Pacquiao-McGregor fight could happen in 2021
It’s only a matter of time before a potential showdown between boxing icon Manny Pacquiao and mixed martial arts superstar Conor McGregor comes to fruition.
There has been ample talk from both camps about a —a fight expected to be a surefire hit.
And it gained more traction just last week after Pacquiao , the same company that also manages McGregor.
“Bottomline, there is a possibility that they will have a fight together,” said Arnold Vegafria, Pacquiao’s business manager, on Tuesday in a press conference. “Definitely not this year, but we want to do it in the last part of his career.
Vegafria also said a Pacquiao-McGregor clash will likely happen next year.
In 2017, McGregor in the 10th round. The match ranked as the second-highest grossing fight ever.
A megafight against McGregor could be Pacquiao’s farewell match after a legendary career that saw him become the sport’s only eight-division champion.