Mayweather defeated McGregor by K-O technique in the 10th round
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Floyd Mayweather has managed to keep its energy for use during the last rounds of the fight, as McGregor was tired quickly.
Las Vegas — Floyd Mayweather has defeated Conor McGregor by tko in the 10th round, Saturday evening, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
The American 40-year-old remains undefeated in 50 fights. After the fight, the winner has confirmed that it was indeed his last fight in career.
The duel is the long-awaited has finally lasted longer than expected, McGregor is more competitive than many experts would have believed.
While McGregor (0-1) had the crowd on the T-Mobile Arena behind him, Mayweather (50-0) has survived a difficult start and has quietly regained control of the fight.
Money Mayweather has managed to keep its energy for use during the last rounds of the fight, as McGregor was tired quickly.
After be imparted to McGregor several strokes that seemed to exhaust her to the ninth round, the champion boxer he was given another burst of blows in the 10th round, leaving no other choice to the official Robert Byrd that put an end to the hostilities.
McGregor has said that he is rather pleased with his performance in the circumstances, since it was his debut in professional boxing. Mayweather has even admitted to having been impressed by the level of his opponent.
“It was better than I thought, but in the end I was the best tonight,” said Mayweather a few moments after the confrontation. The plan was to be patient, to let him get tired, let him give her shots in the first before it slows down and this is what happened. “
Despite the many insults thrown during the promotional activities, the two boxers are mutually sent flowers during interviews in the ring and are even allowed a hug.
“His experience has appeared in the last moments. I have to say that it was well able to handle its combat “, has launched McGregor.