The hottest show on HBO meets the hottest fight in combat sports history. Watch the Mayweather vs McGregor Game of Thrones parody. UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor meets boxing sensation Floyd Mayweather Jr., in Las Vegas, Aug. 26. The fight is expected to be one of the biggest selling boxing pay-per-view events in sports history.
Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss. It is an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels, the first of which is A Game of Thrones. The series premiered on HBO in the United States on April 17, 2011, and its seventh season ended on August 27, 2017. The series will conclude with its eighth season premiering in 2019.
Mayweather is currently undefeated in boxing headed into the fight with a perfect 49-0 record. McGregor holds the UFC lightweight title and also previously held the featherweight title before being stripped of the belt due to inactivity.