At this point, with the way things are heading, don't be surprised if we see McGregor start filing for some insane "1-0" trademarks as a way to fire back at his opponent before their fight.
Mayweather announced Wednesday that his long-rumored boxing match with McGregor will take place August 26 in Las Vegas.
The fight is expected to gross millions of dollars with Mayweather a solid favourite.
LAS VEGAS - Floyd Mayweather Jr. will come out of retirement to meet UFC star Conor McGregor in an August 26 boxing match that will feature two of the top-selling fighters in the world.
A potential return to the Octagon is likely dependent on how McGregor fares against Mayweather.
Mayweather, who retired in September 2015 after winning all 49 of his pro fights, will face the Irish UFC superstar at the T-Mobile arena on the Las Vegas Strip.
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Mayweather is widely regarded as one of the best defensive fighters ever, and prides himself on his ability to evade punishment with his skillful movement about the ring while making adjustments against opponents on the fly. Conor McGregor is 27 and he is a southpaw.
Ellerbe, who is the CEO of Mayweather Promotions, believes Floyd Mayweather realizes he can't take the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder lightly.
"Floyd is 40 years old". I'm not saying Floyd Mayweather's going to win.
Representatives for Mayweather and McGregor are so sold on the marketability of this unusual spectacle, they suggested during a conference call Wednesday night that the fight could make comparable money to what the infamous Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao showdown produced two years ago. "He will go after Floyd Mayweather and he will try to knock him out".
Muhammad Ali fought a 15-round draw against Japanese professional wrestler Antonio Inoki in Tokyo in 1976, in which each man was allowed to use his own respective talent.