San Francisco, Aug 7 – When Meta Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Monday stated that he was “prepared in the present day” to combat Elon Musk and was ready for the affirmation of the cage match date, X-owner reacted and stated “actual date continues to be in flux.”
On Threads, Zuckerberg posted a screenshot of Musk’s submit about lifting weights to organize for the combat, and stated, “I’m prepared in the present day. I urged Aug 26 when he first challenged, however he hasn’t confirmed. Not holding my breath.”
“I like this sport and can proceed competing with individuals who practice it doesn’t matter what occurs right here.”
Posting one other Musk’s assertion that the combat shall be live-streamed on X with all proceeds going to charity for veterans, Zuckerberg requested, “Shouldn’t we use a extra dependable platform that may truly increase cash for charity?”
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When a Threads consumer requested if the combat being streamed on X had been mutually agreed upon, Zuckerberberg replied, “Extra like ‘funding secured’.”
Commenting on Zuckerberg’s statements, Musk stated that the precise date of the cage combat “continues to be in flux”.
When an X consumer posted, “NEWS: Zuck states he is able to combat this month however has not heard again from @elonmusk.”
Musk replied: “Precise date continues to be in flux. I’m getting an MRI of my neck & higher again tomorrow.” “Could require surgical procedure earlier than the combat can occur. Will know this week.”
Responding to a different submit, he stated, “If the combat is brief, I in all probability win. If lengthy, he might win on endurance.” “I’m a lot larger and there’s a purpose MMA has weight divisions.”
Musk additionally stated, “I weigh at the least 300 lbs.”
“Aiming to get to 50 pound free weights this week. I construct muscle quick. Bodily endurance is my weak spot, so I’m aiming to make this fast,” he wrote on Sunday.
The speak of the cage combat initially began when Musk in June replied to a submit concerning the information that Meta was releasing a Twitter competitor.
“I’m certain Earth can’t wait to be completely underneath Zuck’s thumb with no different choices. At the least will probably be ‘sane’. Was anxious there for a second.”
To this, a consumer replied, “Higher watch out @elonmusk I heard he does the jiu-jitsu now”.
“I’m up for a cage match if he’s lol,” Musk replied.
Then, Zuckerberg posted a screenshot of the Tesla CEO’s assertion with the caption, “ship me location”.
Later, each have been seen coaching Jiu-Jitsu.