Speculation has been growing over the past 24 hours as Mayweather Promotions have booked an Aug. 26 event at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas. Many are believing that this will be the date for the anticipated Mayweather-McGregor bout.
The Nevada Athletic Commission executive director Bob Bennett said that many things still have to be done in order for the fight to be finalized. Both fighters are not registered to fight in the state of Nevada at the moment and both would have to pass medical clearances.
“Is anything done? No,” Bennett said. “Do I believe the fight will probably come to fruition? Yes,” he said.Bennett said.
McGregor, the UFC superstar, has been boasting about how ready he is to destroy Mayweather.
The Mayweather camp has been extremely quiet throughout the negotiation process but it looks like we are finally getting closer and closer.