Coach: Diaz ‘needs to get paid at least $30 million’ for McGregor trilogy

Diaz’s boxing coach Richard Perez says he hopes the big payout for McGregor from the Mayweather fight, could mean more money for his future UFC opponents, particularly Diaz. Diaz’ last two UFC fights were against McGregor in 2016, and he made $2.6 million dollars in those bouts combined. After seeing what McGregor made against Mayweather, […]

McGregor calls out Diaz to complete trilogy at 155lbs

McGgregor calls out Diaz for a third fight as his return to the UFC octagon. It’s 1-1 between the two fighters and McGregor is offering Diaz a shot at his lightweight title should the California fighter want to meet him for a third time. McGregor believes that because he re-matched and beat Diaz at 170 pounds, […]

McGregor: I am proud of everyone

McGregor believes one change to his training camp could have altered the result of his fight with Mayweather. In a lengthy Instagram post, McGregor pays tribute to his team and his opponent, but also admits he could have done with more time to prepare. Just coming back around after a whirlwind couple of days. Thank you […]

McGregor calls out Diaz to complete trilogy at 155lbs

McGregor calls out Diaz for a third fight as his return to the UFC octagon. It’s 1-1 between the two fighters and McGregor is offering Diaz a shot at his lightweight title should the California fighter want to meet him for a third time. McGregor believes that because he re-matched and beat Diaz at 170 pounds, […]

Michael Phelps challenges McGregor to a swimming race

Phelps asks his 2.2 million strong Twitter following if he should step out of retirement and challenge McGregor to a swimming race. All of this talk… Should we race as well?? @TheNotoriousMMA — Michael Phelps (@MichaelPhelps) August 29, 2017

Chael Sonnen: McGregor vs Diaz III is next

Former UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen, says McGregor’s next fight will be a rubber fight with Diaz: I think [McGregor] is going to fight in the UFC. A little inside information, I think it’s Nate Diaz next. McGregor says he is open to settling the score with a third deciding fight with Diaz by year’s end, recently saying: […]

McGregor-Mayweather breaks the all-time PPV record

Dana White says that last weekend’s super-fight has generated a record-breaking 6.5 million pay-per-view buys, a figure which would dwarf the previous record of 4.6 million, set by Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, by almost 2 million. This is despite the three million people who illegally streamed the fight. The final figure could be higher, as […]

McGregor given two-month ban for medical reasons

McGregor is given a two-month suspension from all sport on medical grounds. The ban prevents McGregor from another fight – boxing or MMA – until at least October 26 and no physical contact at all until October 11. At the end of the ban period, Nevada State Athletic Commission will ask McGregor, 29, to take a […]

Three million people illegally streamed McGregor-Mayweather fight

Almost 3 million people watched Saturday’s McGregor-Mayweather fight using illegal streams, according to web security company, Irdeto. Viewers used online links to get around paying the $99.95 charged in the US for the high-definition pay-per-view (£19.95 in the UK). 239 illegal streams of the fight were watched by 2,930,598 people. Had they all paid, even at […]

Mayweather Snr: If McGregor keeps boxing ‘somebody’s gonna kill him’

Mayweather Snr says he was not impressed with McGregor’s fight performance and warns McGregor that he could get killed if he continues to box professionally. No I wasn’t impressed. I ain’t ever seen anyone talk like the way he talked and then go out there and fight like that. I mean that was pathetic, the way […]

McGregor to overtake Ronaldo on Forbes athlete rich list…a year after prediction

McGregor is set to overtake Cristiano Ronaldo on the Forbes athlete rich list, following his super-fight with Mayweather, which is expected to earn him around £77m — and that’s not including endorsement deals. Ronaldo topped the list this year with earnings of £71m. McGregor is renowned for his predictions, and foresaw overtaking Ronaldo when Ronaldo visited him […]

Irish lad sneaked into $80,000 front row seats without buying a ticket

Brian Grace, 19 years old, from Limerick, didn’t have a ticket for the McGregor-Mayweather fight, but he ended up in front row seats worth $80,000. All he did was carry a ladder. Brian was in Vegas with two friends, who both had tickets to the main event, but Brian did not. However, he soon found himself […]

Snoop Dogg trashes ‘punk ass’ Conor McGregor

Snoop Dogg, who has a long-standing relationship with Dana White, trashes McGregor: 50 and 0 n****. The motherf***ing champ, n****. 50 and 0. F*** that motherf***ing punkass McGregor, you b****. F*** him. Motherf***ing champ, n****. Yeah, n****. That’s what you get for coming to a motherf***ing gang fight with a butter knife you b***ass motherf***er. […]

Sugar Ray Leonard praises McGregor’s ‘boxing talent’

On his way home from the fight, Leonard talks about McGregor: An incredible night of boxing…Very impressed with McGregor. Quite surprised how he held on, how he exhibited boxing talent…He held his own…McGregor, keep your chin up. Sugar Ray Leonard "Very Impressed with Conor McGregor" Gives Conor RespectWatch this video on YouTube

McGregor launches ‘Notorious’ Irish whiskey that could earn him $100m

McGregor is using his high-profile bout with Mayweather to plug his own brand of whiskey – and he says he’s going to dominate the drinks market with it. Dressed in a cream suit adorned with colourful paisley patterns, he repeatedly swigged from a glass of the whiskey – making sure it appeared in the majority of […]

McGregor gained more than a stone between weigh-in and fight

McGregor piled on more than a stone in weight in the hours before the fight with Mayweather. At Friday’s weigh-in he tipped the scales at 153lb — just under the 154lb limit for the contest. Then he started to refuel and rehydrate so that he claimed he was back to his ideal “fighting weight” of 170lb before […]

McGregor parties with fans after Mayweather loss

McGregor parties with fans, including Orlando Bloom, at Encore Beach Club in Las Vegas, after his TKO loss to Floyd Mayweather. McGregor personally paid $100,000 so his entourage could enjoy free drinks and private cabanas. You’ll never beat the Irish. McGregor vs Mayweather Afterparty: Conor Celebrates with Fans After Loss to MayweatherWatch this video on YouTube

Amir Khan: McGregor could beat Paulie Malignaggi

Khan talks about McGregor’s performance. Conor’s such a big guy. I think why he got stopped was he got tired. He wasn’t hurt. Whoever was in the ring with him, if they had been smart, he would have ran our have gas, and he would have ended up getting caught him with a couple of […]

McGregor-Mayweather post-fight press conference

McGregor and Mayweather appear at the post fight press conference. Mayweather introduces McGregor, who comes on stage wearing a Paisley-patterned suit, holding a glass of whiskey in one hand and the bottle in the other. Both fighters share a brief hug. It was a good fight. Thought I’d smoked him in the early rounds. But […]

McGregor’s post-fight interview

McGregor is interviewed by ESPN’s Brent Okamoto: I’ve been watching highlights, trying to work out what’s what. I think I smoked him in the early rounds. I was pretty handy with him, but then he changed his style. He Put his hands up, came down low and put his forehead on his chest…He came forward. […]

Floyd Mayweather beats Conor McGregor by TKO

Floyd Mayweather beats Conor McGregor in the tenth round with a TKO. McGregor starts strong in the first two rounds. In the third round the fighters grapple more, with McGregor getting a warning for hitting Mayweather on the back of the head. In the fourth round, Mayweather comes back, while McGregor’s energy lowers. From the […]

McGregor walks out

McGregor walks out for his fight with Mayweather, to Sinead O’Connor’s The Foggy Dew.  Conor McGregor Walkout At The Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor weigh-inWatch this video on YouTube

McGregor arrives in stadium

McGregor arrives at the T-Mobile arena in Las Vegas, sporting a buzz cut. Conor McGregor is in the building ??? #MayweathervMcgregor — SurbitonBoxingClub? (@SURBITON_BOXING) August 27, 2017

McGregor’s Irish fans take over Las Vegas

Ahead of McGregor’s fight with Mayweather, Irish fans crowd the streets and bars of Las Vegas. Fan: The tickets were costly. We’ll probably have to starve for a couple of months but it was worth it. We’re here for Conor because we know he’s going to do it and we’re here to celebrate afterwards. I […]

McGregor to get disclosed purse of $30 million

According to a document obtained from the Nevada Athletic Commission, McGregor will take home a disclosed purse of $30 million, which is 10 times bigger than any public one he’s made in the UFC. Mayweather will make $100 million. Both McGregor and Mayweather will both make much more than those purses in total. McGregor has said he’ll […]

Kevin Lee: I’ll murder Conor McGregor…after I beat Ferguson

Lee says he wants McGregor’s belt after he beats Tony Ferguson at UFC 216. Tony is the toughest fighter in this division. He’s a tougher fighter than McGregor for sure…McGregor’s got zero to lose fighting Mayweather…You can call Conor the champ I guess, because he is on paper…Let’s see what he can do again a young […]

Dana White: Oscar De La Hoya is ‘snorting coke’, Bob Arum is an ‘a-hole’

After Oscar De La Hoya posts a tweet criticising McGregor and Mayweather. White responds: WTF?!? Is this guy snorting coke and drinking booze again??!? WTF?!? Is this guy snorting coke and drinking booze again??!? #OscarDeLaArum — Dana White (@danawhite) August 25, 2017 White elaborates: He’s way down with that [Canelo vs. McGregor fight]. Don’t […]

Mayweather: Malignaggi was my mole in McGregor’s camp

Mayweather and Malignaggi appear on a video mocking McGregor. During the video Malignaggi repeated the word “suckers” numerous times, and brought a fight poster for Mayweather to sign. Mayweather obliges, but also crossed McGregor’s face out. Mayweather says that Malignaggi acted as a mole in the camp. Paulie has always been my friend…listen, this is […]

McGregor weighs-in at 153 pounds

McGregor weighs-in at 153 pounds, one pound under weight, and 3.5 pounds heavier than Mayweather. He looks like dogsh*t. Blown up. Full of water. That’s the worst shape I’ve ever seen him. I’m gonna breeze through. 153! I’m a professional. I make weight…I put in the work, as everyone can tell… I’ll be a lot […]

Mayweather weighs in at 149.5 pounds

Mayweather weighs in at 149.5 pounds, 4.5 pounds underweight. I’ve been here before. I know what it takes. He did a lot of [talking] but tomorrow it comes down to the fighters. Weight doesn’t win fights. Fighting wins fights…It won’t go the distance. Mark my words…I just want to thank the fans. The will become […]

McGregor-Mayweather Weigh-In

The Official Weigh-In for McGregor vs Mayweather is happening now. McGregor weighs 153 pounds. Mayweather weighs 149.5 pounds. Mayweather vs McGregor: Official Weigh-inWatch this video on YouTube

McGregor appears in Beats By Dre ad

McGregor appears in a Beats By Dre ad. The video draws from Conor McGregor’s days as a young kid in Crumlin, Ireland, while also showing the impact he’s had on the people of his motherland. It centers around the buzz of a Prizefighter of the neighborhood kids, Liam. The world is a noisy place. Whether you’re […]

Report: McGregor, Devlin to marry after Mayweather fight

The Mirror reports that McGregor and long-term partner, Ded Devlin, are to marry after his fight with Mayweather. Sources: Word is 2018 is when he’ll take the plunge. The last few years have been all about his career and becoming a family. The Mayweather fight has taken up much of his time this year, but […]

Notorious Airways flies 32 passengers to Las Vegas

McGregor and Betsafe fly 32 of McGregor’s entourage 5634 miles, to Las Vegas from Stanstead Airport, in a specially decked-out private jet. Passengers include Eddie Hearn, Tony Bellew, Jimi Mannuwa, as well as two members of SBG gym, who were surprised by McGregor with a free trip. Passengers receive a bespoke breakfast, lunch and dinner […]

McGregor on Mayweather race comments: ‘Look, what’s his history?’

After Mayweather talks about McGregor’s comments on race: It’s all about treating people like you want to be treated. To get respect, you must give respect. He totally disrespected black women, he called black people monkeys and then he spoke disrespectfully to my daughter’s mother and he spoke disrespectfully to my daughter. I’m not going […]

SNL McGregor news skit

Saturday Night Live takes on the McGregor-Mayweather fight in a news skit. I am going to drive Mayweather out of the ring, the way St. Patrick drove all the snakes out of Ireland: piss drunk, while screaming something about Jesus. All it’s going to take me to win is one punch!..I’m going to fight the […]

Malignaggi: McGregor controversy ‘was planned’

Malignaggi says he believes the controversy over his ‘pushdown’ photo was planned I think it was planned,. When I looked back [at what happened], I realized that everything was probably planned from the start. I talked bad about Conor six months ago, I wanted to get the fight, but that happens a lot among boxers. […]

Mayweather vs McGregor Embedded: Vlog Series – Episode 4

The Mac Life releases the fourth episode of Mayweather vs McGregor Embedded, its behind-the-scenes look at McGregor as he attends the press conference for their upcoming fight. Everything I do is entertainment…He needs to be put to sleep. The Mac Life – Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather | Episode 5 Grand ArrivalWatch this video on YouTube  

Official Weigh-In live feed

The Official Weigh-In for McGregor vs Mayweather will start at 3pm in Las Vegas (11pm GMT). Please bookmark this page and refresh closer to the starting time. Mayweather vs McGregor: Official Weigh-inWatch this video on YouTube

McGregor mocks Mayweather’s ‘I hope the referee keeps it fair’ comment

After Mayweather, during his press conference with McGregor, says: I hope the referee keeps it fair. McGregor responds: All I heard was, ‘Please, ref, keep me safe.’ I may make him beg me to follow the rules here. I believe he’ll be unconscious within one round. … I don’t see him surviving. I’ll flatten him. […]

Malignaggi faces off with McGregor: ‘Did you bring your balls, Conor?’

McGregor and Malignaggi confront each other outside the McGregor-Mayweather press conference. Malignaggi: Did you bring your balls, Conor? McGregor: I saw him, and I said, ‘What are you afraid of a faceoff today?’ He didn’t say anything, and the big ghouls he surrounds himself with started pushing and shoving, and then it was a pushing […]

McGregor: ‘I’m determined to stun Floyd Mayweather for my son’

McGregor says that fatherhood has made him more ruthless. Fatherhood is such an amazing thing, because it made me just realise what’s important. If anything, I feel the pressure is off my shoulders even more so. It’s been beautiful and an eye-opening experience. As a fighter [I’m] a little more ruthless maybe, a little bit […]

McGregor-Mayweather face off at final press conference

McGregor and Mayweather hold their final press conference, and second to last face-off before the fight, from KA Theater at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather face off | FINAL PRESS CONFERENCEWatch this video on YouTube

McGregor appears in ad for HiSmile toothpastes

McGregor posts himself appearing in an ad for HiSmile toothpastes. Toothpaste delivered straight to your door. That’s what the ‘Champ Champ’ deserves. Do you get your toothpaste delivered? @HiSmileTeeth #hismile #teethwhitening #toothpaste #ad — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) August 21, 2017

Roddy: ‘We believe we can shock the world’

McGregor is ready ‘to shock the world’ says his striking coach Roddy. Roddy says McGregor has no doubt in his belief that he can create one of the greatest upsets of all time in a boxing ring. I think there will be a little bit of feeling out most definitely when the bell rings. I’ve been […]

Ferguson: McGregor has improved as a boxer

Ferguson says he took the fight against Kevin Lee because he felt that winning an interim title would force the hand of the lightweight champ Conor McGregor and put him into the pole position to fight for the undisputed belt when the Irishman returns from his foray into the world of boxing after August 26th. As […]

Mayweather: McGregor will miss weight

Mayweather says McGregor will not make match weight of 154 pounds. If McGregor does not make weight, he’ll be subject to a ‘heavy fine’. Conor McGregor is extremely heavy right now. I think he’s 164, so he’s still got 10 pounds to go. I mean ya’ll get that extra money if you can’t make the weight. […]