The legendary Evander Holyfield will make his sudden return to boxing this night (Sat., Sept. 11, 2021) stay on FITE TV pay-per-view (PPV) from inside Seminole Onerous Rock Lodge & On line casino in Hollywood, Fla., when the previous heavyweight champion of the world meets former UFC champion Vitor Belfort inside the squared circle.
Belfort, who was initially anticipated to battle Oscar De La Hoya at this occasion, can be making his skilled boxing debut. The MMA knockout artist came upon only one week in the past that his opponent for tonight could be Holyfield after De La Hoya pulled out of the battle as a result of COVID. It’s actually a giant swap, however “Phenom” appears prepared nonetheless to place a hurting on a former world champion and develop into the subsequent MMA star to have success inside the boxing ring.
Holyfield, however, has nothing left to show. The 58-year-old legend has been concerned in among the greatest heavyweight fights of all time and is stepping up on quick discover to show his expertise remains to be measurable inside the ring. “Actual Deal” additionally jumped at a chance to attain a pleasant PPV payday and to place himself for extra high-profile matchups heading into subsequent 12 months.
Forward of Saturday’s principal occasion battle followers can try the complete battle video preview for Holyfield vs. Belfort above, courtesy of Triller’s “Legends II” docuseries. We’ll have to attend and see if Holyfield is biting off greater than he can chew or if Belfort can cease a residing legend in his skilled boxing debut.
Mania will ship LIVE protection of the FITE pay-per-view (PPV) principal card RIGHT HERE, kicking off at 7 p.m. ET.