It was one of the fights of the year so far.
When Conor McGregor steps into the octagon, the world watches and last night was no exception. McGregor avenged his loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 196 but earning a majority decision win over Diaz last night in Las Vegas.
Following the fight, celebrities from around the world took to twitter to show their appreciation for both fighters. Check out the best of them below:
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) August 21, 2016
Bloodbath. Who do u think won? pic.twitter.com/DN15fmVSx2
— David Spade (@DavidSpade) August 21, 2016
Conor wanted this fight at 170 again. Went to school on the loss. And dug deep when it mattered most. Incredible.
— Jim Rome (@jimrome) August 21, 2016
What a fight wow @ufc
— Dillon Francis (@DILLONFRANCIS) August 21, 2016
— Coach (@CMPunk) August 21, 2016
I fux with Nate Diaz!
— Lil Wayne WEEZY F (@LilTunechi) August 21, 2016
What a sport. So pure. Don't like decisions but glad we saw 5 rounds with two warriors going at it. Can the trilogy come soon please #UFC202
— Daniel Ricciardo (@danielricciardo) August 21, 2016
— James Diags (@JamesBennewith) August 21, 2016
— Lennox Lewis (@LennoxLewis) August 21, 2016
Incredible fight and if every @ufc pay-per view was just these two fighting I would still buy them.
— Theo Rossi (@Theorossi) August 21, 2016
what a fight.. the king is back @TheNotoriousMMA
— Kristaps Porzingis (@kporzee) August 21, 2016
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) August 21, 2016
— Mario Lopez (@MarioLopezExtra) August 21, 2016
— Gordon Ramsay (@GordonRamsay) August 21, 2016
Great fight man. Two warriors.
— Dwight Howard (@DwightHoward) August 21, 2016
'The king is back' – what a fight and performance! You are unstoppable @TheNotoriousMMA 🇮🇪
— Katie Taylor (@KatieTaylor) August 21, 2016
— Andre Drummond (@AndreDrummondd) August 21, 2016
— Wilmer Valderrama (@WValderrama) August 21, 2016
— Big Cat (@_BIGCAT) August 21, 2016
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Amazing fight @TheNotoriousMMA Showed true heart/balls and guts. Well done, have a good rest. See you soon. Call me, we need to talk 😉
— Amir Khan (@amirkingkhan) August 21, 2016