How big a difference is 8oz for Mayweather vs. McGregor
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) and boxing are crossing paths a lot these days because of the upcoming bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on August 26. This past week the Nevada State Athletic Commission approved the use of 8 ounce gloves for this event. It became a hot topic of conversation because some are viewing it as an advantage for McGregor. However, this is nothing new to Mayweather who seems to have the advantage given they are competing in his sport.
Frontproof Media is your home for both boxing and MMA so the site’s founder and lead MMA analyst spoke about the change this week on The MMA Afterthought podcast. See what they had to say here: