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In a clash of titans, British heavyweight Tyson Fury claimed a controversial split decision win over former UFC fighter Francis Ngannou. The fight, which was a unique crossover event, saw the best in boxing take on the best in MMA. However, the decision has sparked debates.

The Fight: Fury’s Victory
Tyson Fury, the World Heavyweight Champion, faced off against Francis Ngannou, the former Ultimate Fighting Championship champion. The fight took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and was a spectacle that had fans on the edge of their seats.

Fury won the fight via a split decision. The scores were 96-93, 95-94 in favor of Fury, and 94-95 in favor of Ngannou. Despite being knocked down by Ngannou in the third round, Fury managed to recover and secure the win.

The Controversy: Ngannou’s Performance
Despite the loss, Ngannou’s performance was highly praised. He managed to knock down Fury in the third round and looked like a legitimate heavyweight contender throughout the fight. His performance was so impressive that it led to questions and calls for a rematch.

Ngannou himself called out the judging in his split decision loss. He expressed disappointment with the decision but remained optimistic about his future in boxing.

The Prospect of a Rematch
The controversy has led to discussions about a potential rematch. While Fury has stated that he would give Ngannou a rematch, he also mentioned that he would face Oleksandr Usyk before facing Ngannou again.

However, given Ngannou’s impressive performance and the controversy surrounding the decision, many fans are eager to see a rematch. Only time will tell if this highly anticipated rematch will take place.

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Despite the controversy surrounding the decision, both fighters demonstrated their prowess in the ring. As we look forward to potential future matchups, one thing is certain – this fight has left an indelible mark on both boxing and MMA.

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