The super cash battle between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is set to occur on August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
With two of the greatest stars from the universe of boxing and blended hand to hand fighting prepared to conflict in the boxing ring, many are anticipating that McGregor should be the substantially heavier man come battle night. With a slight stature and achieve advantage, many may think "The Notorious" will return on a significant number pounds in the wake of slicing to make the 154-pound weight confine. In any case, McGregor's nutritionist George Lockhart uncovered that isn't the arrangement for this battle occurring in the boxing ring.
"With a MMA coordinate, wrestling, (jiu-jitsu and) having somebody over you, weight matters – with wrestling it has a colossal impact," Lockhart said to MMAjunkie. "With boxing, I trust speed is critical. In case I'm greater than you however can't hit you, it doesn't have a ton of effect. Not as much catching, the arbitrator pulls you separated when that happens. I need to ensure the warrior is bring down in weight, the cut is not as large and the reload is not to such an extent."
McGregor has battled at 145, 155, and 170 pounds in the UFC and has gotten triumphs in every one of the three divisions. "The Notorious" is the first and final warrior to ever hold two UFC division titles at the same time is as yet the current UFC lightweight champ. Given the distinction in planning for his expert boxing debut against Mayweather, who many consider the best contender of his era, Lockhart says McGregor's weight cut and what he will increase back after the measure ins will be a stroll in the recreation center for this session.
"For a MMA warrior to reload, they'll pick up 15, 18 pounds, which gives them that favorable position (on battle night)," Lockhart said. "Boxing, I need him really strolling in near weight the seven day stretch of the battle. Strolling in, saying something and possibly picking up a few pounds after that."
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