1. Conor Has All He Needs to Shock Floyd and the World—Except Boxing Acumen

    Acumen. Noun ; the ability to make good judgments and quick decisions, typically in a particular domain. Synonyms include astuteness, shrewdness, acuity and sharpness...

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  2. Floyd Mayweather Sr. Rips Justin Bieber for Saying Conor McGregor Will Avoid KO

    Floyd Mayweather Sr. had some choice words for Justin Bieber after the singer said he thought Conor McGregor would be able to avoid being knocked out by Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their boxing match on Aug...

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  3. Conor McGregor Says He'll Beat Floyd Mayweather 'Inside 4 Rounds'

    UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor said he's planning to "break" Floyd Mayweather Jr. within four rounds during their highly anticipated boxing match next week at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

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  4. Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor: Inside the Numbers Around Megafight

    The best boxer of his generation. The most recognizable mixed martial artist in the world. An international publicity tour with enough vitriol, insensitivity and contrived, microphone-friendly ...

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  5. Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor Box Office Projections on Record-Breaking Pace

    The Aug. 26 showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor is on track to do record-breaking business...

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  6. Chill, McGregor Fans: 8-Ounce Gloves Give Him No Extra Advantage vs. Mayweather

    It was the permission slip heard 'round the world. When the Nevada Athletic Commission approved an appeal from the Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor camps Wednesday that'll ...

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  7. Conor McGregor Talks 8-Ounce Gloves, Challenges Floyd Mayweather on Media Call

    Just 10 days away from his epic showdown against Floyd Mayweather Jr., Conor McGregor spoke with reporters on a conference call about his professional boxing debut and to silence any of the doubters about his chances to pull off the major upset...

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  8. Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Fight Odds Dropping in Favor of Notorious

    Conor McGregor is viewed as a heavy underdog for his Aug. 26 fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr., but that hasn't stopped fans from throwing money on the UFC lightweight champion...

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  9. Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to Use 8-Ounce Gloves for Fight

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission has made a one-time exception and will allow Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor to wear eight-ounce gloves in their Aug. 26 fight, Brett Okamoto of ESPN...

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  10. Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Referee, Judges Announced

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted Wednesday to appoint longtime boxing referee Robert Byrd to officiate the fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor on Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 8,825 reads 0 comments

  11. Floyd Mayweather Says He 'Absolutely' Won't Have Sex Before Conor McGregor Fight

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. is so focused on his upcoming bout with Conor McGregor, he is apparently cutting back some of his activities outside the ring...

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  12. That Time Floyd Mayweather and Nate Diaz Trolled Conor McGregor on FaceTime

    As the old saying goes: The enemy of my enemy is my friend. And who better to indulge in such an iconic statement on battle and warfare than the gladiators of modern times? Enter ...

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  13. Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Illegal Live Streams Subject of Lawsuit

    In an effort to prevent fans from illegally watching the fight for free online, Showtime filed a lawsuit that would prohibit certain websites from streaming Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 32,769 reads 0 comments

  14. Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Glove Requests Opposed by ARP

    The Nevada State Athletic Commission is set to decide Wednesday whether Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor can use eight-ounce gloves for their Aug. 26 fight. That request has been met opposition from the Association of Ringside Physicians...

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  15. Justin Bieber Says Floyd Mayweather Won't KO Conor McGregor

    It looks like all that betting money on Conor McGregor is justified after all. I apologize to McGregor and his entire team and family...

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  16. On Conor McGregor's Unfathomable Rise in Modern Sports Culture

    There was a moment when it became clear Conor McGregor was an undeniable force. It was a little over three years into his UFC run...

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  17. Conor McGregor-Paulie Malignaggi Sparring Video Posted by Dana White

    UFC President Dana White posted video Friday of Conor McGregor's sparring session with former IBF and WBA champion Paulie Malignaggi...

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  18. Floyd Mayweather Taken to Beat Conor McGregor in Bettor's $880K Wager

    On Friday, an anonymous bettor in Las Vegas placed an $880,000 wager on Floyd Mayweather Jr. to defeat Conor McGregor when they duke it out Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena. According to ESPN...

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  19. Mayweather vs. McGregor: Showtime 'All Access' Episode 3 Top Moments, Reaction

    The huge night in Las Vegas is getting closer and closer. With just over two weeks to go before Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  20. Conor McGregor Discusses Using 8 Oz. Gloves vs. Floyd Mayweather at Media Day

    One day after Floyd Mayweather Jr. got to dazzle the media with a public workout, Conor McGregor took his turn in the spotlight Friday by showing what he could do at the UFC Performance Institute in Las Vegas...

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  21. UFC Applying to Co-Promote Mayweather vs. McGregor Fight Through NAC

    The UFC officially filed an application with the Nevada Athletic Commission to co-promote the Aug. 26 boxing match between Conor McGregor , its lightweight champion, and Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  22. Floyd Mayweather, Leonard Ellerbe Discuss Tickets, Oscar De La Hoya at Media Day

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his camp have heard all the speculation about his August 26 prizefight with Conor McGregor not living up to the box office or in-ring expectations...

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  23. Conor MMA's Biggest Rags-to-Riches Story Yet—He Just Needed Boxing to Do It

    "We're not here to take part— we're here to take over ." Those words—which Conor McGregor uttered after knocking out Diego Brandao in July 2014 — birthed ...

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  24. Mayweather vs. McGregor Undercard: 2 Title Fights Among Bouts Announced

    The undercard for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight has been announced. Jonathan Snowden of Bleacher Report shared the bouts: The festivities begin Saturday, Aug...

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  25. Mayweather vs. McGregor: Showtime 'All Access' Episode 3 TV Schedule, Preview

    The countdown is on, and we are starting to speed closer to the superfight between undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC champion Conor McGregor , scheduled for August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

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