- Mike Tyson pit Solana in the ring against Ethereum in a Tweet.
- Boxing legends have been seen dabbling in blockchain and crypto.
- Solana recently hit a new all-time high of $214.96 on September 9, 2021.
Solana or Ethereum?
— Mike Tyson (@MikeTyson) September 9, 2021
Like before, this new tweet sparked a multitude of opinions between Solana supporters and Ethereum stans on the social platform. While many voiced their support for Solana (SOL), others chose Ethereum (ETH).
Sports and cryptocurrency have been starting to cross paths more often in recent times. Boxing, specifically, has been seen to integrate crypto often. In the fight against Logan Paul, undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather advertised EthereumMax.
Mayweather also launched his NFT collection Floyd’s World in OpenSea, with the highest prized going from 700 – 100 ETH. Aside from the obvious aim of making money, the collection wants to honor the boxer’s undisputed and undefeated boxing record.
Back in March, an NFT of boxer Muhammad Ali also been launched by Ethernity Chain. This was done in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the iconic “Fight of the Century.” The Non-Fungible Token has been dubbed by Ethernity Chain as the first-ever licensed “NFT of Historical Significance.”