The richest fight in the history of boxing is expected to take place between McGregor and Mayweather on August 26, 2017 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The fight is an anticipated $1billion showdown.
UFC legend McGregor is expected to take on the unbeaten five division boxing champion Mayweather.
Both parties have confirmed the event will happen on their social media pages – with the Irishmen taking a chance to troll his 40-year-old American rival.
The venue for the fight has a capacity of 20,000 for ring based events, and it has previously seen Canelo Alvarez vs. Amir Khan, Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez, UFCs 200, 202, 207, 209 and 213 take place.
The Dubliner agreed to a deal with UFC president Dana White to allow him to fight Mayweather in a boxing match. Though the date is known and confirmed, tickets prices are yet to be announced