The war of words between Floyd Mayweather and UFC champion Conor McGregor has escalated in recent months, with things reaching a new level earlier this week when the undefeated boxer promised to “slap the sh**” out of the brash Irishman the next time they cross paths.
Late Wednesday night, Mayweather went even further with another social media post.
On his Instagram account, Mayweather posted a video of Nate Diaz ground-and-pounding McGregor before he was ultimately forced to submit. The video was accompanied by Rich Gang’s “Tapout” and ended with a message, “49-0 vs. Conor The Notorious Quitter.”
Now we just have to wait for McGregor to answer, and you know it’s going to be good.
With Mayweather ramping up his trash talk and clearly trying to build up hype for a potential fight, you have to wonder if the two camps will actually try to work something out. After all…
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