Former Strikeforce lightweight champion and current UFC fighter Gilbert Melendez wants Conor McGregor to be successful against Floyd Mayweather Jr. when the two meet in the boxing ring on August 26 in Las Vegas. Then Oscar De La Hoya said I am not good for boxing but I was good enough for you to fight me to get your biggest pay day?
During the whirlwind press tour to promote their August 26 boxing match, McGregor found himself in hot water after he reffered to Mayweather as "boy". -Conor McGregor showdown is not selling as well at the gates as its organizers had hoped, and boxing promoter Bob Arum has a theory.
Believe it or not, there are a handful of areas where the UFC lightweight champ bests Mayweather.
However, Alvarez, who suffered the only defeat of his career to the unbeaten Mayweather back in 2013, doesn't think McGregor has a chance of crossing codes to beat the five-weight world champion in Las Vegas.
Recently, Mayweather sat down with ESPN's Stephen A Smith in an interview that covered a wide variety of topics. "He's a lot younger, so youth is on his side", Mayweather said of McGregor, via ESPN.com.
North Korea frees imprisoned Canadian pastor
In 2015, Lim was arrested and sentenced to life in prison for what officials said was crimes against the state. A court ordered Mr Lim's release "from the humanitarian viewpoint", it said in a brief two-paragraph report.
The MMA master said: "I am proud to announce my 2 year residency with @WynnNightlife!" It's obvious I'm slipping a little bit to even let a fighter like that go the distance with me.
It's possible we're seeing a new Mayweather - aware of his vulnerability as he confronts middle age, and cognizant of the steep toll time takes on every fighter's skills.
On Aug. 26, Mayweather and McGregor will clash inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. I owe the public because of the Pacquiao fight.
That said, in the later part of his career Mayweather has made his money and kept his record pristine by making his opponents miss, landing enough punches, and taking the fight to the judges scorecards.
"This can't be a defensive fight", he said. They gonna be pleased with this fight right here.
After he burst on to the scene and pitched all the way to the World Series in 2015, he made 22 starts last season. Ryu got off to a great start by striking out all three batters in the first and the first batter in the second.
Baldridge also argued that Mueller had repeatedly changed his story and had destroyed evidence in the case leading up to trial. During Monday's jury selection, Swift was seen wearing a black jacket and white top, with pulled-back hair.
This interactive eclipse map (link is external ) will show you times for the partial and total eclipse anywhere in the world. There will be another total lunar eclipse on January 21, 2019 , which is often known as a blood moon as the moon turns red.
It appears Albert has changed his mind once again in a rollercoaster of an offseason that has to leave the Jags wondering. "What about him?" was Coughlin's initial reply when asked about Albert following today's Jaguars-Patriots practice.
But the measure does not provide for cuts to oil deliveries, which would have dealt a serious blow to the North's economy. Moreover, it subjects nine North Korean individuals and four entities to asset freezes and travel bans.
Lyft closed $600 million in fresh funding at a $7.5 billion valuation in April, whereas Uber has been valued at over $60 billion. SoftBank boss Masayoshi Son has returned to discussions on merging Sprint with T-Mobile US, controlled by Deutsche Telekom.
They are also nearly sure to come with at least 4GB RAM, at least 32GB internal storage and the latest Android O operating system. If these are spot on, then it is easy to understand why more consumers are leaning towards the Nokia 8 than the Google Pixel 2.
Graphic video of the accident showed one of the "passenger-carrying gondolas" breaking apart from the central bar of the ride. Jarrell's family has hired an attorney to possibly pursue a wrongful death lawsuit.
She said two men were inside the auto and at least one of them shot at her on the interstate near Dead Man's Curve, police said. She told police that two men were in the trailing vehicle, and someone fired shots toward her.
The singer will follow in the footsteps of her bandmate Frankie Bridge by competing on the 15th series of the much-loved BBC show. A source told The Sun newspaper: "Brian is all signed up for the show and is sure to be a laugh a minute".
Here's another batch of new cards from the Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne expansion, including the Rogue Death Knight. This card could also be important with new additions to the Warrior class in the Knights of the Frozen Throne expansion.
United States stocks fall again on North Korea fears
Priceline Group dropped 8 percent after issuing a profit forecast that was weaker than analysts were expecting. The Nasdaq closed down 18.13 at 6,352.33, while the S&P 500 dropped 0.91, ending the session at 2,474.01.
Solar Eclipse Could Create Once-In-A-Lifetime Road Hazards
It's going to be a little image, but you can see the sun as a crescent depending on where it is during the eclipse", Walter said. On Aug. 21, millions of people in the US will see day turn to night as a total solar eclipse passes over North America.
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I had [Cubans] El Duque [Orlando Hernandez], I had [Jose] Contreras, I had the Missile [Alexei Ramirez]. They feel like they're not doing their job.
Jittery Kenyans vote in key polls
So far, the turn out has been huge as the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) spokesman, Andrew Limo said. In some parts of the country, voters lined up outside polling stations at 3am, hours before booths officially opened.
Total solar eclipse 2017: Everything you need to know
When it comes to purchasing the right type of glasses to safely view this month's solar eclipse, there's more than meets the eye. Once you've seen totality, you will have a bittersweet emotional - you will be giddy at what you just experienced.
Boy Scouts dead, 1 injured in East Texas boat crash
It wasn't clear Monday why the power line was overhanging the water, in proximity to watercraft. "A scout is fearless ". The Boy Scouts were boating on Lake O' The Pines near Avinger, Texas over the weekend when tragedy struck.
Tom Brady no longer wants to talk about concussions
With the snow falling, Brady assaulted Tennessee's secondary in the second quarter, recording five touchdowns in a 10-minute span. Brady turned 40 years old Thursday, prompting constant speculation about when he might choose to retire.