Fight one of the best boxers in the world Floyd Mayweather Jr. against legendary MMA fighter Conor McGregor will take place on August 26 in Las Vegas, reports mmafighting.com.
In the coming days about this will be made official statement.
UFC President Dana white said that the fight will be under Boxing rules. It will be held in Junior Middleweight. The fight will be sanctioned by the Athletic Commission of Nevada.
British media reports that both players will receive 100 million dollars.
The Mayweather — McGregor is the most anticipated «mixed match» since 1976, when he met Muhammad Ali and Antonio Inoki.