WBA Light Heavyweight Titlist Nathan Cleverly will defend his title against former 168-pound world champion Badou Jack "The Ripper", who is stepping up in weight and into this world title tilt.
The first bout on the card is an all-American cruiserweight encounter.
FLOYD MAYWEATHER and Conor McGregor travelled to Los Angeles, Toronto, New York and London ahead of their historic bout - here are some of the best photos from their press tour.
The Philly fighter also said that Conor has to get really dirty in there, make it a physical fight but staying on top of him with pressure and keep on hitting him. This diverse card is an epic, global affair stacked with talent. "But it's different when you get in there with Floyd Mayweather". By comparison, McGregor said past year he would earn $40 million for three UFC fights in 2016. We're talking about tickets that go from $500 to $10,000. "We're excited to watch them compete in tough, competitive matchups on this global stage".
It's far too early for the Premier League to start again
Huddersfield Town - Aaron Mooy has been one of its big signings and he was terrific last season, but it's going to be a tough one in the Premier League for it.
Brighton vs Manchester City, Premier League
Guardiola has admitted such a lacklustre performance would have seen him sacked at his previous clubs Barcelona and Bayern Munich. Defenders Benjamin Mendy, Kyle Walker and Danilo have all come in along with goalkeeper Ederson and midfielder Bernardo Silva .
Tim Tebow greets autistic fan, hits three-run home run
Tebow stayed with the man for 15 t0 20 minutes as he recovered, until paramedics took him from the stadium. After his brief meeting with Tebow, Seth was so overcome by emotion that he started to cry.
American Gervonta Davis (18-0-0, 17 KOs) faces off Costa Rican Francisco Fonseca (19-0-1, 13 KOs) in defense of the IBF junior lightweight title.
Escalating taunts in the fighting world - taking racist or homophobic tones, while despicable - are part of the sport's history.
It's hard to fathom any sporting event in which revenues could crawl within $1 billion and a gate producing an estimated $80 million and PPV buys in the expected range of four million-plus could be deemed in danger of underperforming, but that's the conclusion many drew from reports this week that thousands of tickets remain available.
Both fighters have now tipped a knockout finish to the hotly anticipated bout between arguably one of the greatest boxers of all time and the explosive UFC champion. Produced and distributed live by SHOWTIME PPV, Mayweather Vs. McGregor will take place on Saturday, August 26 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.