11:29am PT by Ryan Gajewski
'SNL' Airs "Pirated" Footage of Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight (Video)
Saturday Night Live took a swing at its competition.
The NBC sketch series, which aired opposite Saturday's Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao boxing match in parts of the country, opened this weekend's Scarlett Johansson-hosted episode with what it claimed to be a "pirated broadcast" of the fight.
Voiceover explained that, since the footage has been bootlegged, Pacquiao — played in the skit by castmember Aidy Bryant — "may appear to be a white woman with a fake goatee and a T-shirt."
The skit also took shots at Justin Bieber, portrayed by Kate McKinnon. The fighters were warned that, if one of them goes down, "Justin Bieber will be allowed in the ring, and he will do a very condescending dance in your direction."
The full sketch can be seen below.