Sport Venue has conflict on date of Mayweather-McGregor bout

08:10  18 june  2017
08:10  18 june  2017 Source:   Larry Brown Sports

Floyd Mayweather retracts Aug. 26 date reserved for Conor McGregor super fight

  Floyd Mayweather retracts Aug. 26 date reserved for Conor McGregor super fight Floyd Mayweather might be as good at trolling as he is at boxing. Not long after Mayweather Promotions proposed a date of Aug. 26 for MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada — expected to mark the time and space for his Conor McGregor super fight — Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) brings word that “Money” has since retracted that request.That’s according to a report from L.A. Times.Unfortunately for combat sports fans who are clamoring for Mayweather-McGregor, there doesn’t seem to be any real progress being made behind the scenes, despite the best efforts of UFC President Dana White.

Although not set in stone, A Las Vegas venue has designated a time and place for Floyd Mayweather to box Conor McGregor . There needs to be more to take place before this bout is finalized, but (click on page #2 tab below to see the what the date is and place of the McGregor vs Mayweather event).

The Mayweather - McGregor boxing vs. UFC bout is expected to be a straight boxing match. Purse speculation has both fighters earning in excess of 0 million. Mayweather vs. McGregor To Be Announced? Date and Venue Reserved.

Floyd Mayweather and UFC champion Conor McGregor are slated to take on one another in a cross-sport bout at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this upcoming August. The date and venue for the fight was announced this past week. It’s set to take place on August 26th.

Unfortunately, there appears to be a potential conflict at the venue. The inaugural season of Ice Cube’s BIG3 basketball league is set to conclude with the championship on that every same day. And yes, tickets are already on sale for it to be held at T-Mobile Arena.

Report: Nevada Commission approves Aug. 26 for Mayweather-McGregor

  Report: Nevada Commission approves Aug. 26 for Mayweather-McGregor If Floyd Mayweather won't put a date on his long-awaited matchup with Conor McGregor, the Nevada State Athletic Commission will. The NSAC has approved Mayweather Promotions' request to hold a boxing event - presumably for the boxer's long-discussed dance with the UFC lightweight champion - on Aug. 26 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, chairman Anthony Marnell told ESPN's Brett Okamoto Wednesday.Mayweather's camp had reportedly verbally retracted the request on Tuesday, although the date was still on the docket for Wednesday's meeting.Whether the blockbuster crossover bout does indeed go down on Aug.

As soon as the fight was confirmed, people wanted details – which venue will the fight take place in? Previous Conor McGregor Vs Floyd Mayweather Has Finally Been Announced.

Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor : Fight date , venue , odds, purse, predictions and all the latest news. Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor : Social media reaction. The two fighters have agreed to a money-spinning 12-round bout at the T-Mobile Arena on August 26, with Mayweather set to earn

According to TMZ Sports, BIG3 has no plans to move the championship game. Meanwhile, the outlet is reporting that plans are in motion to move the BIG3 event from T-Mobile to MGM Grand Garden Arena. Though, it doesn’t seem like those at the top of the start-up basketball league are willing to do that.

It should be interesting to see what comes of this.

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A BOXER actually thinks McGregor will win.For the most part, fans are calling it for what it is: a stunt. But there is one pro boxer who not only thinks McGregor has a chance, but also that the UFC star will win the fight decisively.

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