Conor McGregor V Floyd Mayweather Is On

Conor McGregor V Floyd Mayweather Is On
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

15 Jun 2017

The fight that many thought wouldn't happen, is actually going to happen.

Both Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have confirmed they will go toe-to-toe in a boxing match, ending speculation over the long-running saga.

They both took to Twitter last night to confirm the news, with McGregor posting a picture of Mayweather's dad Floyd Snr, having a pop at his rival's age:

Meanwhile, the 40-year posted shortly afterwards, which put many peoples minds at ease:

The pair have been squabbling over the deal for close to a year, and that intensified after McGregor's win over Eddie Alvarez to become the first simultaneous two-weight champion in UFC history.

The fight, which is said to be worth over $100million, will take place on the 26th of August at the T-Mobile Arena.