(LAS VEGAS) — The Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas had some famous faces ringside on Saturday night.
According to People, the main event saw former presidential candidate Mitt Romney sitting only a few seats away from Jersey Shore star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi.
Romney and his wife Ann wouldn’t say who they were rooting for, but according to Pacquiao’s publicist, Mitt visited the boxer before the fight and said, “Hello Manny, I ran for president. I Lost.”
Snooki was at the event to support Dublin-born fighter Patrick Hyland, who was on the under card. Snooki lists boxing promoter as one of her many talents.
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