In a highly controversial fight, Tyson Fury survived a knockdown in the second round to defeat Francis Ngannou in a 10-round boxing match on Saturday night in Saudi Arabia.
Despite being a mixed martial arts star, Ngannou put up a valiant effort against Fury, but ultimately it was not enough to earn the judges' decision.
Some have criticized the judges' ruling, arguing that Ngannou did enough to win the match. Regardless of the outcome, this fight will surely be the subject of much debate for some time to come.
In a stunning upset, Francis Ngannou, a Cameroonian MMA fighter, knocked down former WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury in the third round of their fight on Saturday night. The judges, however, awarded Fury a split-decision victory, prompting outrage from many observers who felt Ngannou should have won.
Despite the loss, Ngannou proved he could be a formidable opponent for any boxer, even though he was making his professional boxing debut. He is sure to continue to be a force to be reckoned with in the world of combat sports.