Conor McGregor’s father Tony McGregor is currently getting ready for a boxing match that he’s taking part in for his 60th birthday.
The father of the famed fighter won’t be short of advice from his son of course but he looks to be taking on the task on his own merits and has been working on the basics:
? Conor McGregor father Tony McGregor has started training for a charity boxing fight for his 60th birthday. Opponent TBA
? Rate Tony’s boxing skills! pic.twitter.com/TCTeuxZJmK
— EditinKing Boxing ? (@EditinKing) November 21, 2018
Anyone brave enough to step into a ring and moreover, who does so to raise money for a good cause only deserves nothing but respect.
Fight fans have been rating his skills and reacting with some of the following comments:
Anything done for charity especially going over the ropes is a 10+ in my book?
— Hoopster 88? (@hoopster_88) November 21, 2018
you know least hes doing it and at his age
— adam barlow (@adambarlow3gogl) November 21, 2018
about as good as @robbiejskipper1
— Adam (@ADAMRBla) November 21, 2018
He’ll beat Floyd easily.
— George Martin (@Martillo42) November 21, 2018
— nicky Boyle (@nickyBoyle87) November 21, 2018
Good on him but he’s got a bit of work to do – when is he 60 ?
— Grumpy old git ❌??? (@UTwattaMungus) November 21, 2018
Mayweather sr lets see it happen?
— chris o hara ?? (@OCohara) November 21, 2018
Wilder could learn alot from him – for starters, the ability to actually hit the pads.
— Craig Harrison (@Dscaper) November 21, 2018
F the tonys skill what about the trainer … he is getting him to throw uppercuts with out keeping the left hand protecting his chin … bad habits equal worse ko’s
— Galis0069 (@galislion) November 21, 2018
Could batter his son
— Graeme Orr (@MrSitter89) November 21, 2018
10/10 , thought I was mad stepping through the ropes next month exactly a month before my 52nd Birthday, this will be my last ? well done and good luck Tony ?
— Simon Ross (@rossie7dj) November 21, 2018