Mayweather VS. McGregor: Recap On The Fight Of The Century
The fight of the century ended very well for Floyd Mayweather and Irish champion of the UFC – Connor McGregor . They are hundreds of millions richer and everyone pretty much walked away from the fight satisfied. It wasn’t the most exciting fight ever as far as what went on in the ring, but for a good fair fight that lasted ten rounds, it was highly entertaining. It Didn’t Start Until Midnight On The East Coast For all the East Coast viewers, staying up to watch the fight required a few extra cups of coffee, or Red Bull with vodka if that’s your drink of choice. Showtime PPV had some issues with their feed in some places, so the fight didn’t start on time. It was well worth the wait. Conor McGregor walked in ready to rumble, with a simple Irish flag draped around his neck and a resolved look on his face to do his best. As the underdog, fight fans were naturally rooting for him to at least give Floyd Mayweather Jr. a run for his money. When Mayweather walked into the arena, his outfit was like something out of a horror movie. The man knows how to push the envelope of fight drama. Black face mask, hooded coat, straps, zippers, leather, and who knows what else was on that getup. Some people thought he looked ridiculous, while others thought the look was quite fierce. I was reminded of the “Gimp” in Pulp Fiction, but regardless Mayweather had his game face on. The Match Itself The match started out slow, with each contender throwing in some decent jabs. No one seemed to be getting the upper hand as the scores were basically tied through the early rounds. As it hit around the 7th round, you could see a visible shift in Mayweather’s strategy. You could tell he was just trying to wear down McGregor. Once the 8th round hit, all holy hell broke loose as Mayweather landed some harder, more aggressive shots, and you could tell he was in total control of the situation. Round 10 TKO Knockout Of McGregor Then it was over. In the 10th round, the ref called it a TKO. McGregor was basically knocked out on his feet. I thought they should have just let it roll until he fell to the ground, but I guess the ref knows more than I do considering my boxing education comes entirely from the Rocky movies. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ photography by Tom Donoghue 702-205-8252 ABOUT VIVAVEGASTV: VivaVegas.TV is the largest and most successful events and media company in Las Vegas. We specialize: – Social media marketing campaigns – Online reputation management – Commercial and short film production – Videography and video editing – Event microsite design – On page White Hat SEO – Event photography …and of course – The most fantastic promo models on the planet, the #VivaDolls For more info or to book us contact Sancho Van Ryan call: 702 379 9654 or email: Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related