Celebs gather for what was has been dubbed the 'Fight of the Century'

2015-05-04 09:31

Los Angeles - Beyoncé and Jay Z were among stars who watched the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on Saturday night.

The Drunk in Love hitmaker was spotted ringside in a daring red jacket with rapper husband Jay Z for the match at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino, where they sat alongside stars including Lewis Hamilton, Donald Trump, P. Diddy, Jake Gyllenhaal and Robert de Niro.


Other famous faces in attendance included Paris Hilton, who wore a sheer metallic top, DJ Diplo and athlete Michael Jordan.

Retired boxer Mike Tyson also turned up to watch the fight, as well as rapper Nicki Minaj, Birdman actor Michael Keaton, actress Drew Barrymore and In Da Club hitmaker 50 Cent.

A photo posted by Nicki Minaj (@nickiminaj) on

South Africa was also represented with the Minister of Sport Fikile Mbalula in attendance as well as Metro FM DJ Tbo Touch.

Showtime. May the best man win

A photo posted by Tbo Touch (@iamtbotouch) on

Meanwhile, other high profile stars took to social media to share snaps of where they were watching the legendary fight.

Kim Kardashian West revealed her and husband Kanye West had decided to watch on a comfy sofa along with pals Gabrielle Union, Dwayne Wade, and La La and Carmelo Anthony.

Fight Night!

A photo posted by Kim Kardashian West (@kimkardashian) on

One Direction star Niall Horan also had his say on the fight by commentating on Twitter, where he praised 38-year-old Floyd.

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