The last fight of the year could be one of the most exciting Shares At times, we never thought it was going to arrive, but Floyd Mayweather vs Tenshin Nasukawa is finally go! The money is huge, the stakes are low and the anticipation is massive. Read on to find out how to live stream Mayweather vs Nasukawa no matter where in the world you are - it isn't easy, but there is a way. Mayweather vs Nasukawa - when and where? The Saitama Super Arena is the venue - a 36, capacity venue that hosts everything from MMA and boxing to figure skating and music concerts.
After some initial confusion regarding the bout and whether it would be an official contest, the rules and format have since been clarified. Per ESPN's Dan Rafael , the pair will face off in an unofficial three-round contest that will otherwise adhere to standard boxing rules, and they'll don eight-ounce Rizin gloves during each three-minute round.
As an exhibition, the fight will not count toward either's records and no judges will be present to score it, so it will be a draw if it lasts the full nine minutes. Mayweather holds a boxing record, while Nasukawa is also unbeaten at in kickboxing and in mixed martial arts.
Given that format, Money is evidently feeling relaxed about fighting the year-old rising star: Mayweather last fought in , when he came out of retirement to face UFC star Conor McGregor in the boxing ring in an official match.
The former boxing champ kept it blunt: "Everything is always in my terms, I'm the A-side always. Nasukawa will be the one to step out of his comfort zone for their bout. He showed some impressive speed in his training: MMAFighting. I'm going to put everything out there and show my strengths.
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I think that I'm the faster fighter. I'm going to use my weapons against him.
However, the result will be second to entertainment on the night. Facebook Logo.