‘Old’ Mayweather claims that McGregor is the favourite for titanenduel
Floyd Mayweather presses his opponent Conor McGregor emphatically in the role for their mutual boksgevecht on August 26. This is striking, because the American during the tour of the battle no possibility of type had to be the MMA fighter look ridiculous.
“McGregor is much younger than I am,” says the 40-year-old American on Wednesday at ESPN about the 29-year-old Irishman. “He is longer and has a larger reach. All in all, he is on paper the advantage.”
Mayweather went in september 2015, with retirement but was lured to a return after McGregor dared him. Both fighters may be more than 100 million euro earn the fight.
“I’m not the same fighter as two years ago, and also not the same as five years ago,” says Mayweather all 49 fights in his career adversity into profit. “I’m not as good as I was used to.”
Mayweather and McGregor make each other look ridiculous during press conference
In 2011 knew Mayweather for last fight on a knock-out to decide. A sign on the wall that his strength has declined in recent years.
“During my career I was used to ninety percent of the duels on knock-out to win. But that I end up not can get a hold. My long career has taken its toll.”
Mayweather wants the audience does not disappoint. “It may not be a defensive battle, that I am the public payable after the fight with Manny Pacquiao. I was not satisfied about”, says ‘Money’ about the little spectacular duel with the Philippines that advance was announced as “the fight of the century”. “This battle will be satisfied.”
Mayweather and McGregor steps on August 26, in the ring in the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.