WATCH: “Legit traumatized” – Billionaire Mark Zuckerberg’s squeamish reaction after Alexander Volkanovski got knocked out cold at UFC 298

At UFC 298, Mark Zuckerberg's visible shock at friend Alexander Volkanovski's defeat captures widespread attention, showcasing the intense, personal connections within the world of mixed martial arts.


WATCH: “Legit traumatized” – Billionaire Mark Zuckerberg’s squeamish reaction after Alexander Volkanovski got knocked out cold at UFC 298

Mark Zuckerberg had a squeamish reaction to Alexander Volkanovski knockout (Image via: IMAGO)

Billionaire businessman Mark Zuckerberg attended UFC 298. He was in the front row with his wife to his right and UFC CBO Hunter Campbell to his left. Moreover, Zuckerberg even walked out with Alexander Volkanovski for the main event fight. He has trained with Volkanovski and Israel Adesanya and is friends with them.

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Nonetheless, Volkanovski lost the featherweight title to Ilia Topuria at UFC 298. Topuria knocked out the Australian just as he predicted. The camera caught the reaction of Zuckerberg and his wife when the knockout happened. The knockout happened just in front of the Zuckerbergs. The billionaire businessman had a squeamish reaction to the knockout. It was not a surprise considering the friendship between Zuckerberg and Volkanovski.

Volkanovski’s knockout loss elicited weird reactions. An emotional fan at home punched a hole in his television after Volkanovski’s loss. Nonetheless, Zuckerberg’s reaction went viral, more than the emotional fan. This is due to the immense popularity of the billionaire businessman.

Zuckerberg is an avid MMA fan and has competed in Jiu-Jitsu. Moreover, Zuckerberg and Elon Musk had intentions to fight each other in MMA. UFC CEO Dana White liked to promote the fight with the Colosseum as a potential location. However, the fight did not materialize.

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Fight fans react to Mark Zuckerberg’s squeamish reaction

Mark Zuckerberg was visible throughout the UFC 298 broadcast as he was front row at the event. However, his screen time was not like that of Taylor Swift at the NFL games of Kansas City Chiefs. Zuckerberg even interacted with UFC bantamweight Merab Dvalishvili during his fight with Henry Cejudo. Dvalishvili and Zuckerberg had a hilarious interaction during the end of the bout’s second round. Zuckerberg had immense joy after Dvalishvili won the fight.

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Mark Zuckerberg had a squeamish reaction to Alexander Volkanovski’s knockout(Image via: X)

However, Zuckerberg did not react happily to the fight between Alexander Volkanovski and Ilia Topuria. He had a squeamish reaction when Topuria knocked out Volkanovski. His reaction went viral on social media. See how fight fans reacted to his reaction to the Volkanovski knockout.

If Zuckerberg’s reaction was squeamish, his wife’s reaction was even more scarier. Nonetheless, Volkanovski took the loss like a champion. Moreover, he was keen on a rematch in Spain. Furthermore, Topuria revealed that he had no problem with a rematch.

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