Belfast Telegraph

Fight was a knockout as Conor did himself proud

Editor's Viewpoint

Many people thought that the Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor fight in Las Vegas would be a farce, but in the end the Irishman made, as they say, a good fist of it.

Many experts thought that the boxing newcomer would have no chance against the polished professional.

However, McGregor showed courage and skill in taking the fight to 10 rounds, and giving people at the venue and worldwide good value for money.

Most people will marvel at the millions of dollars which both men earned.

All of which proves that people will still pay a lot to watch a novelty, in or outside the ring.

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