According to Mayweather:"Our game plan was to take our time, go to him, let him shoot his shots early and then take him out down the stretch", he said.
Golovkin's promoter, Tom Loeffler, also expressed relief in how the show played out.
It was McGregor's consistent and explicit invitations for a boxing match, that made Mayweather open to the idea of a fight even though he had retired in 2015 and McGregor had never boxed professionally. The result was no surprise to De La Hoya, who promotes Alvarez, or to Loeffler, who guides Golovkin's career.
"We're going to go back to the UFC, and do what we do", White said during an interview with TMZ. For people who watched the match through UFC's Fight Pass or another cable provider, rather than Showtime's direct-to-consumer services, Showtime is not guaranteeing a refund.
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An event of this scale won't happen again until 2316 so it's understandable to want to whip out your iPhone and start shooting. Justin Sanders, associate professor and department chair of the physics department at the University of South Alabama.
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NASA Planetary Science Director Jim Green says that students should experience the eclipse, with the right precautions in place. Why aren't they evenly spaced? What really happens is the moon lines up to block the sun and thus cast a shadow on the Earth.
The victory over McGregor was the culmination of a 21-year journey that took Mayweather from the grit and grime of Grand Rapids, Michigan to the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas, and from childhood poverty to a billionaire lifestyle. "But this is the last one, you have my word on it".
Leonard Ellerbe, the CEO of Mayweather Promotions, told CNN Money that Mayweather likely will join the ranks of athletes Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan, who have both earned more than $1 billion. The networks distinctive Epilogue reveals the drama of fight night from a unique perspective and introduces viewers to the rarely seen aftermath of world championship prizefighting.
"I knew what I was getting into when I bought it". No boxer has ever marketed himself like the man who calls himself Money, and he can now relax and enjoy his private jets, mansions and courtside seats to National Basketball Association games around the nation. "But we were happy that it wasn't a disaster to where people would be down on buying this fight". McGregor was a little bigger with just enough awkwardness to sell this first-time fight as a win-win.
If you didn't get a chance to watch the entire fight, you can go here to get a full breakdown of it. "It brought (boxing) to the mainstream".