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Pro boxers react to Mayweather-McGregor

Floyd Mayweather defeated Conor McGregor in the biggest fight in combat sports. See what the pro boxers in attendance and around the world had to say about the fight.

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For many boxing pros, the “biggest fight in combat sports,” aka Floyd Mayweather, Jr. vs. Conor McGregor, has been viewed as a gimmick, a farce and a slap in the face of those that have toiled away at the sweet science for years and years. To have the upstart McGrgegor come in with a 0-0 boxing record and get the biggest fight in history just didn’t sit well, and in the months-long buildup to tonight’s contest, they made themselves crystal clear via all forms of media.

Now that the fight is over, and we’ve all just borne witness to Floyd Mayweather’s victory over Conor McGregor via 10th round TKO, pugilists from around the globe are weighing in on tonight’s spectacle. Check out what your favorite pro boxers had to say about Mayweather-McGregor: