Details for Mayweather vs. McGregor fight–
The fight will be a 12-round bout at 154 pounds and the boxers will each wear 10-ounce gloves. The undercard for the main event is expected to include only boxers under Mayweather’s promotion firm, Mayweather Promotions. Those boxers include Badou Jack with WBA world light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly as a possible opponent. IBF super featherweight champion Gervonta Davis could also defend his belt.
When is Mayweather vs McGregor?
The fight takes place on Saturday August 26, although will be live in the early hours of Sunday 27 in the UK.
Where is the fight being held?
The T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas is hosting the boxing match. The Venue has a capacity of 20,000 for this kind of contest.
What are the latest odds? (Courtesy of Betfair)
Mayweather is the hot favourite at 2/11 to win the fight, McGregor is lagging a long way behind at 4/1.
Who is on the undercard?
Three names have been confirmed for the undercard of Mayweather vs McGregor although none have an opponent yet.
Floyd’s protege Gervonta Davis (18-0) is going to defend his IBF super featherweight title for the second time after beating Liam Walsh in London in May.
Fellow Money Team member Badou Jack is also in action as he steps up to light heavyweight having drawn with James Degale in their super middleweight world title unification last time out.
There is also a pro debut for British amateur star Savannah Marshall who has signed up with Mayweather’s promotional company.
What weight will the fight be at?
UFC President Dana White confirmed that they will box at the light middleweight limit of 154 pounds.