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The Referee For Mayweather/McGregor Has Just Been Confirmed

Conor McGregor’s camp will be slightly disappointed with the confirmation of Robert Byrd as the referee for the Irishman’s super fight with Floyd Mayweather. It had been suggested by several members of McGregor’s camp that the SBG star was hoping for a referee with some knowledge or appreciation for MMA to take charge on August 26th. Tony Weeks had been …

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LIVE NOW: Conor McGregor Hosts Open Media Session Ahead Of Floyd Mayweather Bout

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: Conor McGregor of Ireland prepares to enter the Octagon before facing Nate Diaz during the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

With just over two weeks remaining until Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather throw down in the T-Mobile Arena, the Irishman is hosting a live media session in the UFC’s Performance Institute. Ever since Conor McGregor finished his whirlwind promotional tour with Floyd Mayweather, the Irishman has retreated into the privacy of his training camp and engaged in very little media …

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Conor McGregor Is Hosting A Live Media Day & Here’s How You Can Watch It

Conor McGregor is hosting an open media day on Friday night at the UFC’s Performance Institute and we’ve got everything you need to tune in live. On Thursday night Showtime live broadcast Floyd Mayweather’s open media day and workout ahead of his August 26th bout with Conor McGregor. During the q&a session, Mayweather made a number of interesting comments claiming …

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Watch: Floyd Mayweather Already Knows Conor McGregor’s Fight Strategy

Floyd Mayweather held an open media session at his gym on Thursday evening and had plenty of interesting things to say about his upcoming bout with Conor McGregor. Mayweather spoke with a disconcerting level of confidence throughout the media session and, when it was put to him that he might struggle with McGregor’s style, Floyd not only said he would …

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Mayweather/McGregor Formally Request Reduced Glove Size For August 26th Bout

It looks like Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather could well end up wearing 8-ounce gloves after all. Extraordinary news broke in the early hours of Thursday morning as Bob Bennett, Executive Director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission, announced that a formal request regarding the Mayweather/McGregor bout was being reviewed. According to the NSAC director, both Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather …

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New Clip Shows The Corner Advice Owen Roddy Gives Conor McGregor During Fights

UFC 205 Open Workouts, Madison Square Garden, New York City 9/11/2016 Conor McGregor with Striking Coach Owen Roddy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tom Hogan

As Conor McGregor works towards his professional boxing debut on August 26 against Floyd Mayweather, his training alongside his striking coach Owen Roddy has never been more intense.  Focused solely on the art of pure striking, with the other elements of mixed martial arts such as kicking, wrestling, jiu jitsu, etc. put aside for the time being, the UFC lightweight champion …

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Fascinating Details Emerge As McGregor & Malignaggi Go 12 Rounds In Second Sparring Match

Paulie Malignaggi has given a fascinating interview after his second sparring session with Conor McGregor. Although Malignaggi seemed disgruntled with one or two aspects of the 12 round encounter, overall, his respect for the Irishman seems to be increasing with each meeting and discussing McGregor’s skills, the retired boxer admitted Conor is getting ‘better and better’. McGregor improvement Given the …

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