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(Reuters) -Elon Musk stated in a social networks post that his suggested cage battle with Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg would be live-streamed on social networks platform X, previously called Twitter.
The social networks magnates have actually been egging each other into a combined martial arts cage match in Las Vegas because June.
“Zuck v Musk fight will be live-streamed on X. All proceeds will go to charity for veterans,” Musk stated in a post on X early on Sunday early morning, without offering any more information.
Earlier on Sunday, Musk had actually stated on X that he was “lifting weights throughout the day, preparing for the fight”, including that he did not have time to exercise so brings the weights to work.
When a user on X asked Musk the point of the battle, Musk reacted by stating “It’s a civilized form of war. Men love war”.
Meta did not react to a Reuters ask for discuss Musk’s post.
The brouhaha started when Musk stated in a June 20 post that he was “up for a cage match” with Zuckerberg, who is trained in jiujitsu.
A day later on, Zuckerberg, 39, who has actually published photos of matches he has actually won on his business’s Instagram platform, asked Musk, 51, to “send location” for the proposed throwdown, to which Musk responded “Vegas Octagon”, describing an occasions centre where combined martial arts (MIXED MARTIAL ARTS) champion bouts are held.
Musk then stated he would begin training if the cage battle took shape.