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Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor: Chaos at media event in Las Vegas

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The opening event of a week of build-up to potentially the most lucrative fight in boxing history produced chaotic scenes in Las Vegas, with Floyd Mayweather booed by unhappy fans. The undefeated American arrived and was barely visible, entering amid a large entourage before being largely hidden on stage by a media scrum. Conor McGregor, his UFC champion challenger, then ...

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Mayweather v McGregor: Publicity tour to kick off at The Staples Center

The Staples Center, one of the major sporting arenas in Los Angeles, will be hosting a Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor press conference on July 11. The arena, home to the Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Sparks, confirmed the event via their Twitter account: “Just Announced. @FloydMayweather vs @TheNotoriousMMA press conference on Tue, ...

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Floyd Mayweather to fight Conor McGregor in boxing match in August

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Former boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather will fight UFC champion Conor McGregor in a light middleweight boxing match in Las Vegas on 26 August. American Mayweather, 40, posted a video on Twitter confirming the details with the message: “It’s official.” Irish UFC lightweight champion McGregor, 28, said: “The fight is on.” It is reported that each fighter could earn $100m ...

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