Mayweather called offered him $25 million for the fight with McGregor, the head of the UFC with a good sense of humor
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
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MOSCOW, January 14. /TASS/. American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. called the Joker the head of the ultimate fighting championship (UFC) Dana white, who offered him and the Irish fighter of the mixed style Conor McGregor for $25 million for the organization of the fight by Boxing rules. The words of Mayweather portal Boxingscene.
The head of the UFC offered Mayweather and McGregor for $25 million during the battle
Earlier in mass media the information appeared that Mayweather Jr has suggested McGregor $15 million for the battle.
“He’s a damn good sense of humor. Just damn good sense of humor,” said Mayweather.
39-year-old Mayweather, who is the highest paid boxer of all time, won on a professional ring 49 wins (26 by knockout) and has not suffered a single defeat. He became world champion in five weight categories American is also bronze medalist of the Olympic games in 1996 . For the fight with Filipino Manny Pacquiao, which took place on 2 may 2015, Mayweather earned a record fee in Boxing history – $210 million
28-year-old McGregor has spent 23 of the match in mixed martial arts, having won 20 wins (17 by knockout) and suffered three defeats, the first title of the champion of UFC, he won in 2015. For the fight with Nate Diaz on 20 August last year, the Irishman received a record fee in the history of the organization – about $3 million.