With all the buzz that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have been getting surrounding their world tour press conference promoting their mega money boxing match coming up on August 26, you know there were going to be a massive amount of GIFs, Memes, and highlights on the way.
The funny folks from Bad Lip Reading did their take on some of the clips from their world tour that went from Los Angeles to Toronto, to New York, and then making their last stop in London, England, all in a span of four days.
While many people turned the four-day press event into a verbal sparring match where a lot of fans and pundits were scoring each press conference day like a round of fighting, the real fight will be settled in the boxing ring on August 26. Will Floyd Mayweather be affected by any of the pre-fight talk and the majority of the crowd reactions who favored McGregor?
Floyd Mayweather has never lost a professional boxing match his career and holds a perfect 49-0 record. “Money” last fought in 2015 against Andre Berto, where he won by unanimous decision. Mayweather then retired from the sport of boxing following the fight with Berto and recently came out of retirement with the announcement of his match with McGregor.
Conor McGregor holds a 0-0 professional boxing record and is set to make his pro boxing debut against the 40-year-old Mayweather, who many consider the best boxer of his generation. McGregor holds a 21-3 professional mixed martial arts record with his last fight taking place in November where he beat Eddie Alvarez to become the UFC lightweight champion and became the first and only fighter in history to be a simultaneous two-division UFC champion.
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 7/14/2017.