Floyd Mayweather Jr. stuck to his word. He said he was willing to wear 8-ounce gloves to face Conor McGregor and that he would allow the Conor to do the same. It was now announced that the Nevada State Athletic Commission, approved the application for Mayweather Vs. McGregor is a boxing match where both athletes will be allowed to use 8-ounce gloves instead of 10-ounce gloves.
‘The Notorious’ was soon expressed by the decision made by the NSAC (via The Mac Life):
Conor McGregor: “Today I am very pleased with the handling the Nevada State Athletic Commission gave to my next meeting. It was played neatly along the way. The referee (and) Hall of Famer, Robert Byrd. Judges Burt Clements. Dave Morreti and Guido Cavalerri. Approved 8-ounce gloves, along with the pre-and post-night analysis of the glove-related fight. ”
“This was handled very well by the NSAC. I am very pleased and respect the commissions that regulate this (topic). (We are) 10 days from the moment of fighting. “