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Mayweather: “It’s time to make it happen, Conor!”

More fuel to the fire

With the combat sports world still elevating the hype for the potential mega money fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather, it seems more news is coming about the rumored bout every hour. With many big names across both sports talking about the matter and the two superstars trading barbs on social media – Mayweather has caused another stir.

The boxing legend has made it clear that he wants this fight just as much as his Irish foe. With his 40th birthday having occurred just days ago, Mayweather couldn’t escape the question about the potential fight, addressing the matter the undefeated boxer said “I’m here to say today, on my birthday, they keep throwing the Conor McGregor name out there,’ Mayweather told Showtime Boxing. ‘Conor McGregor, like I said before, I’m here let’s make it happen.”

It can be the biggest fight in the history of the sport, we just don’t know.

‘Money’ continued by saying “Let’s make the fight happen. Let’s give the fans what they want to see. There’s only one fight out there that’s important and that’s Mayweather and Conor McGregor.” The boxer has been made the complete favorite should the bout happen with McGregor having never professionally competed in boxing though he does have amateur level experience.
“I mean cause every time Conor McGregor goes out there and compete and win, he do it standing up,’ Mayweather said in response to the idea that the bout would be one-sided. “When Conor McGregor did lose, he lost on the ground. He didn’t lose standing up. So he’s a hell of a fighter and a very, very tough competitor and he has the will to win.” said Mayweather. With the bout seemingly getting closer and closer to happening, what’s your take? Easy money or does Conor shock the world?

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