Mark Zuckerberg vs Elon Musk in a cage fight ‘not a joke’: Meta CEO challenges Tesla boss

Mark Zuckerberg has accepted Elon Musk's challenge for a cage fight, with the Meta CEO posting on Instagram 'send me location'. Musk has responded with ‘Vegas Octagon’.

Govind Choudhary
Updated23 Jun 2023, 04:11 PM IST
Misha Fitton, an artist created the rivalry image of Musk and Zuckerberg using AI.
Misha Fitton, an artist created the rivalry image of Musk and Zuckerberg using AI.(Twitter:Misha Fitton/@MishaFitton)

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to fight Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla in a cage fight. In a response to Elon Musk's recent tweet, where Musk mentioned being "up for a cage fight," Zuckerberg retaliated and shared a screenshot of Musk's tweet along with a caption that read, "send me location."

Zuckerberg's Instagram post, which was verified as not a joke, has put the pressure on Musk to respond, reported The Verge. Meta spokesperson Iska Saric told the media publication that "The story speaks for itself." In reply, Musk has given a two-word response: “Vegas Octagon.”

Meta CEO's response to Elon Musk on Instagram.

Elon Musk replied to the Meta CEO with the address of the location and said, “Vegas Octagon.”

According to the report from The Verge,the Tesla CEO has been teasing Zuckerberg with provocative remarks on Twitter like "Zuck my 👅." Meanwhile, in an internal company meeting at Meta, Chief Product Officer Chris Cox expressed the belief that creators desire a version of Twitter that is "properly managed," which garnered enthusiastic responses from employees. In a recent podcast interview with Lex Fridman, Zuckerberg also expressed his longstanding belief that Twitter should have a user base of one billion people.

Meanwhile, the comment box on Musk's post has been flooded with hilarious memes. Twitteratti has already seems to taken sides. A user posted the Musk's image as him turned into Hulk.


While a user with the name “@kwmarkoff26656” warned the Musk about Zuckerberg knowing ju jitsu. He wrote, “Better be careful @elonmusk. I heard he does the ju jitsu now 😆 🤣 😂 😹 😆 🤣 😂 😹 😆.”

Moreover, another user twitted a small video of Zuckerberg training. With Meta CEO's combat skills and Elon Musk's huge body size, it would be interesting to see who wins the fight. 


Previously, Elon Musk challenged to Russian President Vladimir Putin amid the violent situation in Ukraine. Musk had take to Twitter and expressed his willingness to engage in a one-on-one fight with Putin, stating that the outcome would determine the fate of Ukraine.

In a tweet written in Russian, the American billionaire also asked if Putin would "accept this challenge" and mentioned the Kremlin's official account in the tweet.

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First Published:23 Jun 2023, 04:11 PM IST
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