Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. is now set to make his big debut within the sport of mixed martial arts. With that in mind, UFC fighters are now coming forward with their thoughts on the match up.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is now set to face off against Tenshin Nasukawa at Rizin 14 on Dec. 31, 2018. The fight will use “special rules,” thought the specific rule set has yet to be revealed for the match up.
Check out what many UFC fighters have to say about the upcoming match up within the social media posts provided down below.
East vs West in combat sports just got a lot more interesting. @RIZINFF announces Mayweather vs Tenshin for NYE. @ONEChampionship acquires two big names from the west that are very respected in the east with @Ealvarezfight and @MightyMouse. 2019 is going to be bananas.
— Michael Chiesa (@MikeMav22) November 5, 2018
I dont see what the big deal is, Michael Jordan played baseball…
— Jared Gordon (@JFlashGordonMMA) November 5, 2018
— Patricky Freire (@PatrickyPitbull) November 5, 2018
— Nik Lentz (@NikLentz) November 5, 2018
— Rafael dos Anjos (@RdosAnjosMMA) November 5, 2018
I think @TJDillashaw should fight Floyd , he is way better than tenshin
— Jarred Brooks (@The_monkeygod) November 5, 2018
Stop it https://t.co/Jr75oYE4VE
— Jake Ellenberger (@EllenbergerMMA) November 5, 2018
Floyd gonna modify the rules so much. They are gonna box barefoot and with mma gloves. You already know takedowns and kicks are gonna be out the window. Floyd getting slept If o buddy is allowed to do any of those
— Eryk Anders (@erykanders) November 5, 2018
— Brendan Schaub (@BrendanSchaub) November 5, 2018
WHAAATTT A FUCKIN TIME TO BE ALIVE!!!! There’s no way this is real life! @floydmayweather vs super kid @tenshin.nasukawa for the @rizin_pr #NewYearsEveShow live in #Tokyo #japan SOMEONE FLY ME OUT FOR THISSSSS!… https://t.co/mPcFg6CgPl
— Anthony Birchak (@abirchakMMA) November 5, 2018