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Floyd Mayweather’s Advisor Says Trump Is Invited to Conor McGregor Fight

August 11, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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Floyd Mayweather’s business advisor has revealed that an invitation is out there for President Donald Trump to be at Mayweather’s bout with Conor McGregor. Leonard Ellerbe saiod during a media session on Friday (per MMAjunkie that to the best of his knowledge, Trump has been given an invitaion to attend.

“I haven’t personally invited the president, but I am told an invitation is out there,” Ellerbe said. “Whether he comes or not, we are going to have a great event.”

Trump has a friendship with UFC’s Dana White, who is co-promoting the fight. White took the stage at the Republican National Convention last year where Trump was confirmed as the party’s nominee on his way to winning the election in November.

“Every A-lister wants to be involved in this fight,” Ellerbe added. “There is tremendous interest from all kinds of people.”