'Mayweather vs. McGregor' to be presented live in US cinemas Aug. 26
Mon, Jul 31st 2017 10:10 am
Fathom Events partners with Mayweather Promotions to deliver Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor on big screen
The unprecedented showdown between legendary boxing champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather and UFC superstar "The Notorious" Conor McGregor will be broadcast live to U.S. cinemas on Saturday, Aug. 26. "Mayweather vs. McGregor
" is a scheduled 12-round super welterweight contest that marks the first time champions from both boxing and MMA will meet in a sanctioned boxing match.
Fathom Events and Mayweather Promotions partner to give fans nationwide the opportunity to view undercard bouts and the main event in movie theaters at 9 p.m. ET. The fight will originate from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, and the event will be produced and distributed by SHOWTIME PPV.
Locally, the bout will be shown at the Regal Cinema theaters at 2001 Elmwood Ave., Buffalo, and 6707 Transit Road, Williamsville.