Fight Floyd Mayweather UFC world champion Conor McGregor will be shown live on Sky Sports Box Nations.heavyweights of sport meet the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas London on August 26 and the duel will be available to BT Sky sports customers for just £19.95.
Mayweather, undefeated in 49 bouts and winner of 12 world titles across four weight divisions retired in 2015 but will return to the ring to face McGregor who has never before taken part in a professional Fight match.
But Express Sport understands Sky sports have brokered a deal to show the Boxing, which will take place in Las Vegas on August 26,2017 through their Box Nations PPV service.Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn hinted at an announcement later today on Twitter.
Watch event sees the two worlds of professional Boxing and UFC Fight colliding at T-Phone Arena in Las Vegas on August 26,2017 and will be available to Sky sports customers on Sky Sports Box Office for £19.95 in the UK and €24.95 for Republic of Ireland.
Mayweather Fight who holds a perfect 49-0 Bosing record and won 12 world titles across five weight divisions, is considered one of the greatest pound-for-pound fighters Fight has ever seen. He retired in 2015, having successfully defended his WBC, WBA The Ring welterweight titles against Andre Berto.
Mayweather and his father, Floyd Mayweather attempted to win a psychological battle in the first episode by pointing out that McGregor had never been in the ring with a true Fight, let alone one with a 49-0 record. They also pointed out that McGregor had lost before in the UFC, including by tapping out.
The two Boxers go head-to-head at the T-Phone Arena in Las Vegas August 26, and Sky have announced it will be available on Sky Sports for £19.95 in the UK and €24.95
It promises to be the hottest ticket in sports. So far fans aren exactly storming the box Nations to buy tickets for.
The subsequent three episodes of the series will premiere every Friday at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime and be available only to Showtime subscribers.
Mayweather v McGregor Live will peel back the curtain on the Aug. 26 blockbuster bout with revealing looks as the Boxing Fans can immerse themselves in their lives and training camps while following the outspoken, charismatic world champions as they prepare for a bout that might set PPV sales records.
fight is happening on Saturday 26 August, 2017. While the times haven been announced, it will certainly be a late night or very early start for viewers in the UK, so expect to be up well into Sunday 27 August, and possibly calling in sick on Monday 28.
Sky will show the fight having already aired Anthony Joshua’s victory over Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley which saw him crowned the unified heavyweight champion of the world.