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
Nacho Beristain, the well-respected trainer who will be guiding Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. through his clash with Canelo Alvarez, tells ESPN Deportes that he does have some worries about the upcoming fight, but his worries have nothing to do with Chavez Jr. making weight. Beristain is more concerned that Chavez Jr. might deviate from his game plan in a show of pride... "My fear is that [Chavez Jr) is a boy of courage...and in a certain moment [he’ll leave the game plan behind]...he is thinking about going [right in] and hitting but we think differently, I would like to surprise him (Canelo) somehow with a different tactic and if we have to come forward, we’ll go.” Beristain does not want his fighter
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.