It's theatre, but who doesn't enjoy pantomime season?
For every lover of boxing, with all its quirks and imperfections, we also have those hardened by their old-school views.
Hij won driemaal de nationale Golden Gloves en brons op de Olympische Spelen van 1996.
Na een onderbreking van 16 maanden maakte hij een geslaagde comeback.
Neat though that particular theory is, Cohen is unsure of whether it would prove successful.
The rumblings of Floyd Mayweather vs Conor Mc Gregor have gathered pace.
UFC will not want to lose the most bankable star on their roster, Mc Gregor will not want to burn his bridges, while the window of opportunity for 39-year-old Mayweather is a perilously small one. I’m not taking a pay-cut,” Mc Gregor told ESPN’s Sunday Conversation show last year, point blank demanding an equal fee to Mayweather.
The permutation all parties will be eager to avoid is a lengthy legal battle.Their tit for tat started as a tired debate - boxing vs MMA - but has flourished into one of sport's most compelling stories.But should the boxing world be excited or embarrassed by the idea of Mayweather vs Mc Gregor? "To the man on the street, the non-educated boxing fan, it's the best fighter in the world against the best mixed martial arts guy in the world."To the educated boxing fan, it's a complete disaster. But if they need a promoter, I'm here to do it." And therein lies the intrigue, for most of us.Sky Sports have asked some of boxing’s most powerful figures if this proposed fight is good for their beloved sport…You can almost imagine Conor Mc Gregor, the UFC champion, angrily pacing the streets of Las Vegas in his snakeskin loafers - 'Where's Floyd? 'Alas, it is not so simple to pick a fight, even if you stand undisputed at the pinnacle of your sport as both Mc Gregor and his would-be dance partner Floyd Mayweather proudly do.