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See celebrities reaction to Tyson Fury and Francis Ngannou’s fight

“Daylight robbery”: Charles Okocha, Davido, and other people respond as Tyson Fury wins a viral fight against Francis Ngannou.

Inside the boxing ring, a fight is not so much about strength as it is about wits and reflexes. What matters most is being able to take a knockdown and keep going after it. The intense fight between Fury and Ngannou revealed this truth. Fury stopped in the third round, but he still won. Davido, Charles Okocha, and Tunde Ednut were all supporting Ngannou, yelling foul and declaring him the winner after he withstood the experienced champion with remarkable guts and determination.

The boxing phenom Tyson Fury preserved his undefeated record in a bout that ignited the internet, as he narrowly defeated Francis Ngannou, the formidable UFC fighter, via split decision.

Well-known Nigerian celebrities like Davido, Tunde Ednut, and Charles Okocha were not happy with the decision.

Francis Ngannou was cheated – Popular opinion

Claiming that the MMA master had been “robbed,” they proudly proclaimed Francis Ngannou the legitimate winner of the match.

On October 28, 2023, the WBC World Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury and the former UFC Heavyweight Champion Francis Ngannou engaged in a titanic fight that would go down in combat sports history. The fight took place on the sands of Saudi Arabia under the light of the desert moon.


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In front of a boisterous Saudi Arabian audience that included top international celebrities like Cristiano Ronaldo, Eminem, Kanye West, Mike Tyson, Isreal Adesanya, and others, Tyson Fury—dubbed the Gypsy King—fought his way to a well-deserved victory.

The tremendous boxing prowess of Francis, a former UFC title rival, surprised Fury, but he was able to preserve his perfect boxing record and unbeaten streak.

The Cameroonian-French mixed martial artist floored Tyson Fury with a devastating left hook in the third round, clearly dazed. But the 35-year-old showed incredible fortitude, progressively tiring out his opponent in the next few rounds to win by decision.


The fight culminated in a pulsating and controversial split decision, with scores of 94-95, 96-93, and 95-94, securing Fury’s narrow victory.

The combat sports community and internet forums are in uproar at this outcome, which supporters and Nigerian celebrities have labeled it a “daylight brobbery.”

Actor Charles Okocha posted a video of himself and his buddies yelling support for Francis Ngannou during the brawl.

In his accompanying message, he stated

“There’s nothing you gon tell me FRANCIS NGANNOU is my winner, forget about the broad day light robbery”

Celebrity Blogger, Tunde Ednut wrote;

“YOU ARE MY WINNER!! @francisngannou My own opinion Oo! I think he won, but they gave it Tyson Fury. Why?”

Afrobeats Superstar, Davido declared Francis as his winner.

He wrote:

“@francisngannou Stellar performance! DEF WON THAT!”

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