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    Fell asleep while waiting for match. McGregor stood for 10 rounds. That's way more than what I expected.

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    Mayweather just doesn't have it anymore, it's the right time for him to retire. As good as McGregor looked (relative to expectations), Mayweather looked flat, his footwork was off, his movement was off and he just didn't seem like the same Floyd. If he fought any of the top boxers today he would get embarrassed. Anyways, this was a circus and both Floyd and Conor are laughing all the way to the bank.

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    Floyd was at it.

    Would not be surprised if he had money on late knock out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dakt View Post
    Fell asleep while waiting for match. McGregor stood for 10 rounds. That's way more than what I expected.
    Yeah McGregor was decent, but he was never even close to anything here. He stood for as long as Mayweather let him. After round 8 Floyd slightly turned up the heat and McGregor went down pretty quickly there, without ever breaking a sweat. It was expected though, this is Floyds sport. It was like asking Messi to beat Serena Williams at Wimbledon.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yannik View Post
    Yeah McGregor was decent, but he was never even close to anything here. He stood for as long as Mayweather let him. After round 8 Floyd slightly turned up the heat and McGregor went down pretty quickly there, without ever breaking a sweat. It was expected though, this is Floyds sport. It was like asking Messi to beat Serena Williams at Wimbledon.
    McGregor did land more shots than many boxing champions that faced Mayweather though. And it seemed like Mayweather was getting a bit frustrated in the first rounds.

    Stamina more than anything is what got Connor.

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    really surprised he went 10 rounds but by the end mayweather really had him. i was cheering for mcgregor the whole time. it was an exciting fight
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alik View Post
    McGregor did land more shots than many boxing champions that faced Mayweather though. And it seemed like Mayweather was getting a bit frustrated in the first rounds.

    Stamina more than anything is what got Connor.
    Mayweather is clearly past his best and think reason he got hit more as he wasnt to fearful of what was coming and was cruising a bit.

    Dont think he was ever frustrated he just waited took it easy to see what Macgregor had and allowed him to gas himself.

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    McGregor only landed a few soft hits, Mayweather just let him run low on stamina while playing and smiling, then finished him within the next 2 rounds. Floyd could've probably finished this within half the rounds had he wanted to take risks - he was in constant control after all - but that's not his style.

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    Chocolatito/Rungvisai 2
    GGG/Canelo
    Loma/Rigo

    What a year of boxing this has been!

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    Crolla/Burns was amazing... British fans are the best!

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    Apparently Mayweather is training for a rematch vs McGregor in the cage

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xaviniesta View Post
    Apparently Mayweather is training for a rematch vs McGregor in the cage
    I heard that the contract would have to stipulate that McGregor can box or wrestle but can't kick Mayweather ... can't see him agreeing to that ..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xaviniesta View Post
    Apparently Mayweather is training for a rematch vs McGregor in the cage
    Ugh yet another circus show.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dan1983 View Post
    Ugh yet another circus show.
    but hey, GGG and Canelo will meet again this may
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