The latest development in this story is the fact that Mayweather is taking the most important step in this transition, which is to get a license to compete as a pro-MMA fighter.
Mayweather told TMZ he is planning to apply for a license that will allow him to compete in mixed martial arts, with the goal of making his UFC debut some point in the near future.
He'd have more of a chance but even still, it's a surprising risk taken by a man who has taken few risks in his career.
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Both fighters met in the boxing ring previous year as Mayweather dominated his Irish rival in Las Vegas. We want to make sure that everything is done correctly, and everything is done the right way.
The American boxing legend has suggested that he is set to soon start training with UFC welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley leading to the possibility of Mayeweather vs. McGregor 2.
He also rated his wrestling game as 7/10.
Recently, MMA champion Conor McGregor went to his Instagram page and appeared to suggest Floyd would never fight in the UFC.
"We can take it up to a nine, if possible. My kicking game, on a scale of 1 to 10, is probably a 4".