Watch Conor McGregor Celebrate After Losing to Floyd Mayweather: 'We Can Still Party Like' I Won
In a video posted by TMZ, the 29-year-old Irish pro fighter is in high spirits at Las Vegas’ Encore Beach Club at Night, dressed in a festive suit with his home country’s flag proudly draped over his shoulders.
“It didn’t go our way, but we [can] still party like it did go our way,” McGregor addressed the cheering crowd while tunes like Fat Joe‘s “All the Way Up” and Notorious B.I.G.‘s “Hypnotize” play in the background.
“May have lost this battle, but the world goes on,” he added.
McGregor kicked off a two-year Wynn Nightlife residency at multiple locations throughout the Wynn Las Vegas, first enjoying dinner at Asian spot Andrea’s before hitting up Encore Beach Club — where he was presented with a trophy welcoming him to the Wynn Nightlife family.
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The night of partying came after Mayweather, 40, defeated the UFC lightweight champion by TKO after 10 rounds in the latter’s debut boxing match. Mayweather’s win gives him an incredible 50-0 undefeated career — a record the boxing legend came out of retirement yet again to clinch.
- With reporting by MELODY CHIU