The most hyped some might say over-hyped boxing match in recent memory, between undefeated world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr and Ultimate Fighting champion Conor McGregoris taking place this Saturday in Las Vegas with the broadcast starting Sunday morning at 8am Jakarta time. Many expect the once-retired Mayweather to utterly destroy the UFC fighterwho will be stepping into the professional boxing ring for the first time ever against the champion, but the minuscule chance of an utterly improbable upset will surely get lots of curious viewers in Jakarta to skip Car Free Day in favor of the fight. Stream it from iFlix One of the top contenders to streaming service Netflix, iFlix offers subscribers in Indonesia and other countries throughout Asia, the Middle East and Africa access to plenty of content, ranging from Western movies to local TV series and, most importantly to this article, live streams of local sports such as the Indonesian football league. You can sign up for a free day trial of iFlix no credit card required which gives you full access to all of their content, including their live sports streams. Subscriptions are Rp 39, per month.
In a clash of two worlds, the boxer Mayweather will test his perfect professional record against the mixed martial artist McGregor under the traditional Marquess of Queensberry boxing rules. While McGregor brings two world titles and a mixed martial arts record, he has never had a professional boxing match and has limited amateur experience.
McGregor Fight Experts and insiders say the event is projected to shatter both revenue and pay-per-view records previously set by Mayweather during his bout with Manny Pacquiao, which would make Saturday's event one of the highest-grossing single-night sporting events of all time.
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Mayweather, one of the world's richest athletes, showers the stage in Brooklyn with money during the Mayweather vs. McGregor press tour. Here is what you need to know heading into the highly anticipated bout.
How To Watch The pay-per-view main fight card kicks off at 8 p. There will be four fights on the main card, culminating with the main event between Mayweather and McGregor. There will also be a free undercard on Fox beginning at 6 p.
The fight is also available for streaming on ShowtimePPV. Tickets to the bout still remain, but a seat in the T-Mobile arena likely will cost you more than a new car.
There will also be plenty of bars and restaurants that will purchase the fight. You can visit the UFC Bars website to see which establishments are showing the fight near you. Tale of the Tape The round fight will be contested at pounds, the junior middleweight limit. McGregor and Mayweather will wear 8-oz.
The commission's approval runs contrary to its standard policy, which states fights contested above pounds will be fought in oz.
The decision also went against a recommendation from the Association of Ringside Physicians, who cautioned against the move for health and safety reasons.
Lights Out for the Mayweather vs. During the time of the fight, I was at a company retreat with all my staff.
McGregor, 29, is the younger fighter by a significant margin. He stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and has a inch reach. Mayweather, 40, stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and has a inch reach. McGregor is predicting an early knockout victory. Some are confident Mayweather will win by knockout, but most believe he will employ his trademark defensive style en route to an easy unanimous decision victory.
Odds An overwhelming amount of experts are predicting the highly experienced Mayweather to best the boxing novice McGregor handily Saturday night. However, bettors and fans don't seem to see it the same way.
The Westgate Las Vegas sports book first posted odds indicating Mayweather was a to-1 favorite Mayweather vs. Since initial odds were posted, bettors continue to favor McGregor, and the line has shifted heavily in the Irishman's favor. As of Aug. McGregor press tour in Toronto on July