Fury was deducted a point in the second round for hitting KSI on the back of the head but he still managed to prevail.
KSI suffered his first professional defeat but could consider himself somewhat unfortunate, especially as Fury landed just 12 jabs during the fight.
One user on X described the decision to declare Fury as the winner as a ‘robbery’.
They wrote: ‘That’s a Robbery. That’s an absolute robbery. After a point deduction? That’s an absolute joke. Reaction from Tyson says how farcical that decision was.’
Many boxing fans were left angry at the decision to award Tommy Fury a win over KSI
Fury was deducted a point in the second round but still managed to prevail against KSI
Another observer added that the fight was a ‘sham’. They wrote: ‘What a mad circus but not a chance Tommy Fury beat KSI
‘Terrible referee and crazy scorecards hahaha that’s wild even for that sham of a scrap’.
One user also felt that KSI should have won the fight.
They wrote: ‘Sheeeeesh wanted to see Tommy win this but I felt with the point deduction and the work KSI was putting in it was very close and more on KSIs side, shame really. @KSI chin up you did fantastic.’
Another was adamant that KSI deserved to win.
They wrote: ‘KSIs won that surely.’
One individual stressed that KSI was ‘robbed’.
They wrote: ‘KSI GOT ROBBED. JAKE PAUL GOT DOMINATED. JAKE ISNT ON KSIS LEVEL’
In addition, another user called for KSI to appeal the decision.
They wrote: ‘I speak for everyone when i say KSI needs to appeal. Tommy didnt deserve it.’
Another fan was angry at the decision. They wrote: ‘It was 50/50 but the point deduction should’ve steered it KSIs way
‘He hit him on the back of the head THREE times and only lost points for one too
Another user expressed their disbelief at the decision.
They wrote: ‘I actually cant believe this In no way shape or form did Tommy fury win that fight KSI should’ve won that fight’.
KSI was left hugely frustrated by the decision, with many fans saying he should have won
One individual said that the judges were giving ‘free points’ to Fury.
They wrote: ‘The judges was just giving free points to Tommy Fury at this point KSI was robbed.’