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Professional fighters react after Francis Ngannou books boxing match with Anthony Joshua

Several pro fighters have reacted after news broke that Francis Ngannou will be boxing Anthony Joshua this coming March. It was just yesterday afternoon when MMA journalist Ariel Helwani announced that the former UFC heavyweight champion, Ngannou (0-1), had booked his second professional boxing bout against former WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony

Professional fighters react after Francis Ngannou books boxing match with Anthony Joshua

A number of professional fighters have reacted after information broke that Francis Ngannou might be boxing Anthony Joshua this coming March. Francis Ngannou

It was simply yesterday afternoon when MMA journalist Ariel Helwani introduced that the previous UFC heavyweight champion, Ngannou (0-1), had booked his second skilled boxing bout in opposition to former WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (27-3).

The ‘Ngannou vs. Joshua’ struggle might be contested over ten rounds and happen on March 9 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Francis Ngannou (17-3 MMA) after all made his skilled boxing debut this previous October when he squared off with reigning WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury. Regardless of being an infinite betting underdog, ‘The Predator’ shocked the world by flattening ‘The Gypsy King’ and taking the struggle to the judges’ scorecards. Though he wound up struggling a cut up choice defeat, Ngannou’s inventory solely rose within the controversial setback.

Anthony Joshua, Otto Wallin, Boxing, Day of Reckoning

As for Anthony Joshua, the British heavyweight most just lately competed a final month’s ‘Day of Reckoning’ occasion, the place he scored a fifth-round TKO victory over Otto Wallin (see that here). That end marked Joshua’s third win in a row, as he had beforehand scored victories over Robert Helenius and Jermaine Franklin.

Following the blockbuster ‘Ngannou vs. Joshua’ announcement, a number of professional fighters took to ‘X‘ the place they shared their respective ideas on the reserving.

Take a look at these reactions under:

Whaaaat? Wow didn’t count on that! https://t.co/gbk7M4bzi3

— Matt Brown (@IamTheImmortal) January 5, 2024

“Whaaaat? Wow didn’t count on that!” – Matt Brown.

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Whoooooa! @francis_ngannou v Joshua is Official!! First he took out Fury is Joshua subsequent? 👀 https://t.co/XbmnRSQXcK

— Brendan Schaub (@BrendanSchaub) January 5, 2024

Whoooooa! Francis Ngannou vs. Anthony Joshua is Official!! First he took out Fury is Joshua subsequent?” – Brendan Schaub.

Wow. Mannnnn good for Francis 💰💰💰 https://t.co/QxmQBDbrP3

— Randy Costa (@RandyCosta135) January 5, 2024

“Wow. Mannnnn good for Francis $$$” – Randy Costa.

Francis Ngannou preventing Anthony Joshua in his 2nd boxing match its gangster af!

He is preventing guys who will not even struggle one another 😅 pic.twitter.com/UujW6qvsJ4

— Megan Anderson (@MeganAnderson) January 5, 2024

“Francis Ngannou preventing Anthony Joshua in his 2nd boxing match its gangster af! He’s preventing guys who gained’t even struggle one another.” – Megan Anderson.

Truthful play to Francis ngannou, two heavyweight high canines again to again 👏🏼👏🏼

— Arnold billy allen (@Arnoldbfa) January 5, 2024

“Truthful play to Francis ngannou, two heavyweight high canines again to again.” – Arnold Allen.

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Francis Ngannou is among the biggest sports activities tales ever.

— Sean O’Connell (@realOCsports) January 5, 2024

“Francis Ngannou is among the biggest sports activities tales ever.” – Sean O’Connell.

Confirmed: @anthonyjoshua vs @francis_ngannou is signed to happen throughout @RiyadhSeason 🔥

Combat date and Kick-off press convention particulars to be launched subsequent week! #JoshuaNgannou @Turki_alalshikh | @Queensberry pic.twitter.com/igCl6Jfq9Z

— Matchroom Boxing (@MatchroomBoxing) January 5, 2024

Do you suppose Francis Ngannou will be capable to upset Anthony Joshua when the pair collide on March 9 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia?

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