Floyd Mayweather JR Vs Conor McGregor : 10 things you did not know.

Written by Prince Chandran
August 23, 2017  

The fight of the century between Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor also known as “The Money Fight” is an professional boxing match between eleven time five division professional boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather and current UFC light weight  Conor McGregor It will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise ,Nevada on August 26, 2017.

Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor have arrived,the stage is set and we are ready for a fight expected to break all kinds of box office records. But there are certain things which we need to know about Floyd Mayweather Vs Conor McGregor.

10 things you need to know about Floyd Mayweather Jr Vs Conor McGregor

   

1.Tyson Offered to train Conor McGregor.

    Mike Tyson and Conor McGregor Dueing UFC fight  

Mike Tyson does not like Floyd Mayweather Jr ,The two former friends had a falling out for reasons no one is discussing. It was may be because Mike Tyson felt Floyd Mayweather was disrespecting Mohammad Ali by stating himself as the world best boxer. He also offered to train Conor very happily and he has also visited Conor McGregor in the training camps many times.

2.Mayweather Jr Only Fights in Vegas

  Maywhethe

Mayweather lives in Las vegas in his 22,000 Sq Ft mansion is located and prefers not to travel too far for his fights. He decided all his fights in Las Vegas. The last time MayWeather had fight outside of Las Vegas was back in 2005 vs Mitchell in Portland Oregon ,Mayweather had his last 13 fights in Las Vegas with 11 of them being held in MGM Grand.

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3. McGregor Tore his ACL during a fight in UFC.

  McGregor Tore his ACL during a fight in UFC.  

McGregor spectacular chaos over Chad Mendes and Dennis Siver has solidified his place as international champion but there is one UFC champion which McGregor did not finish,Max Holloway in which McGregor tore his ACL during that fight and was pushed through and won the decision. McGregor still takes this as a loss due to his inability to finish.

4.Floyd Mayweather was robbed of a Gold Medal.

  Floyd Mayweather was robbed of a Gold Medal  

Floyd Mayweather  competed for United States in the 1996 Olympic games when he was just 19 years of age.In the semifinal Mayweather  defeated bulgarian boxer,after the match refree raised Mayweather hand assuming that he has won but the judges soon awarded the bout to the Bulgarian. The US team also filed an official complaint .

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5. Body Builder Sister of Conor McGregor.

  Body Builder Sister of Conor McGregor.  

Conor McGregor elder sister is pro body builder meaning Mystic Mac is not the only athlete in the family but not as famous as his younger brother but she appeared at Fitness Extravaganza 2013 and made other appearances as well.

6.Floyd Vs BigShow

  Floyd Vs BigShow  

Floyd Mayweather Jr appeared in the WWE a year after Donald Trump headlined the WrestleMania 2007 Mayweather was asked to do the deal. the 5’8 inch Floyd Jr was paid 20 million to take on the 7 foot BigShow .Mayweather won the match.

 

7. Conor’s Trainer saved his life.

  Conor's Trainer saved his life.  

In 2008 McGregors fighting carrier almost came to an end before it even got started. After his first few fights Conor Mcgregor skipped the gym and started spending all his time and money partying.After request of Conor mother his trainer John Cavanough put some sense into the amateur trainer and bought him back.

8. Floyd Mayweather Jr was a Human Shield.

  Floyd Mayweather Jr was a Human Shield  

Mayweather saved his father life speaking in the BBC radio programme on America Upbringing he said that he used Floyd Jr as a human shield from saving him from the gun point,though he was shot on the leg. If he hasnt used Floyd Jr as Human shield he would not be here today.

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9. Conor The Plumber.

  Conor The Plumber.  

Before his fighting carrier Conor McGregor was into the plumbing services though he wasn’t happy with it. Mcgregor dad told the story that he knew his son was destined to do greater things ,”I remember the moment I knew he wasn’t going to be a plumber It was Monday morning when i went to wake him up Conor pushed the blanket and said this is not for me”

10. Floyd’s Gambling Habit.

  Floys Gambling Habit  

It is noting bad if you are into gambling when you are in Las Vegas. Floyd Jr has a lot of money so it is obvious that he gambles more than an average gambler. What drives the fan’s crazier is the money what he posts after winning in one of his Social media accounts.Hobby is a hobby.

               

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