#sports '#Notinterested': Conor McGregor declines Floyd Mayweather's rematch offer

#sports ‘#Notinterested’: Conor McGregor declines Floyd Mayweather’s rematch offer

#sports activities ‘#Notinterested’: Conor McGregor declines Floyd Mayweather’s rematch offer

Conor McGregor will not be inquisitive about a rematch together with his undefeated boxing rival, Floyd Mayweather Jr., though the pair generated a reported $600 million when ‘Money’ simply beat the UFC legend in 2017. 

Mayweather lately claimed {that a} 2023 rematch with McGregor was being mentioned as both an exhibition or official bout, however McGregor snapped again on Instagram, writing: ‘#notinterested.’

It has been almost 5 years since Mayweather and McGregor mixed for a mega crossover struggle in Las Vegas again in August 2017, with ‘Money’ educating the UFC celebrity a boxing lesson by securing a simple tenth-round TKO victory.

Conor McGregor is not interested in a rematch with his undefeated boxing rival, Floyd Mayweather Jr., even though the pair generated a reported $600 million when 'Money' easily beat the UFC legend in 2017. Mayweather recently claimed that a 2023 rematch with McGregor was being discussed as either an exhibition or official bout, but McGregor snapped back on Instagram, writing: '#notinterested'

Conor McGregor will not be inquisitive about a rematch together with his undefeated boxing rival, Floyd Mayweather Jr., though the pair generated a reported $600 million when ‘Money’ simply beat the UFC legend in 2017. Mayweather lately claimed {that a} 2023 rematch with McGregor was being mentioned as both an exhibition or official bout, however McGregor snapped again on Instagram, writing: ‘#notinterested’

Conor McGregor and Mick Schumacher attends qualifying ahead of the F1 Grand Prix of Monaco at Circuit de Monaco on May 28, 2022 in Monte-Carlo

It has been nearly five years since Mayweather and McGregor combined for a mega crossover fight in Las Vegas back in August 2017, with 'Money' teaching the UFC superstar a boxing lesson by securing an easy tenth-round TKO victory

It has been almost 5 years since Mayweather and McGregor mixed for a mega crossover struggle in Las Vegas again in August 2017, with ‘Money’ educating the UFC celebrity a boxing lesson by securing a simple tenth-round TKO victory

Speaking solely to Sportsmail, Mayweather mentioned his plans for the remainder of the yr and went into particulars about dealing with McGregor once more. 

‘I wish to go on the market this weekend and have enjoyable [against Mikuru Asakura],’ Mayweather stated about an upcoming MMA bout, for which he may make a reported $20 million for 9 minutes of motion. ‘Then I’ve one other exhibition Dubai in November and me and Conor McGregor in 2023.

‘We do not know if it should be an exhibition or an actual struggle. But there’s been talks of each. I would favor an exhibition.’

When requested why he would favor an exhibition, Mayweather stated: ‘I’m not into fights the place I’m going to take any actual punishment.

Mayweather dominated McGregor and took a tenth round TKO victory against the UFC star

Mayweather dominated McGregor and took a tenth spherical TKO victory towards the UFC star

‘So, guys like Conor McGregor and guys that do not actually hit onerous corresponding to YouTubers or UFC guys, I do not actually thoughts colliding with these varieties of people however nothing the place I’m going to place myself able the place I’m going to hurt myself or harm myself.’

Mayweather’s conflict with McGregor proved to be his final skilled struggle, taking his document to 50 wins and nil losses or attracts.

He reportedly earned round $280million from the blockbuster bout, to not point out his alleged playing winnings, which he is often referenced over time. 

Meanwhile, McGregor took house a reported $130m from what was his first and solely professional boxing bout, regardless of trying just like the novice that he was. 

Retired welterweight and McGregor sparring companion Paulie Malignaggi (36-8) discovered the UFC star to be a poor problem. 

‘Just determine it this manner,’ Malignaggi instructed DailyMail.com in 2017, explaining that he hadn’t been coaching earlier than their sparring periods. ‘If I can present up in 20, 30 p.c form, lower than 24 hours [after] a cross-country flight and go 12 rounds with you and get the higher of you for many of the 12 rounds, you bought an issue should you’re going up towards Floyd Mayweather.’

During McGegor’s coaching camp, the MMA star’s staff put photos of him ostensibly dominating Malignaggi on social media. However the Brooklyn-born Malignaggi insists he was shoved to the canvas and that the photographs have been deceptive and supposed to present followers confidence that McGregor had an opportunity to beat Mayweather.

‘People select to be deceived,’ Malignaggi stated of the throngs of McGregor supporters who purchased tickets and wager on the fighter. ‘They needed to be deceived, however the writing was on the wall.’

Another sparring companion, South African welterweight Chris Van Heerden, instructed the Wall Street Journal in 2017 that he did not ‘give [McGregor] any probability’ heading into the struggle.

Since then, McGregor suffered three defeats in his final 4 UFC bouts. He has additionally taken a while away from the Octagon after breaking his leg towards Dustin Poirier.

McGregor has not fought since he broke his leg (above) during his defeat to Dustin Poirier

McGregor has not fought since he broke his leg (above) throughout his defeat to Dustin Poirier

Nevertheless, McGregor confirmed his want to return to boxing whereas attending the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix. 

He instructed Sky Sports: ‘Boxing is my old flame in fight sports activities. I had such a good time the final time I used to be on the market. 

‘Obviously, my return shall be within the octagon for UFC – that story is much from over, in reality it is simply being written, it’s just the start.  But, boxing, for positive I’ll grace the squared circle once more sooner or later.’

Meanwhile, Mayweather will return to motion this weekend when he faces MMA fighter Asakura in an exhibition bout in Japan. 

You can watch Floyd Mayweather in motion towards Mikuru Asakura stay on FITE TV this Saturday, September 24

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