A 12-time world boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor have officially confirmed the fight. The fight will take place on August 26 in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand.
Talks about the boxing match between Mayweather and McGregor has a long history, but there were no any result. Until now. A few days ago it became known that the company of Mayweather reserved a Las Vegas arena for August 26, but later denied this information. Now both fighters confirmed the bout on social networks.
The total income of the participants and organizers of the fight is projected to exceed $636 million, while each athlete will earn about $100 million.
This is the first match for McGregor to be held according to the boxing rules.
Mayweather in professional boxing has 49 wins (26 KO's), without a single defeat.
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