Mayweather vs McGregor: Everything you need to know
Nigerians, like other folks world wide, will be glued to their TV sets on Sunday morning, when Floyd Mayweather Jnr takes on Connor McGregor, in one of the most eagerly anticipated boxing matches of all time.
The fight which will happen at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, is ready to break all pay-per-view records.
Here’s all you need to know about the fight between the American boxer with a 49-0 boxing record and the Irish fighter who has never taken part in a professional boxing fight.
What are the odds? Bookies instantly predicted Mayweather win as soon as the fight was announced. William Hill initially priced the veteran fighter as 1/11 favorite. He’s now significantly shorter, but still substantially favoured, at 2/9 .
What are the rules of the fight? The fight will be held under boxing rules, presenting a huge challenge for mixed martial artists McGregor, as he faces off against one of the greatest defensive boxers in history.