Floyd Mayweather resurrect from retirement, set to fight Connor McGregor

[caption id="attachment_177329" align="aligncenter" width="748"]Mayweather vs Connor McGregor LAS VEGAS, NV – MARCH 05: Conor McGregor of Ireland warms up backstage during the UFC 196 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)[/caption]

The long awaited and much talked about boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC star Conor McGregor has now been made official and fixed for August 26, 2017 in Las Vegas.

Mayweather confirmed the fight on his Instagram account as he shared a video poster of both fighters with the caption, “It’s official”.

Then a few minutes later, McGregor tweeted ‘the fight is on’ posting a picture of himself next to one of Mayweather’s father Floyd Mayweather Sr.

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