Drake Welcomes Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor To Toronto Event
Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather and UFC fighter Conor McGregor were welcomed to Toronto by none other than Drake, at a press conference that saw 16,000 in attendance.
The rapper welcomed the fighters with a riled up speech after a performance by recent OVO Sound signing Baka Not Nice.
“Listen, I’m gonna be honest. I came here today to witness history with each and everyone of you,” Drake said to the crowd.
“The biggest fight in the history of fighting, and, of course, they had to come to the greatest city in the world and do a press conference. So, whether it is Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather or whether it is the ‘Notorious’ Conor McGregor, I just want to welcome these two fighters to Toronto, a place that we love till the day that we are all gone. Let’s get into this s**t.”
The bout takes place in Las Vegas on Aug. 26.