UFC’s Dana White Slams Report Teasing Mayweather-McGregor Rematch

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Sports Illustrated

By Thomas Neumann The UFC president emphatically disputes the report that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are “very close” to an agreement. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor generated colossal hype and revenue with their initial 2017 bout. In that fight, Mayweather improved his career record to 50–0 with a 10th-round technical knockout against the UFC superstar in Las Vegas. Mayweather reportedly earned $275 million from the bout, while McGregor received $85 million, according to Forbes. Naturally, many observers and fans have been clamoring for a rematch ever since, and pundits speculat…

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