Thursday, August 3, 2017

Sky Sports Pay-Per-View to air Mayweather vs. McGregor

MANILA, Philippines – One of the most anticipated fights of 2017 is coming to SKY Sports Pay-Per-View on Sunday, August 27, live from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

Unbeaten American superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. will come out of retirement to face off against mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor in a boxing match.

Mayweather is a highly decorated boxer who will stake his immaculate professional record of 49 wins with no loss.

McGregor, meanwhile, will challenge the boxing legend that has been labeled as the top pound-for-pound fighter of the last 25 years. The Irishman has an MMA record of 21 wins and three losses, 18 victories of which came by knockout.

The reigning UFC lightweight and former UFC featherweight champion has competed as a feather, lightweight, and welterweight through the duration of his fight career.

The fight will be aired at approximately 9 a.m., but fans can also catch the replay at 7 p.m., also on August 27.

The special is available to subscribers of ONE SKY, SKYcable, Destiny Cable, SKYdirect, and SKYBroadband via SKY On Demand for P950.

Existing subscribers can catch the fight by calling 4180000 or their local SKY office, texting BOXINGPPV to 23662 or by visiting

SKYdirect postpaid subscribers can text SKY to 23668; SKYdirect prepaid users can also subscribe through