Bob Bennett has most recently been quoted in an article called REVEALED Conor McGregor applies for Nevada boxing licence to set up Floyd Mayweather fight. Bob Bennett said, “He's proven that he can fight as a stand-up fighter. I've seen some tape of him boxing, I'm sure I'll get an updated version of his skill-set as a fighter. I certainly think he's worthy of being approved to fight Floyd Mayweather. His UFC background is critical in approving this fight.”. Bob Bennett has been quoted a grand total of 19 times in 4 articles.
We have not received all the documents for McGregor, Mayweather has not applied for his licence, thus at this time there is no request for the fight.
He's a stand-up fighter, he's a southpaw, he hits like a tonne of bricks, he's got a great jaw, he's 5' 9'' and he's got a reach of 74 inches. If you take a look at his wins in the UFC, they're predominantly from striking [punching] and if you take [...]
Conor McGregor has submitted an application to the Nevada State Athletic Commission for a boxing licence. We are currently awaiting additional documents from him in support of his application. When you go back, he took up kickboxing at the age of 12[...]
One of the critical things you have to take into account; Conor's a phenomenal athlete.
He's proven that he can fight as a stand-up fighter. I've seen some tape of him boxing, I'm sure I'll get an updated version of his skill-set as a fighter. I certainly think he's worthy of being approved to fight Floyd Mayweather. His UFC background[...]
Conor has paid his fine and Deputy Attorney General attorney fees. He's officially eligible for a [Nevada] boxing licence.
We've already met and had a very productive and cordial meeting. I really haven't spoken to him about his intentions, we wanted to clear up the pending litigation with the fine and his attorney requested a re-hearing. Prior to that, we had a very pr[...]
I think there's incredible buzz and electricity going on between the MMA world and the boxing world, they want to see these two fight each other.
He's smart, a real smart fighter. Styles don't matter to us but when you watch Floyd it's obvious that he's a smart fighter. His defence is arguably the best in the history of boxing – and I say arguably. You look at who he's fought, Manny Pacquiao,[...]
It's definitely an approvable fight. This isn't the first time something like this has happened, it is a bit of an anomaly, it's unusual because both fighters are phenomenal fighters. When you go back, he took up kickboxing at the age of 12. As a yo[...]
Las Vegas, being the fight capital of the world, we've had great fights here for years.