Former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou is set to face off against Tyson Fury, the reigning WBC heavyweight champion. This epic matchup promises fans a night of heart-pounding action and is scheduled for this Saturday in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
This bout marks Ngannou’s debut in the boxing ring, a momentous occasion for the Cameroonian powerhouse. The world watches with bated breath as he steps into a new arena, showcasing his unparalleled skill and determination.
Recently, boxing icon Tyson Fury has taken to mocking Anthony Joshua for his retreat to a hut without electricity in the heart of a forest. This four-day sojourn which was intended to send a message to Usyk, has become a subject of taunts from Fury. He also confidently predicted a sixth-round knockout against Ngannou.
In the heart of Saudi Arabia, one of the biggest MMA enthusiasts resides – none other than football icon Cristiano Ronaldo himself. The football legend has expressed a keen interest in meeting the former UFC heavyweight champion.
In a prior encounter back in January, Cristiano Ronaldo extended a warm welcome to Ngannou. The two also talked about the potential for hosting a major combat sports in this country.
During their recent reunion, the Al-Nassr star surprised Ngannou with an expensive gift – a timepiece valued at over $100,000. This exquisite creation is aptly named ‘Heart of Ronaldo.’ It is a limited edition from the renowned Jacob & Co brand.
Francis Ngannou also had the privilege of meeting Jacob Arabo, the co-owner of this prestigious brand. The brand is endorsed by Cristiano himself.
This monumental clash between Francis Ngannou and Tyson Fury promises to be a spectacle of extraordinary proportions. As the world watches, Riyadh stands as the perfect backdrop for this monumental event. This event could potentially be a historic moment in the combat sports history.