Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller gloves
Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller gloves
Mayweather is the favourite but most money is coming in for the underdog McGregor
17 Agosto, 2017, 03:22
Apparently, Mayweather believes in the old-school boxing concept of avoiding intercourse in the lead-up to a fight.
The issue came to light on August 1, when Mayweather (49-0, 26 KOs) wrote on Facebook: "Let's fight in 8 oz gloves".
There has been planking, the Harlem shake and the ice bucket challenge, and now another freakish social media craze is sweeping the internet, inspired by UFC-come-boxing star Conor McGregor.
Mayweather was as much as a -2250 favorite when odds for the fight were first created, and McGregor was almost a +950 underdog.
Is Mayweather making a big mistake?
As mentioned above, this bout is priced for the public.
Punters have been backing Mayweather to win by DQ - on the premise that Mystic Mac will snap under goading from the defensive master - but the Money Man says his Irish rival would not risk it. No sports gambler, sharp or square, would get involved in that.
Mayweather also admits that his nephew is fighting the MMA star for nothing more than a massive payday. Those $10, $20, $50 and $100 bets have slowly accrued into a mountain of liability for sportsbooks, with the random large bet on Mayweather temporarily tempering the line adjustments.
"He's a brilliant fighter, great tactician, physically gets it right, prepares well and he's been the dominant fighter in the last decade really when you look back at it".
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