One of the most highly anticipated match ups of the year has now come to an end. UFC superstar Conor “Notorious” McGregor faced off against an undefeated boxing legend. While the fight did not go the way of “Notorious,” some interesting statistics have recently surfaced concerning the UFC lightweight champion’s recent match up.
Last night, Conor McGregor went toe-to-toe with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Ultimately, Mayweather earned a TKO victory over his opponent. However, the total number of strikes landed on Floyd Mayweather Jr. by Conor McGregor were more than some may have expected.
Manny Pacquiao landed a total of 81 strikes on Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their match up. Canelo Alvarez earned 117 strikes on the undefeated boxing legend. Conor McGregor scored a total of 111 strikes on his opponent last night, making for an impressive display for the fighter’s first time in a boxing ring.