to watch it from an entertainment standpoint, a competitive standpoint and for a legacy standpoint.” Tate: “Clearly Floyd is the better boxer, but what no one is taking into account is just how good […]

Ward vs. Kovalev 2 hurt by Mayweather-McGregor announcement?

By Allan Fox: Andre Ward vs. Sergey Kovalev 2 rematch may have been hurt by the announcement of the news of the August 26 mega-fight between boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. coming out of retirement to face the UFC’s biggest star Conor McGregor on Showtime PPV. It’s unclear why Mayweather chose to have his fight […]

Ranking Mayweather among the All-Time Greats

By Joseph Hirsch — Trying to rank any fighter among the all-time greats is a thankless task. Boxing fans with a strong attachment to the past will get angry if you place the contemporary fighter too high in their pantheon, and those fans who love the more current fighter will accuse you of being stuck […]

Duva: Mayweather trying to force Canelo-Golovkin off September date

By Allan Fox: Promoter Kathy Duva of Main Events believes that the reason Floyd Mayweather Jr. scheduled his August 26 fight with Conor McGregor so close to the September 16 fight between Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Gennady GGG” Golovkin is because he’s trying to FORCE them off the September date. Duva reasons that by Mayweather […]

Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor Odds

“We have had up fight odds since November 18th of 2016 with the hopes that it would take place, and there has been non-stop McGregor money from being a 10/1 underdog to his current line as a 4/1 underdog. We expected more money to come in on McGregor, but not at this level. A McGregor […]

Mayweather-McGregor and Canelo-Golovkin: Which fight will fans purchase?

By Allan Fox: The decision by Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor to fight 3 weeks before the Gennady Golovkin vs. Saul “Canelo” Alvarez fight could have huge ramifications for both fights. Mayweather-McGregor will be going on August 26 on Showtime pay-per-view. Canelo-Golovkin will be taking place on HBO PPV on September 16. … Read

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