UFC President Dana White has confirmed that Conor McGregor has signed a deal to fight Floyd Mayweather. The Irishman has also confirmed the deal.
The fight that many thought was just smoke and mirrors, a desperate add campaign for MMA and boxing, has taken a big step forward towards actuality. Although, White still has work out Mayweather’s part of the deal which might not be as easy.
â€śThe McGregor side is done. Iâ€™m starting to work on the Mayweather side now. Iâ€™m not saying the fight will happen, but I got one side done. Now itâ€™s time to work on theÂ other. If we can come to a deal with (Al) Haymon and Mayweather, the fight is going to happen,” said White in an interview with TNT.
McGregor has also released a statement on his website regarding the recently signed bout agreement.