Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

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Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor shared some strong words in front of a crowd of 20,000 in Los Angeles, California, last night - in their first promotional face-off prior to their August 26 super-fight. And to be honest, we'd have a hard time arguing with that particular point of view. "It ended up working out fine, and we'll have a big day planned". But near the end of the conference, they experienced some technical glitches, to say the least.

Are you ready for round two?

Mayweather made the most of his time at the podium as well, although it was much more scripted and staged than the free-flowing McGregor.

"God only made one thing ideal, and that is my boxing record". "Somebody's "0" has got to go", he said, referring to Mayweather's ideal boxing record of 49-0. "I'm going to knock him out inside of four rounds, mark my words". Yeah, good luck with that. Though Mayweather has a flawless 49-0 record and is looking to better it, McGregor is no spring chicken. And as expected, there was plenty of trash talk exchanged between the two - both verbally and visually - before and after they shared their first official stare down.

According to a poll on the Showtime Boxing Twitter account, 54 percent of the voters chose McGregor as the victor of Day 1 of the media tour. "He's gonna let Floyd know what he's gonna do and how he's gonna do it and everybody's been saying to me this whole time, "'Do you think that Conor can really beat Floyd Mayweather?' Pacquiao just got beat by a school teacher, okay", says White.

Where is the fight being held?

Seriously, these two are gold.

McGregor got more personal than Mayweather, going after everything from the boxer's apparent money troubles to his attire.

"He's in a track suit", a mocking McGregor pointed out, adding: "He can't even afford a suit anymore". Damn, that's cold. Everyone knows that athletes take their style game seriously these days. Talking about his suit, Conor said, "How's this suit look?" That's right, he went after the dude's father.

The pair are also scheduled to appear at press conferences in Toronto, New York and London this week.

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