National Journal Periscope and Meerkat are ruffling the movie and TV industry's feathers, even if they're trying not to show it. Believe it or not, it's only been roughly six weeks since the twin live streaming platforms were introduced. They now boast hundreds of thousands of users each and are inching closer to the mainstream. Someone scrolling through the list of feeds will come across charged scenes of protest in Baltimore, countless refrigeratorsand, on Thursday afternoon, the campaign announcement of the newest Democratic presidential contender, Sen. Bernie Sanders.
You might not normally be a fight fan but avoiding a conversation about this mega matchup between an undefeated champion and a first-timer has been almost impossible this week. That absolutely smashed all sorts of records in terms of how much the fighters earned and how many people watched.
But this is bigger.
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The Filipino also offers nothing from a promotional point of view he has limited English and is ultra-polite while McGregor is the best talker since Muhammad Ali. Mayweather remains a super villain who has perfected the art of coaxing fans into paying to watch in the hope he loses.
Quite simply this is the two biggest draws in combat sports of the past 20 years going against each other.
Add in the peculiarity of having an MMA fighter take on a boxer and you have a perfect recipe for success. Issues with pay-per-view and online stream providers have caused the main event to be delayed and a start before 2pm is now highly unlikely.
Mayweather-McGregor won't come to the ring before ET. Opening bell about Follow kevini for live action. Best in business.
Conor McGregor is feeling the love. The smart money is on a Mayweather win — but by decision to fatten up the odds.
If you want to avoid the havoc, order the pay-per-view via Foxtel. If your only option is watching on your laptop then you can buy the pay-per-view from the UFC at the same price as it costs via Foxtel.
Foxtel has also partnered up with Brightcove to allow you to stream the fight online. Make sure you keep visiting news. We have a reporter on the ground in Las Vegas and will have full coverage of the fight.