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What was Justin Bieber doing at Floyd Mayweather’s big fight?

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Floyd Mayweather is used to making a big impression but even for a man nicknamed ‘Money’, his ring entrance prior to his win over Marcos Maidana was particularly flashy.

Mayweather, who beat Maidana in a majoirty decision to unify their welterweight titles, roped in two of music’s most influential figures to accompany him to the ring in Las Vegas.

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On his right was rapper Lil Wayne, performing his new track ‘Believe Me’ as Mayweather moved ominously to the ring.

And on his left was a certain Justin Bieber, who has become great pals with the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world and was enjoying the spotlight before, during and after the huge bout.

After Mayweather's victory, Bieber told his 51.3 million followers on Twitter:

It is not the first time that Bieber and Lil Wayne have accompanied Mayweather on a ring walk, but certainly the first time that they have been joined by a whole circus troupe too.

The Canadian pop sensation even joined his boxing buddy for a pre-fight health spa earlier this week and Bieber has previously performed at Mayweather’s 13-year-old daughter’s birthday.

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But as Saturday night proved, he is now a firm fixture in the Mayweather camp having first joined the team for the win over Canelo Alvarez in September.

You can see Mayweather's flashy ring entrance in the video below.

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