"The best thing to do is look at how much money Conor McGregor has made, then look up how much money Floyd Mayweather has made, and then we can make the fight happen", he said. "It's not true. I made an offer", White said. "But we are willing to give him $15m and then we can talk about splitting the percentage, the back-end percentage on pay-per view".
Similarly, Conor McGregor isn't a man in need of attention or coverage either.At 28 he is at or around the peak of his athletic powers, he was the UFC's only fighter to hold two championship belts simultaneouslyand has broken every PPV, Gate and title fight KO record getting there. Mayweather has his own promotion company and typically runs his own events.
In a new interview, White went off on Mayweather for thinking his popularity is bigger than the Notorious McGregor.
"How (is he) the "A" side?" The last major fight that you were in [against Manny Pacquiao], you left such a bad taste in everybody's mouth that nobody wants to see you again. Conor did 1.3m and 1.5m.
Earlier this week, Mayweather claimed that he had approached McGregor's camp with a purse figure of $15 million in the hope of enticing the Irishman to make his boxing debut against "Money". Easily. Even with those undeniable truths, there still seems to be a ton of intrigue in a potential fight, with Dana White even jumping into the fray and making a $25 million offer to both fighters to finally face off. If the fight does actually happen, Lytle believes McGregor would have a hard time against one of the greatest boxers in the history of pugilism.
Russell Wilson is fantastic at escaping, but this is where the young speed behind the Atlanta defensive front comes into play. The only question is, will all four still be playing at this time next week? Two weeks later, they took a 20-17 win over St.
Johnson said these actions were part of ongoing normalisation of relations between the Washington and Havana governments. Despite this, Pew Research noted that heavily Cuban-American voting districts stayed in the Republican column in 2016.
The latest Nintendo gaming console is scheduled to launch this coming March 2017 , though no specific date has yet been revealed . The unit will also include a number of handy, interchangeable Nintendo Switch accessories.
The teen took to her GoFundMe page to apologize to her family and reveal that that she never set out deliberately to hurt them. Dowdle said when she showed her father a picture of Swift, he told her she was not allowed to see him again.
However, she was in for a surprise when she realised that one of the speakers was her classmate from college. Michelle Obama explained that her youngest daughter stayed home. "That was prerequisite", she said.
The IOC is re-analysing 1,243 samples from Beijing and London using testing techniques not available at the time. Weightlifting accounts for the bulk of positive tests, followed by athletics, wrestling and cycling.
Bloomberg also reported that chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson was seen at Trump Tower in the morning. The Bloomberg report said that Thursday's meeting was scheduled to be held at Trump Tower in NY .
Those warnings are already in place for parts of downstate Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, and Oklahoma for this weekend. Temperatures Saturday afternoon will move back above freezing, allowing precipitation to fall as plain rain.
Saudi Arabia, now producing at a 22-month low, will consider renewing the supply agreement after six months, Al-Falih said. Oil prices continued to rally Thursday after Saudi Arabia announced bigger production cuts than required by an OPEC deal.
'Exorcist' Author William Peter Blatty Has Died
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Abe, Duterte hold talks on South China Sea
The survey of 1,200 adult respondents nationwide between December 6 and 11 had a margin of error of plus or minus 3 percent. The survey found 76 percent of adult Filipinos trust the USA , while 70 percent expressed trust for Japan.
India's Industrial Output Rebounds; Inflation Slows
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United Nations chief keen to bring peace in Cyprus
On the Greek Cypriot side, there's the "historical trauma" of "the loss of land and property where people used to live". But this past week has seen two significant events that may indicate a changing climate for peace.