CONOR McGREGOR and Floyd Mayweather are reportedly in talks for a sensational boxing rematch.
In June 2017 Mayweather did what most people expected and beat the UFC legend in the squared circle.
Floyd Mayweather stopped Conor McGregor in the 10th round in 2017
But McGregor drew plenty of plaudits just for reaching the 10th round against a man some believe is the greatest boxer ever.
Now, according to Fight Hype, the two sporting legends “are currently in talks for a potential rematch”.
The boxing website adds that Mayweather will secure another “nine-figure payday” if the bout gets finalised.
McGregor appears to have already hinted that the deal is done.
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He shared a photo from their first fight, conveniently where he was laying into Mayweather on the ropes, with the caption “I accept”.
Mayweather’s victory against The Notorious proved to be his last ever pro fight, taking his record to 50 wins and zero losses or draws.
he has since dallied around with exhibition bouts – all but one of which have proved horrifically one-sided.
The Money reduced Tenshin Nasukawa to tears in a 136-second beatdown in 2018.
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YouTuber Logan Paul went the distance with Mayweather over eight rounds, but many fans speculated that it was the way it was meant to go.
Meanwhile, it was McGregor’s first ever professional boxing fight after taking time out of UFC.
But since their scrap, both men have hinted that a rematch could well be an option in the future.
McGregor has not fought in UFC for almost a year since he suffered a horrific broken leg in defeat to Dustin Poirier in their trilogy fight.
The American is 2-1 up in that.
More to follow…