LAS VEGAS — Boxer Floyd Mayweather says on Instagram that he’ll fight UFC star Conor McGregor on Aug. 26 in Las Vegas. Last month, UFC President Dana White said he reached a deal with McGregor, MMA’s biggest star and lightweight champion, and would start negotiations on the fight with the retired Mayweather that could be worth $1 billion.McGregor confirmed the contract for the boxing match in a statement to Themaclife.com.He said the most important part of the contract had been signed off on and now it’s up to Mayweather and his business partner, Al Haymon.Mayweather said in May he would end his nearly two-retirement for what could be the richest payday in fight history. Next »
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