• Glenn Holmes

Podcast: Box 'N Life ep 67: Mayweather v McGregor | Post-fight Breakdown


67: Mayweather Vs. McGregor - Did It Live Up To The Hype?

In this episode we break down the biggest fight in combat sports history!

How Tony Jeffries wanted Floyd Mayweather to lose based on his first encounter with him.

Being emotionally attached to a fight and how having a personality is key to succeeding in this game of boxing / mma.

The full break down of the fight (round by round)

How social media has a huge impact on the success of a fighter/fight and we discuss what is next for both men.

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Show Notes:

Mayweather/McGregor Fight Breakdown • Guys break down their thoughts on Mayweather/McGregor fight (2:10) o All depends on who it is and what their background is o Boxing has won at the end of the day o Ultimate test of will and skill o For the fan about the spectacle, for the fighter it is about the money • Why Tony wanted Mayweather to lose (8:10) o Completely dissed Tony when he first met him • Emotionally attached to fight (13:15) o Marketing/build-up • Guys break down rounds (15:06) o Expected Mayweather to come out more explosive o Tony first posted clip of Conor’s uppercut on Floyd - Round 1 o Floyd’s struggled to find range and distance first 3 rounds o Conor inexperienced as a boxer, didn’t know how to pace himself o Floyd’s conditioning is in his body, didn’t affect him o Rounds 8, 9 and 10 Floyd found his range • What’s next for both men? (29:09) o Mayweather is retiring for good o Need to have full package to be great fighter o Conor vs. Malignaggi next? • Canelo / GGG preview – Having a personality key in this game/Social media (33:52) o Need to put yourself out there Related Links/Products Mentioned • Big Brown Breakdown with Brendan Schaub - https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/b... • Glenn Holmes Blog (website) - https://www.glennholmes.net/single-po... • Tony Jeffries (@tony_jeffries) • Instagram https://www.instagram.com/p/BYSO8zcFT... • Conor McGregor Works On His Boxing Technique At A Los Angeles Gym! (YouTube) - https://youtu.be/kaj4buLC0Ak • VIII Clothing - Home | Facebook (website) - https://www.facebook.com/viiiclothing... People Mentioned • Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) · Twitter • Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) · Twitter • Brendan Schaub (@BrendanSchaub) · Twitter • Ricky Hatton MBE (@HitmanHatton) · Twitter • Andre Berto (@AndreBerto) · Twitter • Gervonta Davis (@Gervontaa) · Twitter • Andre S.O.G. Ward (@andreward) · Twitter • Anthony Joshua (@anthonyfjoshua) · Twitter o Anthony Joshua (@anthony_joshua) • Instagram • Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) · Twitter • Gennady Golovkin (@GGGBoxing) · Twitter • Canelo Alvarez (@Canelo) · Twitter • Paul Malignaggi (@PaulMalignaggi) · Twitter • Shane Mosley Jr (@shanemosleyjr) • Instagram The BNB Gym www.boxnburn.com Learn How To Teach Boxing: www.boxnburnacademy.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/boxnburn Facebook: www.facebook.com/boxnburn IG : www.instagram.com/boxnburn