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Mayweather, McGregor Have Huge Guarantees For PPV Clash

By Jamie Micklethwaite, courtesy of The Daily Star

THE staggering amount of money Floyd Mayweather will earn for fighting Conor McGregor – even if he loses – has been revealed.

Floyd has bragged about earning upwards of $100 million for the fight, and a document revealed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission has shown that he is not lying.

“Pretty Boy” will take a home a guaranteed purse of $100 million no matter the result of the fight.

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“Notorious” Conor McGregor has claimed that he also could make $100 million after the huge showdown, but the document has revealed his purse is more modest.

McGregor will pull in a guarantee of $30 million for his first pro-boxing match, which is ten times bigger than any he’s received in the UFC.

Both fighters are also expected to rake in more money from tomorrow morning’s fight through pay-per-view money and gate revenues.

If the Irishman pulls off the upset, he could also cost bookies up and down the country a fortune.

Daily Star Online revealed that Coral are expecting to lose around £50 million if he manages to defeat Floyd.

And Conor backers will have been buoyed for their final weigh-in, where Mayweather weighed four pounds lighter than his rival.

This led McGregor to mock the undefeated boxing great.

He said: “He looks blown out and out of shape. That’s the worst shape I’ve ever seen him.

“There is a saying ‘You’ll never beat the Irish’ and it is true. We roll in and take over.

“I will stomp my foot in the centre of that ring and let’s see how he takes it.”

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Majic on 08-27-2017

[QUOTE=Metho_4u;17983175]Well....look at Marty mcfly[/QUOTE] Look at mcgregor -Mayweather lol

Comment by MDPopescu on 08-26-2017

[QUOTE=MDPopescu] ... from the Sky PPV... you are right...[/QUOTE] [QUOTE=sicko;17983628]Yeah I figured that! No way he agrees to fight Jack on this huge card for that little[/QUOTE] ... Yes... Hearn doesn't make stupid moves... :)

Comment by sicko on 08-26-2017

[QUOTE=MDPopescu;17983612]... from the Sky PPV... you are right...........[/QUOTE] Yeah I figured that! No way he agrees to fight Jack on this huge card for that little

Comment by sicko on 08-26-2017

[QUOTE=americanlegend;17982221]dude his body outgrew 130.. He tried for hours backstage to make it... You cant kill yourself just to please fans lmfao....[/QUOTE] Like I said...MOVE THE FUK UP! You know when you can and cannot make weight stop reach for…

Comment by MDPopescu on 08-26-2017

[QUOTE=sicko;17983598]I'm almost sure Cleverly has extra money coming from the UK Market![/QUOTE] ... from the Sky PPV... you are right...........

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