Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor is merely hours away and there is unprecedented enthusiasm regarding the fight. There is no denying that everyone is expecting the bout to be one of the most exciting in a long, long time.
Floyd Mayweather is out of the business of boxing for the last close to two years. Many people are wondering if he is in the same physical fitness as he was when he faced his last opponent in the ring. And above all, will his strategy of hitting a jab and then running away from the reach of his opponent will work against Conor McGregor, who is bigger, has very powerful punches and has a very long reach.
The August 26 battle is among the most anticipated boxing match in a very long time and people want to see how Mayweather takes on McGregor.
there is no denying that it’s still an absurd proposition, but it’s unprecedented. It’s good fun. It’s weird. And it’s a spectacle you probably don’t want to miss, simply because you may never see something of this magnitude again.
Here’s everything you need to know about the superfight:
Date: Saturday, August 26, 2017
USA: Preliminary card begins at 7 p.m. ET. While main card begins at 9 p.m. ET, with Mayweather-McGregor expected to start around 11:30 p.m. ET
USA: Preliminary card set to be broadcast on Fox. Main card is on Showtime PPV and costs $99.95 for HD
Start Time, UK: Preliminary card starts at Midnight. Main card starts at 2 a.m. (early Sunday), with Mayweather-McGregor expected to start around 4:30 a.m.
Viewing Info, UK: The main card is on Sky Sports Box Office PPV. It costs £19.95 in the UK and €24.95 in the Republic of Ireland
Start Time, Australia: Preliminary card starts at 9 a.m. AEST (Sunday morning). Main card starts at 11 a.m. AEST, with Mayweather-McGregor expected to start around 1:30 p.m. AEST
Viewing Info, Australia: Preliminary card will be broadcast on Fox Sports Channel 501. Main card is on Main Event PPV and costs $A59.95