Floyd Mayweather Jr. came out of retirement to fight Conor McGregor to enter into the Boxing fame history and he did it in a really big way by defeating the UFC champion last night. Mayweather Jr. kept to his strategy that he told us earlier during the week he would use. That was to let McGregor tire himself out in the first 3 rounds. After that Mayweather literally step up his game and started to pound Conor. When ‘The Notorious’ began to tire out ‘Money’ pounced on him and at want point had McGregor wobbling trying to keep on his feet. In the 10th round the match was declared for Mayweather Jr. by TKO. (Share on Facebook and Comment to let Your opinion be known)
Twitter Storm Reaction To Mayweather Jr. Win
Then social media went on fire right after Hall of Fame Robert Byrd [referee] was forced to intervene to protect Conor McGregor from getting seriously hurt.
Surprisingly Eddie Alvarez, Conor’s opponent praised ‘The Notorious’:
Eddie Alvarez: “Tips your caps to @TheNotoriousMMA, took TBE 10 fucking rounds … Great show for the world of MMA.”
— Eddie Alvarez (@Ealvarezfight) August 27, 2017
Boxing legend, George Foreman, weighed in on Conor performance:
George Foreman: “McGregor unbelievably never gone 10 round before impossible he made a fight hurt Mayweather too.”
McGregor unbelievable never gone 10 round before impossible he made a fight hurt Mayweather too https://t.co/62g68fg3xf
— George Foreman (@GeorgeForeman) August 27, 2017
Manny Pacquiao reaction was respectful to both fighters. He been in the same position as Conor losing to Mayweather Jr.
“I respect McGregor for taking the chance, but congratulations to Floyd on #50!”
Respect to McGregor for taking a chance but congrats to Floyd on #50!
— Manny Pacquiao (@mannypacquiao) August 27, 2017
Other posted comment paying their respect and sharing the view on the bout.
Jack Hermansson: “Congrats To Floyd and hat off to Connor.”
Congrats to Floyd and hat off to Connor 🙌 #MayweatherMcGregor
— jack hermansson (@jackthejokermma) August 27, 2017
Katie Taylor: “Many compliments to @FloydMayweather for his 50-0. A remarkable legacy in the ring. A brave effort on the part of @TheNotoriousMMA “.
— Katie Taylor (@KatieTaylor) August 27, 2017
Tim Means: “@TheNotoriousMMA you stepped into someone else’s world #respect”.
— tim means (@MeansTim) August 27, 2017
In the end!!! Everyone it’s so happy- Leonardo Santos
— Leonardo Santos (@LeoSantosbjj) August 27, 2017
Tito Ortiz: “Thanks @FloydMayweather and @TheNotoriousMMA for a great show from beginning to end”.
— Tito Ortiz (@titoortiz) August 27, 2017
— Jose Aldo Junior (@josealdojunior) August 27, 2017
Demetrious Johnson: “@TheNotoriousMMA did his thing tonight he represented our sport like a G (Gangster)!”
@TheNotoriousMMA did his thing tonight he represented our sport like a G!
— Demetrious Johnson (@MightyMouseUFC) August 27, 2017
Daniel Cormier: “@TheNotoriousMMA, u are the man brother ! U fought the best of our time in his game and fought like a champ. We are all proud of you. DC”
— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) August 27, 2017
Nick Diaz: “People ask me I just say I know it will go more than 3 rounds.“
People ask me I just say I know it will go more than 3 rounds 👁👊🏽
— nick diaz (@nickdiaz209) August 27, 2017
This fight was so world wide even WWE wrestler sent his congrats
Triple H: “Congratulations to @TheNotoriousMMA and @FloydMayweather for doing something no man has done before.”
— Triple H (@TripleH) August 27, 2017
Randa Markos: “Very smart game plan by Floyd. Much respect to both fighters “
Very smart game plan by Floyd. Much respect to both fighters 👊😍👊
— Randa Markos (@randamma) August 27, 2017
Cody Garbrandt: “Who said MMA fighters can’t box? Hats off to both warriors for the entertaining fight !! “.
Who said mma fighters can't box? Hats off to both warriors for the entertaining fight!! 💯✌🏽
— Cody Garbrandt (@Cody_Nolove) August 27, 2017
Joseph Benavidez: “I love how a FIGHT can stop the world for a night and all humans can enjoy themselves !! Well done @TheNotoriousMMA @FloydMayweather “.
— Joseph Benavidez (@JoeJitsu) August 27, 2017
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