The fight between UFC star Conor McGregor and retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. took place on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, and did not disappoint. The fight was entertaining and went 10 rounds. Ultimately, Mayweather won and improved his record to 50-0. As for McGregor, he earned respect from his critics, lasting much longer than most people thought he would.
The spectacle bought a ton of A-list celebrities to Las Vegas. From Leonardo DiCaprio to Jennifer Lopez to Chris Hemsworth to Sean “Diddy” Combs, there was no shortage of stars who packed the T-Mobile Arena to see the match in person. When it was all over, some of those celebs, as well as many others, flocked to social media to share their reactions about the historic fight. Here are some of the best celebrity posts.
1. Kevin Hart proved he’s hilarious all the time
Chris Paul watched Mayweather beat McGregor with Kevin Hart. CP3 was very entertained pic.twitter.com/tqigiJ56Xd
— Alysha Tsuji (@AlyshaTsuji) August 27, 2017
Kevin Hart opted to watch the match with some of his friends including NBA star Chris Paul, who was amused with the comedian’s reaction during the final seconds of the fight.
Once the match concluded, and Hart was able to calm down, he posted a congratulatory message to Mayweather for the victory and a successful career.