- Tyson Fury defeated Deontay Wilder in his trilogy fight on Saturday evening
- The Gypsy King ends the match with an 11th round knockout
- Conor McGregor took to Twitter to congratulate both men on their performances
Conor McGregor took to social media on Sunday to praise Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder after the thrilling climax of their trilogy in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Both men struck the canvas during the bout before Fury eventually achieved a brutal knockout in the 11th round.
McGregor wrote on Twitter, ‘Great fight that. ‘Both warriors, both winners. It’s hard not to be impressed by the sticks out there. against a much older man and almost got it done. great fight. The 40lb difference in weight is a lot. Fair play both men there, very funny fights they have together. respect.
Conor McGregor cheered Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder on social media on Sunday
‘Their skill levels are unique but very close. A great heavyweight trilogy that was. I love when it’s fixed and both have a respectable performance.
‘Famine in the ring Not a freak injury etc Fake celebration after etc You know the gig, God bless the real in this world.
‘Congratulations Tyson and Paris. Me and Dee are so happy for you and the kids. Congratulations to Deonte and Teli too.
‘It was great meeting you guys recently. One was showing genuine pride, and could have gone either way. Wonderful! Happy Sunday now today with Cheddar and may God bless