Cristiano Ronaldo and his son, Cristiano Ronaldo Jr., were in attendance for the “Day of Reckoning” boxing event on Saturday, December 23, 2023, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The event featured two heavyweight title fights: Anthony Joshua vs. Otto Wallin and Deontay Wilder vs. Joseph Parker.
Ronaldo, who plays for Al-Nassr FC in Saudi Arabia, was seen sitting ringside with his son. The two were dressed in suits and ties, and they looked excited to watch the fights.
Joshua, who is the current WBA, IBF, and WBO heavyweight champion, defeated Wallin by unanimous decision. Wilder, who is the former WBC heavyweight champion, also won by unanimous decision against Parker.
Ronaldo and his son were seen celebrating after both fights. It was clear that they enjoyed the event and were impressed by the performances of Joshua and Wilder.
The “Day of Reckoning” boxing event was a major success. It was the first time that Joshua and Wilder had fought since their controversial draw in 2018. The event also featured a number of other high-profile fights, including a middleweight title fight between Gennady Golovkin and Ryota Murata.
Ronaldo’s appearance at the event was a sign of his growing popularity in the Middle East. He is one of the most famous athletes in the world, and he has a large following in Saudi Arabia. His attendance at the event helped to generate excitement for the fights and helped to make the event a success.
It is unclear whether Ronaldo will attend any more boxing events in the future. However, his appearance at the “Day of Reckoning” event showed that he is a fan of the sport and that he is willing to support it.