Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr allows UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor to wear an 8-Ounce Gloves. He also allows McGregor to wear a glove brand of his choice.
"Don't believe what you hear in the media. Don't believe what you hear on blog sites. If it's not coming directly from me, then it's not true. I'm telling McGregor, 'Let's fight in 8 oz gloves.' McGregor can fight in any brand he prefers or chooses. I'll be wearing 8 oz Grant gloves. Whatever advantage McGregor needs to feel more comfortable in the ring, I'm willing to accommodate. Let's give the boxing and MMA fans what they want to see" Mayweather stated.
Boxers above Welterweight limit use 10-ounce gloves. Mayweather and McGregor is set to fight at super welterweight/ junior Middleweight limit of 154 pounds.
Mayweather - McGregor mega fight will takes place on August 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.