UFC news: Artem Lobov claims Conor McGregor will knock out Floyd Mayweather in six rounds
What’s the story?
The entire sporting world has their eyes set on the potential super-fight between MMA sensation Conor McGregor and retired boxing Superstar Floyd Mayweather. In an interview with the MMA Hour, the Russian claimed that if a potential super-fight does happen, then “The Notorious” will finish ‘Money’ inside six rounds.
He also revealed that he previously correctly predicted McGregor’s win over Jose Aldo inside a minute of the first round.
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The heart of the matter
The McGregor-Mayweather fight is currently the most talked about topic in the world of combat sports. Everyone has an opinion on the outcome of the fight. Most pundits, as well as fans, sternly believe that Mayweather will easily defeat the MMA Superstar in a boxing match.
However, Lobov begs to differ. He believes that Mayweather won’t make it past the sixth round in his match against McGregor. Here is a partial transcript from his interview on the MMA Hour:
“ I told him before he was the featherweight champion. I knew that Conor would be trouble for all of them - including Mayweather. I don't see Mayweather making it past the sixth round. ”
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