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McGregor shows up to presser with bottle of whiskey

2017-08-27 14:45
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Cape Town - Nothing about Saturday Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight was conventional, so why should the post-fight press conference be any different?

According to the CBS Sports website, after Ireland's McGregor lost via 10th-round TKO at the hands of one of the best boxers in history, he wasn't exactly sulking.

In fact, he looked confident as he showed up to the podium to field questions in a snazzy suit with a bottle of whiskey and a cup in hand.

McGregor lost a few cool points - just a few - when he mentioned that he was drinking "Notorious Irish Whiskey," and took some time out to advertise his own brand.

Read more on:    conor mcgregor  |  floyd mayweather  |  boxing

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