Whatever happens on August 26th, both Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr are going to be even richer men than they currently are with both men expected to walk away with a nine-figure sum each for one night’s work.

The UFC star and the undefeated boxer will square off in a boxing match and the world is already looking forward too it.

After the fight was announced, plenty of famous athletes, ex-athletes and celebrities took to social media to give their thoughts.

Here’s what they had to say:

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