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Floyd Mayweather says fight with Conor McGregor ‘getting very, very close’ quoting : ESPN

as declared in A potential Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Conor McGregor fight is inching closer.
The two sides have gone back and forth in the headlines for nearly a year, regarding a potential fight.
Last month, UFC president Dana White publicly offered McGregor and Mayweather $25 million each for the potential boxing match.
Smith said Mayweather believes the fight will happen, but Mayweather said nothing is guaranteed until a deal is done.
Mayweather — the former pound-for-pound boxing king — told ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith that “we’re getting very, very close” to the superfight.

Floyd Mayweather says fight with Conor McGregor 'getting very, very close'

referring to “We’re getting very, very close,” the 39-year-old Mayweather told Smith.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. believes a superfight between him and MMA star Conor McGregor will happen sooner rather than later.
UFC president Dana White offered McGregor and Mayweather a sum of $25 million each in January for a fight.
The 28-year-old McGregor, the reigning UFC Lightweight Champion, obtained his California boxing license in December.
Mayweather told ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith at Saturday’s NBA game between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder that the two fighters are on the verge of an agreement.

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Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather finally may meet in the ring: Reports

Nothing’s been signed, but on Tuesday, reports of a potential agreement between Irish mixed-martial arts fighter Conor McGregor and future Hall of Fame boxer and promoter Floyd Mayweather Jr. started circulating.
The Irish Sun reports:A source close to the Straight Blast Gym (where McGregor trains) star told the Irish Sun: “Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have agreed a deal to fight and have both settled on their respective fees.
After months of trash-talk sparring outside the ring, an Ultimate Fighting Championship champion and a boxing legend finally might meet in the ring, putting aside trash talking for the real thing.
He’s the current UFC Lightweight champion and previously was the UFC Featherweight champion.
“The contract hasn’t officially been signed yet because of a third party hold-up but all the details have all been agreed on.

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