Boxing – On Twitter, Tyson Fury asked fans if they wanted to see him box Francis Ngannou with boxing rules and UFC gloves.
Unbeaten in 31 professional clashes, Tyson Fury is the current WBC and The Ring heavyweight champion. It was in 2015 that he became world champion for the first time by beating Wladimir Klitschko. He then seizes the Super WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO and The Ring titles. He then experienced a break in his career for three years. After a draw against Deontay Wilder in 2018, he finally managed to defeat him by TKO in 2020 to win the WBC and The Ring titles. Last October, he knocked him out again and kept both of his titles.
Francis Ngannou is the current UFC heavyweight champion. With a 16-3 record in MMA, he is riding a streak of 5 wins by knockout. He beat Curtis Blaydes, Cain Velasquez, Junior dos Santos, Jairzinho Rozenstruik, then dethroned champion Stipe Miocic. He will defend his belt against interim champion Ciryl Gane on January 22 at UFC 270. In an interview with TMZ Sports, Francis Ngannou had already mentioned Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury for possible boxing clashes.
This is precisely what might happen to believe a question Tyson Fury asked about Twitter. The latter asked: “Who would like to see me face this beast with boxing rules and UFC gloves?” “. Tyson Fury tagged Dana White and Francis Ngannou in this tweet which raises a lot of questions.