The event comes as Musk on Sunday mentioned that his potential in-person combat with Mark Zuckerberg could be streamed on his social media web site X.
Sharing a screenshot of Musk’s X put up on Threads, Zuckerberg mentioned, “Should not we use a extra dependable platform that may really increase cash for charity?” On Musk’s put up about making ready for the combat, Zuckerberg replied on Threads, saying “I’m prepared right now. I urged Aug 26 when he first challenged, however he hasn’t confirmed.” “Not holding my breath”, the Meta high boss added.
The 2 tech billionaires purportedly agreed to a “cage match” face-off in late June.
Zuckerberg is skilled in combined martial arts (MMA) and was not too long ago promoted to blue belt within the Brazilian self martial artwork and fight sports activities jiu-jitsu.
Musk posted on X Monday morning that he would select the World Wrestling Leisure (WWE) format for the combat.
“Am going with @WWE as my preventing fashion,” the Tesla chief and richest individual on the planet, mentioned.
The banter between Musk and Zuckerberg has gained social media consideration, particularly after Zuckerberg launched Threads, which is seen as a rival to the Musk-owned Twitter (now X).
It began when Musk, who owns X, responded to a tweet about Meta making ready to launch the purported ‘Twitter-killer’ Threads.
He took a dig concerning the world changing into “completely beneath Zuck’s thumb with no different choices” — however then one Twitter consumer jokingly warned Musk of Zuckerberg’s jiu-jitsu coaching.
“I like sport and can proceed competing with individuals who prepare it doesn’t matter what occurs right here,” Zuckerberg posted on Threads Monday. In truth, the Meta high boss has been utilizing Threads extensively for sharing updates, ever because the social media big launched Twitter’s rival final month.
With Musk’s file of tweeting about motion prematurely or with out following by way of, it’s but to be seen whether or not or not the 2 social media house owners really make it to the ring in Las Vegas.