El actor Hafthor Bjornsson, known for his role as ‘The Mountain’ in ‘Game of Thrones’, premiered in a boxing match. He stepped into the ring to face Steven Ward in a three-round exhibition fight. Bjornsson prepares his September fight before the British Eddie Hall, known as ‘The Beast’.
The combat, which took place at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai. “What an experience! Many thanks to Steven Ward for doing this with me. What a champion! A great guy and an absolute warrior in the ring “‘La Montaa’ commented after the fight.
Ward signed the best shot of the evening. He connected with his fist to Bjornsson’s face which started to bleed. “I’ve never been in the ring with someone this size. Initially it was just going to be training and I was going to help him with that technical aspect, but in the end I ended up doing a show with the former strongest man in the world,” Ward said.
“It was great! Thanks for all the positive comments. I will do more exhibition matches in preparation for my main fight than it will be in September. Who should I fight now? “Asked the island actor.