LAS VEGAS, NV – Following months of promo, undefeated world champion boxer Floyd “Money” Mayweather and UFC Lightweight champion Conor McGregor finally jumped in the ring on Saturday night (August 26) at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
After a brief delay due to unforeseen production issues, the first round eventually kicked off shortly after midnight EST.
McGregor hung in for 10 exhaustive rounds, but Mayweather emerged victorious with a technical K.O. after the referee stepped in to stop the savage beating.
Mayweather’s record is now 50-0.
Many Hip Hop heavyweights took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the fight, including Sean “Diddy” Combs, Snoop Dogg, Krayzie Bone, Pharoahe Monch, MC Ren, Questlove, Fashawn, Talib Kweli, N.O.R.E., Gift of Gab and Immortal Technique.
Check out the reactions below.