Mayweather v McGregor Live Fight a huge boost by agreeing to Boxing using lighter gloves.The Irishman is desperate to have as little padding as possible improving his odd of scoring a KO victory when they meet on August 26,2017.And Money has shocked fans by agreeing to wear eight ounce gloves instead of the normal 10 ounce.
This is a Boxing between two warriors,”It an approvable Fight match. I see no reason not to approve it. McGregor has not one amateur Boxing. I understand your position. But first off, McGregor is the taller, larger, longer, stronger, younger Boxer.”
The fact that Conor holds some physical advantages over makes up for his lack of Fight experience, says Bennett. Also, since Mayweather is up in age, it sort of evens out the playing .
Mayweather v McGregor is set to take place at the T-Phone Arena on the Las Vegas Strip on Saturday August 22.
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Bigfight-ticket Fight fights are usually a late night affair, especially here in the UK. A sizeable undercard is likely to precede undefeated Floyd Mayweather and Irish MMA fighter Conor McGregor entering the ring, so Fight enthusiasts in Britain, Ireland, and Europe should plan to stay up well into the wee hours of Sunday August 23.
What is certain is that Floyd Mayweather upcoming bout with Conor McGregor, who is crossing over from mixed martial arts, will be one of the most hotly debated events of the year.
Mayweather is coming out of retirement to defend his unbeaten record against McGregor, who has become the UFC’s brightest star since unifying its featherweight championship by beating Jose Aldo in 2015.
McGregor, we should battle in 8 oz gloves. Try not to accept what you hear in the media. Try not to accept what you hear on blog destinations. In the event that it’s not coming straightforwardly from me, at that point it’s not valid,” Mayweather composed on Instagram.
“I’m telling McGregor ‘we should battle in 8 oz gloves’. McGregor can battle in any brand he lean towards or picks.
“I’ll be wearing 8 oz Grant gloves. Whatever favorable position McGregor needs to feel more great in the ring, I’m willing to oblige. We should give the boxing and MMA fans what they need to see.”
Mayweather has just battled at 154 pounds in three of his 49 sessions – against Oscar De La Hoya, Miguel Cotto and Saul Alvarez.
The event sees the two worlds of professional Fight and UFC colliding at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on August 26, and will be available to Sky customers on Sky Box Office for £19.95 in the UK and €24.95 for Republic of Ireland.
Mayweather, who holds a perfect 49-0 fight record and won 12 world titles across five weight divisions, is considered one of the greatest pound-for-pound fighters has ever seen. He retired in 2015, having successfully defended his WBC, WBA (Super Fight) and The Ring welterweight titles against Andre Berto.