McGregor, the first-ever simultaneous two-division UFC Champion, and multi-time world champion Mayweather have always been considered the best counterpunchers in combat sports, and they will fight to prove who is better on August 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. "He was like, 'I'll make a call and see'".
"What's going on here is as much of a fight as the fight itself", White told MMAjunkie prior to to the final press event in London. You know what I mean, in a insane place like Russian Federation.
Those who were in attendance for any of the Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor press conferences this past week certainly experienced a memorable time with two of combat sports' biggest stars going head-to-head verbally. If nothing else having Mayweather and McGregor mix it up, even verbally, would be entertaining to WWE fans. "I've been doing this over 20 years". I've been here before, but he's tough.
The two men are set to face each other in a boxing ring in Las Vegas on 26 August in what could be the richest fight in history.More news: Venus Williams falls short of 6th Wimbledon title
That's on top of the $22.2 million the undefeated boxer nicknamed "Money" owes in 2015 taxes, when he earned $200 million for a fight against Manny Pacquiao. Mayweather won a 12-round unanimous decision.
In the past, Floyd Mayweather has picked up an impressive record of 49-0.
"I'm self-motivated", Mayweather said. We'll see what unfolds.