Social media platform has special emojis for this weekend’s mega-fight at T-Mobile Arena
WHAT is a big sporting event these days without it’s very own personalised emojis?
Twitter have joined in the fun ahead of Conor McGregor’s bout with Floyd Mayweather this week.
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The social media platform have created custom emojis for both fighters to mark the Las Vegas clash.
The Mayweather emoji shows the american boxer wearing sunglasses and a cap donning ‘The Money Team’ branding.
McGregor’s emoji, meanwhile, shows him also in sunglasses with a ginger beard and hair.
Typing #FloydMayweather or just #Mayweather will get you a Floyd emoji.
And, you guessed it, a Conor emoji will appear when #ConorMcGregor or #McGregor is typed in.
Both fighters weighed in at T-Mobile Arena on Friday with McGregor three pounds heavier than his opponent.
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