Negotiations for the highly-anticipated super fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have started “trending in the right direction,” the UFC star’s manager says. “Listen, I think there’s fan interest, and I think that’s brought us to a point where this may happen,” explained McGregor’s right-hand man, Audie Attar, during an appearance on “The MMA Hour” Monday. “I think it’s one of those things that’s a work in progress, but it’s definitely trending in the right direction,” he said. “A lot of Conor’s focus and visions have ended up becoming a reality and I think that’s something that he’s always subscribed to in his career. So it’s all trending in the right direction.” Attar, who is
Boxer Adrien Broner I Know Who Shot at Me People Want Me Dead 1 4/24/2017 6:10 AM PDT Boxing superstar Adrien Broner is finally talking about the shooting in Ohio last week ... telling TMZ Sports he believes he was targeted because, "every killer wants a celebrity on their list." As we previously reported, Broner was arrested in Kentucky on Thursday after cops pulled him over in an SUV that was riddled with bullets. Now, the boxer is telling us why he was shot at -- and who wants him dead. We also asked Broner straight-up if he's considering moving his family out of town knowing his life might be in danger. Scary stuff.
This Saturday, April 29 is the biggest Heavyweight boxing fight in years when Anthony Joshua (18-0; 18 KO) takes on Wladimir Klitschko (64-4; 53 KO). On paper, Joshua vs. Klitschko is for the WBA, IBF, and IBO Heavyweight titles. But in reality, it's about so much more. This is the young, exciting knockout artist in Joshua rising up to take out the elder statesman of the division. Klitschko ruled over the division alongside his brother for years, and during that time, many fans saw their interest in Heavyweight decline. In 2015, Wlad lost in a huge upset to Tyson Fury, but numerous out of ring problems have kept Fury sidelined ever since. Now, it's either time for Wlad to regain his throne, or