Bollywood actor Salman Khan was in attendance and was seated besides Football star Cristiano Ronaldo and his glamorous girlfriend, Georgina Rodriguez during the Tyson Fury Vs Francis Ngannou bout in Riyadh. Videos and photos of Salman and Ronaldo surfaced online, with fans getting excited about the legendary duo seated besides each other. (World Cup Coverage | More Sports News)
In a video, Salman can been watching the bout in the VVIP seats alongside Georgina and Cristiano.
Ronaldo is sitting with Salman bhai, Lucky ronaldo 💪🔥 pic.twitter.com/nntm7ASB0a— Prayag (@theprayagtiwari) October 29, 2023
Talking about the match, former UFC champion Francis Ngannou lost to reigning WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury by a split decision.
Two judges gave Fury the fight by scores of 96-93 and 95-94, and the other judge favored Ngannou 95-94.
Fury remained undefeated at 34-0-1 with 24 knockouts. Ngannou's UFC record was 17-3.
Besides Salman Khan, Cristiano Ronaldo and his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez, the match was also attended by Kanye West, Eminem, UFC headliner Conor McGregor and current and former boxing greats such as Sugar Ray Leonard and Manny Pacquiao.
(With AP inputs)