Dana White proceeds talks with Floyd Mayweather: a fight is still ‘very possible’
Dana White late last year explained that he has an settlement with Floyd Mayweather Jr. to do some thing alongside one another, probable in October or November of 2020. In a current interview with TMZ Sporting activities, he verified that talks with Mayweather are ongoing and that a struggle with the previous winner boxer is nevertheless “very achievable.”
Mayweather claimed in December of previous 12 months, “Dana White and I are doing work collectively once again to convey the entire world yet another magnificent occasion in 2020.”
In reaction, White told Jim Rome, “It’s accurate. We sat at the Clippers recreation. We commenced talking and we actually got a offer accomplished ideal there on the court docket. And if items participate in out the way matters Floyd and I assume they will, I will likely sit down with Al Haymon (Mayweather’s supervisor) in March and get a deal on paper.
“If all the things goes our way, Floyd and I would be carrying out a little something in Oct or November (of 2020).”
Of course, issues have not panned out very the way the two beat athletics moguls had planned. Most naturally, the coronavirus pandemic swept throughout the globe, turning everyone’s 12 months upside down.
“Floyd and I even now have dialogue and go back and forth. We’re continue to fascinated on both equally sides,” White told TMZ Athletics, whilst he was adamant that the talks don’t involve a Conor McGregor rematch.
“I know he would rematch Conor McGregor. I really don’t know if you read about this, but Conor McGregor is retired. When I’m undertaking things ideal now, I do not even consider about Conor. Conor McGregor is retired.”
(Video clip courtesy of TMZSports)
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