New reports suggest that Dwayne Johnson, popularly known as “The Rock” will do the intro voiceover for the upcoming super-fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night. According to reports, the actor, who is also a former professional wrestler made these details known on social media just a few hours before the fight, which is scheduled to hold in Las Vegas.
“I connected with my boy Conor this week. His intentions go far beyond his extraordinary skill. Like Mayweather, not only does he want to put on an epic performance for the world, but there’s a real visceral, raw, warrior mana (spirit) that he has in his blood,” Dwayne stated.
He added that the only way to gain respect is to earn it. The rock continued to say “Let’s get after it boys and may the best man win. #MayweatherMcGregor #TheWorldIsWatching #WarriorMana TONIGHT.”
It is reported by The Hollywood Reporter that the event will cost fans $99.95 for HD. The highly awaited super fight is finally here and is expected to air on Saturday, August 26, at 9 p.m. ET. It will also be broadcast live on Showtime’s pay-per-view from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
However, fans can order the fight on TV, or through Showtime’s mobile application at $89.95 for standard definition and $99.95 for high definition as already stated above. The fight can also be ordered online.
The Mayweather and McGregor match, which is based on over $600 million is believed to be the most heavily bet-on fight in the history of boxing. The evening’s event is scheduled to commence at 6 p.m., live on Pay-Per-View.