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(Radio.com) The Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor super fight will take place in Las Vegas on August 26. Who knows what bad, offensive things Mayweather and McGregor will say to each other before then.

"You punk, you fa--t, you ho!"

Conor McGregor was no stranger to inciting controversy during the world tour with Floyd Mayweather to promote their boxing match. The 29-year-old McGregor is the reigning UFC lightweight champion with a 21-3 career record.

A fight we never thought would happen is happening.

During the course of his speech, Mayweather referred to McGregor as a "faggot" and called McGregor "gay" something almost all viewers noticed immediately. "Floyd has them on his staff. Floyd has nothing but the utmost respect for gays and lesbians".

Mayweather mocked for throwing cash on the stage
Mayweather mocked for throwing cash on the stage

'All of the media seem to be saying that I am against black people. Many were outraged by McGregor using what was perceived as racially insensitive language to which McGregor embarrassingly responded to at Thursday's promotional event in Brooklyn.

Amid accusations McGregor made racist comments, Mayweather took aim at the Irishman.

It'll now be back to training for both Mayweather and McGregor.

McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) and Mayweather (49-0 boxing) face off August 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in a pay-per-view event expected to be the most lucrative prize fight of all time.

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