Fb founder Mark Zuckerberg can change his standing to MMA sparring companion.
The Meta CEO posted a video of himself sparring with blended martial artist Khai “The Shadow” Wu earlier than the latter made his UFC debut with a loss by unanimous choice Saturday night time in opposition to Joshua Dillon.
Zuckerberg’s video on Instagram — which had greater than 4 million views as of Sunday afternoon — confirmed him exchanging punches and kicks and wrestling on the ground with the 27-year-old Wu.
“Yo!!! F****** superior Mark!” former UFC champ Conor McGregor commented on the put up.
The 38-year-old Zuckerberg lately had acknowledged an curiosity in MMA on a latest look on the Joe Rogan Expertise podcast.
“I actually like watching UFC … however I additionally like doing the game,” Zuckerberg mentioned. “It’s as a result of I’ve a connection to it. Since COVID, I acquired tremendous into browsing and foiling, after which actually into MMA. I do know lots of people who do it.
“MMA is like the right factor. As a result of it’s like, if you happen to cease paying consideration for one second, you’re gonna find yourself on the underside.”