Wednesday 21 March 2018

'Suckers' - Paulie Malignaggi and Floyd Mayweather reveal sneaky 'plot' against Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor and (inset) Mayweather with Paulie Malignaggi
Conor McGregor and (inset) Mayweather with Paulie Malignaggi

Harry Clarke

Paulie Malignaggi has joined the Floyd Mayweather camp after his much-publicised falling out with Conor McGregor.

Former WBA Welterweight champion Malignaggi sparred twice with McGregor last month but abruptly quit the Dubliner's camp after photos were leaked that showed him under pressure on the ropes and lying on the canvas during one of the sessions.

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Malignaggi said that McGregor was a "scumbag" and a "d**khead" for allowing the photos to be released, while adding that the MMA fighter "whimpered like a girl" when he received punches to the body.

A video has emerged on of Malignaggi with Mayweather and the pair sent a message to McGregor, with Malignaggi repeatedly saying the word "suckers" into the camera.

"Paulie has always been my friend," Mayweather said.

“My friend called me and said 'Floyd, do you want me to go to camp?'. I said absolutely.

"We are going to talk about strategy, we’re going to talk about everything. Thank you for going over there like I asked.

"He (McGregor) made it look good when he he grabbed you and threw you down. That was a good one."

While Mayweather laughed and joked in the video,

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