Former world champion Paulie Malignaggi is leaving Conor McGregor’s training camp.
Malignaggi explained his reason for leaving via Twitter on Thursday:
Malignaggi, who sparred with McGregor for 12-rounds on Tuesday in Las Vegas, was angry about leaked photos that made it appear he was knocked down by McGregor in sparring.
Here was Malignaggi’s response to the leaked photos:
McGregor will battle Floyd Mayweather on August 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Showtime PPV.