“It was the biggest boxing win we’ve ever had at Caesars Palace. We won over seven figures,” Caesars Palace sports book director Frank Kunovic said.
No one can deny the level of worldwide enthusiasm Saturday delivered. Boxing has never been dead, and perhaps it even gained more popularity with the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight.
Momentum started to swing in the fourth round, and Floyd Mayweather took over in the fifth, as he repeatedly blasted Conor McGregor with power rights until the fight was stopped.
Floyd Mayweather didn’t appear his usual self to start the mega cross-sport fight against Conor McGregor.
Las Vegan Floyd Mayweather stopped UFC star Conor McGregor in the 10th round of their super welterweight megafight at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday night.
And, adding yet more spice to the spectacle, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson took part — remotely — by providing the voiceover for the video leading to the fighters’ entrance to the arena.
The main event was delayed about a half-hour because of pay-per-view issues that appeared to come from a surge of late purchases and connectivity issues.
Excitement filled the air Saturday inside and outside T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip for the megafight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
Fans outside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas Saturday were ready for the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs Conor McGregor fight and gave their predictions for the megafight.
Fight night is here. Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor will trade jabs Saturday at T-Mobile Arena.