Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, previously made it to the headlines after both fighters challenged each other in a fight inside the ring. As of the latest update, it was hinted that the UFC fighter Conor McGregor and the boxer Floyd Mayweather agreed to a billion dollar fight which pumped up the fight fans.
Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather had their fair share of trash talking. Both fighters made the headlines after they kept challenging each other to a fight inside the ring, or the octagon. As the heated words were exchanged, fans are thrilled to know that the fight might actually happen as Daily Mail announced that both fighters already reached a billion dollar deal.
It may be too good to be true, as Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather are both games for the face-off, but a third party seems to stand between the MMA fighter and the boxer. It was mentioned that Dana White
"He's (McGregor) under contract with me," UFC president Dana White stated during an interview. "How would I let somebody take this guy that I built and do it without me? That would be the stupidest move in history."
Dana White might have opposed the McGregor VS Mayweather fight, but The Sun released an update where it was cited that the fight might just happen and both players will get to cash in a hefty paycheck. As their fight starts to go up into a billion dollar deal compared to the previous offer which was only $500,000.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission already confirmed that Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather's team are already discussing the big event. It was then mentioned that both fighters are already settling their respective fees. It remains unclear as to whether the fight will push through as Dana White stands in the midst of the Irish fighter's decision to step inside the ring, but more updates will soon be released as fight fans wait for the final confirmation of the McGregor VS Mayweather billion dollar fight.