McGregor’s tailor releases limited edition ‘Eff You’ suit

David August tailoring releases a limited edition of McGregor’s ‘Eff You’ suit, which the fighter wore to his first press conference with Mayweather in Los Angeles. The $6500 suit is produced in exclusive wool in navy twill, with ‘explicit fighting words presented in a vertical repeat’. Other details include purple camouflage silk lining. Each suit will be […]

Malignaggi: Eight rounds with McGregor was ‘good work’

Malignaggi talks about his eight-round sparring session with McGregor, which he describes as “good work”. Malignaggi says they were originally scheduled for six rounds, but ended up extending it to eight. He said both showboated at times, but he couldn’t guess whether McGregor will do so in the fight with Mayweather. There was a lot of […]

Doubt Me Now documentary release

BT Sport releases the full Doubt Me Now documentary, which follows the build-up ahead of the McGregor-Mayweather fight, including interviews and analysis.

Alvarez will be in the front row for McGregor-Mayweather

Alvarez says that he watched all four of the stops on the McGregor-Mayweather world press tour and has booked a front row ticket to the August 26th clash. I love fights and when they have this much build-up around them. I’m going to the fight – I’ll be there, front row. A buddy, who sold me […]

McGregor nutritionist wants speed over power

Lockhart, who is working for McGregor in preparation for his fight with Mayweather, says nutritional tweaks are necessary going from one sport to the other, with the prominent change being a reduction in walking around weight. With an MMA match, wrestling, (jiu-jitsu and) having someone on top of you, weight matters – with wrestling it […]

McGregor-Mayweather ticket registration closes July 20 10pm PT

Tickets for the McGregor Mayweather fight will go on sale Monday, July 24 at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT. To reduce the impact of bots and scalpers,  the tickets will be sold through the Ticketmaster Verified Fan program which gives registered fans a unique offer code and link to use when purchasing tickets. Only fans who […]

4 Days, 4 Cities behind-the-scenes video

The Mac Life releases a behind the scenes video of the McGregor-Mayweather tour, called 4 Days, 4 Nights. It follows the tour from McGregor’s arrival in LA through to the London press conference. Let’s see what he says on the 26th. I’ll be sitting there with a nice big grin on my face, as the […]

‘All Access’ trailer release

A trailer for the four-part Showtime McGregor-Mayweather behind-the-scenes series is released. McGregor: I don’t give a f-ck. I’m going to storm on that stage. showtime

Nelson: Age could catch up with Mayweather

Former world cruiser-weight champion, Johnny Nelson, says Mayweather’s age could catch up with him against a ‘hungry’ McGregor. Floyd Mayweather is 40 years old. He’s been out of the ring for a while. I know he’s top tier, we’re thinking there’s no chance this guy [will lose], but Conor McGregor is very fast individual, he’s […]

McGregor-Mayweather betting to surpass Superbowl

A sports book manager at Bovada.lv says the McGregor-Mayweather fight is trending to surpass the money laid down on this year’s Superbowl. McGregor’s odds to win have halved since the fight was announced, though Mayweather still remains the bookie’s favourite. We knew this fight would be big, potentially even bigger than the Super Bowl, but now we […]

Danis: I really think Conor’s going to knock him out

Danis says McGregor will knock out Mayweather. I’m telling you, he’s really going to knock him out. I really think it’s going to be a bad mismatch, I swear to God. I feel it. If you look at Mayweather: he’s in the strip club every night, he’s at a basketball game, he’s doing all this stuff. […]

Ellerbe: McGregor trolling with training videos

Mayweathe Promotions CEO, Leonard Ellerbe, says McGregor is trying to fool the world with his apparent slow pace in his training videos. Conor McGregor is a smart dude. He’s a smart dude. Do y’all actually believe that footage he put out there is real? I’m just being honest. Do you honestly believe that he put that […]

‘I’m a statue waiting to happen’

McGregor posts to Instagram. “Fighter at rest” 2017. “Boxer at rest” 323 B.C. I told you fools I’m a statue waiting to happen. Someone get on that quick, and stuff one in the middle of every City that I’ve taken over. In other words – EVERY FUCKING CITY. "Fighter at rest" 2017. "Boxer at rest" 323 B.C. I […]

Rios denies McGregor KO, says they have never met

Rios says that reports of him knocking out McGregor in sparring, as relayed by Brendan Vargas, are not true, and that he has never met McGregor. No man. Vargas is f-cking about. I never met that motherf-cker. I know nothing about him, but I’d like to spar him. It’s a f-cking rumor man. I’ve been […]

White: ‘McGregor ‘Not a boxer’

White says that, after watching videos of McGregor boxing, that the Irishman will not beat Mayweather through standard boxing techniques. All I’ve seen are stuff that he’s [McGregor] sent me, videos that he’s sent me. Listen he’s not a boxer, at the end of the day, Conor McGregor is not a boxer, he’s a fighter. […]

Prankster blags his way into getting backstage with McGregor

Zack Alsop, a YouTuber who specializes in getting backstage access to concerts and events, details how he fooled security at the London world tour press conference for Mayweather, eventually ending up being in the group that was with McGregor when he went onstage. So this was it… the moment when I’d finally get to fulfill […]

Ferguson: ‘I want my belt’

Ferguson says he’s coming after McGregor’s belt. It’ll see you later Conor. I want my belt no matter who it is. On a potential matchup with Justin Gaethje: If he wants his ass kicked we’ll handle that

Johnson: McGregor can beat Mayweather ‘if he’s ferocious’

Johnson says McGregor can beat Mayweather using his ferocity: I’m riding with Conor. I think Conor, he can probably get it done sooner if he goes out there being ferocious, but I’m going with Conor. I think Conor’s gonna get the job done. And that McGregor should continue to box after the win. It’s hard […]

McGregor defends Mayweather’s use of homophobic slur

McGregor defends Mayweather calling him a ‘faggot’. I actually didn’t even hear that. People are so touchy on words. It’s absolutely crazy. If he said that, I couldn’t give a f-ck I think what he was trying to do was to switch it up and get the people back in his favor. I think it […]

Columbia settles with Nungesser

Columbia settles with Nungesser out of court for an unknown amount. Nungesser’s lawsuit contended the university had failed in its duty of care to protect him after the college investigation cleared him of the rape allegation. He stated that he faced discrimination because of Sulkowicz’s art project, and argued the university violated Title IX by allowing […]

McGregor, Mayweather talk Octagon rematch

During the press tour event in London, Mayweather says he will fight McGregor in the Octagon. FM: I can conquer any country. They should have come and got me for the UFC, if you wanted a real champion. I run the Octagon. I run the ring. Me! If you say something else I’ll whoop your […]

Mayweather calls McGregor a ‘f-aggot’

Mayweather appears with McGregor at Wembley Arena in London, on the final stop of their world press tour. Unlike the previous venues, the stage is set up as a boxing ring, and has a short Q&A session at the end. After McGregor’s speech Mayweather talks, at one point trying, but failing, to enlist the crowds […]

McGregor: ‘I run boxing’

McGregor and Mayweather appear at Wembley Arena in London, on the final stop of their world press tour. Unlike the previous venues, the stage is set up as a boxing ring. Mayweather wears a tiger-print top with a set of diamond necklaces, while McGregor arrives to The Foggy Dew, wearing a blue suit: We have […]

Mayweather: McGregor’s my ho and Dana White’s his pimp

McGregor and Mayweather appear together on the third date of their world press tour at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.  After McGregor speaks, Mayweather starts with his Hard Work chant. I don’t just smell victory. Do you know what I smell? I smell a bitch. This bitch didn’t quit once. This bitch didn’t quite twice. […]

McGregor: Do they not know I’m half black?

McGregor and Mayweather appear together on the third date of their world press tour at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. McGregor enters to The Foggy Dew, wearing sunglasses, with no shirt and patterned trousers, under a white fur coat. He starts his speech with: 50 cents a bitch. You and 50 are two fake money […]

Mayweather: I can read

After McGregor’s taunts Mayweather that he can’t read: What are you doing with a schoolbag on stage? You can’t even read. Mayweather responds by posting a video of him reading a teleprompter for a promotional video for the upcoming fight. In the video, Mayweather pokes fun at rumours he can’t read. You know I can’t […]

Mayweather not concerned about McGregor ‘boy’ comment

Mayweather responds to McGregor calling him “boy” at their press conference in Los Angeles. Some commentators have said the term has racial connotations. Mayweather’s father has said McGregor was not racist for the comment. Racism still exists but you know, I try to take something negative and turn it into something positive…We all know there’s […]

Mayweather Snr: McGregor is ‘not racist’

After some commentators say that McGregor telling the younger Mayweather to “Dance for me boy, Boy!” at the LA press conference,  is racist… …Mayweather senior comes to the Irishman’s defence. Racist? I don’t know what that got to do with race. This is a boxing match. I don’t know what that got to do with […]

Drake gives intro to McGregor-Mayweather press conference

McGregor and Drake share a hug before the fighter’s press conference in Toronto with Mayweather. At the event, Drake introduces both fighters: Listen, I’m gonna be honest. I came here to witness history with each and every one of you. The biggest fight in the history of fighting. And of course they had to come […]

McGregor, Mayweather trade insults at Toronto Press Tour show

Appearing at Budweiser Stage, Toronto, on the second date of their World Press Tour, McGregor takes to the stage first, wearing a tailored light blue suit. Mayweather follows wearing a black TMT Canada flag T-shirt. After a brief face-off the two fighters are supposed to take their seats, but they keep shouting at each other. […]

McGregor-Mayweather Face Off audio released

White releases a video that shows what McGregor and Mayweather said to each other during their face-off in LA. CMG: Look me in the eye. I’m gonna bounce your head off the canvas. One shot is all it takes me. Anywhere on the dome. Anywhere on the dome, son. You can keep your gloves up […]

McGregor to Mayweather Snr: ‘Your boy’s in trouble’

While McGregor is talking to the press about the conference… The old man came. I don’t know which one was which. The senior, the junior. I got confused. Mayweather Snr. stats to heckle him, saying he’ll ‘beat McGregor’s ass’. McGregor responds, jokingly calling the older Mayweather ‘junior’. You’ll get your chance on August 26, Junior. […]

McGregor wears ‘F-ck you’ pinstripe suit

A close up of McGregor’s suit reveals he is actually wearing a suit that has ‘F-ck You’ written on the pinstripes. I’ve got my own line of suits coming out. If you zoom in you’ll see it says ‘f-ck you’ on the pinstripes.  

Mayweather: ‘You will go out on your face or your back’

After meeting McGregor for the first time onstage at the Staples Center, Mayweather gives his speech: Hard work! Hard work! I still got it…21 is the number, and they say, ‘Why is 21 a number?’ ‘Cos that’s how long I’ve been kickin’ ass. I don’t give a f-ck if it’s the ring. I don’t care […]

McGregor: ‘I don’t fear him’

After meeting Mayweather for the first time onstage at the Staples Center, McGregor gives a speech: Baby we did it! I couldn’t hear anything them motherf-ckers said. I’m absolutely honored to be here with the fans. Somebody’s oh has got to go. He’s in a f-cking track suit. He can’t even afford a suit any […]

McGregor and Mayweather face off

At the first stop on their world press tour at the Staples Center in LA, McGregor appears in a tailored blue suit to the sounds of Sinead O’Connor’s The Foggy Dew. Mayweather appears in an American flag sweatshirt, They face off for over a minute.

McGregor and White meet on runway

The Mac Life releases a video of McGregor and White meeting on the ground outside their private jets after arriving in LA. CMG: I feel good. I’ve been training hard.

White: McGregor says he will KO Mayweather in 4 rounds

White talks about the upcoming McGregor-Mayweather fight. Conor is a madman. He’s gonna let Floyd know what he’s gonna do and how he’s gonna do it. And everyone’s been saying to me this whole time, ‘Do you think that Conor can really beat Mayweather?’. Look Pacquiao was just beaten by a schoolteacher…I stopped doubting Conor […]

McGregor: Mayweather should’ve stayed retired

While shopping in LA’s Rodeo Drive, McGregor is asked about the $99.95 PPV price: I’m confident…It should be $120. And about reports that Mayweather took the fight because he has to pay $100 million in taxes. That’s gotta sting. He shoulda paid his taxes and stayed retired and kept my name out of his mouth!..I’ll […]

McGregor-Mayweather PPV priced at $99.95

Showtime announces the price for Pay-Per-View access to watch McGregor fight Mayweather will be $99.95 for high definition, and $89.95 for standard definition. The price is almost the same as the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight. The @FloydMayweather @TheNotoriousMMA pay per view price will be $89.95 — same as the Pacquiao fight – $10 more for HD. — […]

McGregor: Tupac’s place has a ‘mad pong out of it’

While in LA, McGregor decides to visit a residence that the owner claims Tupac Shakur lived in before he was shot. However, McGregor is not impressed. It was more like some old ladies gaf, mad pong out of it an all. My bollox. Could have said anyone lived in the gaf. This was outside what […]

Wembley Press Tour tickets announced

Tickets will be on sale for the McGregor-Mayweather Press Tour event at the SSE Arena at Wembley, London, from June 11 at 12pm (noon). Tickets will be available online at this link. Tickets are free, but limited to a maximum of four per person. The event will take pace on July 14 at 5pm.