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Mayweather vs McGregor: Trivias You Didn’t Know

Mayweather vs McGregor

It’s just hours to go before the biggest pay-per-view event in boxing history unfolds: Mayweather vs McGregor battling it out in the ring for the first time this August 27 in Las Vegas. Have you made your bet yet?

Some say the fight is a no-brainer: Mayweather is undefeated at 49-0 and fighting out of retirement, while McGregor has never been in a professional boxing match. Yet boxing betting sites claim that more people are actually rooting for the MMA superstar than expected. Some say the fight will be just a huge money-making venture and will be fixed by its producers. McGregor could just kick Mayweather in the ring and the other camp will ask for a rematch.

Jeff Horn Upsets Manny Pacquiao WBO Welterweight Championship

Jeff Horn Upsets Manny Pacquiao WBO Welterweight Championship

More than 55,000 attended were in Brisbane Australia to witness Manny Pacquiao, and hometown hero Jeff Horn battle it out in what would become a controversial upset!

The winner relied on relentless pressure and big heart to score a disputed unanimous decision over Pacquiao at Suncorp Stadium.

Horn (17-0-1, 11 KOs), a massive underdog, captured the WBO welterweight title by judges scores of 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113. CBS Sports scored the fight even (114-114) while most had it in favor of Pacquiao.

Legendary Boxer Muhammad Ali Dies

Boxin Legend Muhammad Ali has passed away

The boxing world, fans and friends are mourning the lost of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali.

Ali died Friday at a Phoenix-area hospital, where he had spent the past few days being treated for respiratory complications, a family spokesman confirmed to NBC News. He was 74.

Ali had suffered for three decades from Parkinson’s Disease, a progressive neurological condition that slowly robbed him of both his legendary verbal grace and his physical dexterity. A funeral service is planned in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

Muhαmmad Ali Denies Picking Pac-Man over Mayweather

Muhammad Ali in Serious Condition

Boxer Muhammad Ali

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali, 74, was admitted to  a Phoenix hospital  on Thursday where he remains in serious condition.

Ali is reportedly being treated for respiratory problems.

Ali’s treatment could also be complicated by symptoms of Parkinson’s, the debilitating disease from which he has suffered for more than 30 years.

Mike Tyson Selling Vegas Estate

Mike Tyson Buys Estate in Henderson

Mike Tyson has put his not too shabby estate on the market!

If you’ve got a little money to spend…and you wanna live like a champ you might want to consider Tyson’s old place in Seven Hills.

According to Luxury Homes of Las Vegas, the a five-bedroom, six-bathroom, 5,740-square-foot family home is in Henderson. Imagine owning a house as luxurious as the one that Mike Tyson is selling! For many people, that would be a dream come true. If we all had the money that he did, no doubt would we be getting in touch with real estate agents like Willam Pitt to one day own a house with around five bedrooms or maybe even more!