Fight Night (Photo feature)

Fans turn out in droves for Mayweather/McGregor fight

Kyndall Rutz, fan of McGregor, dons a Buffalo Wild Wings beard to capture the look of his favorite fighter. (Journal photo by Rachel Oakely)
Ryan Spera of Chicago cheers as McGregor enters the ring. (Journal photo by Rachel Oakely)
From left, Abbi Dufour, Krista Wunsch and Brendan West-Hooper enjoy beers before the fight begins. West-Hooper chose formal attire in solidarity with the fashion style of McGregor. (Journal photo by Rachel Oakley)
Floyd Mayweather Jr., left, swings at Conor McGregor in a super welterweight boxing match Saturday, Aug. 26, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)

Fans of combat sports gathered at Buffalo Wild Wings Saturday night to catch the self-proclaimed “biggest fight ever,” a boxing match between former multi-weight champion Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion, Conor McGregor.