At today’s final press conference for this Saturday’s Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather fight in Las Vegas, WBC president Mauricio Sulaimán revealed a new wrinkle. Mauricio Sulaimán has unveiled the WBC Money Belt, which will be given to the winner of the 12 round fight at the T-Mobile Arena.
What comprises the Money belt? Per the WBC website.
1.5 KILOGRAMS OF 24 KT GOLD
ONE WHOLE CROCODILE LEATHER
With between seven and eight figures on the line for both fighters, this makes a lovely metaphor for this Saturday’s clash.