After the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, figures across the combat sports world shared their reactions to the news.
On Thursday, September 8, the Queen passed away at 96-years-old at her Scottish estate, Balmoral. With her reign now coming to an end after 70 years, it makes her the longest reigning monarch in British history, and the second longest reigning monarch in world history, behind King Louis XIV of France (72 years).
One of the world’s most beloved and notable cultural icons, her passing has triggered a host of heartfelt reactions from figures like Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury, and Dana White.
Sending love and stay strong 🇬🇧 pic.twitter.com/qqtLMwDH8l
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) September 8, 2022
x. Rest well my Queen. You’ve been a part of my life since I was born. pic.twitter.com/no9ha582xI
— William Regal (@RealKingRegal) September 8, 2022
Rest In Peace 🤍 https://t.co/Nu5i6f0h8Y
— Anthony Joshua (@anthonyjoshua) September 8, 2022
— Amir Khan (@amirkingkhan) September 8, 2022