Boxing CELEBRITY GOSSIP ENTERTAINMENT SPORTS GIST CONOR MCGREGOR’S HUGE LOSS PAYS OFF FOR FLOYD MAYWEATHER By Admin Posted on 3 weeks ago 2 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin McGregor's first fight return ended in a loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and he has since lost back-to-back fights to Dustin Poirier in 2021. McGregor's first fight return ended in a loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and he has since lost back-to-back fights to Dustin Poirier in 2021. By Adeniyi Onaara Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor famously battled back in 2017, with Mayweather coming out on top. Since then, McGregor has been clamoring for a rematch, and his UFC career has been marked by a series of catastrophic losses. McGregor’s first fight return ended in a loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2018, and he has since lost back-to-back fights to Dustin Poirier in 2021. The most recent of these clashes occurred on Saturday, when McGregor’s leg was snapped, resulting in a really horrible scene. As one might expect, Mayweather was overjoyed by McGregor’s defeat, and he expressed his gratitude for Dustin Poirier on Instagram on Sunday. Mayweather put a $50,000 wager on the fight, as seen in the Instagram image below. He bet on Poirier, who was a -140 favorite at the time. Mayweather ended up with a $85,000 ticket as a result of Poirier’s stunning win, which means the renowned boxer got a handsome $35,000 profit. Mayweather has been known to partake in some form of sports betting in the past, and this was no different. After all, Poirier appeared to be a no-brainer after his January battle with McGregor. The Irish-born fighter will now have to undergo extensive rehabilitation in order to make a comeback in 2022. When he’s ready to fight again, it’ll be interesting to see who his opponent is.