Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor: Inside a Numbers Around Megafight

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The best warrior of his generation. The many tangible churned martial artist in a world.


An general broadside debate with adequate vitriol, insensitivity and contrived, microphone-friendly threat to leave media outlets of all stripes tittering like six-year-olds on a birthday cake high.

Ladies and gentlemen, we give we Mayweather-McGregor.

Their Aug. 26 get-together seems unfailing to widen a outdoor boundary of internet capacity, and there is no necessity of numbers to pore over while scheming for a circus.

We’ve fabricated a collection of a best ones here. So lay back, relax and get yourself prepared for a fun.

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0: In box you’re unaware, it’s a series of times McGregor, on a verge of confronting a accord all-time great, has stepped into a ring for an strictly authorised pledge or veteran fighting match. He has, however, had 24 churned martial humanities matches, winning 21 and scoring 18 stoppages.

5: Number of veteran weight classes in that Mayweather, who began punching for compensate during age 19, has won authorised universe championships. He warranted his initial belt, during 130 pounds, in 1998, and has given combined valuables during 135 (2002), 140 (2005), 147 (2006) and 154 (2007).

50-0: The pro record Mayweather would strech with a win, eclipsing a 49-0 symbol determined by heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano between 1947 and 1955. No other widely famous universe champion has late with a improved record with 0 waste and 0 draws.

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TMT50 and TBE50: The trademarks practical for by Mayweather Productions with a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, per ESPN.com. TMT is brief for “The Money Team,” while TBE stands for “The Best Ever.”

19.5 million: The series of buys Mayweather has helped beget as a pay-per-view fighter, including a 3 most-purchased bouts in history—2.4 million opposite Oscar De La Hoya in 2007, 2.2 million opposite Canelo Alvarez in 2013 and 4.6 million opposite Manny Pacquiao in 2015.

$600 million: The sum projected sum income for a bout, according to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, that would place it second usually to a aforementioned Mayweather-Pacquiao uncover dual years ago.

$235: The deduction of a open assistance check cashed by McGregor, according to Yahoo Sports, shortly before his UFC entrance in 2013.

$4.8 million: The cost tab for a singular oppulance car, a Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita, that Mayweather combined to his collection in 2015, per Rolling Stone. The repository pronounced a float maxes out during 254 mph and goes from 0 to 60 in 2.9 seconds.

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154 pounds: The agreed-upon weight for a Aug. 26 fight. Mayweather, many recently a full-time welterweight, has formerly ventured into a youth middleweight for defeats of De La Hoya, Alvarez and Miguel Cotto. His heaviest weigh-in series was 151 pounds opposite Cotto. McGregor, meanwhile, fought during a 170-pound extent for a blocking detriment opposite surrogate competition Nate Diaz in 2016.

11, 1 and 2: The sequential and orthodox advantages—in age (29 to Mayweather’s 40), tallness (5’9″ to Mayweather’s 5’8″) and strech (74 inches to Mayweather’s 72)—that McGregor will have when he enters a T-Mobile Arena.

2,170 days: The length of time, come quarrel night, that will have elapsed given Mayweather final scored an inside-the-distance victory, around fourth-round KO opposite Victor Ortiz.

13 seconds: The volume of time it took McGregor to stop Jose Aldo for his signature UFC win, capturing a organization’s featherweight (145 pounds) championship in Dec 2015. He’s given picked adult a UFC lightweight (155 pounds) belt as well.

22 seconds: Duration of a ring video expelled by a UFC display McGregor operative with former two-division universe champion Paulie Malignaggi. Malignaggi has given left a McGregor stay and claimed on amicable media that a clip, including what McGregor labeled a knockdown, wasn’t during all deputy of a 36 sum mins of sparring.

$150: The wager, according to OddsShark, compulsory to make a $100 distinction on a Mayweather feat opposite McGregor inside a 12-round distance. A Mayweather win by decision, incidentally, would produce $230 for a $100 bet.

$325: The distinction accessible for a $100 gamble on McGregor, again according to OddsShark, in a eventuality a Irishman pulls off a upset. For comparison’s sake, that distinction series was during $950 when a quarrel was initial rumored final fall.


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