Sports Manager: McGregor free to negotiate apparel deal for Mayweather bout

22:26  19 june  2017
22:26  19 june  2017 Source:   theScore

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In a Monday appearance on " The MMA Hour ," his manager , Audie Attar, revealed that several of the UFC lightweight champion's sponsorship deals have lapsed - Reebok included - making him free to hammer out a new apparel deal for his August blockbuster opposite Floyd Mayweather .

In a Monday appearance on "The MMA Hour," his manager , Audie Attar, revealed that several of the UFC lightweight champion's sponsorship deals have lapsed - Reebok included - making him free to hammer out a new apparel deal for his August blockbuster opposite Floyd Mayweather .

Conor McGregor may not be clad in Reebok trunks when he makes his first walk to the boxing ring.

In a Monday appearance on "The MMA Hour," his manager, Audie Attar, revealed that several of the UFC lightweight champion's sponsorship deals have lapsed - Reebok included - making him free to hammer out a new apparel deal for his August blockbuster opposite Floyd Mayweather.

"There’s a lot of open categories that we’ve been negotiating with brands, including Reebok," Attar said, according to MMA Fighting's Marc Raimondi. "We’ll see how that all plays out."

McGregor is expected to net nine figures for his 12-round dance with the undefeated Mayweather, and now that he's no longer sponsored by the UFC's apparel partner - according to Attar - he'll have no shortage of takers to put their stamp on his attire and further fatten his pockets when he laces up 10-ounce gloves for the first time. Attar would not divulge exactly how much McGregor stands to make in his clash with the decorated pugilist, but maintained his client had been "well taken care of."

Report: Mayweather camp to request Aug. 26 for bout with McGregor

  Report: Mayweather camp to request Aug. 26 for bout with McGregor Floyd Mayweather's camp is targeting Aug. 26 as the date of a potential superfight against UFC's Conor McGregor, a source informed Dan Rafael of ESPN. Mayweather Promotions will formally request to the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) for the fight to be held on that Saturday.Word of Aug. 26 as the date of the bout first made waves Monday afternoon when a boxing event held by Mayweather Promotions was scheduled on the NSAC website.Related: Does Mayweather Promotions have Aug.

In a Monday appearance on "The MMA Hour," his manager , Audie Attar, revealed that several of the UFC lightweight champion's sponsorship deals have lapsed - Reebok included - making him free to hammer out a new apparel deal for his August blockbuster opposite Floyd Mayweather .

26. Now, it's been confirmed by the UFC lightweight champion's manager , Audie Attar, that McGregor won't be contractually bound or restrained in any way when it comes to seeking apparel sponsors for the bout with “Money Mayweather .” “He’s currently a free agent with regard to athletic apparel .

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"The Notorious" meets Mayweather on Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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